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Bismarck, North Dakota
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here on a Thursday night, they had a great deal on rooms if you signed up for a players card the room would be $30! Plus we received $10 to play with! The casino had a good variety of games and a pretty good crowd for a Thursday night. It was a bit smoky in the casino, but the...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Bad winter storm forced us nonstop prematurely at Dakota Magic. Room was very well priced, very clean. Signed up for casino card and received $]coupon for buffet and $15 gambling cash, plus seniors coupons for meal and slot play. Room was large, food was good if not fantastic. Staff was great. Would recommend stopping by for a day or so,...

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Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Decided one time to come here cause shooting star in Mahnomen was all booked. I'm so glad we came here! We have stayed 4 times since April, and are staying again this weekend! We've only eaten at the buffet twice, & it wasn't bad, but I've had better. Never tried the other places. The bar prices I think are very...

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Little Falls, Minnesota
Reviewed September 25, 2016

All the usual, no big winners. Friendly staff. Small place but the food was good. Very good place to meet relatives/friends at. Easy to get to. Nothing else to do around that area. Pretty flat land. Off the freeway at the North Dakota/Sough Dakota border.

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Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

I haven't been for a long time and this stop made me remember why. I tried several machines, turned light on to get service and no help. I thought the ventilation was poor and just didn't enjoy the experience. No one I saw looked any more pleased.

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1Thank Teresa V
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We stayed here for a wedding in Wheaton, Mn. Rooms were clean and satisfactory. Casino is very smokey but nice. We ate at the restaurant near the buffet and it was ok. The accommodations worked out fine for us. We would stay here again if in the area.

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Frankfort, Illinois, United States
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This hotel was average. Service was good. The staff sent my food from the restaurant to my room for me. I did give a tip and the staff appreciated it! This was a business trip. So I had to drive about 35 miles each day and was quite tired. The food also tasted good! The room was not as nice...

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North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Our bill was $13,83 but when we checked the receipt we were charged over $18. The girl appeared very embarrassed that she had been caught. Now that I check the charges on my credit card I was also charged $16 for the same meal. Use cash if you must eat here. The RV park is in the parking lot with...

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Hotel was ok.......... However the casino slots was tight, and it was way to smokey. It is small casino, So don't think your going get much. Would I stay here again? No. I wouldn't. It is same slots as everywhere There wasn't any new ones. We ate at the little grill area, ANd they wasn't friendly at all and just...

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Grey Eagle, Minnesota
Reviewed May 25, 2016

It was a nice ride to find this hotel. They plunked down this nice little hotel/casino in the middle of no where. No city in site. So it wasn't hard to find from the freeway. The hotel was very clean and they like veterans. We got a very cheap rate. We were greeted with a big smile --which means a...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Dakota Magic Casino & Hotel

Address: 16849 102nd St SE, Hankinson, ND 58041-9780
Location: United States > North Dakota > Hankinson
Hotel Class:3 star — Dakota Magic Casino & Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 125
Also Known As:
Dakota Magic Casino And Hotel
Dakota Magic Hotel Hankinson
Dakota Magic Casino & Hotel North Dakota/Hankinson
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Don't get room near the Elevator”
 of 5 bubbles rgmbem2013, Jun 23, 2016 | Read review
“They have reasonable rates on standard rooms and for a few bucks more you can get the hot tub room with a fridge. That's the way to go!”
 of 5 bubbles Pauljameskruchten, Sep 8, 2015 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles 1kristia, Aug 6, 2015 | Read review
“Check the room when you get there for dirty sheets/ bathrooms/ etc”
 of 5 bubbles cho2014, Jul 16, 2015 | Read review
“Go when there is not name entertainment as they jab you for the room”
 of 5 bubbles MZHUSKR, Apr 22, 2015 | Read review
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