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Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course

777 Hollywood Blvd, Grantville, PA 17028-9237
+1 717-469-2211
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4 payout on slot machine and very few perks

The slot machine payout is terrible I have been to a number of other casinos in Pennsylvania and... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Ephrata, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Hollywood Casino - I'm Fed UP

My review is geared for casino patrons that like the chance to win. This place gouges customers and... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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  • Poor8%
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“nice casino” (39 reviews)
“table games” (37 reviews)
“slot machines” (39 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
777 Hollywood Blvd, Grantville, PA 17028-9237
+1 717-469-2211
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The slot machine payout is terrible I have been to a number of other casinos in Pennsylvania and they are much better. The smoke in the casino is horrible again other casinos have a much better set up in terms of separating smoking and non-smoking...More

Thank kjaz43
Reviewed 5 July 2017

My review is geared for casino patrons that like the chance to win. This place gouges customers and is not patron friendly. Pai Gow poker started at $10 per hand and it's now $20. On busy nights they increase the price. Seen it go up...More

Thank jackrobinette
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We went here not only for the casino. We were interested in taking photos of horse racing. I had a small DSLR camera with a 14mm-150mm lens. Along came a track official, Tom, who ruined my day. Tom said, "we only allow point and Shoot...More

Thank CinHow
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Went to this casino twice on my visit lost the first time and when I returned ended up winning all my money back and more thanks so much for making my trip good!!!

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Stopped for a brief early morning visit during our departure from Hershey. The casino was practically deserted (we’re used to the Bethlehem Sands, which is much busier). The place is surprisingly large for being in the boondocks. The layout is wandering, like in Atlantic City...More

Thank JoeyNMN
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We really enjoyed everything about this experience, with the exception of all the smoke in the place, which we understand and did expect. There are specified non-smoking areas, but they are pretty ineffective. Again, the experience was super, and I am really not complaining....just be...More

Thank HappyTwoGuests
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This review is strictly for the track, not the casino. The layout of the outdoor viewing areas are good. The snack bar leaves much to be desired. The service is slow, the food options are minimal. What options they do have are expensive and not...More

Thank DMSMD64
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I have visited tracks both.in the USA and abroad. Without a doubt Penn National is one of the best. You first need to get past the quality of horses which is not very good. However the races are very competitive which can mean better payouts...More

Thank theokodjak
Reviewed 27 May 2017

we went here for the buffet but spent an hour playing some slots after we ate.My wife finally found a penny machine but then observed it was a minimum of 50 credits to play ?! So when is a penny machine really a penny machine?...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 21 May 2017

i recently took trip to hollywood casino via a bus trip, upon arriving it took someone from the casino oveer 30 minutes to board our bus after a long trip being on the bus longer to wait was upsetting then the hose did not have...More

Thank Ronald W
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26 August 2017|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
no you have to pay full price for drinks which sucks big time because you could be playing more money in slots
Kyle L
10 February 2017|
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Response from lakrav | Reviewed this property |
Not from where we stayed at the Hilton.
Florence O
26 October 2016|
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Response from TravelerSenior | Reviewed this property |
No the don't