Nestled high in the Rocky Mountains, just above the foothills of Denver and Boulder, Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk offers an exotic, exciting and otherworldly experience for its guests, like a little city all its own.
Guests can eat, drink, gamble and relax all without ever stepping outside.
Though, with the rolling hills and jutting mountains nearby, venturing out should definitely be on the itinerary.
A city all its own in the Rocky Mountains — Photo courtesy of Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk
Rest and Pampering at the Hotel and Spa
For those desirous of a carefree getaway, free wireless, plasma TVs, tubs and glass-enclosed showers can be found in every room. Guests may also take advantage of the 24-hour fitness center and gorgeous pool.
The Ara Spa invites you to loaf in their steam rooms, rest your body in the hot tubs and take advantage of facials or massages.
Meanwhile, the roof-top pool – boasting spectacular views of the mountains – may be all the therapy and pampering needed.
World-Class Dining and Entertainment
Talented bands jamming to live music, a hopping bar and a variety of dining options make this Ameristar hotel exceptional.
Stop off at the on-site Starbucks in the early morning for a pick-me-up, and indulge in the Centennial Buffet, which literally takes you on a taste tour of the world with its various buffet stations, including Mexican, Italian and Asian cuisines.
Culinary delights await! — Photo courtesy of Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk
Other dining options include the Fireside Kitchen that serves breakfast and fantastic burgers or the Waypost Deli with its fresh and nutritious salads and sandwiches.
For an elegant treat, spend your evening at the Timberline Grill with its mountain-lodge feel, rustic bar, exceptional menu options like the rugby trout and a cozy fireplace.
Poker, Blackjack and Slot Machines
For the high-rollers, the casino offers just about every game imaginable, with 1,250 slot machines and 22 live poker tables. Guests could literally spend their entire vacation gaming and winning.
With a drink in one hand and dice, chips or pennies for the slots in the other, fun is at your fingertips.
The perfect place for high-rollers and big spenders — Photo courtesy of Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk
Location and Nearby Notables
Just a few miles from Idaho Springs and Nederland, Colo., Black Hawk is within driving distance of Mt. Evans, which boasts a paved road all the way to 14,000 fee.
Idaho Springs invites you to lounge in the naturally occurring hot springs or to grab a bite of pizza at local favorite: Beau Jo's.
Though we're not entirely sure you'll want to leave the hotel at all, rest assured that there's plenty to do and see just a short drive away.