Something for Everyone at Rocky Gap Casino Resort
Article courtesy of Golden Entertainment
Rocky Gap Casino Resort, a AAA Four Diamond Hotel nestled in the Appalachian Mountains with lakeside views, offers luxurious amenities, award-winning restaurants, spaciously distanced outdoor activities, and a high-energy casino experience all set to the natural beauty of Rocky Gap State Park. Located about two hours from Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Pittsburgh with easy access from Exit 50 on I-68, Rocky Gap offers a picturesque retreat for an adventure-filled getaway, a corporate event or family reunion.
Home to Rocky Gap Casino Resort, Rocky Gap State Park also includes 3,000 acres of land with dozens of scenic hiking and mountain biking trails, plus a 243-acre lake. Throughout much of the year, Rocky Gap Casino Resort is an outdoor playground, with a boathouse on the lake to rent pedal boats, canoes, kayaks and stand-up paddleboards. Fishing is another popular activity, as is bird watching. Rocky Gap’s spacious grounds offer oversized chairs and several firepits for lounging, as well as bocce and cornhole games.
Recently named one of Golfweek’s “Best Casino Courses,” Rocky Gap Golf Course is a 7,000-yard, par 72, 18-hole course with five tee boxes at each hole to allow players to adjust according to their handicap. The only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Maryland, the course also offers a 50-spot driving range, two large putting greens, two chipping areas and a practice bunker.
The front nine is carved from mountainous, tree lined terrain with numerous dramatic elevation changes, while the back nine is spread across expansive, gently rolling meadows. 2021 celebrates the 20th year of the destination golf course. Rocky Gap Golf Course offers competitive membership packages for locals and visitors alike with single and group lessons also available.
There is plenty of adventure year-round at Rocky Gap’s award-winning casino, where there are thrills to be had playing slot machines as well as at exciting table games. Rocky Gap Casino Resort features 665 slot machines, 17 table games and two casino bars. Table games include bonus craps, roulette, three card poker, Lucky Ladies blackjack, double deck pitch blackjack, Mississippi stud and ultimate Texas hold ’em.
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Rocky Gap also offers a tranquil spa, salon, fitness center and a spacious indoor swimming pool, open year-round. The Spa at Rocky Gap offers guests a variety of indulgent services, including massages, facials, salon services, manicures, pedicures and waxing services. A popular favorite includes Rocky Gap’s signature spa massage with warm stones and aromatherapy, perfect after a long day of adventure or golf.
Rocky Gap’s exceptional dining includes the resort’s high-end restaurant, LB’s Place. Overlooking the stunning and spacious lake, LB’s specializes in steaks, chops and fish and features a curated wine list, plus its crowd-pleasing Maryland crab cakes. Other restaurants include Signatures Bar & Grill, which offers sports viewing, burgers, pizzas, beer and more in a clubhouse atmosphere; and Lobby Lounge + Café, a popular spot for pastries, coffee and Boar’s Head sandwiches, as well as a full-service bar. On the Rocks, the resort’s biggest full-service bar, serves specialty cocktails and a wide selection of beers on tap.
With tens of thousands of square feet of meeting space, Rocky Gap is a popular destination for private events. In addition to four 600-square-foot meeting rooms; an executive boardroom; and two private dining rooms, each accommodating up to 24 guests; Rocky Gap offers outdoor events at the Allegheny Event Center; the Lakeside Reception Area, Lakeside Terrace and Golfview Pavilion.
Luxury rooms and suites, all of which have been recently renovated, are appointed with top-of-the-line luxury bedding and pillow-top mattresses, offer breathtaking views of the mountains and the lake. Exceptional amenities include premium cable channels on HDTVs, and refrigerators.
“Many people are looking for a way to escape right now, and we are happy to provide a relaxing getaway while also providing a safe, healthy atmosphere,” said Skylar Dice, vice president and general manager of Rocky Gap Casino Resort.
A Golden Entertainment, Inc. casino, Rocky Gap Casino Resort has implemented broad safety measures in accordance with the company’s new “Golden Commitment” standards. These measures include sanitation protocols at every touch point, from the casino, restaurants and bars to the elevators and rooms. A full outline of the “Golden Commitment” standards is available at goldenent.com.
Some operations are impacted by state mandates. Visit the website www.rockygapcasino.com for more information and room reservations.
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