The SKYCITY Entertainment Group is renowned in New Zealand and Australia for providing some of the best gaming and entertainment environments in the world. SKYCITY Hamilton Casino is a part of this group and they do not disappoint any of the visitors to their complex.
The casino now only extends its services and games to locals but also to the wide array of international visitors that land in Hamilton and the rest of New Zealand on a daily basis. The casino itself was the third to open its doors in the country and, like many New Zealand casinos, forms the central focus point for much of the entertainment and nightlife in the city. This casino is part of the Riverside Entertainment Centre that draws players from all over the local area to enjoy some top-class social entertainment.
The casino is spread over more than 16,000 square feet. It has over 330 gaming machines and 25 table games. There are 4 restaurants and bars for the visitors to enjoy some great drinks and even a free buffet for valuable players. When you combine that with the entertainment, promotions and rewards for casino members, there is plenty for the visitors to the SKYCITY Hamilton Casino to enjoy. The experience that is brought by the SKYCITY Entertainment Group allows visitors to be comfortable that their needs will be taken care of and they will be in a firm safe and secure environment.
Games and Entertainment
The first thing visitors will notice in the casino is the Poker machines. The 339 machines include the penny machines that players enjoy. Video machines, poker machines, traditional 3 reel and 5 reel machines and others appeal to the poker machine enthusiasts that visit the SKYCITY Hamilton Casino.
The table games include the classics of poker, blackjack, baccarat and roulette. There are several variations of the poker games that include Caribbean Stud, 3 Card Poker and Texas Hold `em. The Macau room offers players a chance to enjoy higher limit tables.
There is also a bingo room at the SKYCITY Hamilton Casino that has 60 seats. This is sure to please many of the visitors to the casino.
Also, there are Learn to Play tables that are available between 3.30 pm and 6.30 pm on Saturdays and are specifically designed to allow players to get to grips with the likes of blackjack and roulette. Table limits are reduced significantly and only the most knowledgeable dealers and croupiers are used. You can have access to the casinos own ‘Learn to Play’ brochures enter the world of casino gaming at a leisurely pace.
The casino has a sports bar with 5 large screen televisions so the big games can be enjoyed. The restaurants offer a variety of food from casual to fine dining. Live entertainment is available every week in the two bars.
There are many different promotions at SKYCITY Hamilton Casino that involve hotel, restaurants and the bars. Members of the Premier Club gain access to exclusive promotions that include:
- Machine Mondays
- Premier Night Tuesdays
- Pick Your Present
- Birthday Bash
- September Sundays
These promotions provide players with the opportunity to earn premier points, cash and other great prizes. Information about the promotions offered by SKYCITY Hamilton Casino can be learned through emails sent out to the Premier Club Members or from the casino website.
The other main promotion at SkyCity Hamilton takes place on Sundays and ties in with their Premier Rewards loyalty scheme. Basically, Sundays are the best days of all for playing there as there are numerous prize draws throughout the day plus special promotions covering not only the games but also the bars and restaurant facilities.
The aforementioned Premier Rewards scheme is a common sight at any SkyCity venue and allows players to earn points for their play, just like at their favorite online casino. In case you wish to know more about such promotions you need to address the casino staff who is always there to do this job.
Hours of Operation and Dress code
SKYCITY Hamilton Casino is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It is closed Christmas Day and Good Friday and operates from 3 am to 1 pm on ANZAC day. Dress is expected to be smart and neat. It is your job to avoid torn clothes, jandals. Crocs, or sandals, dirty clothes, track pants, hats and caps and clothes with gang insignias on them. Parking is subject to availability.
Address and Contact Details
346 Victoria Street
PO Box 954
Phone: +64 7 834 4900
Fax: +64 7 834 4901
Find out more at: http://www.skycityhamilton.co.nz/