Melincué Casino & Resort is located in the city of Melincué in the Argentinian province of Santa Fe. It is in central Argentina, with the closest major city being Buenos Aires on the Eastern Atlantic Coast. It is one of five casinos in Argentina that are owned by the Peralada group. The casino is open every day from 1 PM until 5 AM during the week and until 7 AM on weekends.
The small town does not have many attractions, but the Melincué Casino & Resort, Melincué Lake, and Mangrullo monument are leading destinations. If you venture a little bit outside of the city, you can visit the Santa Fe Suspended Bridge, the San Francisco Convent, the Brigadier General Stadium, and the Colonial Juan de Garay Museum of Ethnography.
Melincué Casino has over 46,500 square feet of gaming space with a selection of table and electronic games. The casino is located on the same premises as the resort but has a separate entrance and is in a separate wing. Guests can enter directly from the main entrance, which is marked with a golden “Casino” sign, or via the hotel lobby.
The inside of the casino is stylish and offers a variety of services including a bar, stage, and membership club. The stage is at the back of the casino and offers a variety of music and dance performances. The casino membership program offers its players rewards that can be redeemed for cash and other prizes. Another attraction is the casino’s weekly bingo tournaments, which are held on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 6 PM.
There are 18 table games at Melincué Casino, including roulette, blackjack, poker, Mini Punto Banco Baccarat, and craps.
There are both live and electronic American roulette tables available.
Blackjack is a popular game here and the tables feature Perfect Pairs side bet as well as the Over/Under 13 side bet.
Baccarat tables are in one line with varying min/max bets available.
Tournament poker is on mostly held on weekends; while during the week cash games can occasionally be found. Poker here is hit or miss, so it is best to call the casino before making plans to walk in and play.
There are 400 slot machines at Melincué Casino. The selection includes popular titles like Game of Thrones and Megabucks. These machines offer a variety of betting denominations, starting at $0.01 per spin.
Melincué Resort is the ideal accommodation option for guests visiting the casino here. There are over 40 rooms available, some slightly bigger and with additional amenities, including balconies and spa baths. A standard room here includes free breakfast, Wi-Fi, and no cancellation fees. Amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, two restaurants, a bar, a fitness center, a Jacuzzi, and a disabled entrance.
There are two other accommodation options are available in Melincué, including:
Hospedaje Posta de Melincué which has rooms available but no additional amenities are provided.
Residencial del Lago is a bed and breakfast style accommodation option that offers basic rooms and free breakfast.
The two restaurants available at Melincué Resort are possible options for casino goers who wish to get a proper meal. These fully-equipped restaurants have in-house chefs and a la carte menus. Both of these restaurants allow casual attire, with Adaggi Restaurant opening in the evenings and Fuoco Restaurant open for both lunch and dinner.
The two restaurants have different styles. Adaggi is the slightly more sophisticated option, with a variety of classy dishes available. Fuoco is simpler and is an Italian style restaurant, offering a variety of Italian and Argentinian dishes, including pizza and pasta.