Goldrush Casinos Ltd has a collection of casinos spread throughout Ireland in both major cities and small towns. This Goldrush Casino is located in Naas, Kildare County. More specifically, the casino is situated right in the center of town and is very close to shopping, dining, tourist sites, and a large network of parks and waterways.
Known for its low-key atmosphere and ancient roots, Naas is a mellow city offering up many attractions. For historical sites, a visit to the Church of Our Lady and Saint David is a popular choice, as is the Ballitore Quaker Museum. For a more tranquil, relaxing experience, many people speak highly of the Japanese Gardens and the city’s many parks.
The quickest way to get to Goldrush Casino Naas from the Dublin airport is to drive along the M50 and then the N7. The entire trip takes under 45 minutes. For those who prefer traveling by bus, there are several routes available – each taking approximately an hour and a half.
Goldrush Casino is a relaxed casino when it comes to dress codes, and would not turn away customers in casual clothes. The age limit, however, is very strict and you will need to be at least 18 years old to enter.
The Goldrush Casino’s Naas location is much the same as other branches that you will find over Ireland in the respect that you will only find electronic gaming machines here. The casino is small in size, yet big enough to accommodate plenty of players at one time. It is open 7 days a week from 9 AM until ~3 AM (closing times vary).
The liveliest atmosphere will be found during the evenings and especially on the weekends as there will more players there enjoying the gambling action on offer. Locals from Naas and the surrounding towns will represent the majority of gamblers and it should be noted that Euro is the currency accepted on all of the games here.
A common theme with most Goldrush Casinos is that there is either a lack of table games or none at all. Their Naas branch fals into the latter category. The only game that you could possibly classify as a table game here are a few of the eight-seat electronic roulette terminals. These are not operated by actual live dealers but do offer a similar sociable experience to the actual game as players hope to land the numbers, colors and the various other betting options on the wheel.
Slot machines and video poker terminals are what Goldrush Casino is widely known for and they always make sure that the latest releases are regularly added to their extensive collection. Slot machines are easily the most popular gaming machines here and there will be a mix of the traditional slot machines and the more modern video slots.
Video poker is the only other type of gaming machine that can be found in the Naas branch of the Goldrush Casino. These machines will offer several different video poker game variants, but there are not as many of these as there are slot machines.
The lowest minimum bets you will find inside this casino is 0.01 Euro but some machines will have larger minimum bets while most will let you up your bet amounts easily.
Directly around the casino, there are four main options for lodging which all seem to cater to a different demographic. The most affordable are the Harbour Hotel & Restaurant and Lawlor’s of Naas. Both options can be booked for less than 100 Euros per night, offering up simple rooms, a restaurant and a pub.
Guests looking for a bit more from their hotel generally gravitate towards the Osprey Hotel because of its style, dining options and the indoor pool. Naas Court Hotel is another option for people more concerned with service and comfort than cost. Naas Court offers many amenities, restaurants, bars, and regular live performances.
The closest restaurant to Goldrush Casino in Naas is The Candied Walnut. The Candied Walnut is a modern restaurant that serves a variety of dishes for average prices. Guests often comment on the availability of traditional Irish foods as well as European favorites, and the kitchen’s attention to special dietary needs. The restaurant is vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free friendly.
Las Radas Tapas is another local restaurant that often receives positive feedback. There is a large selection of wines and the food is popular. Japanese, Indian, Middle Eastern, French and Italian restaurants are also nearby.