Currently, there are seven brick and mortar sportsbooks operating legally in the state of New York. The nearest to New York City betting facility is at the Resorts World Catskills (just an hour drive) and of course in the Garden State.
At these New York-based sportsbooks you can place bets now:
- Del Lago Resort NY Sportsbook
- Point Place Casino & NY Sportsbook
- Resorts World Catskills NY Sportsbook
- Rivers Casino & Resort NY Sportsbook
- Yellow Brick Road New York Casino & Sportsbook
- Turning Stone Resort New York
- Tioga Downs NY Sports & Casino
What is the nearest sportsbook to New York City?
Closest to NYC (car drive time)
|Resorts World Catskills||1 hour and 44 min|
|Rivers Casino & Resort||2 hours and 44 minutes|
|Yellow Brick Road||3 hours and 34 minutes|
|Turning Stone Resort||4 hours|
|Point Place Casino||4 hours and11 minutes|
|Tioga Downs||4 hours 12 minutes|
|Del Lago Resort||4 hours and 49 minutes|
Current sportsbooks in New York State:
Del Lago Resort Casino
How far from New York city by car: driving time 4 hours and 49 minutes. The DraftKings Sportsbook at Del Lago in this Waterloo casino is over 6,000 square feet. It features four betting windows, and a total of 23 betting kiosks. Those kiosks are open to accept wagers 24/7.
The Del Lago Resort Casino has an agreement in place with DraftKings to be their online sports betting provider.
Address: 1133 State Route 414. Waterloo, NY 13165
Point Place Casino NY
How far this NY sportsbook from New York city by car: driving time 4 hours and11 minutes. Located in Bridgeport, it’s one of three tribal casinos in the state that have partnered with Caesars Entertainment. All of these casinos feature signature, high-end sportsbooks called The Lounge With Caesars Sports.
The Point Place Casino sportsbook is highlighted by a 24-foot high resolution video wall. There are also luxury VIP areas with their own dedicated video screens.
Address: 450 NY-31, Bridgeport, NY 13030
Resorts World Catskills
How close this sportsbook to NYC by car: 1 hour and 44 min. The Monticello-based casino offers a sports betting facility known as Sportsbook 360. It’s so named because it offers 360 degrees of video screens that surround the 6,00 square foot sports betting area.
There’s seating for over 100 and wagering is available 24/7 at the sportsbook’s 14 betting kiosks.
Address: 888 Resorts World Dr, Monticello, NY 12701
Rivers Casino Resort & Sportsbook NY
Is this sportsbook near New York City? Relatively, car drive time is approx. 2 hours and 44 min. A 5,000-square foot operation in Schenectady, the Rivers Casino & Resort sportsbook features seating for 80, with 18 VIP club chairs. Five private television booths offer seating for as many as six people.
There are 14 betting kiosks and six betting windows in the Rivers Sportsbook. Wagering is available 24/7 at the kiosks.
The casino has a partnership with Rush Street Gaming, with plans to utilize Kambi technology once online wagering is legalized. Rivers Sportsbook NY (Schenectady) Promo Code & Review.
Address: 1 Rush St, Schenectady, NY 12305
Situated in Nichols, NY (driving time from NYC is 3 hours and 34 minutes), Tioga Downs offers a 2,600 square foot sports betting facility. Seating is available for 50, and there are eight betting windows.
Address: 2384 W River Rd, Nichols, NY 13812
Turning Stone Resort Casino
Is it near New York City? Drive approx. 4 hours. They’re another of the Tribal casinos that has a working agreement with Caesars.
Located in Verona, the highlight of their sports betting area is a massive 500 square-foot curved LED screen. The sportsbook also includes several VIP seating locations.
Bettors can also join their Champions Fan Club to have all the latest sports betting news delivered daily to their email inbox.
Yellow Brick Road Casino
The Chittenango-based casino is the third of the New York tribal casinos to partner up with Caesars. Time drive from New York City is around 4 hours 12 minutes.
With seating for more than 200, their lounge features a 32-foot video wall and over 30 large display TVs. They also feature seven VIP areas known as caves for exclusive game-day events and dozens of recliners to enjoy all the games in the finest of comfort. Check their promo offers and bonuses for the new and existing customers here: yellowbrickroadcasino.com/promotions.
Address: 800 W Genesee St, Chittenango, NY 13037
The New York sports betting scene figures to grow exponentially over the next year.
In Hogansburg, the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino has partnered with The Stars Group and Flutter Entertainment and is expected to open in the fall of 2020. They’ve gone into partnership with FoxBet to provide online sports betting.
A trio of Seneca Indian Nation casinos in Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Salamanca are also investigating the possibility of opening sports betting operations.