There are several playing houses in Venice. One of them is located in the Cannaregio district, in the summer casino in Venice operates on the Lido. Others are located near the airport. Palazzo Vendramin Calergi will delight not only architecture fans, but also connoisseurs of gambling games – there is a play institution of the same name in it. It is very famous and simply luxurious. By the way, it is quite possible that there are quite a few Russians among the shareholders of the Venice casino.
Entrance to the casino of Venice is allowed to anyone over the age of 18. The remaining recommendations include the form of clothing: men should be dressed in jackets, and women can come as they wish. Playing institutions work every day and without days off, the exception is the Catholic Christmas – December 24-25. In addition to traditional halls, of which there are several (blackjack, poker, roulette), there are also slot halls. The first work from 3 to 15 hours, the second – until 11 am. The entrance fee, set the minimum rate for all games, which ranges from a few cents to 5-10 euros. The audience is mainly represented by local residents, it is quite colorful.
It should be noted that the first casino in Venice is generally the first in the world. The city on water, full of mysteries, has preserved the oldest world gambling house to this day. Founded back in 1638, this casino of Venice still occupies a leading position. Classic games that take place in the luxurious setting of an ancient palace are something fascinating. Here, gaming business professionals guarantee everyone the highest class of service and pleasant pastime.
In the late 1930s, the Venice Casino, which was also the cultural and entertainment center of the city, appeared on the golden sands of Lido. In the fifties, an entire residence was opened, located in the historical part of the city. This is a magnificent example of the Renaissance, the last house of R. Wagner, the residence of the doges. The palace is the most elegant building on the main water street of Venice.
In 1999, the Venice Ca’Noger casino was opened – the first American-style gambling establishment. Light, games, design in a complete informal setting and modern dimension.
Gambling has been popular in Italy for many years, but today the number of gambling houses is significantly limited by the state. All guests and players are strongly advised to comply with the established dress code. Visitors who come in casual clothes that are casual (shorts, T-shirts, tracksuits, sandals) are not allowed in the game room.
Popular casinos of Venice
Ca’Vendramin Calergi – a palace located on the Grand Canal, this is the heart of the casino in Venice, an exquisite theater with classic games. Everyone will have unforgettable social events, dinners, concerts held in the Summer Garden, cultural events and performances. From all this you can get a lot of endless positive emotions.
Venice Ca’Noghera casino was built on the mainland in 1999, near the Marco Polo airport, it is the first gambling establishment “American-style”. It has more than a thousand tables and gaming machines. The arena regularly hosts performances, concerts, fashion shows and theatrical performances.
Casino del Lido is located on the island of Lido, it was the summer residence of the gambling houses until 2000. Today everything is being done to make this casino in Venice work with a new force. Many recommend visiting it not only with the purpose of playing, but also in order to enjoy the beauty of the beautiful palace.
Most visitors to the casino of Venice play roulette. There are five roulette tables in total. There are not so many players. These are mostly men who, following the dress code, come in jackets. A feature when entering this casino in Venice is that every visitor must register. To do this, you must provide a passport and the amount of about 10 euros. The visitor will be photographed, his passport will be registered (in principle, this is a common practice for gambling establishments), and he is given a special piece in denomination of the first installment (10 euros) and an entrance ticket. Moreover, the chip can be issued for a gaming table, and machines. It should be noted that the chip issued at the entrance to the game of roulette can be put only on the number. In order to be able to bet on red, black, even or odd, the player will have to purchase full-fledged chips at the box office or from the dealer, who does not give the change. Therefore, when giving the croupier money, you should not expect chips from him and the change, he will issue chips of different denominations for the full amount. If there is no small money – it is better to contact the cashier. It is also necessary to be prepared for the fact that the staff speaks exclusively in Italian, so it is useful to learn basic phrases or take a phrase book with you.