Awards & Accolades
the premier, award winning destination
ilani is proud to have been recognized with over 100 awards since opening in 2017, ranging from dining and nightlife to commercial top projects.
Our premier 100,000 square-foot gaming floor has something for everyone! There are nearly 3,000 slot machines and 75 table games, including favorites like blackjack, roulette, midi baccarat, craps and pai gow poker. New to gaming or a particular game? We’ll help you dive into the excitement. Our dealers and staff are always ready and willing to offer advice and teach you how the game is played.
ilani is proud to announce we have taken home 16 awards
from the Best of Gaming Native Northwest!
First Place Wins
Best Overall Gaming Resort
Best Players Club
Best VIP Services
Best Table Games
Best Non-Smoking Casino
Best Reel Slots
Best Video Poker
Best Carnival Games
Second Place Wins
Casino Where You Feel The Luckiest
Third Place Wins
Located on the Cowlitz Reservation in Ridgefield, Washington, ilani, developed by the Cowlitz Tribe and Salishan-Mohegan, a partnership that includes Mohegan Sun, one of the world's foremost gaming and entertainment developers and operators, is the Pacific Northwest's premier gaming, dining, entertainment and meeting destination. With nearly 400,000 total square feet, ilani includes 100,000 square feet of gaming space with nearly 3,000 slots and 75 gaming tables; 15 different restaurants, bars and retail outlets; and a 2,500-seat meeting and entertainment venue hosting nationally recognized performances.
The Columbian's 2021 Best of Clark County
Voted Best Casino for the 4th year in a row thanks to you!
Top Project of the Year Award
TOP PROJECT OF THE YEAR:
ilani's Hotel Tower
ilani has won the Vancouver Business Journal’s top honor for its new hotel tower, being awarded Top Commercial Project for 2021, as well as a co-recipient of this year’s Overall Top Project.
As the region’s premier gaming, dining, entertainment and meeting destination, ilani will add overnight experiences to its roster of offerings once the 14-story glass hotel tower is completed in 2023. The nearly 300-room facility broke ground this April and will offer four-diamond level guest service and amenities, including a mix of room types and suites, a full-service luxury spa, an indoor-outdoor pool experience and a signature top-floor restaurant with views of the beautiful Pacific Northwest mountains and rivers.
Casino Player Best of Dining & Nightlife awards.
ilani has won nine more dining & nightlife awards from the readers of Casino Player,
including Best of Dining in the Native Northwest for the fourth year in a row!
With new restaurants coming later this year, ilani continues to serve up the best dining options in the Pacific Northwest! In addition to the fourth consecutive Best Overall Dining achievement, ilani took top tier rankings in several areas for their various dining outlets. A few of ilani’s signature restaurants were celebrated for what they do best, with Michael Jordan’s Steak House receiving recognition as Best Steakhouse, Longhouse raw bar, sushi, and noodle shoppe for Best Sushi and Muze Lounge earning top remarks as the Best Place for Cocktails.
Best of Dining & Nightlife Native Northwest
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR BEST OF DINING & NIGHTLIFE NATIVE NORTHWEST WINNERS!
BEST OVERALL DINING:
Rose & Thorn
BEST PLACE TO CELEBRATE:
Line & Lure Seafood Kitchen and Tap
BEST ROMANTIC RESTAURANT:
Line & Lure Seafood Kitchen and Tap
BEST OUTDOOR DINING:
BEST STEAK HOUSE:
Michael Jordan's Streak House
BEST PLACE FOR COCKTAILS: