Black Hawk & Central City Casinos
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The Lodge at Black Hawk, Colorado Central Station and the Isle of Capri are the only casinos with hotel rooms. The next closest lodging is at Fortune Valley Casino, 3/4-mile up Gregory St. in Central City (see Central City listings for particulars). Another alternative is the Gold Dust Lodge, located on Hwy. 119 about 1.5 miles from the Black Hawk casinos. The Gold Dust features 23 rooms with private baths.
The casinos in Black Hawk and Central City are located one mile apart. The Black Hawk Shuttle Service provides free transportation throughout Black Hawk and Central City.
There are a few bus tour programs operating between the metropolitan Denver area and Black Hawk/Central City. These programs are priced around $15 and usually affiliated with a few casinos that will reimburse a portion of the transportation charge. Check the “Weekend” section of the Friday Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News for bus tour ads.
For information on visiting Black Hawk, call (303) 582-5221, or visit their website at: www.cityofblackhawk.org.
Central City is located one mile from Black Hawk. Turn left at the third stoplight on Hwy. 119 and proceed up Gregory Street.
Besides the two casino hotels in Central City that have rooms, there are also several bed & breakfasts: Gregory Inn (303-582-5561), Chateau L’Acadienne (303-582-5209) and Skye Cottage (303-582-0622).
For information on visiting Central City, call (303) 582-5251 or visit their website at: www.playcentralcity.com.
Shown below is a list of all Black Hawk and Central City casinos. Click on a name to see a page of detailed information about that particular casino.
- Ameristar Black Hawk
- Bull Durham Saloon & Casino
- Canyon Casino
- Century Casino & Hotel
- Dostal Alley Casino & Microbrewery
- Famous Bonanza-Easy Street
- Fortune Valley Hotel & Casino
- Gilpin Hotel Casino
- Golden Gates Casino
- Golden Mardi Gras Casino
- Isle Casino Hotel, The - Black Hawk
- Johnny Z's Casino
- Lady Luck Casino - Black Hawk
- Lodge Casino at Black Hawk, The
- Monarch Casino Black Hawk
- Red Dolly Casino
- Reserve Casino Hotel
- Saratoga Casino Black Hawk
- Sasquatch Casino
- Wild Card Saloon & Casino
- Z Casino - Black Hawk