Native American tribes are well-known for their developed skills in the gambling industry and some of the most popular casino destinations in the US are operated by tribes. This gives them the opportunity to improve their income while providing people from every corner of the world with a real chance to amass a fortune by gambling. Today we are listing five of the largest and most developed tribal casinos located in the US.
WinStar World Casino and Resort
This is the largest casino in the States which is located in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The integrated resort is operated by the Chickasaw Nation, which is a federally recognized, sovereign and self-governing American Indian tribe. On 519,000 square feet there are tons of entertainment readily available for the guests and customers of WinStar World Casino and Resort. Some of them include a global event center, nightclubs, a wide variety of restaurant options and retail venues. The casino itself features 7,400 gaming machines and almost a hundred gaming tables offering every gambling game.
Foxwoods Resort Casino
With its 344,000 square feet, the Foxwood Resorts Casino is the runner up in our chart. The integrated resort is located in Mashantucket, Connecticut and it is operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe. It offers five hotels featuring thousands of luxurious rooms for guests, many shopping offerings, restaurants with world-wide cuisine, bars and vivid nightlife, as well as a spa and a golf track. The casino venue in the Foxwoods Resort offers 4,369 gaming machines and a total of 280 table games.
The Mohegan Sun is located in Uncasville, Connecticut and it has been a sensation ever since its first day back in 1996. Built by the Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut, the integrated resort provides world-class hotel accommodations and dining options, as well as retail shopping and regular live entertainment. There are three hotels providing premium hospitality and three entertainment venues with seating from 350 to 10,000. Across 300,000 square-feet three casino venues have on offer 5,087 slot machines and 297 table games available for play anytime.
San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino
Located in Highland, California this integrated resort is operated by the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and it was opened back in 1986 as a stakes bingo parlor. Over 220,000 square-foot the vast casino offers 4,200 slot machines and more than a hundred table games, including a poker room available for the customers of the casino. There are also plenty of dining and entertainment options available at the bingo and casino venue, as well as a 24-hour opportunities for participation in gambling.
This tribal casino takes the fifth place in our chart and it is located in Norman, Oklahoma. The 219,000 square-foot casino venue is operated by Chickasaw Nation and is one of the biggest in the area. Riverwind Casino provides 2,700 gaming machines on site, as well as 30 table games, and 17 poker tables. On site there are also off-track betting and a keno area, making it a well-rounded entertainment venue.