Largest Casinos in the World
Casino is a place where people earn and lose fortunes, but some gambling complexes are more worthy of their status of temples of lady luck than others. Most often these casinos are part of larger resorts, including hotels, restaurants, and entertainment complexes. In the same rankings of the largest casinos in the world only considers the area where actually a gamble is.
10 biggest casinos in the world
Casino Borgata in Atlantic City
Atlantic City has long been known as a favorite gambling site of America and one of the most prominent resort towns in the north-eastern United States. At that time, the whole complex is quite extensive and includes numerous restaurants, Nightclubs and the largest hotel in New Jersey (main Tower with 2,002 guest rooms), the casino occupies 80,000 square meters, has a 4,000 coin-operated machines and 200 gaming tables. Not only that, Borgata is impressive in scale, they also manage really well because it’s the most profitable casino in town and one of the best in the United States.
The largest casino in Europe is located in the heart not famous places: this is the Portuguese capital of Lisbon, on the shores of the Atlantic. Casino Lisboa is operated by the company, owned by Hong Kong billionaire Stanley Ho, who also owns Casino Lisboa in Macau. The entire playing area is 82,000 square feet with 1,000 slot machines and 26 tables for poker games. There are also seven restaurants and bars, as well as approximately 1,000 rooms.
The MGM Grand in Las Vegas
It is impossible to make a list of the largest casinos in the world and not include the casinos of sin City. In this case, it’s the MGM Grand of Las Vegas. Located on the famous Strip of Las Vegas is not only a huge casino on 85,500 square meters, but also the second largest hotel in the world by number of rooms 6,852. With more than 2,500 slot machines and 139 tables, in addition to modern betting area, the MGM Grand in Las Vegas is one of the best places in the world for those who want to try their luck. Other entertainment facilities are also present, including world-renowned nightclub Hakkasan.
MGM Macau (previously called MGM Grand Macau) was opened in late 2007 and is one of the many huge casinos based in this affluent town. Like other companies in this list, it is also part of an extensive entertainment complex that includes a hotel, numerous restaurants and the Convention center The casino occupies 110,000 square feet and two floors around the magnificent Grande of the WGEC, a huge shopping center right at the base of the hotel.
Casino Sands Macao
Another big casino is in Macau. Sands Macao was opened in 2004 and was the first casino style Las Vegas to this popular for players the city. Since this is one of the main sources of wealth for its owner, American billionaire Sheldon Adelson, one of the richest men in the world. The casino has undergone a process of expansion and renovation a few years ago, which increased its area by almost 50%.
Rio Casino Resort in South Africa
Casino resort Rio (formerly known as Tusk Rio Casino Resort) is the largest casino in Africa and the southern hemisphere. Located in a modest South African town of Klerksdorp, the casino has a gaming area of 130,000 square meters, in addition to 70 rooms at the Metcourt hotel. As the name suggests, a casino inspired by the famous Carnival in Rio and offers guests numerous entertainment options, in addition to all kinds of gambling.
Casino Ponte 16 in Macau
Located in the harbor area of Macau (the historic center), Ponte 16 is a world-class resort consisting of a five-star hotel, a casino and first and only gallery of Michael Jackson in Asia. The casino covers close to 135,000 square meters with 109 tables, 307 coin-operated machines and 2 VIP rooms. Its eye-catching design was inspired by the unique cultural heritage of Macau, with European (mainly Portuguese) style, mixed with traditional Chinese elements.
Foxwoods Casino Resorts
Foxwoods casino is located in mystic seaport, Connecticut, in the Indian reservation Pequot. It is one of the largest entertainment complexes in North America, the resort includes six casinos, four hotels and several restaurants, including Hard rock café. The casino covers the area within the 172,000 square meters, with over 380 gaming tables and 6,300 slot machines.
City of Dreams in Macau
You have probably already found out that Macau — one of the best cities for lovers of gambling. The city of dreams is one of the largest casinos in the world with a total gaming area of 210,000 square meters, 450 gaming tables and 1514 slot machines. The casino is in good company, as part of a single complex with the Grand Hyatt Macau and Hard Rock hotel.
Casino Venetian Macao
So, the largest casino in the world is also located in Macau. The casino in Macau was modeled after Venetian Las Vegas but it is much more than a simple copy. It was opened in 20