Boomtown New Orleans Riverboat Casino
Now owned and operated by Pinnacle Entertainment – formerly Hollywood Park Inc. – Boomtown New Orleans is a riverboat casino and hotel located on the West Bank in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. The resort, which opened in August 1994, was originally known as Boomtown Westbank, with its name being changed to Boomtown New Orleans when its parent company, Boomtown Inc., was bought out by Pinnacle in 1997.
In 2016, after expansion to the value of US$ 145 million in 2006 and refurbishment valued at US$ 20 million in 2015, Boomtown New Orleans is a five-star 150-room hotel, with a 30000-square-foot casino, a spa and salon, a nightclub, numerous restaurants, conference facilities, a fitness centre, and more.
Inside the Five-Star Hotel
As mentioned, there are 150 rooms and suites in the five-storey Boomtown New Orleans Hotel. During the 2015 refurbishments, Pinnacle opted for a thoroughly modern look and feel for these rooms, which include The Deluxe King, Deluxe Queen, Cypress Suite, and Live Oak King Suite.
All of these rooms are notably spacious and amenities – which vary depending on the quality of the room or suite – include LCD televisions, complimentary Wi-Fi and access to the Boomtown New Orleans fitness centre, in-room safes, and in-room coffee machines, among others.
On the Menu
When lunch, supper, dinner or snack time rolls around, Boomtown New Orleans guests have five different dining options from which to choose – Bayou Market Buffet, Bayou Market Express, Asia, and Pier 4.
Featured at the Boomtown New Orleans Bayou Market Buffet is the all-new breakfast buffet, which features made-to-order omelettes, waffles, and more. Two other great dining deals on offer at Boomtown New Orleans all-you-can-eat crawfish at the Buffet and steak-and-Budweiser combos at Pier 4.
On the Stage
Boomtown New Orleans regularly plays host to local cover bands as well as international acts at Boomer’s Nightclub Live & Loaded evenings. There is no cover charge to gain entry to this Boomtown New Orleans venue, nor is there a minimum drinks order.
Fun for the whole family, meanwhile, awaits visitors at the Boomtown New Orleans Family Fun Centre.
Between shows, guests can always browse the Boomtown New Orleans gift store for souvenirs and other items to take home.
On the Cards
With Pinnacle’s acquisition of one of the twin River City Casino riverboats in 1998, Boomtown New Orleans because the largest riverboat casino in Southeast Louisiana.
The multi-storey 30000-square-foot Boomtown New Orleans casino features over 1 400 slots and video poker games and 29 table games, including blackjack, baccarat, roulette, craps, and various types of poker, among others.
The Boomtown New Orleans casino, which is open 24 hours a day, also hosts regular poker tournaments in its seven-table poker room, where players can win everything from cash prizes to Boomtown New Orleans restaurant comps.
Behind Closed Doors
The Boomtown New Orleans conference facilities enable guests to host their own private corporate and social events. The venue has roughly 15 000 square feet of meeting space with audio-visual equipment, tech support staff, professional banquet staff, and catering services available.