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Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Thompson, Ohio
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I go to Mountaineer about once every three months, using comps for free rooms and free play. The rooms, staff and most food venues are great. Our king room in the "Tower" is always 5* and so is the staff. However, new management. i.e. Eldorado, is on the cheap to reduce their overall costs and the customer...

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Radie, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I will pass along your suggestions as well as your feedback to the managers and staff here at Mountaineer. It is true that the upstairs is cleared out. We are moving machines and adding new product and will hopefully be putting a new bar are in that space. If...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We took an overnight trip this week and the rooms were very nice. The beds are comfy and the king bed is huge. We had a sitting area and a wetbar with mini fridge. The casino part has changed alot and many open areas that were previously filled with slots etc. The horse track was dirty and only 2 tellers...

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Sue, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We certainly appreciate the feedback and will use the information provided to improve the overall experience for our guests at Mountaineer. We are in the process of moving some machines around and making room for additional improvements in the upstairs area. As for the deli clerk, I will make...

Mansfield, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

The value of the hotel is great. They have nice rooms and starts at only $69.00 per night. The beds are comfortable and the rooms are updated. We wanted to get away for an evening to enjoy the casino and it was a fun night. The casino does have smoking but the casino floor is non smoking. It wasn't smoky...

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Leigh, Thank you for taking the time to post and for the positive review. It is always nice to hear from our guests. I will make sure that I pass along your compliments to the hotel staff. Horse racing starts tomorrow, April 15 so we hope to see you again soon. Thank you again for posting.

Struthers, Ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another relaxing trip.again they accommodated my room request,right across from the indoor pool!Front desk,very nice,room comfortable,food,great.cant wait till next week,the ponies start running,and soon the outdoor pool will open.love it all

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Marlane, Thank you again for posting. Always nice to hear from our guests. I will make sure that I pass along your comments to our entire hotel staff. And you are correct, racing starts tomorrow, April 15 and the outdoor pool will be open for Memorial Day weekend. Hope to see you again soon. Thanks again for posting.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Casino although the buffet is not the greatest..if u want good food , eat at Al's.awesome pizza.has indoor and outdoor pools.i love that the smoking area is in an outside area, it was so nice not breathing that smoke

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post and for the review. We appreciate your feedback. I will make sure I pass along your comments regarding the buffet and Big Al's to our food and beverage director. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again in the near future. Thank you again for posting.

Warren, Ohio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I go each month. We have earned several comps and free play which adds to the excitement. The hotel is very nice and comfortable. We have stayed at both the Tower and Lodge. The Lodge room was updated and perfect size for us. We are hardly in the room so it was perfect. Clean and PLENTY of...

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post and for the wonderful review. Happy to hear that you enjoy your stay and that you come to see us each month. If there is anything that we can do during your visit, please let any one of our team members know. Again, thank you for posting and we look forward to...

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice handicap. room staff was very friendly. Slots didn't hit well but many to choose from. Dining is great. Nice getaway for a couple or a family. Very nice pool for everyone to use. Very clean and comfortable.

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Gayle, Thank you so much for taking the time to post and for the wonderful review. We were happy to hear that you had a good time and enjoyed your visit with us. I will make sure that I pass along your comments to the management and staff here. Again, thank you for the feedback and we hope to see...

Millsboro, Delaware
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Haven't been there yet, but considering it for Kentucky Derby weekend of which a friend and I get together each year. We've been meeting for the last 4 years at Gulfstream and prior to that Tampa, Delaware Park, Harrington and this year something new. Hopefully, since I've never been there it will be an enjoyable trip !

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Karl, Come see us! We have much to offer. We have a 357 room hotel, two swimming pools, spa, golf course, steak house, buffet, coffee shop and, of course slots and tables. Horse racing starts up again in April and we will be racing until November. We hope to see you for the Kentucky Derby. For room reservations and more...

Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have been to the Mountaineer a number of times when I visit family in Beaver County, PA. It's an hour drive, but worth it. The casino is very large and very well-attended. Free soft drinks are available (self-serve) and cocktails are av ailable at the bar that is central to all the action or by roaming server. I only...

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

John, Thank you for taking the time to post and for the wonderful review. I will make sure that I share your comments with team, especially those in the food & beverage areas. You will have to come back and see us in the spring when live horse racing begins again. Thank you again for the review and we hope...

Bellaire, Ohio
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed this weekend at Mountaineer. We had a free room with a king sized bed in the older part of the hotel. The room had recently been remodeled and looked modern and stylish. There was a coffee pot with coffee, safe, drinking glasses and you could add chocolate covered strawberries and champagne for a small fee...

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James S, Director of Hotel Operations at Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, responded to this review

Holtdawg, Thank you for taking the time to post and for the good review. We really appreciate the feedback and I will make sure I share your comments with the management and staff here at Mountaineer. Happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and your valentine's day and we hope to see again very soon. Thank you...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The upscale, five-story tower adds 258 rooms, including 20 suites, to Mountaineer's 101-room wing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort

Address: Chester, WV 26047-2651 (Formerly The Grande Hotel At Mountaineer)
Region: United States > West Virginia > Chester
Price Range: ₹ 5,506 - ₹ 12,955 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 354
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms in the Tower are exceptional and the Lodge rooms have been recently remodeled and heard they are much improved, although smaller .”
radie1986, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The Hotel part has nicer rooms but the lodge part has a small balcony if you smoke”
, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't know”
493karld, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room rates during the week are more reasonably priced. I have never actually stayed there, but the prices are readily available.”
johnhI344YA, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I've heard that the hotel rooms are nicer in the tower. We stayed in the lodge because that was what was available at the time of booking.”
carolo567, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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