Harrah’s New Orleans Named Among Best Hotels

For the fourth straight year, Harrah’s New Orleans was recently named among the best hotels in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels Rankings, a nationally recognized publisher of consumer advice and information. The property was recognized as one of the Best Hotels in New Orleans in its annual evaluation of hotels that offer high-quality amenities and exceptional experiences.

“We are honored that Harrah’s New Orleans has once again been recognized with a Silver badge in the U.S. News and World Report Best Hotels rankings,” said Dan Real, Caesars Entertainment regional president-south and Harrah’s New Orleans general manager. “This award would not be possible without our…

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Reader Review: Gold Strike Casino Resort

Overall Score: 100%

Property Overview: Gold Strike Casino Resort in Tunica, Mississippi is a resort worth visiting. The 31-story gold colored hotel features over 1,200 rooms and suites, the award-winning Chicago Steakhouse, an 800-seat theater for concerts and the Buffet Americana that will rival any buffet anywhere. The property also features an indoor pool (18 years or older only) and outdoor sun deck as well as a full-service spa.

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Harrah’s Cherokee Celebrates 20 years with Major Expansion

2017 marks the 20-year anniversary for one of Western North Carolina’s largest employers, Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort. What began as a modest, video games-only casino has transformed into a modern resort complex featuring traditional slots and table games with a wide range of amenities including the largest hotel in the Carolinas.

Since opening, Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort has distributed over $1.3 billion in wages in addition to competitive benefits packages for its employees.

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Reader Review: Four Winds Casino Resort – New Buffalo

Overall Score: 91.5

Property Overview: Four Winds Casino Resort New Buffalo is located on the shores of Lake Michigan about an hour and a half east of Chicago and forty five minutes Northwest of South Bend, Indiana. This luxurious properties offers guests a variety of amenities including a hotel with over 400 rooms and suites, a luxurious spa and outdoor pool area, several restaurants headlined by Copper Rock Steakhouse and Hard Rock Café. Check the event calendar for some of the top acts in the nation appearing regularly.

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Reader Review: St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake (Turtle Lake, WI)

Overall Score: 97%

Property Overview: St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake is located about an hour and half north east of Minneapolis and is a sure bet for a quick getaway. Featuring a full casino, several dining options including the Me-Ki-Noc Restaurant featuring casual food with casual prices, you will find this property a nice retreat from the rest. Stay at the hotel in one of the 150 plus hotel rooms, take residence at the RV Park that provides shuttle service to and from the resort property.

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BLACKJACK: Should You Tip The Dealer?

G&D’s expert blackjack pro, Henry Tamburin, receives many questions from about the game ranging from strategy to etiquette, and everything in between.

In this column, he discusses the topic of tipping your dealer, what to do if a dealer makes a mistake and what you should do if a casino oversteps the legal rights of a player.

Good luck on your next casino visit…and remember these suggestions!

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Types of Casino Gamblers & The Things They Say

P14_S_ArkEditorial_Pic2When it comes to gamblers, you will notice a lot of different eclectic personalities and behaviors. You will see everything from superstitious rituals to over zealous excitement with visions of guaranteed jackpots.

Whatever category you find yourself in, or your favorite gambling buddies, we feel that most fall in to one of three categories. Check them out and see which you align with the most.

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Reader Review: Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort

Overall Score: 96%

Property Overview: Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort is located in the heart of Michigan and offers the luxuries of a full service resort. The hotel features over-sized rooms, luxurious suites, a large indoor pool (that holds 66,000 gallons of water!) with an indoor and outdoor Jacuzzi, an outdoor water park with slides, activities and more. The resort also has a luxurious spa, showroom and six dining outlets headlined by the Siniikaung Steak & Chop House.

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Ask the Experts: How do I use the 5-count in Craps?

Featured Craps Question: I like to play the Pass Line plus odds and two Come bets plus odds in craps. How would I use the 5-Count method?

Do I play the Pass Line with no odds and wait for the 5-Count and then play odds on the Pass Line and then my two Come bets plus odds?

Craps expert Frank Scoblete gives you the scoop on 5-count, craps and winning more…check it out!

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