Situated in West Wendover, Nevada, the Peppermill Wendover is one of three Wendover hotel-casinos owned and operated by Peppermill Casinos Inc. – the others being the Rainbow Casino and Montego Bay.
Collectively, the three resorts in the Peppermill Casinos Wendover stable more than 2700 slots titles, 1 300 hotel rooms, 12 restaurants, 100 table games, three race and sportsbooks, two live poker rooms, and more.
First opened in 1985, the Peppermill Wendover is a well-established hotel and casino and offers the same standard of service as is delivered at its two sister hotels – in keeping with Peppermill Casinos’ policy of consistency across all Wendover resorts.
The Peppermill Wendover casino features 382 rooms and suites, with prices and amenities ranging from relatively cheap and basic to expensive and luxurious. Outside of the guestrooms at the Peppermill Wendover, visitors can enjoy various restaurants, gift shopping, a fitness centre and full-service spa, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, golf, and live entertainment. The Peppermill Wendover is also home to a massive concert hall that took US$ 21 million to construct and furnish.
The Pre-History of the Peppermill Wendover
Although the Peppermill Wendover only took on its present name in the mid-Eighties, it was actually around for several years prior to its acquisition by Peppermill Casinos Inc. From 1976 to 1980, the Peppermill Wendover was known as the Hideaway Casino and then became the Gold Rush Casino between 1981 and 1984, before it was purchased and remodelled by its present owners.
Peppermill Wendover Hotel Rooms and Suites
The Peppermill Wendover endeavours to bring together reasonable rates and five-star service in its hotel. Depending on the size and price of the unit, rooms and suites at the Peppermill Wendover may include in-room Jacuzzis, steam showers, triple bed linen, wrap-around couches, safety-deposit boxes, bar fridges, in-room movies, Wi-Fi internet access, pillow-top mattresses, in-room bar counters, and LCD televisions, among other amenities.
Some of the rooms in the Peppermill Wendover even feature ceiling-to-floor windows so that guests can enjoy an optimal view of the surrounding Wendover countryside.
The casino floor of the Peppermill Wendover spans 35 880 square feet and features 2 700 slots and nearly 100 table games.
Table games include blackjack, craps, three-card poker, and roulette, as well as Fortune Pai Gow Poker and let it Ride. Also included at the Peppermill Wendover are a dedicated poker room and a full racing betting and sportsbook.
The Peppermill Wendover sportsbook features 24 TV screens, wagering on all major thoroughbred racetracks, pari-mutual wagering, complete track odds, greyhound racing, customer tracking, and cash-outs via mail.
Other popular casino activities at the Peppermill Wendover are its regular tournaments, including poker, bingo, slots, and more.
Peppermill Wendover Fine and Casual Dining
There are free different restaurants available to guests at the Peppermill Wendover that, between them, offer fine dining, buffet meals, and quick snacks. These include Pancho and Willies Mexican eatery, Café Milano, and Café Espresso.
Live Entertainment and Leisure Activities
The Peppermill Wendover concert hall cost a reputed US$ 21 million to construct and has been voted “Casino Venue of the Year” by the Academy of Country Music on multiple occasions. Some major past acts to have graced the Peppermill Wendover include Jay Leno and Willie Nelson.
Guests at the Peppermill Wendover can also partake in a game of gold at the award-winning Toana Vista Golf Course, spoil themselves at the resort spa, swim in the indoor and outdoor pools, get some retail therapy at the gift shop, or get a workout at the Peppermill Wendover fitness centre.