Directly on the beach and boardwalk, the Showboat Atlantic City Resort is sagaciously themed in the New Orleans Mardi Gras style and offers guests an indoor Mardi Gras Parade that will make you think you really are on Bourbon Street! (see video below). Showboat offers guests a huge Casino & Poker Room, 1329 rooms to choose from, a great selection of dining and nightlife choices as well as a 3500 sq. ft. luxury spa (more details below). As mentioned above, Showboat Casino Hotel is also the majestic home to the world famous House of Blues Music Hall. This fabulous venue is the ultimate music destination in Atlantic City and it regularly features world-class entertainment as well as a 3-level nightclub.
The Mardi Gras Casino is bright and roomy with over 127,000 sq. ft. of gaming space. All the non-stop action you can imagine awaits you at the tables, wheels or over 2,600 slot machines. They take their guest's comfort very seriously so the casino has set aside almost 25% of the floor space as "smoking allowed" and have even provided smoking lounges for your comfort and pleasure without interfering with any other non-smoking guest’s enjoyment. Read about all of the Atlantic City Casinos.
Players will enjoy an expanded area of play in the House of Blues themed Poker Room at the Showboat that includes 28 gaming tables, thirteen 42" plasma televisions, easy access to the Spirit Bar, casino cashier and the restrooms. Poker Games include Flop Poker, Omaha, Seven Card Stud and No Limit Texas Hold 'Em! Action-packed gaming awaits loyal players in the Poker Room at Showboat AC.
No Limit Hold 'Em Poker Tournaments with No Re-Buys or Antes are available daily! For the complete schedule, Visit Site or call the POKER HOTLINE at (609)343-4686.
Also available is the Multi-Casino Bad Beat Jackpot with 4 Places To Play that includes Bally's AC, Caesars AC, Harrah's Resort AC and Showboat AC.
*The Showboat is also a member of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes all guests and modern families. There are a lot of recreational opportunities nearby including golf, surfing, and ice skating and as mentioned there is a seasonal pool onsite.
SHOWBOAT GUEST ROOMS:All guest rooms have a television with cable, Wi-Fi is available for a surcharge and of course phones and voicemail are provided. The bedding is premium and rooms are well appointed. Other amenities include coffeemakers and accessories, hair driers and complimentary toiletries. You may request additional amenities such as a refrigerator, roll away beds, a crib or turn down service. The Showboat caters to families so children are welcome as well as up to two pets less than 50 lbs. The accommodations are luxurious and the rooms exquisite, many have ocean views and the amenities are all you could ask for. Accommodations include:
DELUXE ROOMS: Every comfort is provided for a few hours respite or a restful nights sleep in the deluxe rooms. You'll feel the style upon every return to your room in the tiled foyer. The rooms are laid out sensibly with extra seating. The beds (one king or two queens) are their exclusive Sleep Easy™ beds for guaranteed restful sleep, and of course the private bathrooms are decked out with all the amenities you need.
PREMIUM ROOMS: If you prefer to lodge in the highest quality surroundings then you will appreciate the accommodations offered in their premium rooms. The décor is delivered in artful New Orleans style and there is extra seating for you and your guests comfort. The plushly padded headboard crowning the Sleep Easy™ beds (one king or two queens) speaks volumes about the comfort and quality. The bathrooms are oversized and modern and include a double sink. Entertainment in-room is covered with a 42" plasma screen that you can watch from the comfort of your bed.
HOUSE OF BLUES STUDIO SUITE: Hang like a rock star in this state of the art ultimate comfort suite. In fact you might just see a rock star entering or leaving their HOB Studio Suite when you are in the private ingress and egress area that is protected and private via a keycard system. The décor is simply amazing with unique wall art, antique statues and chandeliers.
The bathrooms are awash in polished granite surfaces and the main bath has a separate lavatory section. Two sinks and a six-head shower with a comfort bench and built in TV round out your rock star experience in the House of Blues Studio Suite.
SHOWBOAT DINING: The Showboat offers a taste of New Orleans from the décor to the restaurant fare. Some of the restaurants in the Mardi Gras Casino specialize in bringing the flavor of New Orleans to Atlantic City and some offer traditional fare as well as Asian and Italian cuisine. Of course there are also quick bites and sweet treats to be found among the many establishments here.
For an amazing value try the ultimate in fine dining at Casa Di Napoli, a gourmet Italian restaurant. Monday through Thursday from 5-7pm you can revel in four amazing courses for a measly $39. For something else amazing on the casino floor try Scarduzio's steak and sushi lounge where you will find the finest USDA choice beef and lamb as well as chicken and seafood. The French Quarter Buffet is becoming legendary for freshness and quality and you can watch the chefs prepare your meal right in front of you.
No visit to Atlantic City would be complete without a House of Blues Restaurant experience so make sure you get your reservations in early for this award winning dining. For casual fare try the Canal Street Bread & Sandwich Company for pan pizza, gourmet crepes, healthy salads, sandwiches and desserts at very reasonable prices. Of course there are many other eateries here to choose from and the variety of fare and prices are sure to please all who hunger for good food.
HOTEL / CASINO BARS:House of Blues – More than a nightclub, this is the ultimate music destination in Atlantic City!
Club Harlem – House of Blues
Club Worship - House of Blues
Foundation Room – Members only – House of Blues
Freeze Bar – Hotel Lobby
Spirit Bar – Adjacent to House of Blues Restaurant
VIVE DAY SPA and SALON: The spa and salon here are the ultimate in pampering and luxury. The Chakra Relaxation room is there to help men and women balance mind and body. There are private changing areas with showers as well as saunas and steam rooms. The skilled practitioners at Vive Day Spa combine the best techniques with the finest products to assure you of an unequaled experience. After a body treatment, massage and facial you may as well let their pros apply your makeup to put an accent on that vibrant new you. Manicure, pedicure and of course coiffure services are available in this 3,500 sq ft center.
Showboat Atlantic City Hotel & Casino
- Address: 801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
- Opening Date: April 2, 1987
- Casino Theme: New Orleans Mardi Gras Inspired
- Number of Rooms: 1,329
- Total Gaming Space: 127,980 sq. ft.
- Signature Attractions: House of Blues
- Notable Restaurants: Casa Di Napoli, Scarduzio's
- Property Owner: Caesars Entertainment Inc.
- Years Renovated: 2003, 2007
- Website: www.showboatac.com
- Phone: (609) 343-4000 / 800-621-0200