Located at the southern end of town, the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, formerly known as Golden Nugget Atlantic City and the Atlantic City Hilton Casino Resort, was the first casino in the area to be built from scratch as a gambling resort.
Opened in 1979, when gambling was legalized in Atlantic City, Bally's offers various styles in four hotel towers, American western-themed gaming areas, award-winning restaurants, a relaxing spa, and designer shopping destinations.
Opened in 2003, the 40-story Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa has become Atlantic City’s highest-grossing casino.
Located in the heart of Atlantic City, Caesars was opened in 1979 as the second casino in town, and is known for its ancient Roman theme, four-story waterfront shopping mall, a spa complete with Roman baths, and the highest limits in town for gaming.
Located on the bay and overlooking the marina, the Golden Nugget Atlantic City (formerly known as the Trump Marina Hotel Casino) features a world-class casino, award-winning restaurants, and entertainment in the Showroom.
Set in the marina, Harrah’s is the tallest hotel tower in town. Inside you will find 113,000 square feet of casino fun, nightlife attractions at the Pool, and an award-winning spa.
Opened in 1978 as the first legal casino in the eastern United States, Resorts’ 27-story Rendezvous Tower of Resorts stands out in the Atlantic City skyline and features the largest standard guest rooms in town.
Atlantic City boosts its luxury image with its latest addition, Revel. This monumental super-casino offers state-of-the-art entertainment, dining and gaming.
By Dylan Runco
With a Mardi Gras theme, the Showboat is currently the northernmost casino resort on Atlantic City’s Boardwalk, and features more than 1,300 rooms, a rooftop swimming pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, and the House of Blues music venue.
Opened in the fall of 1981, the Old Havana-themed Tropicana features 2,125 rooms, an indoor and outdoor pool, the new Quarter shopping mall, and the Bluemercury Apothecary spa.
At the center of the heart of the hustle and bustle of Atlantic City, is the Trump Plaza, which towers 39 stories above the Boardwalk. Opened in 1984, it features 906 spacious rooms, fine dining, and one of the best outdoor beach bars in Atlantic City.
Opened in 1990, the Trump Taj Mahal features 1,250 deluxe guest rooms and suites, five-star restaurants, New York City-style nightlife, retail shops on Spice Road, and the Steel Pier amusement park.