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Located just 30 minutes outside of downtown Phoenix, We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort offers everything from luxurious accommodations, state-of the art gaming and award-winning golf courses to relaxing spa treatments, live entertainment, and a wide variety of fine and casual dining options.

Owned and operated by the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, the casino resort is one of the newest in the Phoenix area. While the casino just celebrated its third anniversary, the tribe has more than 39 years of gaming excellence. This destination location blends heritage with modern luxury and warm hospitality. On the casino floor is 166,341 square feet of state-of-the-art gaming options, including a high-end sportsbook, blackjack, the latest slot machines, and exciting monthly promotions that will make you a winner.

The resort features a variety of delicious dining options. Ember is an award-winning destination dining experience offering the highest quality of steaks and seafood prepared over wood-fired grills, as well as a specialty cocktail menu, whiskey library, and extensive wine list. If you are looking for more casual dining, Ahnala serves up American-style comfort food and Starbucks Coffee. From omelets and eggs made to order to seasonal salads and specialty sandwiches and entrées, you’ll find tasty food for breakfast and lunch. WKP Sports & Entertainment doesn’t just have the best wagers, the sports bar-themed restaurant has it all. Creative pub fare and craft beer are on the menu along with fun, sports, entertainment, and gaming activities. The WKP Sportsbook features a 47′ wide video wall, lounge chairs, and live sports betting. Plus, the star of any casino dining selection is the buffet. Last but not least, the Buffet at We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort proudly features four different all-you-can-eat dining stations. Enjoy this cutting-edge restaurant with amazing foods from around the world.

Travel enthusiasts can rejuvenate at the resort’s AAA Four Diamond hotel, which offers 246 spacious guest rooms and suites. Alongside the hotel are two resort-style outdoor pools where guests can rent a private cabana and escape the heat of the Sonoran Desert. The Amethyst Spa also provides the most relaxing treatments in the area. Restore your spiritual balance through an array of therapies. Services include massages, esthetics and skincare treatments, salon services and customized spa packages.

Golfers will rejoice at the golfing options, as both courses of the property are critically acclaimed. Just a chip shot from your guest room, you’ll find two of the top-rated golf courses in Arizona. The award-winning We-Ko-Pa Golf Club features the 7,225-yard, par-72 Cholla Course and the 6,966-yard, par-71 Saguaro Course, both of which offer stunning views of the surrounding Sonoran Desert landscape. Golf Week has ranked Cholla and Saguaro courses 21st and sixth in the U.S., respectively.

If you are a bit more adventurous or would like to enjoy our beautiful Sonoran Desert from a different perspective, Fort McDowell Adventures offers desert segway tours, horse trail rides, cattle drives and jeep tours.

We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort has something to offer for every traveler. To book your stay, or for more information, visit