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Red Shores Racetrack & Casino

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Came here on a Saturday afternoon and had a great time. Horses were running and the weather was... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
papat65
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Cambridge, Canada
My first time at the races

I had so much fun watching harness racing for the 1st time and betting on the races. It's only a $2... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Joanne D
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Whether it's the thrill of live harness racing , the fun of over 200 slot machines, Blackjack or live Texas Hold 'Em Poker tables, you'll find it right here in Charlottetown at 58 Kensington Road next to the Eastlink Centre. Experience casual...more
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58 Kensington Rd, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 9S8, Canada
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Came here on a Saturday afternoon and had a great time. Horses were running and the weather was great, did some betting, drank some beer, won a little money. And then we went into the casino and won a little bit more money, so a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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KellyF3296, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thank-you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience here at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino and got to check out everything we have to offer from Live Harness Racing to our Casino Floor. We hope you keep us in mind...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The bathroom was gross. There was a hair in my food and the staff would touch their nose/ face and hair then serve me. GrossMore

Date of experience: August 2018
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KellyF3296, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

First let me thank you for bringing your concerns to our attention as our goal at Red Shores is to provide the best customer service experience possible and it appears we have slipped in meeting that goal with you. On behalf of the Red Shores...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

I had so much fun watching harness racing for the 1st time and betting on the races. It's only a $2 bet so it's not like you're out loads of money if you lose. We also had an early supper in the restaurant which was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KellyF3296, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Joanne, Thanks for the review, we are happy you enjoyed your experience here at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino. We hope to see you again at our live racing which takes place on Thursday evenings with post-time 6:30pm and Saturday evenings with post-time 6pm, starting...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We have been to plenty of casinos, but never harness racing. The Casino is small. It is has lots of slot machines with different amounts to bet. There are four tables, 2 for poker and 2 for blackjack. They quickly filled up. They ran 13...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kelly F, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with recent experience here at Red Shores in Charlottetown, PEI. We hope you enjoyed your time here at Red Shores Race Track & Casino and that you will visit us again. Live racing in September takes...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018

Decided to visit the casino on a very rainy Saturday afternoon during a weekend Charlottetown visit, had never been. We took a taxi from the hotel as it as a little far and it was heavily raining. Not being from the area, had no idea...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kelly F, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Thank-you for visiting us here at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino. This year Old Home Week ran from August 9th –18th, 2018 unfortunately we did get rained out a couple days and had to post-pone our live racing. We are happy to hear you enjoyed...More

Reviewed August 29, 2018

Great way to spend an evening! The venue has very good food, nice smaller casino and watching live harness racing is so exciting. Would certainly recommend it as a must-see-do when you're on the Island.More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kelly F, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Jean, Thanks for visiting Red Shores Racetrack and Casino, located in Charlottetown. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your evening watching the live harness racing, live racing happens Thursday evenings with post-time at 6:30pm and Saturday evenings in September with post-time at 6pm. Our...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I thought we would like to check out this Casino in Charlottetown as the one in Summerside is a lot smaller. We went down when the Old Home Week show was on. Which made it difficult to get in to the Casino unless you paid...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kelly F, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Angelo, Thank you for sharing feedback on your recent experience here at Red Shores Charlottetown. Our Casino offers nearly 200 slot machines, 2 black jack tables and 2 UTH tables. Hours of operations are Sunday - Wednesday 11am-1am and Thursday – Saturday 11am-2am with no...More

Reviewed August 25, 2018

We had a wonderful evening at the horse races. So much fun that we forgot to go to the casino afterwards. There is plenty of seating in the stands or you can choose to stand right by the track itself. You can place wagers at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kelly F, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks for the review! I’m happy to hear you enjoyed your experience here at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino. I hope you get the chance to come back and check out our casino, the hours of operations are Sunday - Wednesday 11am-1am and Thursday –...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

BUYER BEWARE...We purchase Gold Cup and Saucer Race tickets for Saturday night but due to weather it got changed to Sunday night. We are from out of the province and were unable to attend on the Sunday. We have been only for this event for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kelly F, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Sylvia, Thanks for your review and your patience on your guest experience at Red Shores.The 2018 Gold Cup & Saucer scheduled for Saturday August 18th was moved to Sunday due to weather and the safety off all concerned. Red Shores honoured all ticket holders who...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018

Clean, not too noisy, professional staff, seems to be a turn over from time to time of staff, but over all no issues on the floor.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kelly F, Executive Assistant at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thank-you for taking the time to check out our Casino here at Red Shores, Charlottetown and for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your visit! Thank-you again for your business!

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gramma22
August 21, 2018|
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Response from Sean-Furlong | Property representative |
Hello, I am assuming that you have already made a reservation? If not please contact us at (902) 620-4264 as we book up very fast for Race Night Buffets. All of our Buffet prices are listed on our Website under the dining... More
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478dennise
October 21, 2017|
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That was intended to go to Red Shores Casino as a review and suggestion. I do not know how to change my city. If you know, let me know please.
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danielwells42
May 28, 2017|
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Response from Lisa-MacDougall | Property representative |
Hello Laurel, For the month of June at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino we have live Harness Racing on Thursdays at 6:30pm and Saturdays at 6:00pm. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
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