For those seeking the perfect blend of entertainment, luxury, and adventure, cruise ships have long been a popular choice. But what if you could take the excitement up a notch by indulging in some thrilling casino action while cruising the open seas? The allure of casinos on cruise ships combines the elegance of traditional gambling establishments with the enchantment of a journey to exotic destinations.
Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas
As one of the largest cruise ships, Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas unsurprisingly hosts one of the largest casinos at sea with the gaming rooms containing 450 slot machines each. Spanning an incredible 18,000 square feet and an array of table games like blackjack, roulette, and poker, guests can enjoy gaming amidst breathtaking ocean views. The casino also features a lavish VIP room for high rollers looking to elevate their gambling experience.
Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Escape
The Norwegian Escape takes casino entertainment to the next level with its sprawling 19,000-square-foot casino. Offering a variety of 357 slot machines and 28 table games, guests can try their luck while enjoying live music and entertainment. The casino’s unique Players Club rewards program ensures that loyal players receive special perks and benefits throughout their voyage. Norwegian Cruise Line has won a Casino Player ‘Best of Gaming’ award 9 years in a row and Porthole awarded them ‘Best Cruise Line Casino’ in 2013.
Princess Cruises’ Regal Princess
Regal Princess offers an elegant and sophisticated casino experience that rivals some of the world’s finest gambling establishments. With a wide selection of games, including traditional favourites and modern variations, guests can savour the excitement of gambling in an opulent setting. The casino’s friendly staff and luxurious ambiance, a spiral staircase in the centre, make it a must-visit attraction on board.
Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Apex
Celebrity Apex provides a high-end casino experience that caters to both seasoned gamblers and novices alike. The casino features a range of slot machines and table games, and the ship’s plush surroundings and attentive service elevate the overall gaming experience. Regular tournaments and events keep the excitement alive throughout the voyage.
Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Vista
For a vibrant and energetic casino atmosphere, Carnival Vista delivers with its well-appointed casino that spans two decks. With a lively ambiance and a diverse selection of games, from slot machines to poker and everything in between, guests can revel in a lively gambling experience. The casino’s friendly dealers and lively crowd make it a hotspot for those looking to have a good time.
Azamara Cruises’ Azamara Journey
The intimate Azamara Journey plays host to a suitably private casino, retaining a high level of professionalism and elegance. The casino team aboard the Azamara Journey are incredibly helpful and readily adapt table setups to accommodate various games depending upon what is popular that night. Azamara Cruises’ ships may be small, but play is popular at the wood-paneled Casino Luxe. These casinos have six tables, offering classic options such as blackjack, three-card poker, and roulette. You can also play Texas Hold’em on an automated table, or hit the slot machines.
Cunard’s Queen Mary 2
The classy, Monte Carlo-style, Empire Casino is an incredibly spacious gaming lounge, boasting an impressive array of gaming tables. Meanwhile, the majority of the ship’s slot machines are located in a separate room. The Queen Mary 2 plays host to a progressive Megacash jackpot which has been known to grow into the hundreds of thousands of pounds, adding an exhilarating layer of anticipation and excitement to the onboard experience.
Holland America’s Zuiderdam
The Zuiderdam plays host to an incredibly modern and contemporary casino built around a central 11 gaming tables offering roulette, blackjack, poker, Caribbean stud and craps. The casino plays host to 133 slot machines, including six which offer cruisers the opportunity to play for the progressively growing Megacash jackpot.
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