Monday, Jan. 17, 2005 | 10:41 a.m.
Two Las Vegas properties have joined 22 others from Nevada on AAA's Four Diamond Award list.
The Hotel at Mandalay Bay and Andre's French Restaurant are newcomers to the prestigious list of top-notch lodging and dining properties published by the 300,000-member travel organization.
AAA inspects more than 50,000 establishments every year in a program established in 1937.
Other Southern Nevada Four Diamond lodging winners for 2005 include Green Valley Ranch and Hyatt Regency Lake Las Vegas in Henderson and Caesars Palace, the Golden Nugget, Mandalay Bay, Paris Las Vegas, Treasure Island, the Mirage and the Venetian in Las Vegas.
Southern Nevada Four Diamond restaurant winners for 2005 include Henderson's Medici Cafe and Terrace and 3950 Restaurant, Aureole, Eiffel Tower Restaurant and Michaels in Las Vegas.