Atlantic City Casinos
Atlantic City Casinos have always been the pulse of gaming on the east coast. From the table games to the large slot jackpots there is something in this town for everyone. Atlantic City created the slogan "DO AC", which it has been able to live up to with a simple message, the old slogan "Always Turned On!" has come and gone.
Back in the day the original Jersey Shore destination featured the Atlantic City boardwalk, which to this day is still rated the #1 boardwalk in the US by ForbesTraveler.com and is still recognized worldwide. Visitors should be reminded of the great entertainment, concerts and shows, beautiful beaches and fantastic attractions the city has to offer. The casino hotels may never be Las Vegas - but with gaming, white sand beaches and world-class concerts and shows that perform here every year, AC down at the Jersey Shore has a fighting chance to be a great city once again.
No matter if you are young or old, there is something to do in the city that was "Always turned on" or now just remember to "DO AC". From enjoying a snow cone or funnel cake on the Boardwalk to risking it all in high stakes blackjack there is always something that interests you in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The skyline is filled with amazing lights and consists of New Jersey's tallest building.
Don't forget the new Tanger Outlet Mall shopping area at the entrance to town or the Quarter, at The Tropicana or the Pier at Caesars which features 150 high-end boutique stores for your shopping urges. Find incredible deals and vacation packages on sale using the "Hotel Room Finder" and make your travel plans now!
Whats New in AC?
In case you haven't been back recently, here is a quick update of things you may have missed. The Pier @ Caesars opened up the new "Playground" in 2014! The Playground at Caesars, an exciting nightlife, retail and dining destination, awaits you on Atlantic City's boardwalk. Built on a 900 foot pier over the Atlantic Ocean, Locals and visitors alike can now enjoy the ultimate nightlife, shopping and dining experience. New music outlets featured on T-Street, offer an exciting nightlife experience not offered anywhere else in Atlantic City. The prom dates, misfits, jocks, and valedictorians of our younger years are more connected than ever. The Pier includes high end stores such as Burberry, Gucci and Tiffany & Co. While you’re at The Playground, enjoy a meal at eateries like Buddakan, Phillips Seafood, Continental and more. Be sure to visit Level 3 for some of the most striking views in all of Atlantic City! The Land Shark Grill and Margaritaville at Resorts opened and is a really fun place to check out all year long. Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa continues to lead the way as the number one resort in town, fantastic entertainment, great restaurants and fun nightlife are their strong points. The Golden Nugget at the Marina completed its makeover and has new everything from guest rooms to casino floor to restaurants and bars, GN features a unique outdoor venue called H2O, which consists of outdoor pools, hot tubs, bar and is the place to be for the nightly sunset.
Bally's Casino at Park Place and Boardwalk add a male revue at Blue Martini Bar on weekends which has become a hotspot for bachelorette and ladies night out, they also have added Harry's Oyster Bar Seafood restaurant which features an amazing courtyard that opens to the boardwalk area.
Caesars Boardwalk Casino remains a staple at the center of town and features an amazing nightclub experience called Dusk and offers the Pier Shops as an entertainment and shopping experience for its visitors with great restaurants. It's sister hotel, Harrahs Marina Casino and Red Door Spa is located close to the Golden Nugget and Borgata. In addition to the newly opened "Waterfront Tower", the Pool and Pool After Dark experience is truly amazing. By day its an adult only swimming and entertainment area, by night it becomes one of the hottest nightclubs in town featuring resident DJ Pauly D from "Jersey Shore" fame.
Tropicana Casino’s Entertainment complex remains one of the largest nongaming expansions in the history of Atlantic City. This November Tropicana Casino & Resort will celebrate the 10 year anniversary of The Quarter, the $285 million dining, shopping and entertainment complex. Tropicana Casino is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk, featuring 2,079 rooms and suites and home of The Quarter, a 200,000 square foot entertainment complex, Tropicana is the premier resort in Atlantic City. With 24 restaurants, 25 shops, 18 bars and lounges, 2 pools, an IMAX Theatre and a spa, Tropicana is consistently rated as the “Must-See Attraction” in Atlantic City!
Video of Atlantic City's Top Rated Casinos
This video is our picks for the best casinos in town, from Borgata and Revel to Bally's and Trump Plaza, the new saying is "so much to do, so little time to do it". You simply won't believe everything you can do, from seasonal beaches, 5 star dining, top rated spas and the best concerts on the east coast. The boardwalk and the new addition of the arts into Atlantic City, from the Artlantic Exhibits, Boardwalk Empire Facade, new Noyes Art Garage at the Wave as well as the arts and museum at Garden Pier. Don't forget a tour of the world's largest instrument, a pipe organ at Boardwalk Hall.
Map of Casino Hotels in Atlantic City
In this map you will see that nine casinos are located on the Beach and Boardwalk and 3 are positioned at the Marina / Renaissance Point area. There are advantages to both locations, for example, the hotels away from the boardwalk have less riffraff walking around and more people like yourself there to have fun and enjoy themselves.
The resorts at the boardwalk give you the ability to visit other casinos easily, see and smell the fresh ocean air and be a part of the beach scene at the South Jersey Shore. Other benefits include the many unique places to eat, the ability to just walk or sit and be involved in the action. Either way you will have a great time!
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