Casino Marbella is located at Andalucia Plaza in the province of Malaga, Spain. It is privately-owned by English businessmen and has an international style to it. The casino is one of the first casinos that opened after the legalization of gambling in Spain and began operating in 1978.
Malaga is an area famous for its Moorish citadels, Alcazaba and Gibralfaro, as well as its Renaissance cathedral nicknamed La Manquita. Other nearby attractions include the Museo Picasso Malaga and Costa del Sol with its sandy beach, water park, and marina.
Almeria International Airport is the main airport in the southern part of the country. At 285 km away from Casino Marbella, it is a considerable distance and will take you approximately 3 hours to drive there. Airport transportation is available in the form of car rental, taxis, and the bus service that has multiple daily journeys from the airport to Malaga and back.
There are no dress code formalities at Casino Marbella, but you will be required to cover up any bathing attire and you must wear closed-toe shoes inside the casino. Entrance is prohibited if you are under the age of 18.
This 12,000 square foot casino is one of the largest casinos in the area and they have over 100 electronic gaming machines along with 30 table games. The casino is inspired by other international casinos and its interior décor includes carpets, neon lights, and high ceilings. The casino is open every day from 12 PM to 4 AM.
The casino has various attractions which include its many services and access to many nearby hotels and resorts. Poker tournaments are the most popular event at the casino and allow gamblers to play for large guaranteed prize pools. They have a TV area fitted with modern HD TVs that play the latest sporting events and the casino offers sports betting.
Casino Marbella also has bingo events and daily spot prizes which reward gamblers with free chips and discount vouchers.
The roughly 30 tables games are divided amongst their various games, which include roulette, poker variants, and blackjack.
Roulette is limited to the American variety which includes the double zero betting option with slightly higher payouts and slightly worse odds. Blackjack has numerous tables that offer different bets with the highest being €30 per hand on the main floor.
Caribbean Stud Poker is the variety offered at the general tables and allows gamblers to play individually against the dealer. The poker tournaments feature Texas Hold‘Em and allow gamblers to play in cash-only high-stake games.
Their electronic games are divided amongst slot machines and video poker. Most of these machines are in fact slots, and they have both traditional classic slots and video reel machines available. These machines have various denominations as well as multi-denominational betting options. The bets start at €0.02 and go up to €5 on most machines.
A number of their slot machines are linked to progressive jackpots, and there are only a handful of video poker machines.
The casino is located inside the H10 Andalucia Plaza Hotel which is the recommended option for Casino Marbella guests looking to book a hotel room while playing at Casino Marbella.
The hotel features a swimming pool, restaurant, bar, air-conditioned rooms. It is also conveniently situated close to many popular locations like the shopping complex at Puerto Banus and it is less than 2 km away from the luxury marina.
They have various room sizes and there are a few luxury suites. Prices range from €175 – €250 a night. These packages all include complimentary buffet breakfast available in their restaurant
There is a restaurant located inside of Casino Marbella as well as in the hotel.
Casino Marbella Restaurant is a casual option for those wanting to grab a meal while taking a break from gambling. They have an extensive selection of wines, cocktails, and internationally-inspired meals. The restaurant is open every day from 8:30 PM until 2:00 AM.
Cordoba Restaurant is inside the hotel premises and offers both buffet and a la carte dining. It is a medium-sized restaurant that can cater for up to 150 people in their main dining hall and their outside dining area.