From London to Leeds and everything in between, here’s our list of the top 5 casino venues to visit in the UK.
Hippodrome Casino, London
Known as one of the biggest (and busiest) casinos in London, the Hippodrome Casino is located in the city’s West End at the hub of the area’s theatres and nightlife. Open 24/7, this casino — located in a former theatre — welcomes millions of visitors every year with games over five floors. It’s also home to the city’s largest poker deck and has a huge range of electronic games, slots and table games for players to enjoy where they can also play online with Rainbow Riches.
For foodie lovers, this casino is definitely a treat. With one of the best steak houses in the city at Helio Steak House, this award-winning restaurant run by Executive Chef Ioannis Grammenos serves some incredible food – with fish, lamb, chicken, pasta and vegetarian options too!
In true Las Vegas-style — and perfect for its West End locale — the Hippodrome also hosts Magic Mike Live. Visitors can treat themselves to fantastic views of the city from the casino’s rooftop terrace as well as the Boozy Tea Room for something a bit different. Be sure to check out their Members app and rewards programme to get the best of the experience while there!
Park Lane Club Casino, London
For players looking for something a bit more exclusive and a VIP experience, the Park Lane Casino in London is a perfect fit. Enjoy the gaming floor with other members of the club with a range of table games like American Roulette, Baccarat, Three Card poker and Blackjack as well as slot machines linked to Major and Grand Progressive Jackpots.
Like other casinos of its type, it offers a Slots Reward Club as well as a Gaming Terrace. The lounge–restaurant is run by Executive Chef Roberto Bullio. Or you can grab cocktails or a whiskey from the exclusive bar.
Situated in Mayfair, this one is not to be missed for those who want a luxurious and private experience. The area is also fantastic for drinking, dining and entertainment experiences; as well as various 5* hotels to stay at while you’re there should you want to spend a couple of days exploring and enjoying what the city has to offer.
Victoria Gate Casino, Leeds
The largest casino in the North of England and Scotland, Victoria Gate is a Super Casino located in the heart of Leeds and is part of the John Lewis and Victoria Gate developments. This casino boasts having everything you need to be entertained at whatever time of day suits you. It’s home to electronic roulette games, slots as well as 22 table games.
The casino is also frequented by those looking for a great location to enjoy live sports, with everything from football to boxing, UFC and rugby to view. For those looking for a bit of nightlife beyond the gaming, the casino has a sports bar and lounge, as well as live entertainment available throughout the week – with everything from acoustic sets to DJs.
As this casino is located in the centre of Leeds it’s also a hotspot as part of a wider night in the city – with many bars, restaurants and shopping to enjoy in the surrounding area. For those looking for a luxury overnight stay, check out the Dakota Hotel on Greek street – just a short walk from Victoria Gate and all that this Northern gem of a city has to offer.
Aspers Casino, Newcastle
Newcastle is known for being a fantastic night out, with an incredible amount of bars, pubs and clubs to visit across this Northern city.
For gaming lovers, Aspers Casino located in The Gate is definitely one to visit while in the city. From slots and electronics to table games and the Super Wheel, there’s something for everyone at this Newcastle hotspot that’s become a favourite with locals and tourists alike.
Aspers is also famous for its live sports, with both cricket and football shown at the location. If you’re looking for somewhere to relax and enjoy the atmosphere, Freya’s Bar is open serving a selection of drinks as well as great food options. And every Friday and Saturday night from 9PM visitors can enjoy Aspers live – music from Newcastle’s best new acts that are completely free for all guests to enjoy as part of their visit. With a range of genres, it’s worth checking out on a weekend!
Genting International Casino, Birmingham
Based at Resorts World, this is a casino experience that hosts some of the classic games including blackjack, roulette, and baccarat as well as 100 slots with progressive jackpots.
You can enjoy the sports bar (with showings of rugby, the races and football) and high stakes area as part of your visit — with comedy nights monthly on Thursdays with a great lineup. There are also weekly tournaments and gaming events happening all the time. And make the most of a Sunny day on their Corona Terrace!
And of course, all there is to offer at the Resorts World!