Excalibur, Las Vegas Excalibur Hotel and Casino opened in June 1990, as what was then the largest hotel in the world. There are now 3,981 guest rooms, including 41 suites. The hotel also has a gym, four heated pools, two waterfalls, two water slides, two whirlpool spas and 19 cabanas Excalibur is located at the Tropicana – Las Vegas Boulevard intersection on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada. The Excalibur race and sports book features a bar inside the book and food service is available throughout. The sportsbook has 12 TV’s plus four big screens which can be combined into one or two giant screens for a big sports betting event like the Super Bowl. The sportsbook has five rows of leather chairs, with a few more round tables and chairs behind those. There’s a large betting board with the day’s Vegas odds and sports betting lines constantly on display.