Pennsylvania is full of land-based casinos with a total of 13 casino venues. Most of these casinos are offering both a physical sportsbook within the casino facility and an online option through partnerships with online sportsbook operators. Even though PA is a very expensive state in terms of both license fees ($10 million for a sports betting license) combined with a high tax rate on sports betting (36% on gross sports gaming revenue) it has become a popular state for sportsbook operators.
In this article you will find complete reviews of all brick-and-mortar casinos in the Keystone state which will walk you through everything from online sports betting partnerships to casino games offering.
A full list of Land-Based Casinos in Pennsylvania
|Casino||City||Type||Online Sports Betting Partner|
|Harrah’s Philadelphia||Chester||Racino||Caesars Sportsbook|
|Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course||Grantville||Racino||TBA – Barstool Sportsbook|
|Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin||Farmington||Resort||BetAmerica|
|Live! Hotel and Casino Philadelphia||Philadelphia||Stand-alone|
|The Meadows Racetrack and Casino||North Strabane Township||Racino||DraftKings|
|Mohegan Sun Pocono||Plains Township||Racino||Unibet PA|
|Mount Airy Casino Resort||Mount Pocono||Stand-alone||FOX Bet|
|Parx Casino and Racing||Bensalem||Racino||Parx|
|Presque Isle Downs & Casino||Erie||Racino||BetAmerica|
|Rivers Casino Philadelphia||Philadelphia||Stand-alone||PlaySugarHouse & BetRivers|
|Rivers Casino Pittsburgh||Pittsburgh||Stand-alone|
|Valley Forge Casino Resort||King of Prussia||Resort||FanDuel|
|Wind Creek Bethlehem||Bethlehem||Stand-alone|
Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino & Racetrack is one of the more popular racinos in the state of Philadelphia. The term racino means that the establishment hosts both horse races and casino games under a single roof, a type of gambling establishment popular across the USA.
Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin
Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin is primarily a hotel resort with bountiful facilities and activities, casino being just one of them. Lady Luck Casino is one of just two Pennsylvanian casinos that are actually licensed to provide gambling services within an existing hotel resort.
Live! Hotel and Casino Philadelphia
The whole new Live! Hotel and Casino is about to feature over 1.5 million square feet of space. Hotel, gaming, dining, and entertainment space will all be included. The building will be situated at 900 Packer Ave in South Philadelphia.
Mohegan Sun Pocono
Mohegan Sun Pocono is a very popular racino that offers more than 2,300 slots, over 90 table games, and a poker room with 18 tables and – off course – horse racing
The Meadows Racetrack and Casino
The enormous 350,000 square-foot casino floor is one of The Meadows Racetrack and Casino’s main strengths over the competitors. The place thus houses one of the biggest casino floors on the entire East Coast.
Parx Casino and Racing
Parx Casino and Racing has more than 3,300 slots, 132 table games, and a dual poker room featuring 48 tables. Add the thoroughbred racing, sports betting, dining, and entertainment in Xcite center and you get the whole package.
Mount Airy Casino Resort
The 24/ 7 high-profile entertainment is guaranteed on the Mount Airy Casino floor. It is home to more than 1,800 slot machines and over 80 live-dealer games, apart from the sportsbook and the poker action.
Presque Isle Downs & Casino
Presque Isle Downs & Casino provides a decent environment for gambling and entertainment. While no hotel can be found on the site itself, there are several high-end places where people can spend the night within a half-mile.
Rivers Casino Pittsburgh
Rivers Casino Pittsburgh offers a superb round-the-clock gaming action. Its casino floor is packed with numerous diverse gaming options. It involves anything from slots and table games to Asian Gaming, poker rooms and a sportsbook.
Valley Forge Casino
Valley Forge Casino is smaller than most of the state and country casinos, but its portfolio still offers a broad variety of gaming options. While you won’t find thousands of titles there, a range of 850 slots and 50 table games, both standing out in diversity, could make the vast majority of gamblers happy.
Wind Creek Bethlehem
As Wind Creek Bethlehem offers a catalog of more than 3,000 slots, 200 table games, a 30-table poker room, and a sportsbook, it is fair to say that this resort holds among the biggest casinos in the state.
Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course
Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course was the first to receive a license for just about any form of gambling. They are thus specific and important for being the first Pennsylvanian casino to launch a retail sportsbook and an online casino.