Golden Palace is a brand with several casinos across Argentina that are all owned by the Grupo Slots company. The Golden Palace Casino in San Luis is easily one of their biggest properties and is conveniently situated in the city of San Luis, in central Argentina.
When in the city of San Luis, popular attractions include the 19th-century cathedral, featuring a neoclassical facade and twin bell towers and the Dora Ochoa De Masramón Provincial Museum.
The city of San Luis has its own international airport which makes traveling to this casino from another country convenient. From the airport there are buses that depart daily to the casino, otherwise you can rent a car from the airport and drive there.
The Golden Palace Casino in San Luis offers a VIP casino experience with its special casino room. This room caters to the specific needs of the guests who wish to play on tables with higher limits, or even different games that aren’t on the normal casino floor. The operating times of the casino are Monday-Thursday from 10 AM to 4 AM, Friday-Saturday from 10 AM to 5 AM and Sunday from 7 AM to 4 AM.
The casino hosts weekly Texas Hold ‘Em poker tournaments of varying buy-ins and prize pools. For a full tournament schedule as well as more details, you can find this information on their website.
There is a theatre at the casino where you can watch shows twice a week (on Wednesday and Friday) and the casino also hires out this venue for concerts like live music and comedy shows.
There are a total of 19 table games at this casino making it one of the largest casinos in the entire city of San Luis.
There are 8 traditional roulette tables at the Grand Palace Casino in San Luis and they all feature an American roulette wheel. The limits for these tables are as follows:
To play the numbers – $5 min. and $100 max.
Double Chances – $200 min. and $1000 max.
Simple Chances – $200 min. and $1500 max.
There are then also 4 electronic roulette tables that are fully automatic. The minimum and maximum bets allowed for these machines are $10 and $50 respectively.
There is a craps table at this casino with minimum and maximum bets allowed of $20 and $200 respectively.
There is a Punto Banco table at this casino and the minimum and maximum bets allowed for this table are $20 and $200.
There are 2 blackjack tables at this casino. One is a $10 min. table and the other is a $20 min. table. The maximum limit for bets per table are $100 and $200 respectively.
There are 3 casino poker tables available (played against the dealer). The different tables each have a different poker variant which are Ultimate Texas Hold ‘em, Caribbean Stud and Casino Hold ‘em. The minimum and maximum bets allowed for the tables are $20 and $200 respectively.
There are over 200 electronic gaming machines at this casino and they consist mainly of different slot machine variants and a few others.
The slot machine variants are video reel slots (where you can play up to 5 reels), classic slot machines (which have 3 reels) and bonus multiplier slot machines. There are also multiple jackpots in circulation at the casino and each one links some of the slot machines together.
The other electronic gaming machines at this casino are video poker machines and multi-game machines.
There are no accommodation facilities at the Golden Palace Casino, however, there are many different options in the surrounding areas.
Hotel Plaza Pringles is a hotel that is right in the center of town and very conveniently located walking distance from the casino. The rate per night for a standard room that sleeps two at this hotel costs $40. Amenities include free WiFi and child-friendly daycare facilities.
El Nogal hostel is a place for the budget travelers. This low-key hostel offers everything that you need to enjoy your stay. A night in a standard room for two people sharing is $35 and rooms come with free WiFi and a desk. Amenities include a restaurant and bar and a free breakfast.
Hotel Antic is a rustic hotel within a white building that is designed like an old Dutch farmhouse. The rate per night for a standard room at this hotel is $30 per two people sharing. The room includes free WiFi and breakfast.
Café del Golden is the casino’s restaurant and serves international cuisine for lunch and dinners. The price range of the food varies depending on the item but it is generally quite cheap for the amount of food you are getting.
Other recommended restaurants in the area are:
La Mila Grosa which serves takeaway food and is great for large groups of people.
il Panino is an authentic Argentinian restaurant. Here they serve only local dishes witch locally sourced ingredients.