Pala Casino Spa and Resort, in San Diego California, has added a 10 acre RV Resort to their property in a $5.6 million expansion that was announced last year. The RV Resort is located on Highway 76, next to the hotel casino and will open to the public on the 23rd of May 2016.
Pala Casino Spa and Resort is located on the Pala Indian Reservation and is owned and operated by the federally recognized, Pala Band of Mission Indians. Construction on the property started in March 2000 and the $115 million casino welcomed their first visitors on the 3rd of April 2001. In 2003, the casino added a hotel amenities with 500 rooms and 87 suites, a spa and a conference center at the cost of $105 million. Now in 2016, they have further enhanced their appeal to a broader range of guests with the introduction of the RV park.
The trend is to a casino and something on top!
Pala is the latest casino to join the two others, in the area, to add a recreational vehicle resort to their list of offerings; the BlueWater Resort and Casino, which is owned and operated by the federally recognized Colorado River Indian Tribes, near Parker, Arizona and the Pechanga Resort & Casino, owned and operated by the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians near Temecula.
The new RV Resort at Pala features 100, full service sites, where guests have the option to choose from one of three sizes among a choice of 77 back-in sites, which are 20 feet by 55 feet in size, 17 pull-through sites, which are 20 feet by 70 feet in size and lastly, six luxury sites, which are 20 feet by 60 feet in size. The luxury sites also feature barbeque grills and 20 of the sites including the luxury ones are fitted with 30-50 amp power supply.
All sites have a grassy area with picnic tables, electric, water and sewer access. Visitors also have free cable television service and Wi-Fi all over the park. The RV Resort includes a separate building with showers and two restrooms for those who may need to access the facilities; the park also features a laundromat. The RV resort has a separate fenced park for dogs and other outdoor amenities such as access to five barbeque grill areas, table tennis stations and a horseshoe pit. The park also has additional indoor entertainment facilities including a billiard table, card tables and three flat-screen televisions.
The luxury Resort Clubhouse features two spas and a heated swimming pool; guests will only be able to access these facilities, the laundromat and restrooms with their secure key card. Visitors at the park will have round the clock security, with 24 hour patrol.
Guests will also be provided with a free shuttle service to and from the RV sites and main casino building, where they can enjoy the remaining services and amenities on offer at the Pala.
About the Pala Casino Spa and Resort
The Pala Casino Spa and Resort features a 90,000 square foot casino with 2,000 slot machines and video machines, 87 table games and a poker room with 13 tables. The property also features the entertainment venues, Infinity, Palamar Starlight Theatre and the Centre Bar, two of which hold live performances for the guests every day. They also have a spa, swimming pool and a wedding area; as well as the well-known 2,000 seat Pala Events Centre. Pala has 11 restaurants on site, one of which is the 6,000 square foot, CAVE, which after recent renovations, now features a bar and lounge, an entertainment complex and an impressive, underground wine cave.
The Pala Casino Spa and Resort has undergone many multi-million dollar expansions and renovations over the years and while the RV Resort may be the latest addition to the property, it is hardly likely to be the final one.