Gone are the times when you had to go to Las Vegas or Atlantic City to revel in the casino resort experience. With more and more Indian casinos opening across the country every year, it’s a lot easier to plan a gambling vacation. New York, in particular, is the home of several casino properties. Some are more suited for day trips, but others offer the entire casino resort package. Here’s a guide to help you choose which property is better suited for you if you’re planning a trip to a New York gambling casino sometime in the near future.
Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel
Niagara Falls is the home of the Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel. With almost 150,000 square feet of gaming area, this New York casino offers over 4,200 slot machines and over 100 table games. The adjoining hotel is one of the largest in western New York with almost 600 rooms of various sizes. Rounding out the attractions are eight restaurants, a full-service spa, and a world-class events center. You can contact the Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel by calling (877) 873-6322.
Irving Gaming Center
The Irving Gaming Center is located off I-90 about 45 minutes southwest of Buffalo in Irving, New York. This casino caters more towards the “day trip” crowds with its daily bingo sessions, poker room, and game machine area. In addition to the gambling areas, the Irving Gaming Center also has a food court and gift shop. For more information, call (800) 421-2464.
Akwesasne Mohawk Casino
Located in Hogansburg, New York, the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino is just 8 miles east of the Canadian border at Cornwall. The gambling area features over 1,200 slot machines and 25 table games. Although there is no hotel adjoining the casino, there are several nearby on both the Ontario and New York sides of the border. If you need additional information, the contact number for the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino is (877) 992-2746.
Turning Stone Casino Resort
The Turning Stone Casino Resort is located in Verona, just off I-90 between Utica and Syracuse. With over 80 table games and 2,400 slot machines, there is sure to be something to appeal to every casino lover’s appetite. In addition, the casino houses 10 restaurants offering a wide variety of menu choices. Nearby lodging options include everything from RV Parks to the luxurious 4-diamond hotel, The Lodge. Contact the Turning Stone Casino Resort at (800) 771-7711 for more details.
Seneca Allegany Casino and Hotel
The Seneca Allegany Casino and Hotel features 40 table games and more than 2,200 slot machines in its 68,000 square-foot gaming area. Located just off I-86 in Salamanca, this property offers more than just gambling. Each room in the 11-story hotel has been furnished with the most upscale amenities, and the luxurious spa offers the latest in aromatherapy and full-body pampering. Additional services include eight restaurants and a $40 million events center. For more information, contact the Seneca Allegany Casino and Hotel at (888) 913-3377.