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Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course

777 Hollywood Blvd, Grantville, PA 17028-9237
+1 717-469-2211
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A fun time

We visited on Black Friday. It was fun to watch the live horse races at the track. You can watch... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mount Holly, New Jersey
Went because it was a good stopping point on the road

Nice track but kind of bottom end horses and low pools. Casino definitely had a negative vibe - I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tampa, Florida
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“nice casino” (40 reviews)
“table games” (40 reviews)
“slot machines” (41 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
777 Hollywood Blvd, Grantville, PA 17028-9237
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on Black Friday. It was fun to watch the live horse races at the track. You can watch them warm up and then take in the race. The casino was clean and had plenty of places to relax, check out sporting events on...More

Thank KD30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice track but kind of bottom end horses and low pools. Casino definitely had a negative vibe - I chose not to play and my boyfriend played a little but did not really enjoy the feel. SkyBox sports bar was friendly and had good service...More

Thank brokerschool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lot of folks like to gamble but this IS NOT the casino you want to go to. It doesn't pay out. We play the slot machines and years ago we might break even BUT in the last few years we don't win ANYTHING. Do...More

1  Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to have fun, hoping but not expecting to win. Therefore once we had played for a few hours and lost our limits, we were ok with the result. Place was fairly clean. Non smoking area was ok.

Thank WadeandLori
Reviewed 29 October 2017

During their racing season Penn National offers evening racing on a flat course amidst the hills. On special, highlight race days, they are out of the gate in the afternoon. But, that is the exception. The eight furlongs of Penn National are fully visible trackside....More

Thank nomastomasalready
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Travelled to Penn National with my wife and son to watch his horse, that he decided to ship in,run a late race. Located not too far from Harrisburg but it seems like it's in the sticks and has a strong rural vibe. Casino itself seemed...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Nice casino with convenience for sodas as there are fountains and you get your own, no waiting and waiting for a server. Decent buffet for the money Overall a fun place.

Thank hotsync50
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We stopped in mostly for the buffet. It was really good and the selection of food was amazing. We were there on Friday night, so it was seafood night. My wife and I don't care for seafood, so just to let you know if you...More

Thank Anteeks2u
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on way from Pottsville to Hagerstown, MD. There is a good variety of slot machines and I played for a couple of hours but ended up losing a little money. They have lots of parking available. I will definitely come back for a...More

Thank Douglas H
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, machines let us play, not too smoky. Not the greatest in food options the day we were there. Food is on the pricey side. I ordered crab cakes from the Skybox, and they were mushy from having tartar sauce all over the plate....More

Thank AllyJoy123
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Louis A
28 September 2017|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
not sure but check their website
27 August 2017|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
no you have to pay full price for drinks which sucks big time because you could be playing more money in slots
Kyle L
11 February 2017|
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Response from lakrav | Reviewed this property |
Not from where we stayed at the Hilton.