This casino is located within the port city of Tarragona in Northeastern Spain’s Catalonia region. Casino Tarragona is owned by Grup Peralda which operates a number of businesses in a variety of categories, one of which is gambling.
The city of Tarragona has lots of things to do and see. The Amfiteatre Romà is a 2nd-century arena facing the Mediterranean Sea, while the Necropolis contains Ancient Roman tombs, and traces of the Forum stand among the alleys of the walled, medieval Old Town.
You can access the town of Tarragona from virtually any part of Spain via train or by road (rental car or taxi). If you’re flying in, the closest international airport is in Barcelona.
Casino Tarragona forms the base of a tall building with apartments on the top floors. The premises is inside of a rectangular building with only one floor holding all of its casino games. There is also a bar and a small stage where it frequently hosts live entertainment such as bands and comedians.
When it comes to poker, the casino hosts No Limit Texas Hold‘em tournaments. All of the information for upcoming tournaments can be found on their website.
All of the casino’s electronic games are open Monday–Thursday and Sunday from 11 AM to 3 AM and Friday-Saturday from 11 AM to 4 AM. Table Games are available Monday-Thursday and Sunday from 8 PM to 3 AM as well as Friday and Saturday from 8 PM to 4 AM.
There isn’t a large variety of table games at this casino but there are plenty of tables to choose from. The majority of table games are either roulette tables or poker tables as these are the most popular game varieties on the island.
There are more than 4 European roulette tables where you can play, or you can play at one of the many electronic roulette tables that the casino has.
The only other tables are poker tables and these are either No Limits Texas Hold ‘em tables or Dealers Choice tables.
At the No Limits Texas Hold ‘em tables you will find tables with small and big blinds of €1/€3 or €2/€5 and the minimum and maximum buy-ins are €100 and €600 respectively for the €1/€3 tables and €200 and €1000 for the €2/€5 tables.
For the Dealers Choice tables, there are tables that have blinds of €1/€2 and the minimum and maximum buy-ins are €100 and €400 respectively.
There is a large variety of slots and electronic gambling machines at this casino. One of the most unique games available here are the terminals that allow guests to play at an online casino (CasinoBarcelona.es).
There are two types of electronic games at Casino Tarragona; traditional slots and multi-game machines that offer virtual blackjack, bingo, keno and more.
There are also video poker machines available around the casino.
Lastly, there are I-Tables for blackjack and Texas Hold‘em where iPads are used to place bets.
On top of playing standard casino games, guests can also bet on sports. Casino Tarragona has a room that is dedicated to sports betting exclusively. At Casino Tarragona’s sportsbook, guests can bet on 20+ different sports as well as horse racing and greyhound racing. Below is a complete list of all the sports you can bet on at Casino Tarragona:
– Formula 1 Racing
– Motorcycle Racing
– Indoor Soccer
As you might expect, there are a number of flat-screen TV’s showing live sports inside of the sportsbook. Bets can either be placed using one of their electronic terminals or at the cashier.
There is no hotel affiliated with the casino but the city of Tarragona provides plenty of lodging options.
If you are looking for an economical place to sleep, then Hostal Forum Tarragona might be a good option. Rooms here start at about €40 per night. There are dorm rooms with bunk beds as well as private rooms that include free WiFi and lockers. Private rooms have Juliet balconies offering views of the square.
Hotel Plaça de la Font is slightly more upscale but is also close to the casino and it will cost you around €70 per night for a room. The simple rooms come with free WiFi and flat-screen TVs, and most rooms have balconies.
There is a bar available at the casino which serves dinner at 9 PM. Their menu consists of a variety of light meals along with wines and other spirits.
If you want to look elsewhere for a place to eat then you will find an abundance of restaurants in the surrounding area. La Capital, El Terrat, and El Tiberi are the closest restaurants to Casino Tarragona and they all serve similar, classic Catalonian dishes.
Alternatively there is a shopping district near the Town Hall where you can find over 10 restaurants.