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Chile gambling, casinos and poker

Gambling and casinos are quite prevalent in Chile which sports many casinos, horse tracks and racinos. For all those who want to be a part of the gambling scenario here, mentioned is all the information you can use.

Chile Casinos

Over 12 popular casinos are situated in Chile and these are spread out over ten cities. The largest casino in Chile is the Vina del Mar, situated in Vina del Mar. This casino offers over 90 table games and over 1500 gaming and slot machines and offers the latest technologies. It is said that during season, the casino attracts 8,000 players every night. Among all cities, Coquimbo has 2 casinos (the largest number) and a total of 4 slot machines. The city also boasts of ten table games for gaming lovers. The casinos include the name of Casino Coquimbo. Besides this, other casinos include the Casino Iquique in Iquique, Hotel del Lago resort and casino in Pucon, Casino Puerto Varas in Puerto Varas, Casino Vina del Mar in Vina del Mar and Casino de Arica in Arica. Cruise ships that touch Arica are also available.

Chile Pari-mutuel facilities

Besides the regular casinos, Chile also has something for lovers of racing. Over six pari-mutuel facilities that offer dog tracks, horse racing and racinos are available. Club Hípico Antofagasta in Antofagasta, Club Hípico de Peñuelas in Coquimbo, Club Hípico Santiago de Chile in Santiago are few of the places that have horse tracks. Besides these, Hipódromo Chile and Club Hípico de Concepción in Talcahuano and the Valparaíso Sporting Club in Viña del Mar also offer horse tracks for those interested.

New casinos in Chile

New casinos may soon come up in Chile as a tendering process is underway. Over 48 applications have been received for 17 licenses and 17 casinos may thus come up, if the applications are approved. However while 40 were accepted in December 2005, the story took a new turn when Thunderbird gaming, whose 6 licenses were rejected, decided to take legal action. The process has been suspended for the time being.

Chile is a lovely place to be in, and people can get by even if they do not know the native language, Spanish. People are by and large friendly and professional and are also quite helpful. Add to this the glitz and glamour of lovely places to visit and wonderful casinos to gamble at, and a wonderful tourist destination package is made complete.

Casinos and Gambling Facts

Chile is a country in South America with legal gambling. There are 10 cities with gambling facilities in Chile which have 14 legal gambling facilities available in total.

The types of gambling available in Chile are: casinos, horseracing tracks.

The largest gambling city in Chile is Arica with 2 gambling facilities, 27 tables games, 600 gaming, slot, and video poker machines.
The largest casino in the entire country of Chile is Enjoy Viña del Mar Casino & Resort which is located in Viña del Mar. Enjoy Viña del Mar Casino & Resort has 85 table games, 2 poker tables, 1,200 gaming and video poker machines.

Visit Pagat to view a complete list of card games played in Chile.

Chile Casino Stats

Table games:221
Slot machines:3,138
Poker tables: 2

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Coquimbo
Iquique
Coming soon Arica

Opens August 1st, 2017

Puerto Varas
Santiago
Coming soon Ovalle

Opened April 30th, 2016

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