In total, there are over 126 casinos in Germany. All of them are located on different Federal lands (of which there are 16 in Germany) and, accordingly, are subject to different gambling legislation. For example, the authorities of each land set the age limit for visitors of gambling establishments and the time of operation of the casino. Therefore, if in Bavaria gambling can people over the age of 21, then in Berlin the entrance to the casino is open to players from 18 years.
However, all the casinos in Germany have two General rules: visitor control and incredibly high tax rates (over 80% of revenues are paid to the state).
The first casino in Germany was opened in Wiesbaden, the capital of Hesse land. This happened in 1771. This institution, in addition to being the oldest gambling establishment, is among the ten best casinos in Europe. In this gambling establishment, visitors are offered a standard set of gambling games: American roulette, blackjack, poker, etc.
Modern casinos in Germany
The casino in Baden-Baden was also built a long time ago (in 1821-1824), and still this gambling establishment is famous for its popularity. He is even considered one of the best in the world. Its game rooms reflect the style of the palaces of the French kings, and it certainly distinguishes this gambling establishment from others. It is possible to play various gambling games, enjoy fine cuisine in restaurant and visit the dance hall. At one time in this casino rested such literary geniuses as Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Gogol; U.S. presidents Ronald Reagan, bill Clinton; Arab sheikhs and many other famous personalities.
Despite the fact that the German casino in Baden-Baden is open to visitors for almost a year (except 7 days), this city is called the summer capital of gambling in Europe. Only people over 21 years of age are allowed to enter the casino, provided they have appropriate clothing (which can be rented at the casino) and identification document.
As for the capital of Germany, there are 2 major casinos: Spielbank Berlin and Casino Berlin. The first of the gambling establishments is located on the Potsdamer Platz and includes 4 game halls. Here you can have fun playing poker, slot machines, bingo, blackjack, baccarat, etc.By the way, on the site All-Slots-Casino you can play the same games without leaving home. The second casino is located on Alexanderplatz in the Park Inn Hotel on the 37th floor and offers visitors a choice of games such as poker, blackjack, French and American roulette.
The German casino in Bremen is open daily.This gambling establishment takes place in one of the old buildings of the city, built in 1906. It offers games such as slot machines (over 130), poker (4 tables), American roulette (5 tables) and blackjack (2 tables).
Casino in Dresden on Prager Strasse was reopened after renovation in 2006. For its design was chosen the style of New Orleans. The area occupied by the casino is 400 square meters. To visit this gambling establishment all students over the age of 18. It is open all days of the week except Friday. You do not need to pay for the entrance to the casino. Attention players it offers about 100 different slot machines.
Almost any casino in Germany requires a passport or any other identity document to be shown at the entrance. Also in all casinos are strictly related to the appearance of visitors (sportswear is not suitable for visiting such entertainment places). Some gambling establishments are only open to members of the club. And in some other casinos the entrance to the institution is accompanied by the signing of a debt obligation.
The most popular casino games in Germany are baccarat, blackjack, poker and roulette (and their varieties).