Boomtown New Orleans
Posted On May 3, 2016
Overview of Boomtown New Orleans
Boomtown New Orleans is a casino and hotel situated on a stationary riverboat which is located in Harvey, Louisiana. The casino was previously known as Boomtown Westbank which opened on the 6th of August, 1994. It is now owned by Pinnacle Entertainment.
The Boomtown New Orleans riverboat features an old western American theme with restaurants, bars, multiple casino games and 150 hotel rooms and is one of the largest riverboat casinos in Southeast Louisiana.
The History of Boomtown New Orleans
When the doors of Boomtown Westbank casino opened in 1994 it was owned by Boomtown Inc. Boomtown Inc. was later purchased by Hollywood Park Inc. in June 1997 which has since become known as Pinnacle Entertainment.
A major expansion was approved in 2006 by Pinnacle Entertainment. The casino was to feature a 200 room hotel; a spa; a salon; additional meeting area; an Asian restaurant and an expansion of the Boomers nightclub amongst others. The expansion did not however happen.
In 2012 another expansion was approved where a 150 room hotel; a fitness centre and more was built. The hotel officially opened in 2015.
Amenities of Boomtown New Orleans
Boomtown New Orleans features three different restaurants and one bar including Pier 4; Bayou Market Express and Bayou Market Buffet as well as the Oyster Bar. Bayou Market Express serves American dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner while the others serve lunch and dinner meals.
Boomers Nightclub hosts evening entertainment where live music events take place too. There is a family fun centre and a gift shop.
Boomtown New Orleans Casino Features
Boomtown New Orleans casino is open twenty four hours a day, seven days a week and houses over one thousand slot machines and video poker machines as well as over thirty table games and poker games. The casino has over 30 000 sq. ft. of gaming space.
Around forty three video poker machines are available and over a thousand slots including progressive slots, dollar slots and penny slots of all types like Cash Wizard; The Hangover; Jambalaya Jackpot; Dirty Dancing; Texas Tornado; Howling Moon and Giant Panda.
The poker room which is also available around the clock offers poker games like Caribbean stud poker; Texas hold ‘em; seven card stud and Texas hold ‘em Omaha. The table games include blackjack; roulette; craps; mini baccarat and let it ride amongst other.
Players Club at Boomtown New Orleans
Boomtown New Orleans offers a players club called Mychoice. Mychoice is free to join and consists of five tiered levels of which players can climb by earning more and more points starting from the day of joining. The higher the level the higher the rewards are. The five levels include Choice; Advantage; Preferred; Elite and Owners Club.
Rewards starting with the Choice level include membership; hotel; merchandise and parking discounts. As the levels climb so do the rewards which then include free birthday offers; discounts to the buffet and monthly multipliers. From then on rewards start including discounts on cruises; annual trips to Las Vegas; priority lines to the Boomtown New Orleans restaurants and VIP hotel check ins and events.