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RENO

 

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Reno

 

 

 

Reno is the county seat of Washoe County, Nevada, United States. The city has a population of 225,221 and is the most populous Nevada city outside of the Las Vegas metropolitan area.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOTELS and RESORTS

 

PEPPERMILL RENO HOTEL

 

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Peppermill Reno Hotel

You don’t have to be a high roller to feel – and live – like one at our No. 1 Top 10 Reno Casino Resorts list pick. Peppermill Reno Hotel Casino is known to be the best of the best in this Nevada gambling town, and with more than 60 awards to prove it, it’s a sure bet you’re going to win big here.

Spa Toscana, pools, Jacuzzis, restaurants, bars, lounges, business center, fitness center, arcade, shopping, wedding chapel, concierge services and car rental services.

 

 

ELDORADO HOTEL CASINO

Eldorado Reno Hotel Casino, Reno Nevada’s most exciting hotel for great entertainment, dining, and casino fun! Named Reno’s Best Rooms and Suites by Casino Player Magazine, the Eldorado offers a convenient downtown Reno location within walking distance of the National Bowling Stadium, the Reno River Walk, the Reno Arts District and the University of Nevada.

 

 

 

 

 

 

GALLERIES

 

 

RENO TAHOE

Maybe it’s the incredibly blue skies, the quality of light, the crisp mountain air, or simply, the sublime vistas of the Sierra Nevada that is the reason why so many artists self-select to live here. The mix of galleries in Reno Tahoe comprise a vibrant kaleidoscope of the artistic experience. You will be pleasantly surprised at the diversity and quality of art work available. Whether you are just “gallery hopping” or are a serious buyer or collector, you will find each gallery is unique.

 

STREMMEL GALLERY

 

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Stremmel Gallery

 

 

Stremmel Gallery specializes in contemporary paintings, drawings, and sculptures by mid-career and established American and European artists.  Founded in 1969, Stremmel Gallery is located in a 6,500 square-foot, architecturally award-winning building in Reno’s Midtown District.  Stremmel Gallery offers a wide range of amenities including the sale of modern and contemporary art, painting restoration, commercial and residential installations, and warehousing of fine art.  Stremmel Gallery Frame Shop is a resource for museum-quality conservation framing of the highest standards, from contemporary to period-style hand carved gold leaf frames.

 

 

 

 

 

 

DESIGN SHOPS

 

FANCY DESIGN JEWELRY & REPAIR

 

Offer in house Jewelry/Watch repairs and Expert Diamond Setting & Jewelry Repair On Premises.

Custom made jewelry is specialty if you have a design in mind or need help drafting up ideas we offer custom work in all shapes and sizes from gold and silver to rare valuable gem stones with diamonds.

Located on the corner of Hubbard Way and Wrondel just off of Virginia St from the Peppermill Resort Casino.

 

 

HORSESHOE JEWELRY AND LOAN

 

Horseshoe Jewelry and Loan has been a family owned business for well over 35 years in Reno. they have a great reputation and a loyal following.

There are three jewelers on staff to handle any type of jewelry repair needs. they do custom designing and special order work in gold, platinum and silver.

 

 

DESIGN CENTERS

 

DESIGN OUTDOOR

 

At Design Outdoor offer extensive range of products includes pavers, retaining walls, water features, outdoor fire pits, outdoor lighting, stone & masonry, BBQ islands and imported pottery.

 

EVCO INTERIORS

 

For over 50 years Evco Interiors has been providing quality custom interior services to  community. Evco Interiors has been family owned and operated since 1959.

 

 

DAVE’S DESIGN CENTER

 

Serving the Northern and Central California and Nevada home building communities with carpet, hardwood, vinyl, ceramic tile, natural stone, and window coverings.

Featuring a creative atmosphere staffed by professional design consultants to help create dream homes.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUMS

 

A MUSEUM of IDEAS

 

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Museum of Ideas

The Nevada Museum of Art is the only accredited art museum in the state of Nevada. Recognized for following best practices as outlined by the American Association of Museums, the Museum is committed to continuous institutional improvement and change. the Museum joins the ranks of other significant institutions such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Just 5% of all museums in the USA earn AAM accreditation.

 

THE NATIONAL AUTOMOBILE MUSEUM

 

The National Automobile Museum in Reno is among the best of its kind in the world. The National Automobile Museum features cars from the dawn of the automobile age through the present day. The National Automobile Museum is also called The Harrah Collection because most of the vehicles on display are from late casino mogul William F. Harrah

 

MARK TWAIN MUSEUM

Most people don’t realize that Samuel Clemens, the famous American writer also known as Mark Twain, got his literary start in this Old West city. After a brief stint trying to strike it rich mining gold (he was ultimately unsuccessful), Mark Twain went to work for Virginia City’s Territorial Enterprises newspaper. The original printing presses and work desks still remain in the basement, which is now a gift shop. It’s a small place but impressive.

 

SPARK HERITAGE MUSEUM

The history of Sparks revolves around mining and railroads, and this museum provides great insight into the history of these two important resources, along with a fascinating collection of related artifacts and memorabilia.

 

 

WINERIES

 

THE WHISPERING VINE WINE COMPANY

 

The Whispering Vine Wine Company has been Reno’s leading source for fine wine and incredible prices for over twelve years. Two convenient locations, they offer a combined selection of over 2,900 different wines with 1,500 under $20 and over 450 wines under $10.

 

TOTAL WINE & MORE

 

Total Wine & More is America‘s Wine Superstore—the country‘s largest independent retailer of fine wine.They started in 1991 when brothers David and Robert Trone opened two wine stores in Delaware. They currently operate over 85 superstores across 14 states and are growing rapidly. Located in Virginia Street, Reno.

 

CRAFT & BEER

 

Craft Wine & Beer is a bottle shop located in Midtown Reno. Carry many bottles of wine, beer, spirits, some soda, and even some of honey. Favorite bottles come from small farmers or brewers who ferment good things grown by themselves or people they know well.

 

 

LUXURY PROPERTIES

 

SLEEK ONE LEVEL LUXURY HOME

 

US $ 2,455,000.

The sleek design of this one level luxury home is one of a kind in the Reno area. Premium 1.33 acre lot with stunning city, mountain and golf course views. Separate luxurious master suite, library/office and guest wing with 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. Sophisticated great room plus formal dining. Extremely private. Gated golf community of ArrowCreek in SW Reno at the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. Close to Lake Tahoe, skiing and Reno-Tahoe International Airport.

 

SPECIAL HOME IN A SPECTACULAR RENO SETTING

 

US $ 2,235,000.

A special home in a spectacular setting with stunning views of the city and mountains. Meticulously maintained custom home perched in Eaglenest with stucco and Honey Ledgestone exterior, a regulation lap pool, hot tub, outdoor BBQ, a 3 car garage plus an oversized 2 car garage with storage rooms. The lower garage is attached to the family room complete with exercise area, wet bar and surround sound for media. The finishes are elegant. Cherry wood with 8 foot interior doors & Baldwin hardware. New paint inside and out.

 

ABSOLUTELY STUNNING EXECUTIVE DESIGNED HOME

 

US $ 1,550,000

This is an absolutely stunning executive home designed by Phil Gilanfer and built by Zahler Custom Homes, a luxury home builder in CA and NV. Nestled in the heart of Montreux, originally constructed for the President of Zahler. This is a five star residence featuring the finest in design and finishes.

 

 

 POINTS of INTEREST

 

UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO

 

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University of Nevada, Reno

The University of Nevada, Reno, is a teaching and research university established in 1874 and located in Reno, Nevada, USA. It is the land grant institution for the state of Nevada.