The types of casinos in America range from small Indian-run casinos to large board-owned casinos, but we've narrowed them down to a list of the 10 best casinos in America. While many of these casinos are located in Las Vegas, it may come as a surprise to some to learn that a few decent casinos located in other states. It may also be surprising to learn that many of the casinos on this list are not new but are older, more established properties.
- Wynn Las Vegas Wynn Las Vegas is located on the Strip in Vegas and is considered a luxury casino and resort. The 111,000 square foot casino sits on 215 acres, 45 floors, 2,716 rooms, a 223,000 square foot convention center and retail space covering 76,000 square feet. Wynn Las Vegas: 3131 Las Vegas Blvd. S. Las Vegas, Nevada 89109 (877) 321-9966
- Bellagio The Bellagio is also located on the Strip and includes fine restaurants, beautiful fountains, an art gallery and is best known for its light and fountain show. The Bellagio is home to many high rollers and has a spectator event known as the Big Game that has a $2000/$4000 limit. Bellagio: 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. S. Las Vegas, NV 89109. (702) 737-3003
- MGM Grand Hotel and Casino The MGM Grand Hotel and Casino is another Strip hotel and casino and is actually the second biggest hotel in the world. The MGM Grand has 30 floors and includes rivers, outdoor pools and waterfalls over a 6.6 acre area. There is a convention center that is 380,000 square feet and includes sixteen restaurants and a number of night clubs and shops. MGM Grand Hotel and Casino: 3799 Las Vegas Blvd. S. Las Vegas, NV 89109. (702) 891-1111
- Foxwoods Resort Foxwoods Resort is located in Mashantucket, Connecticut and is the largest United States casino. Unlike the casinos in Las Vegas, the Foxwoods Resort is less visited by tourists and is the only casino available in the Northeast. Foxwoods Resort: 350 Trolley Line Blvd. Mashantucket, CT 06338. (860) 312-3000
- Borgata Casino The Borgata is considered the best casino in its area. It brings many high rollers to New Jersey–this was actually the main reason it was built! It may not be part of the bright lights of Vegas, but it’s still considered a high end casino. Borgata Casino: 1 Borgata Wy. Atlantic City, NJ 08401. (609) 317-1000
- Caesars Palace Caesars Palace is considered the most luxurious hotel in Vegas and is famous for both its beauty and service. Caesars is 129,000 square feet and contains many pools and gardens, 26 restaurants and the Coliseum where many famous acts have performed. Caesars Palace: 3570 Las Vegas Blvd. S. Las Vegas, NV 89109. (702) 731-7525
- Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino This casino replaced the Hacienda which was imploded in December 1996. The opening of the Mandalay Bay featured a parade of Harley Davidson’s and actors Jim Belushi, Dan Aykroyd and John Goodman. It also features a 100,000 square foot ballroom and is the fifth largest casino in the United States. Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino: 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. S. Las Vegas, NV 89119. (877) 632-7800
- Paris Las Vegas Paris Las Vegas is on the Strip and features a 541 foot tall Eiffel Tower and replicas of the Montgolfier, the La Fontaine des Mers and the Arc de Triomphe. Walking into the casino is like walking into the Louvre and the Paris Opera House. Paris Las Vegas: 3655 Las Vegas Blvd. S. Las Vegas, NV 89109. (800) 851-1703
- Caesars Indiana Caesars Indiana is considered one of the best casinos in the Midwest partially because it’s a riverboat casino. This casino features seven restaurants, over 1000 slot machines and headliner shows. Caesars Indiana: 11999 Casino Center Dr. Elizabeth, IN 47117. (866) 676-7463
- The Gold Strike The Gold Strike hosts the annual World Poker Open each January, but during the rest of the year, it is a great place to find good service and low to mid-price gambling. The Gold Strike: 1010 Casino Center Dr. Robinsonville, MI 38664. (888) 245-7529
The United States provides many facilities to enjoy gambling, fine dining, shows and luxury hotels. Although Las Vegas casinos are widely known, this list proves that great casinos can be found in almost every part of the United States.