PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 04/30/2012
$1.8 Million Slot Jackpot Hits at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood; Largest Jackpot Win to Date
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – A lucky guest hit a $1.8 million jackpot on the Wheel of Fortune® Spinning Reel Triple Diamond® $5 denomination slot machine at 9 p.m. on Friday, April 27 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. This is the largest jackpot to date at the property.
The guest requested to remain anonymous.
"We are thrilled to announce the award of our largest slots jackpot to date," said Phil Madow, president of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood. "This month's big win and last month's $800,000 payout illustrate that dreams can come true at your favorite place to play. This exciting news is surely an incentive for new and seasoned players to try their luck at South Florida's largest entertainment destination resort."
The winning machine's manufacturer is also enthusiastic about the news.
"IGT's Megajackpots® games continue to entertain players around the world while giving them the chance to become instant millionaires," said Staci Alonso, IGT chief marketing officer. "We are excited to celebrate Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood's largest jackpot to date and the newest millionaire, congratulations."
Manufactured by International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), the player-favorite Wheel of Fortune® Spinning Reel Triple Diamond® theme S AVP® model features the familiar physical reels for a traditional mechanical-reel experience but with crisper graphics. The bonus game play gives players a chance to spin the wheel and win!
Since January 1, 2012, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood has awarded over $129.8 million to lucky guests.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, South Florida's largest casino, features 2,500 of the most popular slots in denominations ranging from one cent to $1,000 dollars. Machine types include; Double Diamond, Triple Diamond, Wheel of Fortune, Life of Luxury, Cleopatra, Blazin' Sevens, Red White & Blue, Sex & The City, Bombay, Stinkin' Rich, and Top Dollar. Also offered are Video Poker and Video Roulette. High-end gaming rooms for both slots and table games and the Plum VIP Lounge offer premium customers a lavish experience. A non-smoking gaming room also offers a variety of slots and blackjack tables.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com or www.facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood . Follow us on twitter at www.twitter.com/SHRHollywood .
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to PLAYHARD! Play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida's ultimate entertainment destination. Over 90 tables offer Blackjack, Baccarat, Mini-Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Three Card Poker, Texas Hold 'em Bonus Poker, Casino War and Let it Ride on a nearly three-acre casino floor. Additionally, 2,500 slots include the Native-American Casino linked Multi-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room, are available for guests to enjoy. Loyal Player's Club members also have access to the exclusive VIP Plum Lounge and VIP Chef's Table show kitchen. The Poker Room at Seminole Paradise hosts various games and tournaments of Limit and No Limit Texas Hold 'em, 7-Card Stud and two dollar and four dollar limit Omaha Hi Lo games. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock's 136 globally recognized rock 'n' roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 18 restaurants and lounges, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, the Body Rock Spa, 23 boutique shops, 13 nightclubs, the 400-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com or www.facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood .