Turtle Creek Casino

Turtle Creek Casino

Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel is a 56,000-square-foot resort near Traverse City. It is a tribal casino in Michigan owned and operated by the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians.

It is one of the tribe?s two casinos, the second one being the Leelanau Sands Casino & Lodge just 40 miles away in Peshawbestown.

Turtle Creek Casino houses more than 1,200 video slots, video poker and video keno machines of varying denominations, as well as blackjack, roulette, craps and baccarat in both live and electronic table form. Turtle Creek Casino has an online gambling partner in Caesars, which offers a legal online casino and sports betting to Michigan residents.

You can register at Caesars Casino and enjoy a wide assortment of casino games and sports betting markets. There?s also the Caesars retail sportsbook on-site, giving you a chance to place real-money bets on football, hockey, basketball and many other sports.

The minimum age for gambling at Turtle Creek Casino is 21.

Turtle Creek Casino Hotel details

  • Name: Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel
  • Address: 7741 M-72, Williamsburg, MI 49690
  • Phone number: +1 (231) 534-8870
  • Hours of operation: Monday to Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Friday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 a.m.; Sunday from 7 a.m. to 12 a.m.
  • Games available: 1,200+ video slots, video poker and video keno machines; blackjack, roulette, craps, baccarat and other table games; Caesars Sportsbook

Turtle Creek Casino gaming specs

Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel Details
Slots 1,200+
Blackjack Several blackjack tables with varying limits
Poker Tables No poker room
Sportsbook Caesars sportsbook
Keno Yes, video keno
Free Play Yes, available via Grand Rewards Players Club and regular promotions
Comp Program Grand Rewards Players Club
Smoking Indoor smoking is prohibited in all areas
Restaurant(s) Bourbons 72, The Deli, Sideline Snacks
Bar(s) Tower Bars
Hotel 160-room hotel on-site

Turtle Creek slot machines

Turtle Creek Casino features over 1,200 video slots with varying limits?from penny slots to $100 high-roller machines.

It is one of the few casinos in the country to feature the Lightning Zap slot machine while also offering progressive jackpot slots from the Lightning Link series. Asian-themed slots are all over the casino floor, including well-known titles like 88 Fortunes, Dancing Drums, China Shores?and others.

Here are the top five must-try real money slots available at Turtle Creek Casino:

  • Lightning Zap: This Everi slot has a unique game model and breaks the mold of traditional video slot layouts. Plus, it operates at a fast pace with a high payout percentage. Instead of the spinning reels, the game features a rod that, if it fills up, zaps one or several prizes shown on the screen.
  • Zeus: Son of Kronos: This beautiful-looking 5×4 slot from WMS?features five progressive jackpots, including the Zeus jackpot, which is often worth tens of thousands of dollars.
  • Fort Knox: This progressive slot by IGT has the player chasing after a goal that is tracked by a progress bar on the right side of the screen. To fill up the progress bar, you must open the vault in the bonus round and pick two of the 16 color-coded safe doors.
  • Colossal Diamonds: This one is for fans of classic slot machines. It?s a three-reel, single-line slot with a top prize of $6,000.
  • Crazy Money Deluxe: This sequel to Crazy Money and Crazy Money II?is distinguished by the big Sky Wheel monitor towering over the reels and rewarding bonus prizes and progressive jackpots.

Besides a long line of slot machines, Turtle Creek Casino h
as a solid selection of video poker and video keno.

Turtle Creek Casino table games

The casino features around 40 tables hosting some of the following games:

  • Blackjack: Blackjack is generally offered at table limits of $10-$300 and $25-$500, but other limits may be available.
  • Craps: Limits of $5-$500 with 10x odds on Pass/Don?t Pass and Come/Don?t Come bets.
  • Roulette: Several tables with limits of $1-$25 on inside bets and $1-$500 on outside bets.
  • Electronic table games: All the abovementioned games are offered in electronic format, alongside baccarat.

Table games open at 2 p.m. on Monday through Wednesday and at 10 a.m. on all other days.

Does Turtle Creek Casino offer a poker room?

While the casino doesn?t have a poker room where you can compete against other players, there are several poker games where you can test your skills against the dealer. These include 3 Card Poker, Super 4 Poker, Jackpot Hold?em, Louisiana Stud and Take 2 Back.

Turtle Creek online casino

Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel doesn?t have a branded online casino, but it is partnered with Caesars, which offers a legal online casino for Michigan players. If you?re new to Caesars online casino in Michigan, you can take advantage of the match deposit welcome bonus and play hundreds of exciting video slots and other games.

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Does Turtle Creek Casino offer a sportsbook?

You can enjoy full-on sports betting at Caesars Sportsbook, located on the gaming floor. Caesars is one of the biggest sports betting brands in the United States, having comprehensive sports and market coverage, competitive odds and rewarding promotions.

The betting kiosks are open every day during casino hours.

Turtle Creek Casino rewards program

Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel and Leelanau Sands Casino & Lodge have a joint rewards program that allows their visitors to get discounts on accommodation and dining, as well as enjoy various promotions, invitation-only events, priority lines and other benefits.

You can join completely free by visiting the Players Club, and you?ll get a warm welcome in the form of up to $55 worth of E-Credits.

How do you earn points at Turtle Creek Casino and Hotel?

The Turtle Creek Casino Hotel rewards program has five membership levels (Sapphire, Ruby, Emerald, Pinnacle and Onyx), each with a set of special perks. You need to earn points by playing the games to progress through the levels. You can redeem the points for food, accommodation, E-Credits and other services.

To keep track of your points, log in to your Players Club account on the website or download the Turtle Creek Casino app.

How to get free play at Turtle Creek Casino?

You can turn the points you earn into E-Credits, the casino?s equivalent of free play. All members who sign up will get $5 in E-Credits and a chance to make $50 in E-Credits during their first day of playing.

Free play can also become available through various time-limited promotions, which you can read about on the casino?s website.

Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel history and current owners

Turtle Creek Casino was opened on June 14, 1996, by the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, who are still the casino?s owners. It underwent a major renovation in the following decade, adding a hotel and re-opening on June 17, 2008.


Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel is a tribal casino owned by the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians.

No. They don?t serve complimentary alcoholic beverages at Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel.

The minimum age for gambling at Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel is 21.

No, smoking is prohibited in all areas inside the casino.

The casino features over 1,200 slots, video poker and video keno machines.

The usual table limits for blackjack games at Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel are $10-$300 and $25-$500.

There are no bingo games at Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel. However, you can find bingo at its sister casino, Leelanau Sands Casino and Lodge.