Just over the border from St.George, Mesquite is a great place for a quick getaway, but coming from clear up in Salt Lake City, it's not always easy to get make the roundtrip in time. Mesquite's casinos
have banded together to provide a hassle-free experience in getting there from Salt Lake City. --- Fly from SLC to St. George, with a shuttle that takes you to the Casablanca Resort and Casino for a two-night stay. Flights leave throughout the day on Friday, and return you by Sunday evening, making a quick weekend getaway a snap.
Starting as low as $350 for two people, the package includes a round trip flight from SLC to St. George, with service and baggage handling to and from the St. George airport. Once you're in Mesquite, there's tons to do: Play golf at the Casablanca or the Palms Golf Club, or if the spa is more your speed, you can instead visit the Casablanca Resort's spa for a facial, massage, or salon pedicure. Casino-credit deals are also available. What are you waiting for? Get out of town!
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