Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm Review
Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm is located in the city of Benidorm on Avenida del Mediterráneo, which is on the Southeast coast of Spain. There are a small handful of Casino Mediterráneo properties within the country, with the others being in Alicante and Orihuela Costa.
There is plenty of things to experience while visiting the town of Benidorm. While it was a small Spanish fishing village up until the 1960’s, it has slowly become a popular Mediterranean holiday destination known for its lively nightlife. Its 2 wide sandy beaches (Levante Beach and Poniente Beach) are backed by palm-lined promenades and bars.
Located near the city of Alicante, Atlet International Airport is the closest to Benidorm and is 60km away. This is often the best route into the Spain if you’re flying in from another country. From Atlet International Airport you can choose between driving to Benidorm in a rental car or taking public transportation directly from the airport. When using public transportation, you have the option of taking a bus or train.
The casino is very modern; and so is its dress code, which is fairly relaxed. You will be allowed to enter Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm dressed in just about anything, with the only stipulation being that you must wear closed-toe shoes.
Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm
Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm is an ultra-modern casino located in a building with a neon palm tree and sign that reads “casino”. The inside of the casino is decorated with modern art and the color scheme is red and black throughout. The casino is open daily from Sunday to Thursday between 10 AM and 4 AM. On Friday and Saturday they are open from 10 AM to 5 AM.
Sports betting is offered at Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm and they show many live sports on flat-screen TV’s. They are also well known for their Texas Hold‘Em poker tournaments which are hosted weekly.
Table Games at Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm
At Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm there are plenty of table games to choose from. Punto Banco, roulette, Caribbean Stud Poker and blackjack are the primary games offered. The minimum bets allowed at most of these games is €10 with different maximums depending on the table.
American Roulette is the variety played here, and there are also electronic roulette machines at available. Virtual roulette has up to 12 seats where you can comfortably place your bets on an electronic touchscreen.
There are 2 Punto Banco tables – one for regular Punto Banco and one for Mini Punto Banco.
Blackjack is another popular game that can be played on the casino floor. As is the case with other Casino Mediterráneo properties, the blackjack tables feature a Perfect Pairs side bet option.
Apart from the dedicated poker room, there is one other type of live poker available out on the main gaming floor, and that is Caribbean Stud poker.
Poker Room at Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm
Aside from traditional table games, slots and video poker machines, there is a separate poker room at Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm, named “Zona Poker” (Poker Zone). The Poker Zone regularly hosts tournaments and cash games as well as Sit & Go’s. With more than 10 tables, each of which can seat up to 10 people, tournaments can sometimes have upwards of 100 players. The buy-in for most of the tournaments hosted in the Poker Zone range from €30 to €100
The only poker variants offered in the Poker Zone (for both tournaments and live cash games) are Omaha Pot Limit and No Limit Texas Hold’Em. You can find their full poker tournament schedule here.
Slots and Video Poker at Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm
There are roughly 60 slot machines at this casino with two different types of jackpots – a progressive jackpot and a fixed jackpot. There are both video slots and classic machines available.
The casino also has a small collection of other virtual casino games. This includes two different varieties of video poker; Jokers Wild and Draw Poker as well as several electronic Bingo machines.
Hotel and Accommodations at Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm
There is no hotel affiliated with the casino. The town of Benidorm. however, is a major tourist destination so you can easily find a number of lodging options in the surrounding areas.
Hotel Magic Aqua Rock Gardens is a resort with an African-safari theme that also includes a waterpark. The modern rooms are all equipped with free WiFi, tea and coffee making facilities and a host of toiletries in the bathroom. Hotel Magic Aqua Rock Gardens offers the option to choose between rooms with either one King bed or two Double beds. The average price per night for a standard room is around €150.
Hotel Don Pancho is a chic modern hotel with a host of amenities including a heated pool, casino, nightclub, bar and a Mediterranean restaurant. All rooms here include free WiFi, flat-screen TV’s and minibars while the upgraded rooms have designer decor, daily water, tea, and coffee services. The average price per night based on a standard room for two people is €200.
Restaurants at Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm
Casino Mediterráneo Benidorm has a bar which serves both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as a host of snacks. There are other restaurants in the nearby area such as Curry Leaf which is an Indian restaurant and Amigo’s Restaurant and Roof Terrace which serves tasty Spanish food and great cocktails. Lastly, Paniel’s Steakhouse and Restaurant is located within close proximity to the casino, which serves Grilled meats and baked goods.
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