Landmark San Diego destination will add 800 slots and 40 table games
The Sycuan Casino, located in the heart of San Diego, California, began as a humble Bingo Palace in 1983, and now more than 34 years later, it has become a community landmark. Following a massive renovation in 2012, Sycuan casino features 2,000 reel and video slot machines, more than 40 gaming tables and bingo, a variety of restaurants.
Non-smokers can enjoy over 800 slots and table games in the comfort of San Diego’s first and largest fully-enclosed non-smoking room, complete with a separate entrance and state-wide famous Paipa’s Buffet.
The GameDay Sports Bar & Grill has 39 wide-screen TVs, including five 90-inch; bar-top slot machines, a stadium-sized menu with over 30 beers on tap, a Party Pit complete with three blackjack tables, an extensive collection of sports memorabilia and a high-energy atmosphere. Sycuan’s intimate 452-seat entertainment venue, Sycuan Live & Up Close, features national musical acts and comedians year-round. The casino resort is open 24 hours daily.
Now, the Sycuan Casino has started construction on its US$226 million expansion, expected to be completed in 2019. The project includes an expansion of the gaming floor and available player positions as well as several program and amenity enhancements to the property. Expansion of the gaming experience will include casino floor space to accommodate a total of 2,500 Class III machines, 300 Class II machines and 80 table games throughout the facility.
Also, a dramatic 12-story hotel tower will feature 300 guest rooms, including 50 suites in various configurations and amenity packages. The hotel will also feature a spa and fitness area that will provide a full-service experience including treatment rooms, steam and sauna and a variety of exercise equipment. The pool and gardens area will feature a resort style adult pool, including cabanas and an open pool deck, along with a bar and grill, lazy river and a dedicated family pool.
The Club Sycuan is a five level slot club with escalating benefits where new members begin as Gold cardholders, which offers access to cash back upon earning 2,500 points, the best comp rates around, as well as discounts for restaurants, live entertainment, gift shop and more. Players move up through point earnings to Platinum, Elite, Diamond and finally Black card.
The exclusive Black card is reserved for top-tier players who earn 500,000 points within a six-month period. As a Black cardholder, members receive the best of the best when it comes to casino rewards including a US$30 dining credit per day, 50% off at all restaurants, 30% off gift shop, free hotel and golf offers every month, a free car wash every week and more. For more information about Sycuan Casino visit www.sycuan.com or call 619-312-4081. For updates about the expansion, visit www.sycuanvision.com. (E-01.11.18)