Medicine Hat Lodge Casino Review


Medicine Hat Lodge - Logo Founded in 1996, Medicine Hat Lodge is a four star hotel entertainment complex that caters to people coming from all parts of Canada and the world. Singles, couples, families, and friends can discover something great at this award winning resort. If it's casino games you’re after, you can visit the Casino by Vanshaw. Comprising of over 30,000 square feet, the casino boasts an ample selection of player favourites.

Medicine Hat Lodge - Resort
Medicine Hat Lodge - Casino Games

Games Offered


Although Medicine Hat isn't exactly synonymous with Vegas, the casino offers enough action to satisfy casual gamblers. You will find a selection of 330 slot machines and table games. Enjoy roulette, blackjack, lightning poker, video lottery terminals, off-track horseracing, and ultimate Texas Hold'em. Tournaments aren't available, but that should prevent you from having hours of winning fun.

  • Slots
  • Progressive jackpots
  • Electronic roulette
  • Electronic blackjack
  • Video lottery terminals
  • Lightening poker
  • Ultimate Texas Hold’em
  • Horse racing

Bonuses & Promotions


Medicine Hat Lodge doesn't appear to promote any direct casino bonuses or promotions. There are special all inclusive packages which offer a one night’s stay, breakfast, and C$20 in slots. Casino by Vanshaw may also provide you with birthday promotions or free buffets. If you're planning on spending large amounts of money at the casino, it’s advisable to contact the staff to see whether or not there are any VIP incentives.

Hours of Operation


Unlike other casinos in Canada, this facility is not 24 hours. However, it is open 7 days a week. Sunday to Thursday you can play games from 10 am until midnight. Friday and Saturday have extended hours which means its open from 10 am to 3 am.

Food and Entertainment


Medicine Hat Lodge There's always something cooking at The Medicine Hat Lodge and it surely tastes great. Savour world famous Alberta beef, great seafood, and international fare at The Redwood Steakhouse and Bar in a modern ambience. The Eatalian Kitchen lives up to its name with great Italian dishes that are perfect for the whole family. Enjoy the city's finest pub fare in the Elements Entertainment Lounge. It's also the perfect place to unwind or enjoy live music.

Weekends tend to be even more entertaining at The Medicine Hat Lodge. Enjoy dinner theatre entertainment, comedy shows, and tribute bands. Check the schedule for upcoming events as they change regularly.



The Medicine Hat Lodge has 222 guest rooms. Options range from standard deluxe rooms to luxury suites. The property isn't exactly palatial but it's clean with solid amenities. Visit the renowned spa for complete treatments and massages. Achieve your health goals in the fitness centre, relax on the courtyard, or let loose in the area's largest indoor waterpark with wave pool. There's also a popular hair salon on the premises.



If you don’t find what you’re looking for on the Medicine Hat Lodge premises, you can venture into town where you’ll find a large shopping mall, small shops, and other activities. The resort is conveniently located near six picturesque, world class golf courses and lounges.

Getting There

With a location alongside the Trans Canada Highway, The Medicine Hat Lodge is hard to miss. Whether you're heading from Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatchewan, or the USA, just take the South Boundary Rd Exit to Dunmore Road. Follow Dunmore Road to Ross Glen Drive and you'll see The Medicine Hat Lodge on your right.

Visitor Tips

  • The casino hosts special weekly nights, including senior appreciation day every Tuesday and ladies' night on Mondays.
  • Hotel guests will want to rise and shine early to take advantage of the famous hot breakfast buffet. It's free with your stay.
  • Be sure to earn points every time you visit the Medicine Hat Lodge by signing up to their Loyalty Express Program. Your card will also be accepted at multiple Stagewest Hospitality properties.

Entry Requirements

The Medicine Hat Lodge doesn't charge an admission fee but visitors must be 18 years of age to enter the casino. Be prepared to show valid government identification if you plan on playing. Like most small town casinos, there's no dress code so feel free to dress comfortably and enjoy yourself.

Contact Details

Address: 1051 Ross Glen Drive SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1B 3T8, Canada

Phone Number: (403) 529-2222 or 1-800-661-8095