Retraction of Press Release Dated Jan. 31, 2012: Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Announces Four Diamond Status, Listing as Top Hotel

Dover, DE, February 03, 2012 --( The Jan. 31, 2012, press release titled “Dover Downs Hotel & Casino announces Four Diamond status, listing as top hotel” contained inaccurate information pertaining to a U.S. News & World Report of same date. The press release stated that “The report indicated that among over 1,500 luxury hotels analyzed, 154 top-ranking properties were named to a selective list of the Best Hotels in the USA.” While this information is accurate, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino was not among the 154 top-ranked properties in the report; however, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is ranked the No. 3 hotel in Delaware and among the 1,500 luxury hotels analyzed in U.S. News & World Report’s ranking.

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino apologizes for publishing potentially misleading information and for any inconveniences it may have caused. A separate press release will be issued today and can be considered accurate.


About Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Owned by Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: DDE), Dover Downs Hotel & Casino® is a premier gaming and entertainment resort destination in the Mid-Atlantic region. Gaming operations consist of approximately 2,500 slots and a full complement of table games including poker. The AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel is Delaware’s largest with 500 luxurious rooms/suites and amenities including a full-service spa/salon, concert hall and 35,000 sq. ft. of multi-use event space. Live, world-class harness racing is featured November through April, and horse racing is simulcast year-round. Professional football parlay betting is accepted during the season. Additional property amenities include multiple restaurants from fine dining to casual fare, bars/lounges and retail shops. For more information, please visit
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
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