Located in Love County, just an hour and a half north of Dallas and two hours south of Oklahoma City, Thackerville is an endearing town with a population of less than five hundred. Although a small community, Thackerville is home to the largest casino resort in the entire world - WinStar World Casino & Resort. The town also offers the perfect escape for travelers looking to whisk away to a secluded hideaway surrounded by rolling hills, rippling waters and a rich natural backdrop.
With February in full swing, cupid has swoon into Chickasaw Country and is spreading love all over the sweet southern air. Celebrate this heart-fluttering month with a romantic getaway to our Red River of Love - Thackerville, Oklahoma. Located in Love County, just an hour and a half north of Dallas and two hours south of Oklahoma City, Thackerville is an endearing town with a population of less than five hundred. Although a small community, Thackerville just so happens to be home to the largest casino resort in the entire world - WinStar World Casino & Resort. On top of a glittering Vegas-like scene, the town also offers the perfect escape for travelers looking to whisk away to a secluded hideaway surrounded by rolling hills, rippling waters and a rich natural backdrop. Open your travel scope and take a peek at our two February getaways featuring “Rustic Romance” and “World-Class Romance” in Thackerville, OK. One of these magical retreats is sure sweep you off your feet and into the arms of the one you love.
“Rustic Romance on the Red River of Love”
Escape the day-to-day in rustic romance, where you can relax in a cozy cabin and fall in love over culinary charms like breathtaking barbecue and sought-after southern-comforts.
Book a stay in one of the gorgeously hand-crafted log cabins at the River of Love Cabins. Amid big beautiful trees, a spring-fed creek and an overflow of Mother Nature, the River of Love Cabins overlook sixty lush acres of privately-owned land on a wildlife reservation near the Red River bend. Each cabin has been uniquely designed with an appropriately rustic look and fully furnished with deluxe amenities like large Jacuzzi baths and hot tubs. For ultimate romance, choose to stay in the River of Love’s newest cabin - The Love Shack. This shabby-chic cabin with a luxurious floating bed shimmers with vintage charm intertwined in old-fashioned cedar board and knotty white pine. As night falls, enjoy fireside romance under a blanket of stars in the private hot-tub or roast up some tasty marshmallows on the outdoor fire-pit. Earn bonus points with your Romeo or Juliet by splurging on the exclusive Romance Package featuring a chilled bottle of champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, rose petals, massage lotion, surprise gift basket and more. It’s worth the extra penny or two! ;)
As your appetite sets sail, a place that offers prophetic southern delights in a quaint, rustic atmosphere is the Front Porch Café. Famous for their hearty down-home creations, the Front Porch Café offers fried-to-perfection dinners like catfish and chicken fried steak. Don’t skimp out on dessert, as you must try one of their homemade fried pies stuffed with fruitful sensations like apple, apricot, pecan and cherry cheesecake.
“World-Class Romance on the Red River of Love”
Bliss-out on a weekend of world-class romance at WinStar World Casino & Resort. Whether visiting from around the globe or nearby, you will find that the exhilarating blend of ultimate luxury and endless entertainment will satisfy your heart’s desires in the most epic way.
After a day of couples play, you can sit back and relax at WinStar World Casino Hotel and The Inn at WinStar. With nearly 1,500 attractive guest rooms and deluxe suites to choose from, WinStar World Casino and Resort provides luxurious accommodations and an experience to remember every time. Inside you will find sensational amenities and state-of-the-art facilities. WinStar World Casino Hotel has a world of excitement and relaxtion waiting for you. Afterwards, head back into the lobby area to indulge in flavorful treats at the Terrace View Café and Rotunda Bar or to browse the newest casino gift shop - The Isle.
With a diversity of dining opportunities at WinStar, you can literally experience a taste of the world all in one place. Embark on a culinary adventure at the new Gran Via Buffet feasting on over 200 selections of authentic global cuisine. If an intimate Italian affair better suits your fancy, revel in an eclectic blend of Italian delicacies, desserts and fine wines at Capisce Ristorante Italiano.
Your favorite country music stars are taking the spotlight this month at WinStar’s Global Event Center. Plan your romantic rendezvous around one of the headlining performances like Josh Abbott Band, Stoney LaRue, Rascal Flatts and Pat Green. If country music isn’t your style, check out the genre of local bands studding up Palladium Sports Lounge or hit up a jazz of dueling pianos at the Skyline Lounge.
Among WinStar's eight city-themed gaming plazas lies 500,000 square foot of dazzling electronic games, table games, bingo and off-track betting. If you're hot for the slots, check out Casino 360°, WinStar’s newest casino addition located in the London gaming plaza. Casino 360° offers players the ULTIMATE interactive experience, immersing you in ribbons of pulsating lights and music, social media messages and games-within-games, elaborate room-wide jackpot celebrations and more.
Challenge your mate to a couples competition with a round of golf on the state-of-the-art WinStar Golf Course, a 27-hole course designed by Weibring-Wolfard Golf Design. If playing to impress, refine your swing before hitting the greens under the instruction of world-class ambassadors at the cutting-edge WinStar Golf Academy.
After a full day of excitement, escape to the spa resort for a rejuvenating couples massage. Named Best Spa Boutique in the U.S. for 2013 by DAYSPA Magazine, The Spa at WinStar is an award-winning organic spa offering personalized spa services inspired by nature using only premium organic and natural products.
Complete your weekend of romance in the most perfect way - shopping! Spoil your significant other with a heartfelt shopping spree at the many charming boutiques found throughout the casino. Lush over exquisite jewelry handcrafted by Chickasaw artists, luxury brand gifts and gourmet Bedré Fine Chocolates from Essentials and Le Fleur Boutique. On your way into WinStar, drop by the Cloverleaf Boutique, where you will find yourself lost in a colorful shopping paradise garnished with funky, vintage and trendy gifts galore.
Whether the rustic, fairy-tale setting or the sensations of a world-class resort draws you in, Thackerville, OK offers all the romance you could dream of and more. Come see for yourself!
XOXO ♥ CHICKASAW COUNTRY