The Foxwoods Casino Resort in Connecticut
Foxwoods Casino Resort is the largest of its kind in North America. Located in Connecticut it is well situated midway between New York and Boston on the Interstate 95. The resort opened in 1992, it was successful and it has moved with the times.
In all, the resort has no less than seven casinos, four hotels, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state of the art theatres and a range of exclusive retail outlets. Also the meeting and convention facilities are second to none.
The resort is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. They are one of Connecticut’s largest tax payers and largest employers.
The resort has 2,266 quality hotel rooms most are situated in the two 23 storey towers. All rooms come with in-room dining facilities.
The Four Diamond Pequot Tower with 802 rooms has deluxe rooms and suites. There are also the villas on the top floor for added luxury. You can even have your own private butler. The Four Diamond Fox Tower has 825 deluxe rooms and suites. The Three Diamond Great Cedar Hotel has 317 deluxe rooms and suites. The Two Trees Inn has a cosy traditional feel and has 280 deluxe rooms and suites.
There are no less than 35 restaurants to choose from throughout the resort. Fine dining is available as well as the casual dining experience. Every food choice is available from Subway and Dunkin Donuts to fine dining brasseries and seafood extravaganzas. It you want quality and value you can always eat at the Hard Rock Cafe.
It you need some retail therapy or just window shopping you will be spoilt for choice. They have everything from candy to luxury designer goods from the likes of Chopard, Omega and Bvlgari.
A wide range of quality entertainment is always available at the resort. You can choose from comedy to a Diana Ross concert.
If you are into golf, play a round at the Lake if Isles golf course with 7,300 yards of greens and fairways. The golf course has fine view over 900 acres of scenic woodland.
There are many other activities to enjoy including an indoor bowling alley. If you like the outdoor life you can follow the Pequot trails. You can even visit the Pequot Museum or visit a Spa for some pampered attention.
The Foxwoods Casino
The great thing about the Foxwoods Casino Resort is that it is open 24 hours a day. The casino has 344,000 square feet of gaming space features 4,800 gaming machines and 351 table games including poker.
Of the 4,800 gaming machines, there is a huge choice of slots including Dollar Slots, Double Thunder Slots, Five Dollar Slots, MidiBac and Quarter Slots. Other gaming machines include Video Poker, 3 Card Poker, Baccarat, Blackjack, Caribbean Stud Poker and Craps.
There are a total of 351 table games including 95 Poker tables. You can play Pai Gow and other versions of Poker. There are also a generous number of Roulette tables.
There is also a 3,600 seat Bingo facility.
Visit the Resort website, currently there are rooms from $299 dollars per night.
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