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Address: 16-24 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 3-441 0400
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Evening time pass

It is a small casino. Decor is minimal. Not lively. Staff is not necessary welcoming. Dealers do not interact - we just found one dealer who kept it lively but all others are just... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 January 2017
Praveen J
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Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in to have a look and what struck us was the friendliness of all the staff. The main gaming tables are there, but were closed at the time of our visit. Plenty of Poker Machines if you feel like making a contribution. The bar has a good range of wines by the glass, including some of the better... More 

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Thank Peter B
Level Contributor
46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

It is a small casino. Decor is minimal. Not lively. Staff is not necessary welcoming. Dealers do not interact - we just found one dealer who kept it lively but all others are just straight faced

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Thank Praveen J
Darwin, Australia
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Having come from Australia and seeing several casinos, not only as attractions but to gamble, this casino is exceptionally smaller than its sister casino in Darwin Australia.

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Thank DarwinWanderlust
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This casino at beach street, which close to steam ship harbour. The gambling, black-jack, only 5 NZ dollar per game.

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Thank TinRoLeung
Singapore
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

My wife and I were sharing an ice cream before entering the casino where we got stopped by the security staff. He had initially requested us to finish up the ice cream before heading into the casino so we gladly complied as that was a reasonable request. What irked us was that within a few minutes where we were trying... More 

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Thank Daebak_Sam
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Almost everything on the menu is yummy. They will not disappoint you in any way. From Fish n Chips to a Pork Belly Filo to a Summer Salad and a Thai Beef Salad it has something on the menu for everyone. If you still can't decide its a good thing your in a casino aye, have a drink and play... More 

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Thank 652serahb
Melbourne, Australia
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100 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

We called into this Casino just to check it out. Very small! Hardly anyone there the evening we went! Won some money on the Roulette and then we were 'outtathere' !!!

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Thank Parkdale-Beach
New South Wales, Australia
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54 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We ate a few times in their restaurant and found the food excellent (dinner), good range and for Queenstown prices very reasonable. The customer service was excellent with bright, friendly staff. When we go back to Queenstown it's on our list for the more inexpensive dinner eating venues. Note: there are two Casinos the small one is down at the... More 

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Thank Saandra701
Mackay, Australia
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67 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The casino is in a fantastic spot overlooking the lake ,the food is fantastic with a wide range of choice well worth a visit,

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Thank 11Bear
Long Beach, California
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48 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

There are two SkyCity Casino in Queenstown.. Smaller one is near the Wharf. Second one a little bigger which is by Queen Street near a mall. Both are 5 mins walk toward each other. When you play slot machine the biggest bill you can put in a machine is NZ20.00. I ask the cashier why and said it is regulated... More 

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