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Rising Star Casino

777 Rising Star Dr, Rising Sun, IN 47040-9513
+1 800-472-6311
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Bad Day for Casino

This day was not good for them. When we arrived about 10:30 AM, they were experiencing a power... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dale H
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Lots of Construction

During our recent visit to the casino the entire lobby area was under construction, with carpets... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ted D
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New London, NC
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“slot machines” (12 reviews)
“dinner buffet” (3 reviews)
“non smoking” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
777 Rising Star Dr, Rising Sun, IN 47040-9513
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+1 800-472-6311
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"slot machines"
in 12 reviews
"dinner buffet"
in 3 reviews
"non smoking"
in 7 reviews
"great getaway"
in 2 reviews
"room was clean"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful trees"
in 2 reviews
"older machines"
in 3 reviews
"decorated for christmas"
in 2 reviews
"older ones"
in 2 reviews
"drink station"
in 2 reviews
"staff was friendly"
in 4 reviews
"ohio river"
in 5 reviews
"great buffet"
in 3 reviews
"smoking area"
in 2 reviews
"fun place to go"
in 2 reviews
"newer slots"
in 2 reviews
"third floor"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This day was not good for them. When we arrived about 10:30 AM, they were experiencing a power failure. Actually, the whole area was without power. The casino was running on backup generators. The building was really dark, including the hotel. We decided to go...More

Thank dale H
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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dale H I apologize for your experience while visiting our resort. We hope you will choose to visit us again in the future. Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our recent visit to the casino the entire lobby area was under construction, with carpets and furniture removed, carpenters busy banging and sawing, and tools and supplies laying around everywhere. It did not effect casino operations, but the restaurants, bar, and gift shop were...More

Thank Ted D
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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ted D I apologize for the inconveniences you experienced while we were renovating. We hope to finish construction by the end of summer. We appreciate your feedback and hope you choose to visit again. Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

outstanding rooms with very friendly staff. casino is paddle boat with lots of beautiful brass that enhances the view of the ohio river

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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear tazracered45, We appreciate your feedback and hope you choose to visit us again soon! Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I like going late so I can play machines of choice. I generally play in the smoking area and occasionally visit the Tiki deck (which is small but cool). The bar staff is quick, the snack bar on bottom deck has great sandwichs. The gaming,...More

Thank Sampson54
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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sampson54, We appreciate your feedback! We hope you choose to visit us again soon! Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff Friendly. Does not pay out enough, but no Casinos do. Older atmosphere, but nostalgic. On the river with a beautiful view. On top deck is a smaller bar with some games/slot machines. Is actually a River Boat. Has a very nice hotel and also...More

Thank Roger R
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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Roger R, Thank you for your feedback! We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to having you as our guest again in the future. Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Never won any money. Too much smoke. Went to a concert and it was nice and fun. It would be great if they didn’t have general seating!!!! We stood in line for over 1.5 hours and still in 14th row. Band was wonderful and the...More

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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Bennett2Sons, Thank you for your feedback! We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to having you as our guest again in the future. Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Wife and I were staying at the resort for two nights and both of us hit the casino each night. They have some newer machines and plenty of older ones. The casino is one of the old riverboats. Four floors of gaming. Table games on...More

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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sootsgd, Thank you for your feedback! We hope you visit us again soon! Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

I came out to see the Gin Blossoms on Saturday. I was impressed by some of the staff. Everything else was really average. However, they did have some live performers that made my dinning experience a few degrees cooler. They had plenty of parking, some...More

Thank Dewayne P
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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dewayne P, Thank you for your feedback! We hope you choose to visit again in the future. Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Having been many casinos, especially this area, I am really surprised how lackluster Rising Star is! Upon check in to the hotel, are room smelled of smoke. The front desk could not figure that out since it wasn't a smoking room. Hmm, let me help...More

1  Thank Steven G
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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steven G, I apologize for your experience in our buffet and will forward your comments on to the Food and Beverage Management. Thank you again for your feedback and we hope you choose to visit again in the future. Sincerely Laura W

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun here. Great drinks at the bar and several options of play here. Elevator needs a major upgrade and does not fit in with the rest of the boat. Employees using the non-service elevator with carts have ruined the carpet and busted up...More

2  Thank Goofy173
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Laura W, Front Office Manager at Rising Star Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Goofy173, We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit. I apologize for for the condition of the elevator and will forward your thoughts to our management team. Thank you again for your feedback and we hope to have you as our guest...More

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rentacar3
July 31, 2017|
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Response from Harleyoso | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about them comping rooms as I have never stayed there just played there and I didn't sign up for their card cause the line was too long and they only had one person working but I have stayed at the Hollywood... More
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Fred B
April 7, 2017|
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Response from Sootsgd | Reviewed this property |
Monday’s are free for veterans. However this month. Monday and tuesdays are free for Veterans, first responders, and seniors age 55 or older. Wife and I booked two nights for free. In March they had the same offer but... More
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December 2, 2016|
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Response from Patricia W | Reviewed this property |
Yes. the times we have been there our rooms were comp and not only that but the last time when traveling with an extra person, they even gave us complimentary buffet tickets, and there buffet was awesome! Have found their... More
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