Famous Casinos Around the World

There are many casinos around the world but only some of them are famous for their hospitality, huge gaming floors, selection of games and entertainment.  Once upon a time Las Vegas casinos were adjudged as most attractive destination for the gamblers.  With passage of time and new economic scenarios emerging in Asia and other parts of the world there are now many other casinos which are giving out a stiff competition to the casinos on The Strip.

With increasing popularity of the online gambling, people may have started thinking that brick and mortar casinos are going through a rough patch and their end is near.   Contrary to this thought more and more people are visiting these casinos and there is a huge surge in foot fall on their premises.  This increased attraction for professional gamblers as well as for tourists can be due to the glamour quotient and the gaming atmosphere provided by these casinos.  Apart from providing gambling opportunities, these casinos have also stepped up into the hospitality business and provide different types of resorts, clubs, health spas, restaurants, hotels and shopping malls for their customers.

With such a large number of lavish casinos available throughout the world, it can be very tough for a person to decide which casino is the best.  In order to help you, some of the most famous casinos around the world are discussed in this article.

The Bellagio

This casino is owned by MGM Resorts International and is situated on the Las Vegas Strip.  Bellagio is known for its elegance and style.  The design of this casino is based upon a small lake town known as Bellagio in Italy.  Many of the WPT tournaments were hosted here.  The other services and attractions include

  • 10800 square meters of gaming space.
  • Availability of whole range of slots, table games, a race and a sports book.
  • Huge water fountain with light and sound choreographed performance.
  • Several restaurants and bars.
  • Gallery of fine arts.
  • A conservatory
  • Botanical gardens

The Venetian Macao, China

This luxury hotel and casino is situated in Macau, China.  The architecture of The Venetian is based on “The Venetian Las Vegas”.  With a largest single structure of 39 floors, The Venetian is the largest casino of the world.  The casino is divided into four themed gaming areas named Golden Fish, Imperial House, Red Dragon and Phoenix.  The hotel also offers Paiza Club for VIP guests.  The other services and attractions include

  • 51000 square meters of gaming space.
  • The guests of Paiza Club have exclusive access to Paiza Club Dining & Lounge.
  • More than 3400 slot machines.
  • More than 800 gambling tables.
  • Cotai Arena with seating capacity of 15000.

Casino de Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Casino de Monte-Carlo is one of the oldest running casinos of the world and is in the service of its clients for the last one hundred and fifty years.  This hotel cum casino comes with a remarkably beautiful water front.  The architecture of the building is quite stunning.  The casino provides huge diversity of casino games.  The other services and attractions include

  • Rich collection of casinos games including card, slots, roulette and other table games.
  • Salons privés and supers privés for high rollers.
  • Special restaurants such as Le Train Bleu, Le Salon Rose and Les Privés.
  • Legendry décor.
  • Opéra de Monte-Carlo.