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Hollywood Casino Hotel & Raceway

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   500 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401 (Formerly Hollywood Slots Hotel and Raceway)
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Ranked #6 of 25 hotels in Bangor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here on a whim and were happily surprised. The location was far from downtown area but ok for us since we were just passing through. The food was great and casino was very clean and paid nicely.

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Acton, Maine
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

was skeptical about booking room but when we arrived it was a nice surprise, room was very clean and good size we were on third floor had nice view of the river stayed 2 nights. Casino was not big but was not overly busy so that was nice people that worked there were all so friendly would go back again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The facility is up-to-date. The rooms and bathrooms (most specially) are immaculate. Great customer relations. Parking is a breeze. Amenities are superb. Convenient mini-mart for necessities, adjacent to the front desk. It would have been perfect if fridge and microwave are available in the rooms. Otherwise, we would stay here again and again.

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Ajax, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Driving from Atlantic City to New Brunswick we were unsure where we would stop overnight. We picked up a Maine tourist and travel brochure that showed there is a casino hotel in Bangor. We stopped and got a room and were very impressed with the hotel, the casino. the staff and the buffet dinner. The casino floor is actually fairly... More

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Riverview, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The hotel was large and extremely quiet; the staff very friendly; and everything about our room was excellent. Food in the Epic Buffet was hot and tasty...the best casino buffet food I've had. Breakfast the next morning at Take 2 was delicious as well, but their hash brown patties need to be blotted. They were just dripping fat. I highly... More

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Guildhall, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I see someone else complained about the signage - I agree. Pretty confusing getting in to the place. However, the staff was friendly & the room decent. The buffet was ho hum but the restaurant, which had just opened, served a good meal. The casino was smallish, but had a little of everything. I won enough on slots to help... More

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Presque Isle, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel as part of a package deal with a concert I was going to be attending at the nearby Darling's Waterfront Pavilion. I had never stayed at Hollywood Slots Hotel before, and now after staying there for one night, I know I will never do so again! First off, the parking situation was confusing. The signage... More

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Shediac, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

On a recent trip to Bangor Maine we stayed one night at the beautiful Hollywood Casino,the room was just great, the staff was the best, and the buffet was excellent, prime rib done just right, i will definitely go back.

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Norton, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

my wife & I visit this area 4-5 times per year. we love traveling up north especially during the foliage season. we always make sure our trip includes Hollywood casino a great place to stay with never a dull moment.the rooms are clean&the service is outstanding! we are very fortunate to deal with one of the best hosts Ashley Nemer... More

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Specifically, Let It Ride table was not opened 2 days in a row. Was told both days it would open at night. Table never opened. Drove 5 hours just to play this game. They should not be allowed to advertise that they have this game if they're not going to open the table. Very disappointing. Will never go back. Also,... More

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Address: 500 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401 (Formerly Hollywood Slots Hotel and Raceway)
Location: United States > Maine > Bangor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hollywood Casino Hotel & Raceway 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#4 Family Hotel in Bangor #5 Romantic Hotel in Bangor
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New hotel offering seven stories of luxury and entertainment, perfect for business and leisure travel. 148 oversized rooms with king or two queen beds and 4 luxurious two room suites. All rooms include a complimentary full breakfast buffet and free parking in our parking garage. Amenities include 42” LCD flat screens, in-room movies, room service, fitness facility, and business center, buffet restaurant, lounge with live entertainment, and Maine’s only gaming facility featuring 1000 slot machines. ... more   less 
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