“The volume of guests we saw this weekend is a great indication of future success of the Sands Hotel and we are extremely excited for what’s to come. This is the beginning of a new phase at the Sands Bethlehem, which will soon include retail space and an events center. We’re very proud to offer these amenities to our existing guests and look forward to introducing them to new customers throughout the region.” said Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem President Robert DeSalvio.
Featuring 300 rooms including 16 Executive Suites and 6 Presidential Suites, the Sands Hotel is the largest full service hotel in the Lehigh Valley. The new hotel offers latest in modern amenities, including wireless Internet connections, media hubs and high-definition flat-screen televisions, as well as new services and amenities such as indoor pool, fitness room, and a complimentary continental breakfast.
The new Sands Hotel has over 5,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space, 3,000 square feet of pre-function and exhibit space, plus a professional coordinator available to help plan events. The Sands Bethlehem also plans to add a new 200,000 square feet of shopping space and nearly 50,000 square feet of multi-purpose space, which will allow the property to host larger meetings, conventions, and other events.
Located on the site of the historic Bethlehem Steel plant and approximately 60 minutes from Philadelphia and the northern New Jersey suburbs, Sands Casino Bethlehem offers over 3,000 state-of-the-art slot machines and over 100 table games, as well as a 300-room hotel and over 5,000 sq. ft. of meeting space. The resort also includes three signature restaurants from renowned chef Emeril Lagasse (Emeril’s Chop House, Burgers And More by Emeril and Emeril’s Italian Table), as well as a Carnegie Deli, St. James Gate Irish Pub and Carvery, Cobalt Cafe, and offerings and cuisines of The Market Gourmet Express.