The Lodge was nominated for and won the awards for: Best Casino, Best Hotel, Best Overall Restaurant, Best Customer Service, and Best Place to Work. The Lodge is a consecutive winner of the "Best Casino", "Best Customer Service", and "Best Place to Work" awards.
"We are very excited to receive an astonishing five awards in this year's Best of the Black Hills Contest," stated Troy Ihde, Casino Marketing Director for the Lodge at Deadwood Gaming Resort. "It's an honor to recieve these awards! We constantly strive to become and remain Deadwood's #1 Gaming Resort."
The Best of the Black Hills Contest is sponsored by the Rapid City Journal, the area's largest newspaper. The voting process is completed by a 3rd party, through the use of the Rapid City Journal's online website.