Visit Atlantic City: Your Travel Guide

Things to Do in Atlantic City

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
Every hour is a happy one at the Borgata. Aside from the cornucopia of slot machines and video poker games, the Borgata boasts a deluxe spa, 32nd-floor infinity pool and first-class eateries for all tastes. Then there’s the actual "happy hour" at the Oyster Bar every afternoon. What better way to get into the Atlantic City swing of things?
More than a casino, Harrah’s is the perfect getaway. When you’re not spinning wheels or shooting craps, there’s a whole bunch of leisurely pursuits to choose from. You can shop in classy stores like Swarovski, unwind in the elegant Elizabeth Arden spa or take a swim under its huge glass-dome roof. After dark, join the wet ‘n’ wild party at the poolside club.
Tropicana Casino and Resort
Say hello to a little piece of Havana. Out on the boardwalk it’s Atlantic City, but inside the Tropicana you’ll find the Latin Quarter. Decked out like a Cuban streetscape, this casino features rum bars, tango lounges and poolside cabanas. Even the games sound exotic here, with everything from Caribbean Stud to Pai Gow poker up for grabs.
Caesars Atlantic City
Marble floors, classical-style architecture and Italian artwork lend Caesars a certain gravitas. In keeping with its upscale style, it even has its own Armani and Gucci stores on site. So, you’ll look the part whether you hit the casino floor or head for the swanky Toga Bar, which hosts the city’s coolest DJs and a sophisticated clientele.
Atlantic City Aquarium
A combination aquarium and marine science education center, the Atlantic City Aquarium houses more than 100 species of fish and other marine creatures.
800 N. New Hampshire Ave
Boardwalk Hall
Boardwalk Hall is the largest entertainment center in Atlantic City.
2301 Boardwalk
Steel Pier
Steel Pier is Atlantic City's Boardwalk Amusement Park.
Boardwalk at Virginia Ave
The Pier Shops at Ceasar's Palace
Luxury shops on the Pier at Caesar's Palace.
Arkansas Ave and Boardwalk
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum
Museum of the world's greatest oddities.
New York Ave and Boardwalk

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Traveler's Reviews & Photos

Very Good
I visit Atlantic city several times a year and have always enjoyed it,we park at the hotel and use public transportation and cabs,easy to get around,plenty of restaurants, beach bars,shopping and first class entertainment.
United States of America
May 16, 2017
Very Good
The city is in transition and needs to keep going on renovations but not rely on the casinos. bring in musical acts or other entertainment to develope a more diverse entertainment atracton. theators, and playhouse type buildings may help.
United States of America
May 19, 2017
Very Good
I can come here any time and usually don't stay at Tropicana. It was convenient to a performance at Boardwalk Hall and has good restaurants.
United States of America
May 16, 2017
Had breakfast in a little quaint spot called Maria's Luncheonette. Good food, cheap prices. Will definitely eat there again. Also had fun in the outlets. Good prices
United States of America
May 18, 2017
Review score
The hotel was full of action but too many other hotels and casinos were closed. It's not as exciting as it used to be
United States of America
May 16, 2017

Accommodations and Hotels in Atlantic City

Resorts Casino Hotel Atlantic City

7.8 Good

Score from 2,085 reviews


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  • “location was great”
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  • “very clean”
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  • “wonderful staff”
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Tropicana Casino and Resort

8.1 Very Good

Score from 7,627 reviews


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  • “location was great”
    1092 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “very clean”
    233 related reviews
FantaSea Resorts - Flagship

8.2 Very Good

Score from 516 reviews


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  • “amazing views”
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  • “wonderful staff”
    44 related reviews
  • “very clean”
    26 related reviews
Caesars Atlantic City Hotel & Casino

8 Very Good

Score from 1,946 reviews


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  • “location was great”
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  • “very clean”
    91 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
    88 related reviews
Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino

8 Very Good

Score from 494 reviews


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  • “very clean”
    40 related reviews
  • “location was great”
    36 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
    28 related reviews
Harrah's Resort Atlantic City Hotel & Casino

7.5 Good

Score from 3,835 reviews


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  • “great pool area”
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  • “location was great”
    327 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
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Bally's Atlantic City Hotel & Casino

7.6 Good

Score from 2,070 reviews


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  • “location was great”
    280 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
    151 related reviews
  • “comfortable beds”
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Eldorado Motor Inn

6.3 Review score

Score from 293 reviews


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  • “location was great”
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  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “comfortable beds”
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The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel

7.8 Good

Score from 3,183 reviews


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  • “location was great”
    258 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “beautiful building”
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Recommended in Atlantic City

This is not a family-friendly resort town. In addition to the casinos (which I knew about), there are lots of strip clubs, liquor stores, etc. which are spread throughout the city (so they are hard to avoid coming across). The beach, however, was very nice- clean and not crowded, even during the summer prime season. I would only recommend this for a short get-away for adults if you plan on spending most of your time at the beach and not doing much else. The new outlets look nice, but the rest of the town does not seem safe for walking at night. For a family friendly area, I would go south to Ventnor or Ocean City. We were here for an adult get-away, but we will definitely not bring our kids here.

you can shop in the day gamble and party at night and at wyndham the staff at the front desk will give you a listing of everything that's going on at the casinos for the days you are there so you don't have to miss out on anything.

The difference of circumstances. You have "the street" people and middle classes as well of the very wealthy all's fun to watch. asked travelers...

Why do you recommend Atlantic City for food?

great variety of restaurants and sweet shops and deli.

More accessible and maybe some dim lights


Buddakkan, Chelsa Pub & Inn

walking on the Broadwalk

had a great time

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