Renovation and Expansion, Casino, Restaurants, Buffet, Spa
Cuningham Group is responsible for the dramatic transformation of Palace Casino Resort following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. The interior of the Resort’s renovated experience starts with a two-story atrium that serves as the hotel lobby, as well as the introduction to the gaming floor. The new 40,000-square-foot gaming floor features 1,100 slot machines, 26 new table games and a high limit salon. Amenity offerings include a 300-seat Buffet, 56-seat Stacked Grill, 24-hour Café & Bakery, and the upscale Contact Lounge & Sports Bar featuring 165 seats and a stage for live entertainment. Guests can also pamper themselves at a new full service spa and fitness center. These renovations fulfill the client’s desire to expand and reposition Palace as a welcoming modern resort, rejuvenating an existing gaming environment while energizing current clientele and attracting a new generation of players.