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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

used to go here all the time with my family and friends. then, their "loosest slots" suddenly wasn't loose anymore. false advertising to its maximum right there! if you hope to enjoy your money, go to either viejas or pala or harras - the pay outs in those casinos are definitely much better than here

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great service! Inside the Resort/Hotel and the Casino! Also outside at the Golf Course & Pro Shop or just by the ponds with waterfalls,ducks and koi, or at the lakes with birds, geese, and ducks near their conference center hall. Valet parking, bus service from San Diego, Orange County, and LA! Plenty of parking garage to keep your vehicle cool,... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know how they can claim they have the "loosest" slots. We have been going there for years. Several years ago, we would see jackpots paid regularly. We could take a few hundred dollars and play all evening. Something changed. They have removed many of the traditional slots and replaced them with video slots that just suck up money.... More 

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Los Angeles
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Without any doubt ~ THE FRIENDLIEST CASINO YOU'LL EVER GO TO!! Terrific staff, always friendly and a CASINO that feels more like 'Vegas than San Diego County .. .. Good Gaming and lots of food options .. .. BUFFET is great as well .. .. Want CREPES, done .. .. Want DIM SUM, done .. .. Want CRAB LEGS or... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a little bit of a drive to get there but well worth the trip. Huge casino for slots, most if the latest games, some what tight but aren't they all. The food select is vast and everything I have tried is delicious, if you are there for breakfast try Sage and the special french toast. The rooms in the... More 

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Chula Vista, California
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly the best casino and hotel combination we have been to. The rooms are really spacious and very comfortable. The view of the golf course is really nice and soothing. The pool area is nice and rarely crowded.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had so much fun at Barona that I had to visit twice during my stay in San Diego! The service was excellent. The casino is large and offers every game you can imagine. The food was also spectacular. I will return!

Thank Natalie L
1 review
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I can't say enough about how well we were treated on our first visit. They gave us buttons to wear which showed we were first timers and we were approached several times by the staff on the casino floor to wish us a good time and asked if there was anything they could do for us. We even received free... More 

Thank Patricia K
Escondido, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016

My husband and I go to Barona as much as we can. It is only 45 minutes away from our home in Escondido. It really feels like we are away on vacation when we are there Its been a few months since we have been, due to illness in our family, but look forward to getting back into the swing... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

We always have to stay at this place when we go to San Diego. Room is nice & big w/lots of freebees (coffee/tea maker, water bottles, & wifi.) They also have a small fridge and a safe for all your winnings ;). When it comes to the casino, they are the most lay back tables ever. Pay out is nice... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Restaurant
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Barona Resort & Casino

Address: 1932 Wildcat Canyon Rd, Lakeside, CA 92040-1553 (Formerly Barona Valley Ranch Resort & Casino)
Region: United States > California > Lakeside
Price Range: ₹ 5,387 - ₹ 13,569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Barona Resort & Casino 3*
Number of rooms: 397
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Also Known As:
Barona Valley Ranch Resort And Casino
Barona Valley Ranch Hotel Lakeside
Barona Valley Hotel
Barona Valley Resort
Barona Hotel And Casino
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“Pick a room looking out back to see the lakes, golf course, have the option of the patio/grassy area if on first floor,”
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 of 5 bubbles freed0mplease0rgd, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for room close to casino floor”
 of 5 bubbles 697jennifer, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They are all great!”
 of 5 bubbles PatriciaS557, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Request Golf Course View, several second floor rooms on the hall to casino”
 of 5 bubbles SJR55, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Eat early and beat the lines.. The Buffet is wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles 180dang, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
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