Palace Casino Resort is a hotel and casino situated at Howard Avenue in the city of Biloxi, Mississippi, which was badly damaged by Hurricane Katrina in 2005. It is approximately 15 minutes from Gulfport-Biloxi International airport, from where visitors can hire a car or taxi to the hotel. There is complimentary parking available on site and check in time is 4pm with check out at 11am.
This hotel does not allow pets and contains 236 non smoking guest rooms and suites. Guest rooms feature either a single king sized bed or a double queen sized bed as well as a tub and /or shower, TV with in room movies, two telephones, coffee maker, table and chairs, wall mounted blow dryers, ironing facilities and alarm clock. The hotel suites contain all the features of the guest rooms as well as a refrigerator and bar, whirlpool tub, two cable televisions and an entertainment center amongst other things.
There are several dining options on site here including Palace Buffet, which serves Asian cuisine, barbeques and other southern dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner each day of the week. Mignon's serves steaks and seafood from 5pm, although the bar area is open daily from 11am to 10pm and offers oyster specialties. The hotel also has a poolside bar and grill called Wahoo's and the Palace Cake and Bakery, which is situated on the second floor and serves coffees, cakes, pastries and sandwiches 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The gaming area is open 24 hours a day and features slot and video poker machines and several table games such as Blackjack, Craps, Three-Card Poker, Pai Gow and Roulette. The Players Club offers several benefits to members with discounts and VIP seating for shows and concerts. Playing on the slots and table games can earn members rewards with points going towards reduced prices in further gaming or dinner reservations
The hotel has a 24-hour front desk, concierge desk, business services and an ATM on site. The property is located by the beautiful marina and offers a swimming pool with fully furnished cabanas. The Bellissimo Spa & Salon located at Beach Boulevard is less than a kilometer away from the hotel.
The hotel has several golf packages available for guests to combine their stay at the resort with a few rounds at the Preserve Golf Club located at Vancleave. The 18-hole par 71 course is set amongst 245 acres surrounded by a further 1,800 acres of nature preserve. This club also features a pro golf shop in the clubhouse and Sweetbay Restaurant, which serves food and drink all day.
Guests will find several other casinos in Biloxi including the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and Boomtown Casino, which are only two miles away. Tourists may also like to visit Biloxi Lighthouse, or ride on the Tour Train around the town. There are also museums in Biloxi such as the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum or the Mardi Gras Museum.