Located on Tenerife, the largest of the Canary Isles that is under Spanish control, is a casino called Playa de Las Americas. This casino is privately-owned by Spanish businessmen.
The island of Tenerife is a major tourist destination, therefore you will find non-stop activities to keep you occupied when you’re not gambling. You can explore Mount Teide which is an active volcano, or visit one of the many beaches and waterparks in the nearby area.
Tenerife is accessible from the air by flying into one of two international airports on the island or by sea via the ferry. Once you have arrived on the island, the recommended mode of transport to get around is by rental car.
The casino has a semi-casual dress code and you are expected to wear closedptoe shoes – no sandals are allowed. There is a strict 18+ policy at the casino and they always check ID at the entrance.
The Casino Playa de Las Americas is a casino catering to VIPs and it is one of just three gambling properties located on the island. The casino is elegantly decorated with sleek lighting and mirrors as well as red carpets. The Euro is the only currency accepted at the casino and there are several ATM facilities on the property as well as at the hotel, which is in the same building.
If you look on the casino’s website you will find details about their poker tournaments. These details include the rules for re-buys and buy-in costs for each event.
The casino’s operating times are different depending on if you want to play table games or slot machines. The gaming machine room is available daily from 11 AM to 2 AM, while the table games are open Sunday-Thursday from 8 AM to 3 PM and Friday-Saturday from 8 AM to 4 PM.
Not including poker, you can enjoy a large variety of table games like blackjack, roulette and Trijoker at Casino Playa de Las Americas.
When playing blackjack at this casino, there are two types of tables; €5 and €10 tables. The maximum bets allowed for the €5 tables and €10 tables are €250 and €500 respectively.
There are a couple of Trijoker tables at this casino which allow bets of €5-€100.
There are two American Roulette tables on the main gaming floor as well as electronic roulette in the gaming machines room.
In Casino Playa de Las Americas’ gaming machine room, there are over 100 slot machines and other electronic games. On top of this selection, there are about 60 more machines located on the gaming floor.
The slots are made up of mechanical reel machines with 3-5 lines for betting. Video slots are also available..
In addition to slots, there are multi-game machines offering a variety of titles including poker, roulette, blackjack and more. All slot machines and virtual games accept coin denominated of €1-€5.
There is a hotel right next to the casino that’s called the H10 Gran Tinerfe, which is owned by the H10 Hotel Group.
There are 365 rooms at the hotel which include double rooms, double room (sea view), superior double room (sea view), privilege superior room, junior suite, and standard suite.
Amenities include 3 swimming pools (1 heated in winter), an outdoor Jacuzzi in the sun terrace area, free WiFi in communal areas, free entry to Casino Playa de las Américas, a Tennis court with night-time lighting and a board game lounge.
There is 1 restaurant at the casino, which is appropriately named “Playa de Las Américas Casino Restaurant”. They offer international cuisine in the form of meats, fish, appetizers and tasty desserts.
As we mentioned, the casino shares the same building with H10 Gran Tinerfe where there are a number of different restaurants as well.
Los Menceys Restaurant is a Buffet restaurant with show cooking and a pleasant terrace with sea views.
El Mirador Brasserie specializes in flame-grilled dishes that fuse classic Argentinian cuts of meat with a selection of local produce from the island.
Drago Snack Bar is the perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine, soft drink or snack. Choose from a varied selection of sandwiches, wraps, and salads.
Il Picolo Restaurant is a great place near the beach to enjoy a variety of freshly sliced pizzas