Maine Casinos “By The Numbers”

“Casinos By The Numbers” featuring


Maine Casinos tend to be forgotten by most New Englanders, never mind those in the rest of the country.  The fact that they are not big destination casinos does not diminish the revenue they add.  Oxford has just renovated and added a hotel. Read about it in Maine Casino Trip Report Part 1 – Oxford Hotel & Casino.

Hollywood Casino, Hotel & Raceway, Bangor Maine
Hollywood Casino, Bangor, Maine

A third casino has been proposed for York County in southwestern Maine three times, but was defeated every time. The first casino was in 2005 – Hollywood Slots Hotel & Raceway opened in Bangor, Maine. The 2nd casino opened in 2012 – Oxford Casino opens in Oxford, Maine.

New Oxford Hotel next to the Casino.
Hollywood Casino, Hotel & Raceway Oxford Casino & Hotel
Hotel HW Hotel OX Hotel
Location Bangor, ME Oxford, ME
# of Hotels 1 1
Hotel Rooms 148 rms / 4 Suites 107 rooms, 5 suites, 1 grand suite
Hotel Amenities Gym No
Gambling HW Gambling OX Gambling
Legal Gambling Age 21 21
Casino Size 30,000 sq. ft 30, 281 sq. ft
Smoke-Free Gaming Non-Smoking Casino Non-Smoking Casino
Total # of Slots & VP 900+ 950+
Comped Alcoholic Drinks No No
Table Games Craps, Blackjack, Spanish 21, Roulette, High Card Flush, Three Card Poker* and Texas Hold’em Bonus® Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, Mini Baccarat, Big Six Wheel, Three Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold em, Criss Cross Poker,Spanish 21, Mississippi Stud
Poker Room 4 Tables No
Racebook Simulcast Wagering, Live Harness racing (seasonal) None
Rewards Club MARQUEE REWARDS Four Levels Connected to over 20 Penn National Properties Across U.S./Tier Status is biannual Oxford Rewards – 3 Tiers. Tier status reviewed quarterly
VIP Lounges None None
Dining HW Dining OX Dining
Food Options 1 Buffet, I casual, 1 Express 2 Casual, 1 Express
Buffet Yes Yes
Bars 2 2
Entertainment HW Entertainment OX Entertainment
Venues One Music / VJ Venue None
Convention/ Meeting Space 2 None
Other Entertainment Options None None
Retail None None
Owner Penn National Gaming Churchill Downs, LTD
Hours of  8am to 24/7
Operation  3am