The Sands was the second home of the Rat Pack (Sinatra edition), the place you could see, on stage or in the audience, Marlene Dietrich, Louis Armstrong, Judy Garland, Nat King Cole and countless other stars, when that word had currency. Though somewhat fallen from its former pedestal, the concierge, Maurice, still "knows someone" in every major location and service industry in town. If he can't acquire it, it's one of the few genuinely safe bets in the area that it can't be got.