Casino de Asturias Oviedo is the sister casino of Casino de Asturias not too far away in Gijon. This casino is located in the commercial and tourist area of Oviedo. With some stunning history, culture and architecture at every turn, Oviedo is a great city to enjoy when you are not gambling at the casino.
If you are looking for something to do in the area, you will find a number of historical churches such as the Oviedo Cathedral, Santa Maria del Naranco, Monte Naranco and the San Miguel de Lillo. The Archeology Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts will be worth considering as well.
Reaching Casino de Asturias Oviedo from the Asturias International Airport will take a similar amount of time whether you are driving or taking the train. A taxi can be picked up from the airport or you could decide on using a rental car instead, both of which will take about 45 minutes to get to the casino. If you prefer to use to use the train this will take you about an hour including a short walk from the station to the casino.
If you are looking to gamble at the Casino de Asturias Oviedo you will first have to be able to prove you are over 18 years old and then dress in a smart and casual manner.
Casino de Asturias Oviedo can only be classed as a relatively small casino. With that said, it is still one that has more than enough to keep players entertained. During the week the doors of the Asturias open at 6:30 PM with closing time being at 2:30 AM. On the weekends, however, the casino is open for a couple hours longer, closing at 4:30 AM.
This casino attracts a heady mix of locals and tourists due to not being in the prime coastal region areas but is still close enough to bring a few in. The atmosphere will, in that case, also be mixed depending on the number of locals and tourists on a particular night.
As there is only a small casino floor, there are not that many slot machines. There is also just a handful of table games, but a poker room is available that hosts regular weekly poker tournaments and cash games.
Blackjack is a popular casino game in Spain and at Casino de Asturias Oviedo you will find both the American and French versions. The limits are fairly low for both versions but there always seems to be a lively atmosphere around these tables.
Roulette, Carribean Stud Poker and baccarat are the only other table games you will find on the main casino floor and again, these are generally low limit tables.
The poker room always attracts a healthy amount of people, especially on the weekends when many tournaments are scheduled to run. Cash games can also be played here with the limits normally depending on what the players at the tables are betting. Texas Hold’Em is the main variation of poker to be played in both the limit and unlimited formats but you will also see Omaha from time to time as well.
Slots and video poker machines can be found in various locations on the main casino floor, and while there is not a huge amount of them to choose from, those that are there are of a very good quality. Multi-line video slots, themed slots and more traditional fruit machines can all be enjoyed but there are no progressive slots. Video poker is represented a few times and you will also find a couple of electronic roulette machines too.
The betting ranges on each of these slots and other gaming machines start fairly low and do not go too high but they should be more than enough for most players.
The Casino de Asturias Oviedo is not a part of any hotel and therefore will not be able to offer any kind of accommodation for players. This should not be a big problem though as there are more than enough affordable hotels in the area.
Close by you will find Hotel Blue Longoria Plaza, Hotel Vetusta and Exe Ovideo Centro that will all probably have some available rooms that you can use.
Casino de Asturias Oviedo does have a restaurant on the premises that will be more than enough for most of you when it comes to filling your stomachs. A bar is also available to help quench your thirst and provide a number of sandwiches and other smaller snack types of food. You can also venture out to nearby restaurants such as the El Tizon, Loving Food or Casa Fermin.