Around 2006 French Lick Casino opened for business, It was best known as the home town of Basketball legend Larry Bird. French Lick was originally a trading post built near a spring and a salt lick; this wonderful town was founded in 1847. The sulfur springs was commercially formed for medical benefit. In 1840 later during the 19th century French Lick was famous as a spa town. In the early 20th century French Lick attracted many celebrities such as Al Capon, Joe Louis to name a few. There is so much history in this one property including the West Baden hotel you just got to plan a vacation here. There are quaint shops nearby; golf courses; and a casino here.
French Lick Casino and West Baden historical hotels have three very challenging golf courses such as the Pete Dyes Course (18-holes) The Donald Ross Course (18-holes) and the Valley Links Course with (9-holes) voted number one by dreambuyrent.com for its charming historical luxury hotel, activities are abundant from horseback riding, bowling, golfing, spa treatments and so much more. We have been to Vegas, but French Lick Hotel & Casino outperforms with adventure and elegance. Unlike Las Vegas hotels most rooms have a coffee machine and a small refrigerator in case you want to unwind in your room for a drink and a movie or maybe play to cards with the family in the many siting areas through out the hotel and believe me there are plenty of places to sit. Relax or sit on the front porch and rock in the abundance of rocking chairs, the atmosphere really brings you back in time and make you feel as if you were at home. With the indoor and outdoor pools and personal massage treatments you will have plenty of time to relax. If you have a vacation rental home nearby you are wanting to list ; then dreambuyrent.com is for you and book a stay at the hotel.
If you are looking to stay at the resort and never leave, there are plenty of restaurants to enjoy within French Lick Hotel & Casino starting out with:
St. Clair’s: with dishes to include American, Vegetarian Friendly and Gluten Free Options
1875 Steak House: Local Cuisine, American, Steaks, Lambchops
The Mansion at the Pete Dye Golf Course: American, Pub
Pluto’s Pizza: Pizza, Italian
Valley Bar: Craft Beers, Wines, Cocktails, Appetizers
Power Plant Bar & Grill: Appetizers, Salads, Hamburgers, Sandwich’s
Hagen’s Club House Restaurant: Donald Ross Golf Course, Seafood, Salads, Steaks
Casinos Park Grill: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Snacks
These Restaurants are to only name a few, Let’s just say you will not go hungry.
The movie So Cold the River was just recently filmed entirely in West Baden Hotel & Casino and the surrounding area based on a chilly suspense novel.
There is a free Trolley ride that runs 24 hours per day between the two hotels, if you wish to explore the countryside on horseback at the stables, they offer a 45 minute to a 90-minute ride through 6 miles of trails and if you are looking to feed the horses some bread, don’t do it They only eat thoroughbred
French Lick also offers wine tasting of their many sweet wines, most of the grapes are grown local around a 45-minute drive away, if you are a wine enthusiast try them all. I was having wine with my wife one night, when she said: I Love You so much, I don’t know how I could Ever Live without you and I said Is that you or the wine talking, she looked me right in the eye and said, it’s me talking to the wine! So whatever tour or experience you would like to share with others then share it with us online. Sign up as an advertiser and pay one low fee of 79.99 per month and leave the marketing up to us if you want to place your activities such as horseback riding shopping, wine tours Patoka Lake, local restaurant, hiking, or waterpark on our web site.
Now if You Ladies like to shop there are quite a few to choose from.
Landmarks Emporium: where you will find books, gifts, and souvenir items.
Mitchell’s Jewelry & Gifts: From fine jewelry, clocks, and collectables.
The West Baden Mercantile Co You will find souvenir items, candles, books, sunglasses, linens, bathrobes.
If you are looking for cool and hidden treasures at West Baden Hotel you must visit the Library for several past years visitors have been hiding notes within the books and the room, We have hidden a few of our own for you to discover, Will you solve all the riddles and puzzles during our promotional contest on dreambuyrent.com, travelers have written all kind of notes from wedding proposals, love letters, treasures, inspirational words as the surprise treasure hunt begins with our blog here, leading up to 25 questions and answers.
Contest rules: 25 questions will be asked, and each participate must answer all questions correctly
Secret questions will appear beginning in this blog starting 4/1/2022
Contest End Date 8/1/2022
Must be 18 to enter
Only One Winner
Answers to questions must be postmarked by 8/2/2022 and handwritten in exact order 1-25
Mail entries to: Dreambuyrent/contest, Po Box 611 Palmyra, Indiana 47164
Participant allows dreambuyrent.com to use his or her photo in the event you win
One winner will receive a $500.00 gift card for French Lick Hotel & Resort
Valid only in the United States
Tie breaker: (in the event) will be randomly drawn live on Facebook on 8/15/2022 and winner will be notified within 48 hours. Good luck
In case of no one answering all question correctly: we will still have a drawing of all entries recieved by postmark date for a prize value of $250.00
Be sure to include your email and phone number so that if you are selected as a winner we can contact you