Just 30 miles from Yosemite’s South Entrance lies Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino, a resort with a luxurious pool experience, a spa with full-service salon services, modern hotel rooms and a casino. Located in Coarsegold, Calif., Chukchansi offers remodeled hotel rooms featuring sophisticated designer amenities, luxury linens and spa bath products. Slip into your robe and slippers before taking in a spectacular sunset over the Sierra or order a bottle of wine to enjoy fireside in your suite.
Then enjoy a cocktail and appetizers at Nativo’s outdoor canopied terrace, taking in Lilley Mountain and the Sierra foothills. For dinner, head to Casa de Fuego where you’ll find hand-shaken margaritas made from an extensive tequila menu, fish tacos and carne asada burritos. Or head to Vintage Steakhouse where you can order entrees like filet mignon or double-cut pork chops with delicious sides like lobster mac & cheese. It’s a recipient of Wine Spectator’s Restaurant Award of Excellence.
Guests looking for excitement can enjoy live entertainment with outdoor concerts featuring bands like the Beach Boys or head to the casino for the latest slots and fast-action table games. Keep the party going throughout the night with live entertainment at the Firehouse Lounge that features a smoke-free gaming area, a full-service bar, 49 slot machines and two table games. If you register for a Rewards Card, you’ll earn points for dining and accommodations as you play.
If you’re looking for some self-care, pamper yourself and head to the tranquil atmosphere at Serenity Springs Spa. You can opt for a cleansing facial, manicure or a number of therapeutic massages including deep-tissue.
If you’re heading to Chukchansi for a group celebration, the resort’s newly renovated Chukchansi Conference Center can accommodate events of all sizes and features stunning decor with panoramic mountain views. Special room rates are available for both social and business gatherings.
Owned by the Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians, Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino is located off Hwy. 41 three miles south of the town of Coarsegold, 12 miles south of Oakhurst and 30 miles south of Yosemite’s South Entrance. It has been voted No. 1 for best casino for 14 years in Fresno Bee’s Annual People’s Choice Awards.
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711 Lucky Ln, Coarsegold, CA