Atlantic City Hotel Guide – The Borgata, Tropicana and Palace Reviewed

Where should you stay in Atlantic City depends a lot on how much you can afford. There are hotels of all shapes and sizes and costs. Below we give you an overview of some of the most popular destinations.
The Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa

The Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa is a super popular Atlantic City Destination. Since it’s opening it has been Atlantic City’s top grossing casino for all but a month. The Hotel has over 2000 rooms so plenty of room if you are planning a group trip. It has different styles of suites for different tastes and costs. The casino itself has 4100 slot machines and over 200 game tables. It has all the basic casino games including poker, roulette and blackjack as well as many more.

And if your hungry after all that gambling you can visit one of the Borgata’s 13 restaurants with a wide variety of food choices.

After dinner perhaps you will want to head over to The Borgata Event Center where many of today’s headline acts perform in a 2400 seat capacity theatre. There is also the Music Box which has 1000 seats and is for more intimate.

The Borgata also features a 54,000 square foot european style spa call the Spa Toccare and a large retail center with 11 specially boutiques.
The Bottom Line:

This is by far the best Hotel Atlantic city has to offer, though be prepared to bring a fat wallet with you! Everything is nice and you will be well taken care of, though of course like all things it comes at a cost.
Tropicana Atlantic City Casino and Resort

The Tropicana features hotel rooms and suites with ocean views and a 24 hour casino. They also have live entertainment, gourmet dining and lots of shopping destinations to choose from in their newest edition The Quarter.

If you feel a need to be pampered just head over to the in house spa, the 20 different restaurants will keep you well fed and if you love live entertainment you will feel at home in the Showroom. If you prefer something a little more intimate when it comes to your live entertainment needs you can check out the cozy little lounge called Tango’s.
The Bottom Line

The Tropicana is a very economic choice, it is not as fancy as the other hotels and casinos but if you are looking for something affordable then this could be a good place to start.
Atlantic City Palace

The Atlantic City Palace was newly renovated in 2002 and each suite includes a Queen Size Bed, a Jacuzzi, a Fully Equipped Kitchen and a furnished living area. It is step away from the casinos and is known for it’s spectacular ocean views.

With a Suite Rental you also get complimentary indoor parking for one car. There is also an outdoor pool overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and a Beach and Boardwalk right outside the suites.

From their website:

“Experience the fun and excitement of headliner entertainment, casino revue shows, fine dining and spectacular casino gambling…all just steps away from your Atlantic PalaceĀ® Suites Hotel room.”The Bottom Line

Atlantic Palace is perfect for anyone looking for a clean, safe and comfortable getaway either for a romantic weekend or a family getaway. It is definitely a step up from some of the doggier hotels you might find and good value for the money.