Benchmark Opens French Lick Resort Casino in Indiana - 2006-11-08

The opening of French Lick Resort Casino signals a major milestone in the $382 million resort restoration and casino development project.

The 84,000 -quare-foot casino features 42,000 square feet of Vegas-style gaming, all on one floor, with 27-foot ceilings. The casino includes 1,200 slot machines, 32 table games, Blackjack, Roulette & Craps, and a 14-table Poker Room.

The landmark property includes the restored historic French Lick Springs Hotel (circa 1901). French Lick Resort Casino also includes the West Baden Springs Hotel (circa 1902) which is also being restored and expected to reopen in May of next year.