Goldrush Casinos Ltd. owns and operates 12 casinos throughout Ireland, with two locations in Carlow alone. The two Goldrush Casinos here are located within the same neighborhood in the center of Carlow, near Hanover Park. This property in particular is situated on Kennedy St.
The city of Carlow is home to many tourist attractions. The 13th-century Carlow Castle is a popular destination, as are the Carlow County Museum, the Carlow Courthouse, and the Carlow Cathedral. Other well-known sites in and around the city are the Altamont Gardens, Brownshill Dolmen, and the Carlow Military Museum.
Getting to Goldrush Casino Carlow from Dublin International Airport takes a little over an hour by car, and 2-2.5 hours by bus. Many visitors prefer to take a car as there are many touristic sites along the way, but some take the bus for the comfort and luggage space available.
In order to enter Goldrush Casino, players must be 18 years old and hold a valid form of ID. As far as the dress code is concerned, casual clothing is acceptable.
When you first set eyes on the Kennedy Street branch of Goldrush Casino Carlow, you will be surprised to see that it does not really look like a casino at all. In many respects it isn’t – as it is more of a slots shop. Still, once you get inside you will see that it is a small casino but with ample space for plenty of players to comfortably play the slots, video poker and other electronic gaming terminals.
Goldrush Casino Carlow on Kennedy St. is open every day starting at 9 AM. The interior of the casino is clean, modern and is furnished nicely. This property is particularly busy on weekends and during the evenings as its players are mostly locals. The overall atmosphere here is usually fairly quiet due to there being a lack of table games.
The only table game available at Goldrush Casino on Kennedy Street is not technically a table game. The game is electronic roulette, and up to 8 players can sit around this terminal to bet.
Goldrush Casinos can be found in various locations across Ireland and almost all of them will focus mainly on the slot machines rather than table games. In the Kennedy Street branch, this is also the case, and you will find a fairly extensive collection of both classic and video reel slots to play.
Each of these slot machines are modern, well-maintained and the casino is known for regularly upgrading their catalogue of slot titles onsite to ensure that customers have new games to enjoy. Fans of poker will also find video poker machines scattered around the casino with different variations.
All electronic gaming terminals at this casino will allow minimum bets of 0.01 Euro and the maximum bets will depend on the games that you are playing.
Due to the central location of Goldrush Casino Carlow, there are several hotels well within walking distance. The closest is the Dinn Ri Hotel which is rated quite highly for its rooms, nightlife offerings, pub, and internet availability.
The Charlotte Room is also a highly reviewed hotel very near the casino which features basic services in a clean and friendly environment. The Charlotte Rooms Hotel offers free WiFi and parking and is the most affordable accommodation in the area.
Goldrush Casino does not serve food, but there are many nearby restaurants for players to choose from. Mimosa Bar de Tapas is one of the most highly reviewed restaurants in the area. Located right across the street from the Cathedral of the Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary diners can mix in a little sightseeing to their dining experience.
The nearby Road House Cafe is another popular restaurant known for its casual atmosphere and diner-style menu. The Road House Cafe is not the only diner in the area. Eddie Rockets City Diner is another popular American-style diner