Instead of Heading East, Go Up(state) This Weekend
Here are 10 reasons why we’re checking out the new Resorts World Catskills for a weekend getaway this fall.
1. A Luxury Getaway
Resorts World Catskills is New York’s newest, closest and most luxurious casino resort.
2. Close and Convenient
Easily accessible from New York City, you can experience the region’s most extensive Las-Vegas style gaming, and world-class dining and entertainment, ideal for a quick escape.
3. Gaming Galore
The 100,000 square foot casino floor showcases 150 live Las-Vegas style table games that include Blackjack, Craps, Baccarat, Roulette, and Pai Gow Tiles, 2,150 state-of-the art slot machines, a poker room and the exclusive Palace High Limit gaming area that offers private gaming salons and a VIP lounge for top-tier players.
4. Fall Foliage
It’s tough to beat fall in the Catskills region, with the trees aglow with red, orange, and gold. Resorts World Catskills is perfectly located to offer access to the best leaf peeping, and each of the 332 rooms in the all-suite hotel includes a full wall of windows that gives you the perfect view.
5. By Land and Lake
The area is home to hundreds of lakes, rivers, and mountain trails perfect for a day of hiking, kayaking, fishing, cross-country skiing or snowshoeing among the beautiful views. The casino resort’s full-service concierge is available 24 hours a day to arrange for an action-packed visit.
6. Entertaining Evenings
Resorts World Catskills offers entertainment every weekend with acts ranging from local favorites on one of the three casino bar and lounge stages, to megastars such as Jerry Seinfeld, The Fray, and Sebastian Maniscalco in the 27,000 square foot RW Epicenter.
7. The “Wow” Factor
The impeccably designed rooms in the all-suite hotel exude luxury across every perfectly appointed inch, with rooms ranging from 600 square feet to palatial penthouses reaching over 2,000 square feet.
8. Treat Yourself
Relax at the Crystal Life Spa and indulge in holistic treatments that bring the serenity that only a mountain setting can provide. The spa includes six treatment rooms, hair and nail salons, relaxation lounges with luxurious amenities, steam rooms and saunas, and a Spa pool with cabanas.
9. Dining Destination
Feed your palate with 10 varied food and beverage options. Resorts World Catskills has options to please every appetite, from the 24/7 Diner to authentic Chinese delicacies at the upscale Lotus and speakeasy-era cocktails at Empire Lounge.
10. A Taste of Italy
For an elegant taste of New York City, dine at Cellaio, the Italian inspired steakhouse by celebrity chef Scott Conant, which features a wine menu including over 500 varieties.