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Majestic Star Casino

1 Buffington Harbor Drive, Gary, IN 46406 (Formerly Trump Casino)
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Ranked #4 of 5 Attractions in Gary
Type: Casinos, Amusement
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Owner description: Gaming resort complex features more than 1,700 video and reel slots plus a variety of table games including Blackjack, Mini-Baccarat, Craps and Roulette.

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Schererville, Indiana
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71 reviews 71 reviews
13 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Majestic Star I and II are still very dirty and smelly. Cigarette ashes are all over the machines and coffee, drink spills make the slot area sticky. All in all, it's a disgrace. The patrons are terrible when it comes to smoking. They don't care whether or not one is a smoker. They just huff and puff until it looks... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I visit Indiana and Illinois casinos regularly. I have the most fun at Majestic. I think Rivers and Horseshoe are more modern in terms of slot machines and layout. Hollywood and Rivers get points for no smoking. Ameristar's hotel is good. But Majestic provides better slot machine action. I am the first to admit that Majestic's buffet does not offer... More

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Paw Paw, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We went out for my husbands birthday and did an overnight, the room was clean and well kept, the staff was more than welcoming, met our expectations

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Bronson, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This place is gross. Found a pretty good parking spot, but then we had to walk forever down a dirty hallway just to find the boats. Walking onto the boats, we were greeted with overwhelming smoke (coming from two smokers) on top of some sort of air freshener that almost made me sick. They make you think it's a nice... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Went to Majestic Star Hotel and Casino for a one night stay on a bus trip August 26th-27th.We arrived and were greeted with a very warm welcome from Sanafrad and Martha at the hotel.When we went to our rooms we were pleasantly surprised that the rooms were nice and accommodating. The rooms are not 5-star rating,but they were clean and... More

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Dearborn Heights, MI
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

What a dump! Dark, dreary and dirty all in one! Staff is more interested in standing around talking to each other than the guests! Stay away!

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

When I initially started going to riverboats instead of Vegas to gamble back in the mid to late 90's, my 3 favorite riverboats were the Majestic Star, the Trump (now Majestic II) and the Empress (now Horseshoe). The Majestic was always bright and exciting. A Friday or Saturday night at the Majestic Star was well worth looking forward to, win... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Was a downer, two old boats. Looks cramped. Tables had average minimums for the area, no discounted minimums for the shabby area/ location.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

If it was not for the good gaming I would not go at all. It is the shabbiest nastiest casino in the area. The buffet is also the worst. On the other hand the gaming is pretty decent, they a lot of cash give-a-ways. There is always something going on. So if you are looking for good gaming not ambience... More

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Gary, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you don't get LUCKY at one CASINO BOAT walk across hall and go on ANOTHER ONE!! If you don't do anything there, IT'S NOT YOUR DAY!! GO Home !!

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