Operated by the Comar Group which owns over 20 casinos in Spain and the Dominican Republic, Casino Atlántico is situated inside of the Hotel NH Coruna Atlántico. The hotel and casino are situated in the bustling business district of La Coruna, Spain. As just one of three casinos in La Coruna, you can expect a busy – but entertaining time should you visit.
Casino Atlántico is located just 8 km from the A Coruna International Airport and it should take no more than 20 minutes to go in either direction. Taxi might be the best solution here but if you were planning to explore further afield, renting a car could be a better option. The hotel will also be able to arrange a shuttle service for you if that is more convenient for you.
Tourists will be happy to know that Casino Atlántico is just a 5-minute walk from both the Orzan and Riazor Beaches while a similar distance away is the glorious old town of Plaza Maria Pita which is full of tapas bars and the stunning Palacio Municipal.
In Spain, you have to be 18 years or older to gamble legally and so you should expect casinos such as the Atlántico to do their best to uphold that law. You will need to provide some form of internationally recognized government-issued photo ID. A smart/casual dress code is also required before you will be allowed to enter the premises.
Casino Atlántico is fairly small, measuring just 3,498 square feet. Though it is not very large, it does pack in quite a lot of entertaining table games and slot machines. It provides 8 tables games and 60 slot machines as well as a trendy décor and a bar where you can wet your appetite before you enjoy some gambling action.
The casino is open from 12 PM to 4 AM seven days a week, and is particularly popular among poker players due to their regular tournaments and low limit cash games.
The atmosphere here can be mixed as it attracts guests from the hotel as well as locals from the La Coruna financial district. This means you will have some players that are only here for a good time while others will be far more serious gamblers looking to make some money.
Roulette is one of the more frequented table games at Casino Atlántico and you will be able to enjoy both the American and French versions. If you don’t already know, French Roulette offers up better odds for players because it does not have the double zeros.
Blackjack and Caribbean Stud Poker are the other two table games that you will witness here and like both versions of roulette, these will generally be for quite low limits in general.
In the designated cardroom, players can enjoy weekly and monthly poker tournaments, poker leagues and it is also open from 9 PM daily for cash games of Texas Hold’em and Omaha. On weekends especially, the cardroom is full to the brim – so if you like poker, that would be the best time to go.
If slots are more your thing, there are 60 of them at the Casino Atlántico which might be a lot compared to some larger casinos in Sapin but is certainly more than enough in this instance. Some of the slots will feature low limits with progressive jackpots, which always seem to be popular while the rest will be made up of traditional video slots, classic slots and multi-line slots.
There are even a few video poker machines as well. It should be noted that you will have to use the Euro to play any of these slots, so if you are traveling from a foreign country, make sure you have exchange some of your national currency before entering the casino.
If you were looking to find some accommodations close to Casino Atlántico, the hotel that the casino is located within is an excellent option. It has 199 rooms that start at around $80 (USD) per night as standard but can go as high as double that depending on the size.
Each of these rooms is light, bright and airy and will provide more than enough comfort after a good night at the casino. Amenities include free wifi, cable television, room service, a tea and coffee making machine and a refrigerator.
The hotel has a number of different dining options if you are looking for somewhere to grab some food. The Abrego Restaurant is open from 1.30pm to 11 pm on a daily basis and here you will be able to enjoy a menu consisting of a good selection of Mediterranean dishes.
For something a little lighter, you could opt to use the snack bar instead as here you will be able to pick up sandwiches, salads, burgers bakery goods and other snack-sized offerings. If you like to enjoy a drink or two during the evenings, there is also the Café bar which serves cocktails, wines and beers alongside coffee and snacks.