Casino Del Sol Wins Second Place for Best Casino Hotel in the Country in USA Today 10best Readers’ Choice Awards

Casino Del Sol Also Ranks Fifth for Best Casino Outside of Las Vegas

TUCSON, Ariz. (Sept. 21, 2020) – Casino Del Sol, Tucson’s premier entertainment destination wins 2020 USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards, placing second on the top 10 list for Best Casino Hotel in the country and fifth in the Best Casino Outside of Las Vegas category.

The USA TODAY 10Best award nominees were selected by a panel of editors and industry experts, then the public voted for their top picks over the course of four weeks. Casino Del Sol is the only Arizona casino that made either top 10 list.

“We are always striving to be the best casino in Tucson, but to be named one of the top two casino hotels in the country is an incredible achievement,” said CEO of Casino Del Sol, Kimberly Van Amburg. “We are honored and humbled to be listed among the industry’s elite and are grateful to our valued guests for their support.”

The USA TODAY Best Casino Hotels list is made up of the leading properties that offer both top-notch gaming along with excellent amenities, and the Best Casinos Outside of Las Vegas list highlights remarkable gaming properties from coast to coast. Casino Del Sol’s award-winning dining, luxury spa, championship golf course, countless gaming options and world-class concerts contributed to these prestigious awards.

With more than 1,500 casinos in the country, the No. 2 and No. 5 USA TODAY rankings are a huge accomplishment for Casino Del Sol. These accolades are added to an extensive list of honors the property has received so far this year, including Best Casino and Best Dining Experience in the Arizona Daily Star’s Readers’ Choice Awards, nine Best of Gaming awards from Casino Player Magazine, AAA’s Four Diamond designation and a Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for their fine dining restaurant, PY Steakhouse. Casino Del Sol is also on the shortlist for the 2020 Global Gaming Awards in the Property of the Year category as well as the American Executive of the Year category for their CEO Kimberly Van Amburg.

To view the full list of USA TODAY 10Best awards, visit For more information about Casino Del Sol, visit or call 1-855-SOL-STAY (765-7829).

About Casino Del Sol

Located in southwest metropolitan Tucson, Ariz., the Pascua Yaqui Tribe is a federally recognized tribe with more than 20,000 enrolled members. The Tribe owns and operates several enterprises including Casino Del Sol, a AAA Four Diamond casino resort and one of the Best Hotels in Arizona named by U.S. News & World Report; Casino of the Sun; Estrella at Casino Del Sol, a brand-new 151-room hotel; AVA Amphitheater, a 5,000-seat open-air concert venue named Casino Arena/Amphitheater of the Year by Casino Entertainment Awards; Sewailo Golf Club, a par-72 championship course designed by Notah Begay III; the new 73-space Casino Del Sol RV Park; and the Del Sol Marketplace. For more information, call 1-855-SOL-STAY (765-7829) or visit Follow Casino Del Sol on Facebook and Twitter.

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