Seneca Allegany Resort & Casinos Opens Announcement


 Open To The Public Thursday, July 2nd at 10 AM

SALAMANCA, NEW YORK: (June 30, 2020) Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino opens to the public Thursday, July 2nd at 10 AM. Temporary hours of operation are 10 AM to 2 AM daily until July 6th when 24-hour operations will begin.

Similar to previous Seneca Resorts & Casinos phased openings, guests can expect the same strict protocols in place to protect the health and safety of guests and team members. This includes limited slot machines with distance between them, limited table games, minimal food and beverage offerings and socially distanced seating.

The Bear Claw Cafe will be open for grab-n-go options with very limited distanced seating. Seneca Café will be open with a limited menu and socially distanced seating. Guests can also make reservations now for The Western Door which will open on Friday July 3rd and Saturday July 4th from 4PM – 10 PM, Friday July 10th and Saturday July 11th from 4PM – 10PM, and Sunday July 12th from 4PM – 9PM. All other restaurants are closed at this time. In addition, there is no alcohol service across the property at this phase.

Before arriving, guests are encouraged to visit for “What You Need To Know Before You Go”, “Frequently Asked Questions”, and a “message from Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino”. The enhanced safety measures include protocols for social distancing, disinfecting measures, face mask requirement, and wellness screenings for both team members and guests.

Highlights of this phase of reopening include:

  • ALL guests must be 21 years of age or older. NO ONE under 21 will be admitted.
  • No valet parking at this time. The Parking Garage is closed. The east surface parking lot will be open to all guests. Drop-off and walk-in is available at the Event Center glass doors entrance. The Bus Lobby entrance is for handicap drop-off only.
  • EVERY guest and team member must proceed through the Wellness Checkpoint (temperature screening).
  • Face masks are mandatory for both guests and team members and must be worn at all times while on property with the exception of a brief time when eating or drinking. No mask, no entry. If you don’t have a face mask one may be provided for you.
  • NO SMOKING anywhere inside the resort. Smoking will be allowed only in outdoor designated areas and with social distancing. Any guest who goes outside to smoke must go through the Wellness Checkpoint upon reentering the building.
  • EVERY guest must use hand sanitizer before entering.
  • We are operating at reduced capacity in order to maintain social distancing at this time. Guests may be asked to come back at a later time.
  • Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino hotel operations will remain closed as well as the Spa & Salon.
  • The Sports Lounge will be open for kiosks only; no counter service will be available. 
  • Resort hours of operation will also be limited with new hours being 10 AM – 2 AM daily

Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino is nestled at the foot of the majestic Allegheny Mountains along the New York/Pennsylvania border and is located off exit 20 of the Interstate 86 near U.S. Route 219. The property is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and 365 days a year. Guests can enjoy over 1,600 slot machines and more than 30 table games, seven dining locations, live entertainment and a AAA Four Diamond Award-winning hotel with 413 deluxe rooms and suites, a spa and salon, fitness center and indoor pool. More information is available by calling 1-877-8-SENECA (1-877-873-6322) or visiting Follow us on Facebook: Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino, Twitter: @SenecaAllegany, or Instagram: #SenecaAllegany. Download our mobile app and view us on YouTube.

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