Harrah’s Resort Southern California
Let the good times --- and the dice --- roll at this casino resort near San Diego.
Situated in Valley Center near Escondido, Harrah’s Resort brings a taste of Vegas to Southern California. Here, guests can relax (or stay as busy as they want) with an array of on-site entertainment options that includes live concerts and comedy performances; 1,700 slot machines and nearly 60 gaming tables; and a clubby pool scene that features a lazy river, a swim-up bar and DJs on weekends (Neon Nights Fridays, Dive Day Club Saturdays). When you’re ready for a break, the guest rooms provide respite with 32-inch flat-screen televisions and cozy beds furnished with Simmons mattresses. Amenities include refrigerators, coffee makers and safes, and some suites also offer balconies, wet bars and separate living rooms. Hungry Harrah’s guests have can choose from margaritas and casual Mexican fare at ‘ritas Cantina and fine-dining steak and seafood at Fiore. An outpost of L.A.-based Pink’s Hot Dogs and an Earl of Sandwich are on hand for those seeking a quick bite. Can’t make up your mind? Even picky eaters will be able to find something they like at the ubiquitous casino buffet.