SKYCITY Entertainment Group operated casinos and hotels in New Zealand and Australia. They offer complete entertainment under the roofs of the resorts that they operate. SKYCITY Queenstown Casino is one of the businesses that is operated by this experienced entertainment group.
This is another real casino to enjoy at New Zealand which was launched in year 2000 and is the fourth land based casino to offer you variety of games. It attracts many players from all over New Zealand and beyond because of its diverse range of gaming and entertainment opportunities. The casino games consist of the same selection as at other SkyCity branded casinos, where you can enjoy a hub of entertainment, dining and socialising. Sports betting fans, for example, can access a TAB terminal within the casino itself, while those looking for a bit of extra fun can head on over to the Laugh Club, Queenstown’s most popular comedy club. No matter your tastes, there is always a great range of offers and promotions to make use of covering everything from the gaming tables to the dining tables. They have over 15,000 square feet of gaming in their casino which is always having crowds of players to enjoy.
SKYCITY Queenstown Casino is proud to be the winner of the Westpac Queenstown Chamber of Commerce Large Enterprise Hospitality & Accomodation business of the year award in 2012. Also it has recently purchased another casino called the Wharf Casino.
Games and Entertainment
SKYCITY Queenstown Casino may not be the largest casino in New Zealand, but it still offers plenty of games for the casino enthusiast. The 15,000 square feet holds 86 gaming machines and 13 table and poker games. The poker machines include video poker, progressive machines and traditional 3 reel and 5 reel machines. The casino is always adding new and exciting machines to keep it fresh for their visitors.
The table games include favorites such as baccarat, roulette, blackjack, poker and Caribbean Stud. Poker games can be played against the other players instead of against the dealer. It is a great way to test a player’s skill.
Table game enthusiasts can enjoy the play at the tables or they can enjoy the tournaments that take place at the casino. There are also tournaments for the poker machines to enjoy.
Queenstown is said to be the home of high rollers to enjoy some truly rewarding casino action. These players can be found in the Summit Room which is open by arrangement only and offers the most exclusive experience in Queenstown whether considering casino gaming or anything else besides. This is of course also where many of the international players job is to head to when they do stop by in Queenstown and, as with all SkyCity casinos, players have access to multilingual support where required.
SKYCITY Queenstown Casino also has a Horizon Room, which is Queenstown’s premier gaming facility. This beautifully appointed room is available for VIP gaming by arrangement. With Blackjack, Roulette and Midi-Baccarat, the Horizon Room offers the highest levels of service coupled with a full food and beverage service. The Horizon Room offers a unique and exclusive experience and is reserved for most valued players.
The Wild Thyme restaurant provide contemporary buffet in a great atmosphere. There is also live entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights in the club. Rugby fans will enjoy the international rugby games that are shown live on the big screen television.
Private parties are also handled by SKYCITY Queenstown Casino. They can provide catering, drink service and other amenities for any type of private function.
There is no shortage of promotions at the SKYCITY Queenstown Casino. They are run on a regular basis and will change from time to time. To find out what promotions are being offered it is best to check the website or to sign up for emails that inform people of the events going on at the casino.
Some of the promotions that have taken place include the Winter Snowball. Drawings were held for prize pools that started at $500 NZD cash and $5000 NZD in Premier rewards points. Premier nights allowed rewards members the chance to earn $500 NZD in rewards points every Tuesday through a drawing.
The Premier Rewards Club is open to anyone that visits the casino. Members receive special promotional offers, cash prizes and the ability to use the special interactive touch screen on the gaming machines. The members of this club also are rewarded with points for playing the games that can be redeemed for cash and other great rewards.
The Horizon Room is the private gaming room for VIP members. This is by invitation only and offers table games, food and beverage service.
Hours of Operation and Dress Code
The casino is open daily from 12 pm to 4 am hours of time. It is closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and during the morning on ANZAC day. Dress is smart and neat. Torn or dirty clothes, hats and caps and clothes with gang insignias are not allowed. Jandals and other sandals are also not allowed.
Parking is subject to availability at the casino
Address and Contact Details
16-24 Beach Street
Phone +64 03 441 0400
Fax +64 03 441 0404
Find out more at: http://www.skycityqueenstown.co.nz/