200 S. 1st St.


Golden Hotel

1969-1984

Golden Hotel Las Vgeas, NV coupon
Golden Hotel postcard
An application for four men to buy the Golden Hotel in Las Vegas for $625,000 is recommended for approval on January 16, 1969 by the Nevada gaming control Board.

Richard Golden,  Italo Ghelfi, Robert F. Picardo, and Louis A. Navone would each hold 25% interest in the hotel, formerly the Elwell. Ghelfi,, Picardo and Navone are stockholders in the Golden Gate casino.  
The application comes up for final approval January 21, 1969.
{Las Vegas Sun January 17, 1969}


In 1984 the Golden Nugget bought the Golden Hotel and had it torn down to build a parking garage for their property.

Corner of First and Carson. Hotel Elwell, New Pioneer Club Hotel, Golden Hotel, and Golden Nuggett Parking structure at 200 S. 1st St.
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