The Showboat Casino is one of the newest additions to the hotel/casino family in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Owned by Harrahs, the same company with hotels both in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, this hotel advertises a non-stop party atmosphere. In fact it has been compared with being a part of Mardi Gras in New Orleans, only 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every week of the year.
This hotel features 1,329 guest rooms, full service spa, outdoor pool, lively casino, and the perfect location with being located directly on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. The Showboat Hotel and Casino also offers a The House of Blues, a live music venue that has hosted a wide variety of artists from the Backstreet Boys and Hanson to Billy Idol and B.B. King. If you’re in the mood for theater the Showboat also hosts the musical Tony n’ Tinas Wedding in which guests get to actually take part in this hilarious dinner show.
If you begin to feel parched between your hands of blackjack, or just need a quick drink during the intermission of one of Showboats live shows, you will be in luck as there are three separate bars all located within the hotel. If you start getting hungry the Showboat will still have you covered with seven different areas to grab some dinner or a light lunch, ranging from full on steak and chops at the House of Blues restaurant to a bagel and coffee at their full service Starbucks.
Whether you feel like shopping in the hotels high end gift shop, or just letting it all ride on the poker table, there are so many things to do at the Showboat Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City that if you wanted to, you would never even have to leave the hotel to have a fun and fulfilling vacation.