Revel Casino Atlantic City April Update
By Ian Lazarus CRS, Jersey Shore 2nd Home & Retirement Specialist
(Shore Points Realty)
http://www.AtlanticCityRealEstateBlog.com Reflecting the ocean theme, the casino's curvy, glass-cloaked facade appears sculpted by waves. The design by the internationally known Arquitectonica architectural firm is reminiscent of Miami's trendy South Beach resorts. Soaring high above the casino is a 47-story hotel tower that tops out at 710 feet, dwarfing anything on the Atlantic City skyline. Revel originally planned to open 1,900 rooms in the sleek tower but has scaled back to 1,090 to save on construction costs. The outside of the building will be illuminated in decorative lighting that Andersen described as "spectacular." Another distinctive part of Revel is the hotel tower's angled roof, a feature that drew the attention of Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn during a visit to Atlan...