Atlantic City boasts some of the biggest hotel chains in the country, with some unique twists you won’t find anywhere else. Read ahead for our guide to the best hotels in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
The Borgata’s extravagance is a synonym for luxury, with its custom-made mattresses spread over with 300-thread-count Egyptian sheets. Rooms here are spacious, with cushioned sofas and stunning views. Marble showers and chic art make it one of the most-loved hotels in Atlantic City. Inside you can also find their own casino and nightclub, Mur.Mur. Patrons can also roam the compound for top chef restaurants like Wolfgang Puck American Grille or Bobby Flay Steak. A slew of concerts and spa treatments are also available on site. Guests also have access to the pools.
Wyndham Skyline Tower
Located a block from the boardwalk, Wyndham Skyline Tower offers very spacious suites, some even bigger than most intercity apartments. The one-bedroom suites are perfect for a couple with a small family. The typical 12,000 square foot two-bedroom condos are great to rent with friends. Suites are accented with modern fixtures and Tuscan colors. Each suite comes with its own kitchen and living room areas. It’s great to take advantage of their spa and pool amenities as well. Parking is available for free.
Sitting on 67 acres on Reed’s Bay, the elegant resort, the Stockton Seaview Hotel, built in 1914, is ten miles from the shoreline of Atlantic City. Patrons have access to two golf courses, spas, both indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness center and art gallery. Upscale, American classic decor is found and is mirrored by the classic American Continental cuisine and grilled fare. The lobby bar is a nice touch to sip on drinks after a long day of sports. Keep an eye out for any special deals.
Harrah’s Resort is one of the staples of Atlantic City. The hotel offers its classic casino and many party destinations. The pool area hosts a domed roof that covers the 86,000 gallon water park inside that is a weekend party spot. The pool features lush, tropical plants, birds, and 82-degree humidity. The area also has an elevated bar where you can gorge on boozy slushies and seafood. Try to get a room in the Waterfront Tower – the modern rooms have stunning views of the wetlands, inlet and the ocean.
A small Victorian hotel in the hart of Atlantic City, The Chelsea Inn is charming and cozy. They offer 25 guest rooms each with recent renovations, and modern comforts are found accented with charm on the old property, including crooked stairs and floors and chic beds and amenities. Enjoy time on the patios, including one overlooking a garden. Food is available for order or room service from their pub 24 hours a day. The inn is also dog-friendly, and is conveniently located to all the popular attractions Atlantic City has to offer.
The Water Club by Borgata
The Water Club at the Borgata is a hotel all its own. The modern hotel features five swimming pools, both indoor and outdoor. Check out Immersion, the two-story spa on the 32nd floor with a lap pool and whirlpool with sweeping views of the shoreline from 300 feet above sea level. On the ground floor they host a infinity-edge dipping pool and jacuzzis surrounded by an intimate bar, shrubbery and palm trees. Shoppers will also be able to find upscale spots like Hugo Boss, Just Cavalli and Fixation. Floor to ceiling windows and 300 three count Egyptian cotton sheets make life pretty grand at this hotel.
After undergoing renovations in 2013, the Golden Nugget features a modern and chic boutique style. The rooms come with 42” flat screen TVs, iPod docking stations, floor-to-ceiling windows and the junior rooms include spacious views of the bay and cityscape. The pool area is particularly enviable, with fire pits and swanky red cabanas which guests can rent in advance. A bar and grill next to the pool features fun fruit drinks and light appetizers to nibble on. The hotel also offers a nightclub, lounge and a beautiful outdoor deck that serves seafood.<
The modern and tranquil interior of the Courtyard by the Marriott makes for a meditative experience. The lobby and rooms are both spacious and clean. The common area offers a full bar with snacks, drinks and coffee and lounge seating. The restaurant is convenient for off-peak hour,s and you’ll find the service of the hotel extremely accommodating. The clean, modern feel has a calming atmosphere and needed break from the wildness of the rest of the city. The price is affordable compared to hotels with casinos.
The newly restored and remodeled Manhattan art deco aesthetic at The Claridge Hotel makes it a classy addition to Atlantic City. Offering a high end art gallery, the Twenties Restaurant—with original speakeasy bar from the 1920s— and spacious rooms, the hotel also offers a rich history and some rooms give stunning views of Brighton Park below and the Atlantic Wander Park to the side. It is also conveniently close to the outlet stores. The hotel offers some great deals on rooms and customers mention the service as a highlight here. It’s also convenient that it’s so close to the major sights of Atlantic City.