"Buffalo Thunder Resort" Opens 2008
September 19, 2007
New "Buffalo Thunder Resort" Opens August 2008
SANTA FE - The Pueblo of Pojoaque, a small New Mexico tribe with only 350
members, will open New Mexico's largest casino hotel in August along U.S.
84/285 about twelve miles north of Santa Fe.
The resort is named the Buffalo Thunder Resort will surpass the Hyatt
Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa as the largest resort in New Mexico with the
most guest rooms. Hilton Hotels has contracted to manage the resort.
This is a $280 million project consisting of an 80,000-square-foot casino
with 1,200 slot machines, 22 table games, a 10-table poker room, and the
featured Mark Miller's Red Sage Restaurant.
A 5-story structure with 390 hotel rooms is now under construction. The
resort will also include a golf course, a 8,000-square-foot family
recreation area, 12,700-square-foot shopping area, two uniquely designed
swimming pools, spa services, restaurants, and 66,000 square feet of meeting
Return to New Mexico Casinos.