We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 61 Atlantic City hotels

Showboat Casino Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Special Price
40% off room rate
Save Saved
You added Showboat Casino Hotel to your Saves list
Showboat Casino Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
49%
Ranked #17 of 61 hotels in Atlantic City
GreenLeadersBronze level
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
charlene m
  • Reviews (1,457)
  • Photos (917)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A (2)
  • Room tips (253)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

1,457 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    202
    460
    385
    206
    204
See reviews for
237
609
88
40
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (253)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

First we stayed at tropicana and moved to the showboat!!! What a difference!!! Wonderful time room was very nice and the handicapped devices great!! Even have a handicapped lift at the pool!! Everyone was pleasant and helpful!! Especially the cashier at johnny rockets!! Only one very rude employee at the 5 dollar craps table last evening!' So rude i was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Silver Spring, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had heard the Showboat is closing. After staying there this weekend, I am not surprised. I had read the reviews here on TripAdvisor and really did not want to stay, but my husband received a comp room and we really only wanted a place to clean off from the beach and rest. It really was a day trip to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The only two things that I could say that was good at the hotel was the buffet and the roof top pool. The carpets and room furniture needed a deep cleaning, the drawers and room door were stuck and needed to be slammed shut, despite requesting a non-smoking room the entire hallway and elevator reeked of cigarettes and weed. There... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Point Edward, Canada
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Top notch experience from the Showboat crew from front desk to housekeeping..to a great buffet..waitresses on the gaming floor n in poker rooms all in great spirit which made all aspects of this Casinp/resort wonderful! Sad it's closing but got to enjoy it on several ocasions while visiting he area..thanks to Total Rewards/Harahs..I stay at their properties weather in Ac..Vegas... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While the casino is still vibrant and fun and the slots pay off, the hotel has gone to hell. Our first room had a disfigured bed, a chair with horrible black stains and a frightening stain on the floor. I went downstairs and got a different room. At least there were no floor stains but the chair was still dirty... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
clifton
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
15 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good experience on my last stay. Upgraded to Bourbon Tower and was pleased with the change. This was our third stop, and out of Harrah's and Caesar's, This night was the best. Better room, service with a smile, and cheerful. Sorry to see this place go.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was prepared to regret our reservations at Showboat since they will be closing, but we really enjoyed ourselves. There was a long line at check in on a Sunday morning but the line moved very quickly and efficiently. Room was clean and maid service was accommodating and always greeted us with a smile. Starbucks closed but has been replaced... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Where to start? The carpets were dirty. Smell of weed all through the 20th floor. One elevator worked which we had to wait long periods of time to get on/off elevator. Casino didn't have any of the excitement like other casinos. Price was affordable got sick from house of blues food.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hartsville
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After our stay we found out that this hotel would be closing and it showed. I feel that the employees were trying their best under difficult circunstances. Check in, at 10:30 pm with one person ahead of us took 30 min. We were told that the non-smoking room we had reserved was not available and had to take a smoking... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Zebulon, NC
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Revel Resort - Great place but we went to play the machines at the Showboat - I was doing very well with a machine and soon as I hit max the 6 machines went down - they were able to get the other 5 up and running - my husband had 25 free spins won nothing... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Showboat Casino Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Showboat Casino Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Hotel Summarization (Beta)

What travelers say

  • Orleans tower(50)
  • Johnny Rockets(11)
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE(10)
  • Very clean(9)
  • Flat screen TV(8)
  • Total rewards(5)
  • Very nice(5)
  • Great time(4)
  • Taj Mahal(3)
  • Would definitely stay(3)

Additional Information about Showboat Casino Hotel

Address: 801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone Number:
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Atlantic City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Showboat Casino Hotel 3.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Tingo, Travelocity, Orbitz, getaroom.com, Priceline, Hotels.com, BookingOdigeoWL and Otel so you can book your Showboat Casino Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Showboat Atlantic City
Harrahs Showboat Hotel Casino
Showboat Hotel Atlantic City

917 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (372)
Viewed
Room/suite (132)
Viewed
Bathroom (49)
Viewed
View from room (26)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (22)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (34)
Viewed
Family/play areas (2)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (103)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (540)
Viewed
Amenities (49)
Viewed
Bourbon Tower Suite (141)
Viewed
House of Blues Suite (96)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (93)
Viewed
Standard Double Room (81)
Viewed
The Hotel (80)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Other (1)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#10 Spa Hotel in Atlantic City #10 Casino Hotel in Atlantic City
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
1329

Questions & Answers

Here’s what questions travelers have asked, with answers from representatives of Showboat Casino Hotel and other travelers.
2 questions
A TripAdvisor Member
1 month ago
A TripAdvisor Member
1 month ago

See all questions (2)

See which rooms travelers prefer