Here is a list of the best of the best in American casinos, according to us:
GOLD COAST HOTEL & CASINO – Las Vegas
Located minutes away from the Las Vegas Strip, this casino has been around since 1986 but has since undergone major improvement since. Now, you can find restaurants serving innumerable cuisines, numerous live entertainment gigs, and of course, an action-filled casino with every type of gaming machine and table known to man.
Gold Coast is home to more than 2000 slot and video poker machines varying in bets of all sizes. If you prefer table games, you’ll find 49 tables including Blackjack, Pai Gow, Craps, Roulette and all their variations. And yes, a high-roller room is open to those of you who have deep pockets and like to play big. You can also indulge in a bit of betting on Keno numbers or sport events here. If you’re a fan of Bingo, you can take a seat in the 720 seat bingo room and expect the room to get filled with noise and excitement.
The Gold Coast also boasts of a state-of-the-art fitness centre and a 70-lane bowling alley. When you are out of energy and looking for some relaxation, you can stay at one of their luxurious renovated rooms.
Ultimately, it’s 86,000 square feet of pure entertainment!
FOXWOODS – Connecticut
Foxwoods is the largest casino resort in North America, nestled in an idyllic setting amidst Connecticut forest. It has not one, not two, but six casinos! The resort also houses four hotels and restaurants ranging from gourmet to express.
It is one of the largest casinos, with not a moment of dullness. Enter the casino floor and you will be faced with an air of wild exuberance with cheers and jeers all around and more than 6,300 slot machines. These machines range from a few pennies to $100 a spin, and over 350 table games featuring Baccarat, Blackjack, Craps, Pai Gow, Roulette, Caribbean Stud, Let It Ride and Sic Bo. You’ll also find 100 different poker tables, daily tournaments and sit and go events.
The megasized 3,600-seat bingo hall features high stakes games as well as regular games two times per day. As you make your way through the floor, you can tune into the live Keno drawing held every 6 minutes.
When you want to take a break from the nonstop casino action, you can visit the retro-style bowling alley, arcade, or the massive entertainment venue.
If the casino atmosphere gets a bit much, you can step out for a breath of fresh air in the pristine forest environment.
Foxwoods is also home to a world renowned spa where you can indulge in a massage or facial. You can also have a crack at golf at their award-winning golf courses.
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, Reno, Nevada
You will find the Atlantic Casino in the city of Reno, which is also known as the “Biggest Little City in the World”. It prides itself on being a “player’s paradise” and well, we find it tough to refute that.
It’s loud, it’s vivid, it’s just extreme on all levels. You’ll find over 60,000 square feet of casino space loaded with 1,500 slot machines and more than 40 different tables. You can test your luck and strategy at Blackjack, Ultimate Texas Hold’em, Baccarat, Craps and much more.
Have a lot of money on your hands? You can visit the impressive High Limit Area which features high roller tables and slots as well as a full-service bar. They also have tables for beginners with daily lessons with personalized instruction for all you newbies out there.
Its elegant accommodations will prove to be heaven on earth after a crazy night on the casino floor.
You can visit any one of the 10 restaurants and cafes and satisfy your cravings or enjoy a live concert or cabaret at the massive entertainment complex. If you are in a chatty mood, then you can visit one of the 10 bars and lounges and make new friends.
MGM Grand, Detroit
An exquisite landmark of the city of Detroit, the MGM Grand Detroit is an award-winning destination no less than most of the big players of Vegas.
It has exquisite 4-star accommodation, top of the line service and countless entertainment options.
With a monstrous 100,000 square foot casino, it is littered with nearly 4,000 slots and 98 table games. Depending on how lucky you feel, you can pick from games that cost just pennies to those that are geared for high rollers.
If the cigarette smoke annoys you, you’ll be happy to know that the casino does have a non-smoking room for poker players.
Apart from the huge gaming floor and luxury accommodation, you can stroll to the signature restaurants or catch a game at the sports pub.
You will be delighted to know that this colossal structure also has clubs with heated dance floors! There are always big entertainment gigs and DJs of high calibre ready to make you jump.
If you are looking for something more cool and collected, you can unwind and rejuvenate at their upscale spa.
The Cosmopolitan – Las Vegas
The Cosmopolitan is a striking visual and will take you quite a while to savor the whole structure. This world class mega-casino resort comprises of 3,000 rooms, pools, a spa, a gym and world-renowned restaurants. You name it, they have it.
You can also shake your hips at the famous Marquee nightclub or check out what event is happening in the 3,000 seat showroom.
When you’re in the mood for some gambling, you can venture into the 100,000 square foot casino. Have a seat at the Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, Fortune Pai Gow Poker, or Ultimate Texas Hold’Em Poker tables. Test your luck at the 1500+ gaming machines or head to place a wager on upcoming sporting events.
The Cosmopolitan has everything you want and you need more than a day to enjoy everything it has to offer.