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Showboat Atlantic City Casino - CLOSED

801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-7509
+1 609-487-4600
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hotel stays are still bumpy but can be worth it.

My favorite thing about the Showboat is that they are dog friendly. This is huge for me since the... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
515bethe
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Baltimore
Excellent rooms and service!

The rooms were very clean, up to date, and spacious. I would pay for the bed alone. This hotel is... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2017
Megan F
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An icon on Atlantic City's storied Boardwalk for 21 years, the Showboat Hotel is back and better than ever. This much-loved landmark welcomes a new generation of families (and their furry friends) with 872 spacious, updated guest rooms and suites, top-notch food and drink at three hotspots, and easy access to Atlantic City's best amusements, world-class casinos, local wineries and must-see sights.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-7509
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+1 609-487-4600
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

My favorite thing about the Showboat is that they are dog friendly. This is huge for me since the only other place allowing dogs is a casino in the marina. The place is a bit run down, but still has the beautiful stained glass that...More

4  Thank 515bethe
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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

The rooms were very clean, up to date, and spacious. I would pay for the bed alone. This hotel is a great place to get some decent rest on a good mattress. However, this is nothing to do there. The casino has been closed for...More

Thank Megan F
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Reviewed July 7, 2017

the hotel has removed everything for the casino. they have cover blocking off the areas where the games were. Had a musky smell.

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Reviewed June 26, 2017

This was a great expereince! Upon arriving, about 30 mins after check in started, there was a long line of people waiting to check in. This wasn't a big deal to me once I realized what time it was but there were only 2 lovely...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2017

1st - we pull up to the valet area - wait approximately 15 minutes and no valet ever appeared - 2nd - Walk into the hotel - nobody is at the front desk - i can see a manager and front desk employee in the...More

1  Thank bliss1234
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Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

One night stay here. Bed was very comfortable. Water pressure great. Good channel selection. Nice ocean view. Staff was very friendly. Not a fan of the $100 deposit but whatever. They are having a video game expo all summer which is cool. $3.00 for an...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2017

The casino part is closed but the hotel is still open - a completely smoke-free property makes it very enjoyable and it is not as noisy or crazy as most of the AC hotels are.

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Reviewed June 11, 2017

Don't know why this is on Trip Advisor as we only saw closed signs on the doors. The two Casinos on each side are also closed. What a waiste. This Casino had the best buffet on the boardwalk and the food was great when it...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2017

It is very unfortunate the Ceasars Entertainment decided to close the Showboat. I think they screwed up from day one when the put the big casino, Harrah's, over in the Marina area, everyone wants to be on the boardwalk, now they are struggling to keep...More

Thank Jeffrey B
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Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Creepy, former glory of what it once was. No casino? No thank you. Please bring back the casino!!!!! Video games, anime, and cosplay is not what your customers want!!!!

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