Dakota Dunes Casino – Saskatchewan Review
Saskatchewan is hot to a number of popular casinos but the Dakota Dunes Casino is certainly one of the more premium offerings around town. Featuring a casino floor that measures 85,000 square foot and contains hundreds of slots, dozens of gaming tables, poker and even a High Limit Gaming Room, there is plenty of high-quality casino action for you to enjoy here.
It doesn’t stop there either as Dakota Dunes also has a 155-room hotel, a restaurant and provides numerous live events each and every month that will just add to the all-round casino experience on offer here.
Just like the majority of SIGA casinos in Saskatchewan, Dakota Dunes Casino is open between 9am and 4am during the weekend and open 24 hours on the weekend.
Dakota Dunes Casino Gaming
With 620 slots, 18 gaming terminals, 24 table games, poker and even a high limit gaming room, players will never be short of gaming options at the Dakota Dunes Casino.
The slots machines can be found dotted all around the casino floor at Dakota Dunes Casino and these are made up of penny slots that can be played for as little as $0.01 per spin and progressive jackpot slots that allow a max bet of $5 per spin. Among the selection of progressives at this casino are the two favourites in Smoke Signals and Rider Nation. The former has a progressive that must pay out before the jackpot reaches $2 million and the latter must pay before it hits $100.000.
On the main casino floor, players will find 18 live casino tables which mainly offer a wide variation of blackjack such as standard Blackjack, Double Bet Blackjack, Bonus Spin Blackjack and Free bet Blackjack. Other games include Tre Card and Poker. Players that love Roulette will have to make do with one of ‘The Circuit’ electronic tables. That game plus the many other popular table games can be enjoyed in a digital format. The min bet on these terminals is $2.
High Rollers will be able to enjoy the high limits that Baccarat and Baccarat Squeeze allow at the Dakota Dunes Casino. Minimum bets on these tables are $25 while the max bet is $25,000. The tables with the highest betting limits can be found in the High Limit Room which holds 6 tables.
No-Limit Hold’em and Spread Limit Omaha High are the two variations of poker that are commonly found at the cash tables at Dakota Dunes Casino. Buy-ins range from $50 to $1000 and blinds of between $1 and $5. A monthly No-Limit Texas Hold’em Tournament takes place with entry costing $120 while the annual SIGA Poker Championship also takes place at the Dakota Dunes Casino.
Casino Gaming Options:
- Double Deck Blackjack
- Bonus Spin Blackjack
- Free Bet Blackjack
- Tre Card
- Squeeze Baccarat
- Electronic Gaming Terminals
- Progressive Slots
Dakota Dunes Casino Dress Code
There is no official dress code at Dakota Dunes Casino but as one of the premier casino experiences in Saskatchewan, we do suggest that you make an effort to dress up a bit. Avoid sneakers, sportswear, shorts and wearing any clothes that have slogans or pictures that could be deemed offensive or inappropriate.
Food & Beverages
When hunger strikes at the Dakota Dunes Casino, guests have three choices. They can grab a quick bite such as a sandwich or pastry at the Deli, a breakfast option alongside some freshly brewed coffee at Tim Hortons or a more diverse menu of delicious meal options at the Arrowhead Grill Restaurant.
The Arrowhead opens between 11am and 11pm during the week and between 9am and 11pm on the weekends. On Fridays and Saturdays, there is also a late menu here until 12.45am. The Deli and Tim Hortons are open all week from 11am to 2am and 9am to 3am respectively.
Live events including tribute bands, nights with celebrities and comedy nights can usually be caught on the weekends. We suggest checking out the schedule on the Dakota Dunes Casino website to see what events are upcoming.
As well as taking in the top quality entertainment and events at Dakota Dunes Casino, guests can also arrange their own events. Weddings, consultations, parties or all other kinds of events can be held here.
As for promotions, these take the shape in many forms at Dakota Dunes. Prize draws are held frequently such as Crack the Case and Rush Games Days while members can earn triple their loyalty points by playing between the hours of 4am and 8am on Saturdays and Sundays.
Dakota Dunes Casino Membership Info
Players that are planning to frequent the Dakota Dunes Casino or any of the other SIGA casinos more than just once should consider signing up to the Player’s Club. Members will earn points as they play and these can be redeemed for cash at a rate of $5 for every 1,000 points.
Other benefits include being given access to member-only events and promotions, 10% off when dining at the Arrowhead Grill Restaurant and even discounts when staying at any partnering hotels in the area.
Accommodation & Transportation
International and domestic flights land at Regina Airport while getting around Saskatchewan is easy enough using public transport. Buses, taxi’s and Uber are some of your better options unless you decide to just rent your own car. You will find that most of the major hotels will offer you a shuttle service. Furthermore, Dakota Dunes Casino provides a free shuttle service to pick players up or drop them off at select locations around Saskatchewan.
As for accommodation, the Dakota Dunes Casino has its own 155-room hotel that you can take advantage of. If not, there are a number of other options in the area, some of which are in partnership with the casino. This means that you can expect a voucher off your food at the restaurant or to play some cash on the slots games by using a hotel such as best Western Blairmore, Hampton Inn, Hilton Garden Inn, Park Town Hotel or the Radisson Hotel.
- What to See near Dakota Dunes Casino
- Holy Rosary Cathedral
- Last Mountain Lake
- Narrow Hills Provincial Park
- Kiwanis Waterfall Park
- Wascana Drive
- What to Do near Dakota Dunes Casino
- Western Development Museum
- Saskatoon Forestry Farm & Zoo
- Royal Saskatchewan Museum
- Mackenzie Art Gallery
- Regina Floral Conservatory
Basic info – name, location, table games, slots, dress code
Name: Dakota Dunes Casino
Dress Code: Casual
Address: 204 Dakota Dunes Way, Whitecap, S7K 2L2
Tel: +(306) 667-6400
9am – 4am – Weekdays
24 hours – Weekends