Escape to the exotic – a world tantalizing to the imagination and the senses. The Mirage. Vegas Starts Here™. The Mirage is a luxury hotel located at the very center of the Las Vegas Strip and is only a few miles from McCarran Airport. Guest rooms are among the most finely appointed in the world, featuring elegant traditional color schemes. Breathtaking views of the tropical pool, majestic mountains or the Las Vegas Strip come with every luxurious room. The hotel has completed a major $38 million dollar renovation to the guest rooms that updated color schemes, room amenities, and furnishings. This tropically themed resort features an indoor rainforest and the lobby features a 20,000 gallon aquarium and a sanctuary for rare white tigers.