Casino de Concepción del Uruguay is located in the Entre Ríos province, on the western shore of the Uruguay River some 200 miles north of Buenos Aires. Despite its name, this casino is in Argentina, not in Uruguay. Due to its strategic location, however, it is fairly easy to travel to. First, you must travel to Buenos Aires via the international airport. Then you must travel 200 miles by car or bus to get to the casino.
The city of Concepción has plenty to do for when you have off time from gambling such as spending the day at the beach on the river, exploring the city or grabbing a bite to eat.
The casino is located inside of a very ordinary-looking building with multiple floors. From the outside, you can tell it’s a casino based on the large black signs that read “Casino”. The inside of the casino is very well decorated to give a celebratory atmosphere. There are balloons hanging from the ceilings as well as chandeliers and a lot of bright lighting. There is jazz music being played most of the time.
The casino is open Monday-Thursday from 11.30 PM to 3 AM, then on Friday & Sunday from 7 PM to 3 AM.
This casino only has a medium-sized offering of table games, but they do have all the most popular varieties. Roulette, Punto Banco and blackjack are the primary games played at Casino de Concepción del Uruguay.
There are 4 American roulette tables spread throughout the casino. These tables have minimum and maximum bets of $2 and $10 respectively. For simple odds, you are allowed to play a minimum bet of $20 and a maximum bet of $120 and for doubled odds, you are allowed to play a minimum bet of $20 and a maximum bet of $60.
There are 2 European roulette tables with minimums of $1 and a maximum bet of $10. For simple odds, you are allowed to place minimum bets of $20 and maximum bets of $20 and for double odds, you are allowed to place minimum bets of $20 and maximum bets of $120. There is also electronic roulette available at this casino in the machine games room.
You can play Punto Banco at the casino and they have 1 table available. The minimum and maximum bets allowed for this table are $10 and $200 respectively.
Last, but not least, is the game of blackjack. There is one blackjack table at the casino and you can play the Pairs Plus side bet. The minimum and maximum bets allowed at this table are $5 and $100 respectively.
There is an entire room dedicated to electronic gaming machines, and this is where you will find all of the slots, video poker and multi-game machines that this casino has to offer.
Video slots make up the majority of the machines at Casino de Concepción del Uruguay. These slots are made up of 3-reel, 4-reel, and 5-reel machines with a large selection of titles available. Most slots feature bonus rounds, free spins, wilds, scatters, and multipliers, but there are also some classic slots available with straightforward gameplay.
The rest of the machines at the casino are either video poker or multi-game machines where you have the choice to play Keno, Bingo, blackjack and many other games.
There is no hotel available at the casino and you will, therefore, have to look elsewhere for a hotel to spend the night.
Grand Hotel is right next door to the casino and that means it is within walking distance of where you will be gambling. The typical nightly rate for an average 2-person room here is $40. Amenities include free WiFi, a restaurant, a bar and a small gym.
Hotel Carlos is across the road from the casino making it also walking distance from the casino. Rooms here can sleep up to 5 people and cost roughly $70 per night. Breakfast and garage parking are complimentary and there’s also a relaxed lounge, as well as an informal international restaurant and bar.
Los Posadas is further away than the previously mentioned places but it still offers a viable alternative. This is a low-cost hotel and you can expect to pay around $65 per night for a standard room.
There is no restaurant or bar at the casino but there are many different dining options in the surrounding area.
Parrilla la Delfina is a casual spot where you can get big portions of food for a reasonable price. This restaurant is great for families with small children.
La Delfina is a local seafood restaurant that serves Argentinian cuisine that is sourced locally.
Carrito Chisap is a mobile takeaway shop that sells fast food mainly.