Ameristar Casino Black Hawk is a Colorado casino that can be found west of Denver in the Central City-Black Hawk area. Formerly known as the Mountain High Casino, this large casino is better than ever thanks to the opening of a large resort hotel in 2009. There are 536 guest units at the Ameristar Casino Resort and Spa, and all of them are tasteful and nicely outfitted with amenities. Outside of the guest units, the 7,000-square-foot spa provides an ideal retreat for those who like to be pampered. You can also relax by the rooftop pool and enjoy the scenic mountain views or burn some calories at the 24-hour fitness center. Of course, you might be tempted to wander over to the casino to enjoy the gaming action when you find yourself with time to spare.
The Ameristar Casino Black Hawk offers more than 1,500 slot and video machines, and you don't have to bring a ton of money with you if you want to play them. You can wager mere pennies at a time if you please. It is also possible to opt for larger denominations if you are working with an ample budget or are simply feeling lucky. In fact, some of the machines allow you to wager up to 100 dollars on any given turn. Regardless of which slot machine you choose to play at the Ameristar Casino Resort and Spa, you can expect it be state of the art. As for visitors who are interested in enjoying some table games, there are 23 to choose from. Fourteen of the tables are poker tables, and if you want a break from poker, you might try your luck at craps or roulette.
Regardless of your gaming preferences, you can earn valuable points while you play at the Ameristar Casino. All you have to do is sign up for the free Star Awards program. The more you play, the more Ameristar Casino Black Hawk discounts you get. The discounts usually come in the form of cash back rewards. You can also earn comps, including a meal at one of the restaurants or a stay at the upscale hotel. There are four restaurants to choose from at the Ameristar Casino Resort and Spa. These restaurants offer plenty in the way of diversity between them, and include the requisite casino buffet. If you just want to get some drinks during your visit to the Ameristar Casino Black Hawk, there is a hip bar in the center of the casino that offers live music on weekend nights.
The Ameristar Casino Black Hawk is close to a number of fantastic Colorado attractions, so you won't run out of options for things to do on the side if you stay at the casino's hotel. Especially close is the inviting mountain town of Idaho Springs, and you don't have to drive very far north to get to Rocky Mountain National Park. Ameristar Casino Black Hawk discounts for hotel stays are often available, so you might keep an eye out for them when booking your stay. Special lodging packages that can include things such as food and beverage credits and spa treatments tend to offer built-in deals. You can also try to secure coupons if you are interested in Ameristar Casino Black Hawk discounts. Coupons for discounted meals are especially popular. Regional travel brochures are a good place to start when looking for these kinds of coupons.