Bedbugs check in to some popular Las Vegas hotels. Guests may leave with new travel companions

February 22, 2024

At least four guests staying in hotels on the Las Vegas Strip have reportedly encountered bedbugs in their rooms between September and January. (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)What happens in Las Vegas doesn't always stay in Las Vegas. While bedbugs themselves don't experience wanderlust, world travelers who flock to major tourist destinations — such as Las Vegas — may find themselves with bedbugs as their new travel companions. Steve Hill, president and chief executive of the visitors authority, told the Las Vegas Review-Journal that there were 300 events leading up to the game across Las Vegas. Chicago topped the list, while Los Angeles ranked fifth and Las Vegas entered the list for the first time at No.