Address: 1 Horizon Way, Everett, MA 02149, USA
Located in Everett, Massachusetts on the historic Mystic River waterfront, the $2.6 billion Encore Boston Harbor is just minutes from Logan International Airport. The five-star luxury resort opened on Sunday, June 23, 2019, and features a 27-story tower showcasing 671 guest rooms and suites with a variety of floor plans to suit your needs, from the smallest at 650 square feet to 1,350 square feet suites. There are also 3,350-square-foot two-bedroom residences and two 5,800-square-foot villas. Guests enjoy luxury bed linens and skyline views via floor-to-ceiling windows. Other key amenities include upscale bathrooms featuring separate showers and deep-soaking tubs, dual sinks, a seated vanity area with lighted mirror, and a 24-inch flat-screen HDTV.
Stunning inside and out, the property features art from around the world, including the famous 2,000-pound “Popeye” statue by famous artist Jeff Koons that was purchased at a Sotheby’s auction by Wynn Resorts founder Steve Wynn for $28 million, while guests share thier rooms with notable Roy Lichtenstein works.
It is the largest private development ever in the state and includes 15 casual and high-end dining and lounge venues, including a gaming floor Cantina for budget-minded gamblers, along with a boutique nightclub, a five-star 26,000 sq ft spa with 17 treatment rooms. Other amenities include 10,000 sq ft of luxury retail shops, 50,000 sq. ft. of divisible meeting space featuring a 37,000 sq. ft. grand ballroom with unobstructed views and the six-acre Encore Harborwalk, which features a 21,000 sq. ft. outdoor waterfront event lawn, picnic and public viewing areas and retail and dining experiences that overlook the water.
The 210,000 square foot of gaming space is situated on two levels and is home to more than 2,8oo slot machines, 166 table games, including private gambling salons and high-limit gaming rooms, and a 24-hour 74-table poker room, with 11 high-limit tables, six separate VIP tables, dedicated grill, 24-hour daily cash games and more!
Transportation services to and from the property include Encore created motor coaches, shuttles and an all-season water ferry system, Encore Premium Harbor Shuttles. Direct rides from the T and other Boston-area locations are also available and if you plan on driving, they also offer onsite and offsite parking, as well as valet services.
Nearby attractions include the Seaport District, Fenway Park, TD Garden, The North End, Chinatown, and Faneuil Hall.
The 210,000 sq ft casino space at Encore Boston Harbor is split into two sections: a main first floor area with 40 ft ceilings and 2,800 multi-denomination machines, from video slots to reel slots, video poker and electronic table games. And on the terrace level, the 166 table games come with phone chargers and complimentary beverage service, from a casino bar to the 74-table Poker Room. The private gambling salons and high-limit gaming rooms feature high roller baccarat and pai gow tables, along with plenty of blackjack ranging in limits. The two-floor casino is surrounded with luxurious, secluded terraces that offer high-end poker, with VIP and private-gaming experiences with big-screen TVs, so you can watch your favorite sports games while playing your favorite table games.
Cash games run 24 hours daily at the luxurious Encore Poker Room, which features 74 poker tables, including 11 high-limit tables, six separate VIP tables, and a dedicated seven-window poker cage. High-end tables include shufflers, phone chargers, complimentary beverage service and table-side food service from a dedicated Poker Grill. Other amenities include tournaments, Bad Beat Jackpot (up to $2-5 NL), Promotions (up to $2-5 NL), 75 Televisions, Free WIFI, restrooms inside of the Poker Room, Comp Dollars offered on all games and USB power in every seat.
We’re already hearing that this is by far one of the best poker rooms in the country.
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