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Too much smoke

This casino is busy problem is smoke. We are told they are building a new casino with better... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fountain Hills, Arizona
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Smokey casino/fun slot play/great buffet

Smaller casino but fun newer and older slots. Varsity is nice. Senior day had great buffet. Still... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phoenix, Arizona
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Located in the heart of the Southwest, Fort McDowell Casino offers guests gaming excitement, multiple cuisine options, premier hotel accommodations at Wekopa Resort and Conference Center and absolutely amazing views and surroundings. Fort McDowell...more
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Fort McDowell Road and State Route 87, 10424 N Fort McDowell Rd., Fountain Hills, AZ 85264
+1 800-843-3678
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This casino is busy problem is smoke. We are told they are building a new casino with better ventilation

Thank deanhughson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entertaining casino with restaurants, bars, and live bands. The casino appears small but there is a lot to do there. We had a really good time.

2  Thank JPeso
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit ever. Didn't like the parking, either you have to use valet, which we did, or self -park and hike in the heat. Rooms were very comfortable, bed linens were soft and pillows, amazing! Pool was nice! Ate at Grill 87 - $4...More

2  Thank Joella H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Smaller casino but fun newer and older slots. Varsity is nice. Senior day had great buffet. Still too Smokey at any location.

1  Thank susiecampbell805
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was ok, the buffet lacked variety but was hearty. The fried bread was yummy but only one because they are big!!!

Thank worc2102
Reviewed July 9, 2018

OK place for food and entertainment. The golf course is the best. Many different things to do in one place.

Thank billtell999
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Love this place, always a winner here! The staff is really nice too! Just love, love. If you're looking for a good time and BIG wins this is the place to go :)

1  Thank Nanaimo A
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Not a lot of slot machines compared to casinos we've visited in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, NJ, but enough to drain your wallet quickly if you don't win! We loved the bingo! We signed up for the evening bingo and had a fun time...More

2  Thank Virginia D
Reviewed June 4, 2018

We stop by for a birthday. it was alright. my husband order a beer from the bar and the bartender handed a beer that was 1/2 way .. really like the bartender didn't see it before handing it to him? anyway had to go back...More

Thank 88Martinez
Reviewed May 14, 2018

The casino is top notch. I didn't see any live craps or roulette. Plenty of slot machines everywhere to sit and have fun..

1  Thank Grumpy6513
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August 12, 2018|
Response from travellinggranny2015 | Reviewed this property |
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Felipa M
March 31, 2016|
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Response from AZdrummer | Property representative |
They have free morning bingo on Mon, Wed, Sat & Sun @ 9am. Matinee 7 days a week @ 12:30, and Evening 7 days a week @ 6:30. Also a late session on Fri and Sat @ 11:30pm. There are about 1000 seats and an enclosed... More
Kimberly K
November 3, 2015|
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Response from Ruth S | Reviewed this property |
Fort McDowell does offer free transportation. Since you have a group and are going on New Years Eve you may want to contact their reservation department: Contact the reservations department directly for ride information at... More