Resorts World Catskills Takes Home Two First-Place Wins in the 2020 Times Herald-Record’s Readers’ Choice Awards

Awards honor the best of the best in the Hudson Valley

MONTICELLO, NEW YORK – Resorts World Catskills today announced it won top honors in the 2020 Times Herald-Record’s Readers’ Choice Awards. The awards, now in their eighth year, pay tribute to the best of the best in the Hudson Valley in dozens of categories, as decided by the paper’s readers.

Resorts World Catskills was honored by voters with a first-place win in the categories of “Best Day Trip in the Hudson Valley” and “Best Nightlife.” Resorts World Catskills was also among the top three finalists for “Best Resort,” “Most Innovative Employer,” and “Best Overall Employer.”

“As a business that is deeply committed to its community, it’s so rewarding when that community gives back to us with awards such as these. It has been a tough year, but to have our efforts be noticed even during hard times means we must be doing something right. We look forward to continuing to serve the Hudson Valley and the Catskills for many years to come,” said Meghan Taylor, VP of Government Affairs and Community Relations. “As solidified by these awards, we have always known we’re the region’s leader in hospitality, entertainment and gaming.”

Resorts World Catskills is located just 90 minutes from New York City. Guests can enjoy 100,000 square feet of gaming action, including 150 live Las-Vegas style table games and state-of-the-art-slot machines. The casino-resort also features a hotel, several restaurants, bars and a sportsbook lounge. Its Holiday Market is open this weekend for anyone looking to pick up some gifts and its Points to Free Play promotion continues next Monday and Wednesday, where guests can exchange their points for Free Play. The $21,000 Holiday Swipe & Win promotion, which begins December 21, will see 106 people win Free Slot Play each day through January 1. If you do not have plans yet for New Year’s Eve, say goodbye to 2020 while playing your favorite slot machines and table games. Select Genting Rewards members will win Free Slot Play every 15 minutes and can win up to $21,000 in cash!

Today’s edition of the Times Herald-Record, on newsstands now, features Resorts World Catskills’ wins in a Readers’ Choice Awards special section that includes all the categories, winners and finalists.


About Resorts World Catskills

Located in the heart of New York’s Catskill region, Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort offers guests unmatched experiences in excitement, entertainment, and luxury. The integrated casino resort includes an 18-story all-suite hotel, and a casino featuring 100,000 square feet of gaming action including 150 live Las-Vegas style table games, 1,600 state-of-the art slot machines, a poker room, private gaming salons and a 100-seat sportsbook lounge. The casino resort also offers 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences, which includes an Italian steakhouse created by celebrity chef Scott Conant, and year-round live entertainment at the 2,500-seat RW Epicenter, casino bars and lounges. The luxurious hotel located within Resorts World Catskills is comprised of 332 suites, the Crystal Life Spa, two indoor pools, and two fitness centers. The integrated casino resort also includes additional stay and play destinations on its campus, including The Alder, an adjacent 101-room lifestyle hotel featuring the first Topgolf Swing Suites in New York State, and Dos Gatos, a cantina-style Mexican eatery and the recently opened Kartrite Resort and Indoor Waterpark, and will be expanded to include a Rees Jones redesigned golf course.

Contact: Kimberly Winston
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