Four Deadwood casinos are for sale. Each has been on the market off and on for years. This is down from recent times when eight Deadwood casinos were on the market. Since then, Saloon No. 10 was taken off the market. Iron Horse Inn, Midnight Star and Celebrity Hotel changed hands.
Deadwood Gulch is the largest casino property currently for sale in Deadwood. It closed in March before the Deadwood city order mandating a shutdown to combat COVID-19. It never reopened.
The owners of the property recently announced that it would remain closed through at least November. Meanwhile, it sits on the market for $5,100,000. This is a reduction from the original $8,900,000 listing price.
The property sits on just over 13 acres. It is located on the outskirts of town towards Lead. The Deadwood Trolley stops there. It is licensed for 210 slot machines and comes with a restaurant and lounge. The Mickelson Trail is nearby.
Deadwood Gulch has its own players club. This includes deals with slot distributors and machine ownership that none of the other properties listed have.
The Buffalo-Bodega complex is in the center of Main Street in downtown Deadwood. It is listed at $6,950,000. The property has gone on and off the market since 2016. The price goes up each time it is relisted. It includes a lounge, restaurant and casino. The casino is mostly slots with one video blackjack machine.
It has four storefronts on Main Street. There is no hotel. This casino is part of the Deadwood slot route, meaning that it splits winnings with the operator and does not need to maintain the machines.
Hickok’s is on Main Street next to the new Outlaw Square. It offers 22 hotel rooms and a casino floor. It is one of the few Deadwood casinos with an indoor smoking area. It offers 59 slots, including two video table games, and a full bar. This casino is part of the Deadwood slot route. This means that it splits winnings with the operator and does not need to maintain the machines.
Bullock Hotel is located near the center of Main Street on the south end by the parking deck. It offers a full bar, restaurant and 28 hotel rooms. There are a few dozen slot machines in the casino. It includes some video poker, coin slots, penny slots and two video blackjack machines. This casino is part of the Deadwood slot route. It splits winnings with the operator and does not need to maintain the machines.