West European Casinos and Gambling Guide
For a list of West European casinos, select a country from the list on the right. Only countries in West European with gambling or casinos are listed.
West European Casinos and Gaming Guide
Friday Aug 29th, 2014
This section of World Casino Directory deals specificially with West Europe casinos and gambling. The continent of Western Europe has countries with casinos in them and countries with pari-mutuel facilities in them, including horse racing and dog racing or the newer racinos which have slots or video poker terminals within reach of the gamblers. Click the following articles for a run-down on specific gambling in this continent. West Europe Poker for the poker guide, or Western Europe Lottery for East Europe lottery results and lottery information and last but not least visit this page for the current gambling news in Western Europe.
The largest casino in the continent of Western Europe is
which is located in , .
table games and casino slot machines / video poker games (or other video terminal gaming machines).
Gambling in West Europe Casinos
European Casinos are usually divided up into Western Europe Casinos and Eastern Europe Casinos. We have European casinos broken down that way in our gambling forums, but here you'll need to look up the countries in alphabetical order.
While there is little chance of winning, gambling in West Europe is catching on. Lotteries in Germany touched record highs of 25 million Euros in December 2004, a figure that is on the rise. Also the online gambling industry in UK in the island of Alderney will continue to flourish in 2006 with many companies expressing interest in the same. It already has two electronic betting licenses, 14 interactive gaming licenses and one bookmakers license in use. Also, Britain will now soon have its own super casino, a title for which the various casinos are vying.
Pari-Mutuel gambling in Europe
The west Europe betting market in general, and the German betting market in specific is on a growth curve. The market currently accounts for 5%-10% of the total German gambling market with over 70% of sales being recognized by private operators. The locations for horse racing include tracks in Sweden at Sundbyholms Travet in Eskilstuna and the Taby Racecourse in Taby. Germany is popular for horse tracks present in Bad Doberan, Baden-Baden, Bremen, Beckingen, Dortmund, Dresden and Cuxhaven to name a few places. Horse track racinos in the UK are present in Manchester.
West Europe Poker / Hold'em Scene
Poker is also widely enjoyed and appreciated with two poker tournaments now being organized in Sweden by PokerRoom.com, one of the world's largest online poker sites. These are meant to benefit the victims of the devastating tsunamis in Southeast Asia. Incidentally PokerRoom.com is based in Sweden. Online poker is prevalent in UK also with people placing bets up to $1 million also.
Western Europe Casino Listings
Complete list of Western Europe casino in alphabetical order: