Contact Us

Ventnor Group Plans Water Park at Atlantic Club, Creating 3000 Jobs


The on again, off again plan to make the shuttered Atlantic Club Casino a water park is back on again, this time with a local development group.

The Press of Atlantic City reports that R&R Development Group, LLC, based in Ventnor, plans to buy the property and turn it in to a water park and family entertainment complex.

Ronald A.Young, managing partner with the group says the new project, called “Dolphin Village at Atlantic Club,” would include 300 rooms, restaurants and year-round family activities, and would generate more than 3,000 jobs. The company’s timetable is to have the hotel rooms open by this fall, with the water park opening in one to two years.

“Where can a high-roller send his kids?” Young said. “This complements every casino in the city.”

TJM Properties Inc., of Clearwater, Florida has owned the Atlantic Club since 2014. TJM had no response Monday to claims of a sale of the defunct casino, which closed in January 2014.

On, reporter Amy Rosenberg points out this is not the first time R&R Development has announced big plans for a revitalization project in Atlantic City. In 2015, R&R Development Group, proposed building a monorail-linked tourist attraction at Bader Field. That monorail plan fell through.

Let’s hope for better success for this re-working of a water park at the Atlantic Club.

Sources: Press of Atlantic City/

Best of SoJO 104.9

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Friends With Benefits quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Friends With Benefits contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.