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October 6, 2023
Resorts World Catskills Hits the Jackpot with Seven Best of Gaming Awards Presented by Casino Player Magazine
Casino Resort Nabs First Place Award for Video Slots & Video Poker
Monticello, NY – Resorts World Catskills (RWC) has been recognized by Casino Player, a leading gaming trade publication, for its world-class experience. The Monticello casino took home seven of the magazine’s 2023 Best of Gaming Awards, including taking the first-place prize for Best Video Slots and Best Video Poker. The Best of Gaming Awards allows Casino Player readers to vote across multiple categories.
“There is no greater seal of approval than the one that comes from our guests, who have been consistent champions of the gaming experience here at Resorts World Catskills,” said Jack Kennedy, Senior Vice President Table Games, Resorts World Catskills. “The Best of Gaming Awards are the gold standard for our industry and the product of the care, dedication, and professionalism of the entire Resorts World Catskills team. And when Casino Player introduces the ‘Best Guest’ award, we’re ready to bet the visitors to Resorts World Catskills will definitely win first place.”
Casino Player magazine is the most widely read monthly consumer gaming publication in America. Each year, its Best of Gaming issue, out in August, highlights the gaming industry’s top properties. Resorts World Catskills won in the following categories:
- Best Video Slots (First Place)
- Best Video Poker (First Place)
- Best Poker Tournaments (Second Place)
- Best Roulette (Second Place)
- Best Table Game Tournaments (Third Place)
- Best Poker Room (Third Place)
- Best Craps (Third Place)
Resorts World Catskills casino provides unparalleled gaming like no other in the region. The 100,000-square-foot casino floor showcases more than 150 live table games that include Blackjack, Craps, Baccarat, Roulette, Pai Gow Tiles, 1,600 slot machines, a poker room, luxurious private player’s lounge and high-limit salon privets. The gaming experience is complemented with an array of exceptional dining and entertainment options. This unparalleled experience has only been augmented by the grand reopening of the historic Monster golf club, which recently underwent a $40 million renovation with a complete redesign by Rees Jones.
About Resorts World Catskills
Located in the heart of New York’s Catskill region, Resorts World Catskills (RWC) Hotel and Casino Resort offers guests unmatched experiences in excitement, entertainment, and luxury. The integrated casino-resort features live Las-Vegas style table games, state-of-the art slot machines, a poker room, private gaming salons, a 100-seat sportsbook lounge, and the mobile app, Resorts World Bet, the fastest and safest way to bet on sports. The casino-resort’s 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences include an Italian steakhouse created by celebrity chef Scott Conant. There’s also year-round live entertainment at the 2,500-seat RW Epicenter. The 18-story all-suite luxurious hotel located within Resorts World Catskills features a world-class spa, two indoor pools, and a fitness center. The Alder, the adjacent lifestyle hotel, features the first Topgolf Swing Suites in New York State, Dos Gatos, a cantina-style Mexican eatery, and The Monster golf club’s pro shop. The Monster golf club, a par-72 championship course, redesigned by Rees Jones, will challenge every player with length, extensive bunkering, and a variety of water hazards.