In the province of Río Negro, Argentina lies the city of Cipolletti which is home to Hotel & Casino Del Río Cipolletti. It is part of Crown Casino S.A.’s Casinos del Río chain which has properties located throughout various towns in the province. This casino is located just outside the city on Route 22, at km 1286 near the bridge that connects the neighboring city of Neuquen.
Juan Domingo Peron International Airport is less than 15 km away from the casino which should take visitors no more than 30 minutes to drive. There are buses and taxis for those wishing to use public transportation – and the hotel also has a shuttle service. There is free parking available at the casino.
Cipolletti is a unique city in central Río Negro that is linked to neighboring Neuquen by a sky bridge. Attractions in the city include the El Viento Theatre, Portal Patagonia shopping mall, and Paso Cordova park. Río Negro is famous for its natural excursions, including Nahuel Huapi National Park, Ventisquero Negro, and Cerro Tronador.
Cipolletti is an American-style casino and is one of the larger properties in the Casino del Río chain. It features a full casino, two restaurants, two bars, and a hotel all under the same roof. The premises is large and offers a wide selection of both slots and table games. With 500 electronic machines and 10 table games, the casino floor is filled with plenty of gaming options.
There is a gastropub that serves light meals and drinks for guests while they’re playing or from their small dining area. Larger meals can be found at the hotel’s in-house restaurant, which has its own chef. There is also a stage by the pub, which offers live performances regularly. The stage hosts various musical events such as retro nights, stand-up comedy nights, local bands, and more.
In addition to all of this, there is the opportunity to sign up for their casino membership program or purchase gift cards for a night out at the casino.
When it comes to gaming-related events, Casino del Río Cipolletti has weekly bingo games at 4 PM on Sundays. Blackjack, poker, and slot machines events are also held regularly but there is no set start time.
The casino is open on Sunday-Thursday from 10 AM to 5 AM and Friday-Saturday (as well as public holidays) 24/7.
Casino del Río Cipolletti has a selection of just 5 table games. There is one live American Roulette table, plus you will also find a few electronic roulette tables.
Furthermore, poker tables here offer Super Peek Poker, Caribbean Stud Poker, and Texas Hold’em.
The remaining table games are dedicated blackjack, baccarat and craps, each with a single table.
There are approximately 500 electronic games available at the casino. You can find slot machines and video poker. This is one of the largest collections in the entire province, and they have a wide array of themes available.
Hotel & Casino del Río Cipolletti is one of the few Casinos del Río locations that offers accommodation. This comfortable hotel offers guests a selection of rooms with a host of additional amenities such as complimentary breakfast, air-conditioning, electronic locks, and a restaurant/bar. A standard room costs about $100 per night.
Other lodging options in the area include:
Nando Apart Hotel
Motel Aca Cipolletti
There are two dining options available at Casino del Río Cipolletti which are located in different areas of the building and offer different dining experiences.
Restaurante Fusione is a unique dining experience and more suited for older guests, although families are welcome. The menu combines Argentinian, Japanese, and Italian cuisines into a variety of dishes.
Oasis Resto Pub is located by the casino and offers a casual place to get something to eat and drink in-between gaming. You can sit down at their tables and they can serve over 200 people at a time. There is a stage in this restaurant that offers live entertainment.