Casino Del Litoral Hipódromo is located in the city of Corrientes, which lies on the eastern shore of the Paraná River and is the capital of the Corrientes province. Casino del Litoral’s Hipódromo was the chain’s first branch, and the only one that features a horse racing track. It features a wide range of table games along with more than 275 slots which are spread throughout the 7100 square foot gaming floor.
The casino and racecourse are just 5 miles away from Dr. Fernando Piragine International Airport. That means visitors can easily catch a direct flight into Argentina via this airport and can take a bus the rest of the way or rent a car and drive.
Casino del Litoral Hipódromo is attached to a local mall but has its own separate entrances. When inside the casino you’ll notice that the decor is in line with Las Vegas casinos; there is a carpet that extends across the entire gaming floor and bright lights as well as celebratory sounds. The casino is also equipped with a large stage around the bar and there are events hosted here weekly such as discos and live music.
Apart from live entertainment, there are other kinds of events hosted here as well – mainly Texas Hold ‘em poker tournaments. These take place regularly and sometimes there is more than one tournament a month. Further information on upcoming tournaments can also be found on their website.
The casino’s operating hours are Monday-Thursday from 9 AM to 5 AM and Friday-Sunday from 9 AM to 6 AM.
There is a total of 9 table games at this casino and it is easily one of the best casinos in terms of table game varieties in the city.
There is one baccarat table at the casino with limits of $10/$1000. If you are betting on a Tie then the maximum you can bet is $500.
There are two types of poker games at the casino; Texas Hold ‘em and Caribbean Stud Poker. The minimum and maximum bets allowed for the Caribbean Stud table are $20/$200.
There is one blackjack table at the casino and it is has a $10 minimum with a $250 maximum. The optional Pairs Plus side bet is offered.
There is one table dedicated to craps. The minimum and maximum bets allowed on this table are $20/$200.
Furthermore, there is one electronic poker machine and 3 multi-game machines (that includes keno, bingo, blackjack, etc.) available. The minimum and maximum bets allowed range between $0.10 and $1.00.
Finally there are four American roulette tables. To play a number, the minimum and maximum bets allowed are $10/$800. For simple chances, the minimum and maximum bets allowed are $10/$1000. For double chances, the minimum and maximum bets allowed are $10/$1500.
The Texas Hold ‘em tables are reserved exclusively for tournaments, although there are occasionally cash games once a tournament has finished. Buy-ins come with a registration fee, which pays for the dealer. There are several different tournaments, mostly rebuys and tops ups.
There is a total of 280 gaming machines on the main gaming floor of Casino del Litoral Hipódromo. Many of these games are 5-reel video slot machines with minimum and maximum bets of $0.10-$1 per credit.
In addition to this, there are 5 live jackpot machines available that are all connected to a progressive jackpot network.
The casino does not have its own hotel, therefore it is recommended to stay in one of the nearby options.
Hotel San Martín provides guests with simple quarters in this unfussy budget hotel. The rate per night for a standard room is $40. Each room comes with free Wi-Fi and cable TV. Other amenities include complimentary breakfast served in a modest restaurant and there’s also a bar and an exercise room.
Corrientes Plaza Hotel is a hip hotel in downtown Corrientes. The laidback rooms offer room service, free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with premium channels, and en-suite bathrooms. Other amenities include a free breakfast buffet served in a modern, airy restaurant, a game room, 5 conference rooms, and a gym.
Gran Hotel Guaraní is a trendy hotel that offers relaxed rooms for about $65 per night. The rooms come standard with wood floors, free Wi-Fi, cable TV and minibars. Other amenities include free parking and a breakfast buffet.
There is a snack bar/bar at the Casino del Litoral – Hipódromo which has a fully stocked bar (including beers on tap) and kitchen that serves bar food.
Other restaurants nearby are:
McDonalds and Subway are both fast food chains that are within walking distance of the casino.
El Choripán Correntino is a local artisan bakery and café that is great for large groups.