The 'room' is a roped off area in the back of the casino, right across from the food court so you're just a quick walk from cheap grub.
The competition tend to be older locals, with some being tight. Games are low-keyed and fun. If you're a fan of O/8 H/L they usually have a game.
Boyd (Orleans owner) tend to be generous with room offers, so it's not difficult to get rooms with little play.
Dealers are okay. Some are getting up there in age and while competent, can be lackluster.
Cocktails came by quite frequently, like most locals room.