Casinos are becoming more extravagant and luxurious, vying for the attention of high-rollers around the globe. From the hallowed gambling halls of Sin City to famed gaming destinations like Macau, here are the top 10 best casinos in the world.
1. The Bellagio, Las Vegas, US
World-renowned for its elegance and grandeur, the legendary Bellagio is a high-roller’s paradise. Separated from “The Strip” by an eight-acre lake and a spectacular dancing fountain, the Bellagio has 2,300 slots, over 135 gaming tables, and a high-stakes poker room paying out massive jackpots of up to $2 million.
2. MGM Grand, Las Vegas, US
Located on the strip, the MGM has 171,500 square feet of gambling space and is the largest casino floor in Sin City with 2,500 slot games, 139 table games, and a state-of-the-art betting area.
3. Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, US
This Roman-style hotel complex complete with marble columns and spiral escalators is oriented towards attracting high rollers with a 24-hour poker room, gaming machines, and a dedicated sports betting area.
4. Casino Niagara, Niagara Falls, Canada
Casino Niagara features two floors with over 40 gaming tables, 1,300 slots, and a 26-seat poker room with spectacular views of the Falls. A premier sporting and gaming entertainment bar offer non-stop action with over 50 HD plasma screens and an interactive gaming zone.
5. Fallsview Casino, Niagara Falls, Canada
Built on a cliff overlooking the cascading Horseshoe Falls, Fallsview Casino is one of the best land-based casinos around Toronto according to this list. The world-class complex has over 3,000 slot machines and an intimate 1,500-seat state-of-the-art entertainment venue.
6. Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, Niagara Falls, US
The Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel in Niagara Falls on the United States side has 4,200 slot machines and over 100 table games including roulette. The resort has a luxury hotel with a spa, several restaurants and bars, a nightclub, and live entertainment.
7. The Venetian, Macau, China
With more than 530,000 square feet of gaming space spread across four themed gaming areas housing 6,000 slot machines and 800 tables, the Venetian is the largest casino in the world. Located on the Cotai Strip in Macau, it has a man-made canal system with gondola rides.
8. Casino de Monte Carlo, Monte Carlo, Monaco
This is undoubtedly the most luxurious place to gamble in the world. Boasting beautiful Belle Époque architecture and ornate décor, it’s a millionaires’ playground with a diverse array of gambling tables and private gambling rooms for Monaco’s many high rollers.
9. The Atlantis Casino, Paradise Island, Bahamas
Spanning a seven-acre lagoon, the world-class Atlantis Casino and hotel offers a gaming experience like no other. The casino complex features over 700 slots, poker tables, and an exclusive gaming area called Sea Glass surrounded by Dale Chihuly-designed glass sculptures.
10. Sun City Casino & Resort, South Africa
Located in the middle of the African bush, this luxury hotel and casino is one of the most popular gambling resorts in the world for high rollers with 850 slot machines, 40 popular table games, and VIP gaming.
11. Casino Baden-Baden, Germany
While there are more than 50 casinos in Germany, Casino Baden-Baden is one of the most historic in Europe, and arguably, one of the most beautiful. Originally built in 1824 it’s now famous for its old-world interiors, and while it’s a spa resort in its own right, the casino gaming floor has 140 + slots, and 18 table games.