The Hotel Provincial Resort and Casino is located in Sierra de la Ventana; a village in the Pampas region of central Argentina. It’s known as a gateway to the mountain range of the same name. This is a privately-owned casino that has been operating since 2011.
You can travel to the casino by car, plane or bus but the easiest route is by plane to Buenos Aires airport and then to catch a connected flight to the nearest regional airport to Sierra de la Ventana. From there you can drive the last 108km or take a bus.
The city of Sierra de la Ventana has the Tornquist Provincial Park which contains the Pampas mountain range and Garganta del Diablo which is a gorge with thundering waterfalls.
There is a smart dress code at the casino, but it is unnecessary to wear a jacket and tie (for men). You must be 18 to enter the casino according to the laws in Argentina.
The casino is relatively small and mainly serves as the entertainment for hotel guests. It has only one floor, and that is where all the games can be found. On the casino floor, there is also a bar/restaurant at the far end. The casino is open daily from 10:30 AM to 4:30 AM.
There is a total of only 7 table games at this casino as this is a relatively small facility with only one floor.
There are 3 American roulette tables, each offering different minimum and maximum bets. There is a $10/$100 table, $20/$200 table, and $50/$500 table.
In addition to roulette, there are 2 blackjack tables. There is a $10/$200 table and a $50/$500 table. You can play the Pairs Plus side bet at both of these tables.
Lastly, there are 2 Punta Banco Baccarat tables at the casino. The limits for baccarat are $20/$1000 at both tables. However, if you bet on a Tie you are only allowed to bet a maximum of $500.
There is a total of 20 slot machines at Casino Sierra de la Ventana. They include state of the art video slots as well as classic slots. The slot machines accept coin denominations of between $0.25 and $1. You can expect to find an assortment of the most well-known slot titles, many of which can also be found at online casinos.
Casino Sierra de la Ventana is part of the Hotel Provincial Resort and therefore it is recommended that you stay here during your visit to the casino. The Hotel Provincial Resort features informal rooms that come with minibars, flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi. The rate per night for an ordinary room here starts at $140.
Amenities include a stylish restaurant and a cozy bar/cafeteria with a fireplace, plus an outdoor pool and a glass-enclosed indoor pool. There’s also a spa offering a hot tub, saunas and treatment rooms (and of course, easy access to the casino as well).
There is a small informal bar and restaurant in the casino, but you will only find certain snacks (not meals) here. It is a fully stocked bar so all your beverage needs will be taken care of. For real dining options, other restaurants nearby are:
Restaurante El Establo is a casual café-style restaurant that is good for families. They serve takeaway food but offer dining-in options.
Ama_ra is a cozy burger joint where you can get gourmet burgers and fries combos.
Universo Pizza is a bar and pizzeria. There are pool tables and foosball tables and a fully stocked bar. This place stays open until late.