New York: Resorts World Casino to open hotel at Aqueduct Racetrack Carl Campanile, New York Post · October 14, 2020 at 3:59 pm This is a real gamble. Many New York hotels are sitting largely empty because of lost business due to the coronavirus pandemic. But the owner of Resorts World Casino NYC at Aqueduct in Queens announced plans Monday to open a new $400 million Hyatt Regency-run hotel next to its gambling facility, which is located near JFK airport. The hotel will be called Hyatt Regency JFK at Resorts World New York Malaysian-based Genting Americas always envisioned opening a hotel adjacent to its casino when it opened a decade ago. The casino sits next to Aqueduct race track.