Top 10 Best Casinos in the World – Part 2

Venetian Casino in Las Vegas, USA

Top 10 Best Casinos in the World – Part 2
Venetian Casino

Venetian Resort Hotel Casino is a luxury five-star resort on the most gambling street strip in the capital of gambling, Las Vegas. The casino is owned by Las Vegas Sands Corporation and is part of the same complex as the other two standing next to each other: Sands Expo Convention Center and The Palazzo Hotel and Casino Resort. If you take hotels as one, it will be the largest hotel in the world – 4027 rooms. The Casino is also one of the largest in the world, with 309 tables and 1247 slot machines.

As its name suggests, Venetian is stylized as Italian Venice with all the main attributes in the form of water channels, gondoliers on boats and carnival masks. The entertainment complex hosts many shows, including the Phantom in a theatre resembling the Paris Opera, the Blue Man Theatre and the Madame Tussauds museum. But the main advantage of Venetian, as guests and residents of Las Vegas note, is impeccable service and maintenance of the atmosphere of the holiday by all employees of the entertainment complex. Most Las Vegas casinos are often criticized for their level of service, but the Venetian Casino is always worthy of its stars.

Wynn Casino in Las Vegas, USA

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Wynn Casino

Wynn Resorts in Las Vegas is the first independent project of gambling magnate Steve Wynn, who previously worked on projects of the company MGM. To build Wynn Resorts investors had to spend 2.7 billion dollars. But it was worth it. The complex covers an area of 33,500 square meters and is one of the most award-winning institutions in the world, thanks to the ideal ratio of appearance, interior, service and set of services provided. Wynn has 2716 rooms, each with an area from 58 m² to 650 m², a conference centre (20700 m²) and a variety of shops (7000 m²). Inside Wynn Resorts has even its own lake of 1.2 hectares. And the 60-storey hotel building is one of the tallest buildings in the gambling capital.

Casino halls in Wynn Resorts occupy 10200 square meters, there are 1900 slot machines and 167 tables. Most of them are games such as craps, blackjack and baccarat.

Steve Wynn’s private art collection is known all over the world, part of which is on display at Wynn Resorts. The resort is also the first luxury resort with a car showroom inside. Brands such as Ferrari and Maserati are in themselves museum exhibitors on wheels. When Wynn Resorts first opened, the entrance to the salon was free of charge, but soon it was necessary to take the entrance fee, as there were no shutdowns from those wishing to admire beautiful cars.

The Monte Carlo Casino in Monaco

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Monte Carlo

The legendary French Principality of Monaco is one of the smallest states in the world and at the same time one of the most famous places, primarily thanks to its casino. In Monte Carlo they try to emphasize luxury, the surrounding rich decoration disposes to spit, in the air as if soaring feeling of carelessness “dolce vita”, which directly suggests to try their luck in the game …

Many foreigners assume that Monte Carlo has only one casino, which is famous all over the world, but in fact it is a whole complex, which consists of four casinos – Casino Sun, Casino Café de Paris, Monte Carlo Sporting Club & Casino and the main casino – Grand Casino de Monte Carlo. All casinos, but like cafes, restaurants, hotels, cabaret and other entertainment facilities, belong to the organization – Société des Bains de Mer. The Société des Bains de Mer is owned by the Royal Family of Monaco.

Situated in the heart of the city, the Grand Casino de Monte Carlo is a huge ensemble of halls and enfilades with mosaics, decorated with allegorical paintings, sculptures and lamps in bronze. The gallery opens with a Renaissance style salon, followed by the European Salon, White Hall, Salon of Graces and many others. For VIP-clients there are closed halls in the heart of the palace: two halls Ace and a huge salon Francois Medsen. They receive a free overnight suite at the Grand Hôtel de Monte-Carlo and a personal card. The casino has over 30 tables for playing French and European roulette, 30-40 Chemin de Fer (Baccarat), Banque à deux Tableaux, Punto Banco, Blackjack and craps.

Marina Bay Sands Casino in Singapore

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Marina Bay Sands

The world’s most expensive budget project in recent years, Marina Bay Sands, has cost its owners $8 billion. Now the complex includes three towers 200 meters high each, on which is a large terrace in the form of a gondola. One of the main attractions of Marina Bay Sands is an outdoor rooftop pool with panoramic views of the business center of Singapore. Tourists should also make sure to visit Gardens By The Bay Park with its futuristic “trees”, which is part of the entertainment complex Marina Bay Sands.

Marina Bay Sands has 2,561 hotel rooms, a conference centre, a science and art museum, two theatres, seven restaurants, two ice rinks and over 300 luxury shops. And, of course, the casino. In the halls of Marina Bay Sands Casino there are about 1000 gaming tables and 1400 slot machines. Chief Architect Moshe Safdi admitted that he was inspired by a deck of cards to design Marina Bay Sands. Given the local market, Safdi also involved two feng shui masters who helped him with the design of the resorts.

Venetian Casino in Macau

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Venetian Casino in Macau

The best casino in the world today is Venetian Macau, owned by Sands China Ltd. Not only is it the largest casino in the world, with a total area of 166,000 square meters, but it is also an elite themed venue that is visited by several tens of thousands of guests daily.

Venetian Macau opened in 2007 and cost its owners not so much – only 2.4 billion dollars. And this money is fully returned in the first two years of the casino.

Top 10 Best Casinos in the World – Part 2
Venetian Macau

Venetian Macau is:

  • luxury hotel with 3000 rooms,
  • over 30 premium bars and restaurants,
  • Cotai Arena sports complex for 15,000 people,
  • 650 shops and fashion boutiques,
  • exhibition center, conference halls,
  • the famous Cirque du Soleil show.
  • And, of course, Venetian Macau is a little Venice! Water channels, lakes and gondolas with gondoliers on them.

Venetian Macau is little Venice

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Venetian Macau

Casino Venetian has 4 themed game rooms: “Goldfish”, “Red Dragon”, “Imperial House”, “Phoenix”. A total of 870 gaming tables are installed there. The main game is baccarat. There is a poker club for Texas Hold’em, and the total number of slot machines exceeds 3400.

A separate Venetian Macau is the Paiza Club, which serves premium guests. The club has its own entrance, lobby, reception and rooms. In fact, it is a hotel casino in a hotel casino. It also has its own lounges – small private games rooms, each with its own name indicating a city or region in Asia. For example, “Hong Kong”, “Singapore” and “Kuala Lumpur”.

Interior Venetian MasatzThe Venetian Macau is located on Cotai Strip Street on Taipa Island in Macau, where there are several other mega casinos. And in 2016 the same company Sands China Ltd. is going to open another themed resort, The Parisian, with its Eiffel Tower on Cotai Strip. The cost of the new casino will be around 2.7 billion dollars and maybe in the future it will be the best casino in the world!

Top 10 Best Casinos in the World – Part 1

At present, there are more than 10,000 gambling establishments in the world that qualify as “casinos”. Most of them are concentrated in the USA, in Europe – in France, in Asia – in Macao, in Africa – in South Africa. But where are the best casinos in the world? These are the places where not only the avid player wants to go, but also the traveler chooses Must See (must see) among the attractions? We have compiled a list of the best casinos, which are in some way works of art in the entertainment industry.

San Remo Casino in Italy

San Remo Casino
San Remo Casino

The classic European gaming establishment Casinò di Sanremo is located in northwest Italy. The Casino was created in the early twentieth century to meet the needs of elites not only in European countries. The casino building with more than a century of history is made in the best tones of Art Nouveau style, disposed to a leisurely lifestyle with a glass of champagne in hand.

Currently, all the halls of the Casinò di Sanremo work as usual, and the games are divided into classic European and new – American. The slot machines, of which there are over 500, occupy the ground floor, while the second floor is occupied by roulette, blackjack, baccarat and poker. The special room is reserved for playing Texas Hold’em. From time to time the San Remo Casino hosts the European Poker Tour.

The Casinò di Sanremo is not so much a gambling venue as a recreational area for creative individuals. For example, it is the venue of the famous Festival of Italian Song in Sanremo, and periodically hosts exhibitions and concerts.

Casino San City in South Africa

Casino San City
Casino San City

Many recklessly believe that Sun City is a city. There is, of course, some truth in this, but Sun City is just an overgrown casino complex. Since its opening, the Sun City Casino Complex has remained the largest and most famous casino in Africa. On an area of about 150 square kilometers were recreated artificial mountains and tropical forests, swimming pools and lakes. All this is only 1.5 hours away from Johannesburg, i.e. in close proximity to the metropolis, which constantly provides an influx of not only tourists, but also local residents. Around 25,000 people come here daily. Many people come to Sun City on weekends with whole families.

The complex has 35 different bars and restaurants, swimming pools and water parks, tennis courts, golf courses, tracks for motorcycle races, baths and saunas, as well as conference rooms. The five operating hotels can accommodate up to 1,500 people at a time. And at the heart of all this variety of entertainment is the casino.

In total, the number of slot machines installed in all casinos belonging to the Sun City complex is about 900. Gambling tables are an order of magnitude smaller – about 40. There are no exclusive games here, only the most popular and famous players are available: baccarat, blackjack, craps and roulette.

Borgat Casino in Atlantic City, USA

Borgat Casino
Borgat Casino

Quite a young casino project, which opened in the “Children’s Sandbox of America” in July 2003, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has cost its owners $ 1.1 billion. The complex is located on the waterfront of Atlantic City in affordable proximity to the main attractions of the city.

Casino gaming halls in Borgat occupy 49.000 square meters. There are 4100 slot machines and 200 tables for card games, craps and roulette. The casino’s poker club hosts a daily Texas Hold’em game and World Poker Tour tournaments. The Borgata Hotel has 2000 modern suites and more. Floor-to-ceiling windows with stunning views are a feature of all rooms. The Borgata Concert Hall constantly hosts concerts, fashion shows, theatrical performances with world stars. And this is not counting all kinds of themed restaurants, bars, spa salons, boutiques, nightclubs. In fact, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is now the number 1 place to visit in Atlantic City.

Casino Baden-Baden, Germany

Casino Baden-Baden
Casino Baden-Baden

Baden-Baden is one of the world’s favorite pilgrimage destinations for players along with Las Vegas, Monaco and Macau. The “Summer Capital of Europe” has always been considered a health and thermal resort, but over time it has acquired another status. This was primarily due to the opening of the legendary casino, which has remained exceptional for almost 200 years. Today, it is not only a historical treasure of the city, but also almost the best casino in Germany and the whole Europe. At one time Marlene Dietrich could not refrain from complimenting the gaming house, calling it the most beautiful casino in the world. And Fedor Dostoevsky honored the casino, leaving behind the game fees received for books.

The nine chic halls of the casino still have memories of the old days, when they were walked by noblemen, fashionable ladies and celebrities. And even modern slot machines, which could destroy the scenery of the past, are put in a separate building, which used to be a railway station. Mostly in Baden-Baden, they play roulette. In addition, there are card games like blackjack and poker, the last few years in the historic casino, in a separate room is a game of Texas poker.

Casino Baden-Baden is open from 14.00 to 2.00 on weekdays and 3.00 on Fridays and Saturdays. On holidays and other significant dates the gambling house is closed. From 10.00 there are daily excursions for tourists. On average one tour lasts 30 minutes.

Whether you like gambling or not, a visit to the casino Baden-Baden will always be interesting and informative.

Casino City of Dreams in Macau

Casino City of Dreams
Casino City of Dreams

One of the world’s largest casinos is the City of Dreams in Macau. The entertainment complex consists of four towers with hotels: Hard Rock Hotel, Crown Towers Hotel, and Grand Hyatt Macau (2 towers). There are a total of 1,400 rooms in the hotels. Below, on the first three floors, there are casino halls, more than 200 elite boutiques, restaurants, bars and concert halls. The 39,000 square metre casino has 520 gaming tables and more than 1,500 slot machines. All this pleasure has cost the owners, the company Melco Crown Entertainment’s, 2.1 billion dollars.

City of Dreams is a luxurious gaming establishment, located on Cotai Strip Street. Despite the fact that it is a huge park place, it emphasizes the elitism and choice of both the casino and its guests.

The Dancing Water House show that takes place here every day adds extra weight to the entertainment complex. It is the largest water show of its kind in the world, which takes place in a huge swimming pool like on a theatre stage. Award-winning and critically acclaimed “Dancing Water House” is one of the main attractions throughout Macau.