Grand Sierra Resort

Voted Best Hotel and Casino in Reno

The award-winning Grand Sierra Resort has been voted best hotel and casino in Reno time and time again.

In addition to being voted the Best Overall Gaming Resort & Hotel in Reno four years running by Casino Player Magazine, GSR has also taken home a swag of the top industry magazine’s Best of Dining & Nightlife Awards.

GSR has also received the coveted TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, based on the consistently great reviews our guests have contributed to the world’s largest travel site, and was voted #3 Best Casino Outside of Las Vegas by USA Today.

TripAdvisor Awards

TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel planning and booking site, honors hospitality and tourism businesses that deliver consistently great service and a superior experience in their annual Travelers’ Choice Awards. Awards are based on traveler ratings and reviews, with over 630 million reviews and opinions covering the world’s largest selection of travel listings worldwide.

Casino Player Awards

Casino Player is America’s most popular gaming magazine, with a readership of more than 600,000 casino visitors monthly. The magazine’s yearly survey of the nation’s top casinos – as well as casino dining and nightlife facilities – represents the genuine casino enthusiast’s vote for the best of the best in their region.

2018
Best Overall Gaming Resort
Best Hotel
Best Suites
Best Pool
Best Casino
Best Race & Sports Book
Best Slot Tournaments
Best Reel Slots
Best Live Poker
Best Video Poker
Best Carnival Games
Best Keno


2017
Best Overall Gaming Resort
Best Hotel
Best Suites
Best Pool
Best Casino
Best Slot Tournaments
Best Reel Slots
Best Live Poker
Best Video Poker

2016
Best Overall Gaming Resort
Best Hotel
Best Suites
Best Pool
Best Spa
Favorite Casino Resort for a Vacation
Best Casino
Best Slot Tournaments
Best Video Poker
Best Race/Sports Book

2015
Best Overall Gaming Resort
Best Hotel
Best Suites
Best Pool
Favorite Casino Resort for a Vacation
Best Casino
Best Variety of Slots
Best Progressive Slots
Best 50-cent Slots
Best Comps
Best Slot Tournaments
Best Reel Slots
Best Video Poker
Best Live Poker
Best Race/Sports Book

2014
Best Hotel
Best Variety of Slots
Best Video Slots
Best Progressive Slots
Best 50-cent Slots
Casino Player Best of Dining and Nightlife logo

Dining & Nightlife Awards

2019
Best Overall Dining
Best Overall Entertainment
Best Variety of Restaurants
Best Asian – Rim
Best Buffet – The Grand Buffet
Best Place to People Watch – Crystal Lounge
Best Place to Celebrate – Charlie Palmer Steak
Best Casino to See a Concert – Grand Theatre
Best Nightclub – LEX Nightclub

2018
Best Overall Dining
Best Overall Entertainment
Best Variety of Restaurants
Best Asian – Rim
Best Place to People Watch – The Crystal Bar
Best Place to Celebrate – Charlie Palmer Steak
Best Casino to See a Concert – Grand Theatre
Best Nightclub – LEX Nightclub


2017
Best Overall Dining
Best Overall Entertainment
Best Variety of Restaurants
Best Asian – Rim
Best Place to People Watch – The Crystal Bar
Best Place to Celebrate – Charlie Palmer Steak
Best Casino to See a Concert – Grand Theatre
Best Nightclub – LEX Nightclub


2016
Best Overall Dining
Best Overall Entertainment
Best Asian – Rim
Best Place to People Watch – The Crystal Bar
Best Romantic Restaurant – Charlie Palmer Steak
Best Place to See a Concert – Grand Theatre
Best Nightclub – LEX Nightclub
Best Pizza – Briscola
Best Race/Sportsbook Bar – Race and Sportsbook Bar
Best Pool/Beach Bar – GSR Beach Bar


2015
Best Place to People Watch – The Crystal Bar
Best Place to Celebrate – Charlie Palmer Steak
Best Asian – Rim
Best Burger Joint – Johnny Rocket’s
Best Sports Bar – Race and Sportsbook Bar
Best Nightclub – LEX Nightclub


2013
Best Casino to See a Concert – Grand Theatre
Best Italian Restaurant – Briscola
Best Sports Bar – Race and Sportsbook Bar



USA Today Award

In 2018, GSR was voted ‘#3 Best Casino Outside of Las Vegas’ in the USA Today ’10 Best Readers’ Choice Awards’.