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Pretty Basic Resort Casino

Not our favorite casino. Never too many people in there, so easy to go in and sit at a table... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Julie M
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North Charleston, South Carolina
Tinny place full of smoke

This is a tiny Casino as compared to any casino in the US. It was full of smoke. We went there on a... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
OmB_12
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Birmingham, Alabama
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2 Aug 2018
“Pretty Basic Resort Casino”
27 Apr 2018
“Tinny place full of smoke”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dead, Dead, Dead. Old, Dated and actually foreboding. Total afterthought that could be fun if they would spend a dollar sprucing the place up. I went to check the sportsbook and zero - like zero except for horse-racing at a track I have never heard...More

Thank Sean D
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

I would avoid the excelsior casino at all costs. Half the machines didnt work. Another 25 percent either wouldn't take your money or give money back once it was in the machine. Very dated as well and small.

Thank BJ1366
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Not our favorite casino. Never too many people in there, so easy to go in and sit at a table. Mostly stuck to Black Jack which is fun, but overall the casino was really small.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

it was a smaller more intimate Casino , not too crowded and we enjoyed that. They also offered Bingo which was a big hit. The staff was super helpful and friendly!!!!

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We visited the Excelsior Casino two years ago on our visit to Aruba and it was a little run down then. Time has not served the Excelsior in a good way. There were slot machines that were broken and one with the screen busted out....More

Thank georgee872
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Just stay away.. Bad management results in bad casino. Casino is old smokey and just terrible runned. Pokerroom is runned by locals for locals. Players talk Papiamento with eachother during the hand, show eachother cards and the ruling is in favour of the local. As...More

Thank MrAloha69
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Husband won some money here and had fun. It wasn't very crowded so we had the pick of slot machines. Workers very helpful. Note that if you have winning credit slips don't consolidate them if they total over a couple hundred dollars since that will...More

Thank AllyFlorida
Reviewed 30 May 2018

This casino is run by locals. Horrible experience. No rules or standards at the poker tables. Full of smoke.

2  Thank Donna B
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Only disappointing thing about our trip. Dealers were not friendly and the casino had a musty odor. Too small for me as well.

1  Thank tncinri
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is a tiny Casino as compared to any casino in the US. It was full of smoke. We went there on a Sunday and the place was almost empty. We did not stay there for long.

1  Thank OmB_12
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matthew j
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Hello, sorry, am only there a couple of weeks a year, so don't know the "regular's", Mark
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