Casino cruises are all the rage. They are ideal for those cruise passengers who are looking for thrills and fun alongside relaxation and vacation.
Casinos and ships have a long history in common. It started with the old paddle steamers on the Mississippi. They couldn't be imagined without an on-board casino. Illustrious travel companies met on board the ships for pleasure and gambling trips.
Today there are many cruise ships on the world's oceans that offer casinos with slot machines and various table games. It goes without saying that these ships have a valid gaming license. Travelers devote themselves to many games of chance as they “sail” around the globe. Intimate casinos on large yachts or luxurious gaming rooms on breathtakingly large cruise ships are on offer. The latter need not fear the comparison with a casino in Las Vegas.
MS Rotterdam Casino
Games offered on a casino cruise
Which games of chance are offered on a cruise depend on the respective ship. Slot machines do exist in any case. Slot machines are among the most popular games of chance in land-based casinos as well as online in internet casinos. They are entertaining, require simple rules of the game and have a high payout ratio. They expect low stakes and, with some luck, spit out extremely high profits. They are not missing on any casino cruise ship.
In addition to the slot machines, cruise ships regularly offer classic table games. This includes the popular roulette, which in many cases is played in the American and French versions. Other table games are blackjack and poker. Baccarat and other forms of gambling, such as lottery and bingo, are also offered on board the cruise ships.
Many cruise lines are equipped with gambling
It is played on cruise ships - online and offline - in the on-board casinos. The focus is on the passengers' gambling experience. The range of games is used by hobby players, professionals and high rollers alike. Those who book a trip on a casino cruise ship often benefit from advantages. Among other things, the playing passengers receive rewards for a dinner in a special restaurant or a free wellness treatment. In certain cases, players on a cruise ship receive Players Club points which, for example, lead to a cabin upgrade on a new trip.
These are the biggest and best casino cruise ships
The largest cruise lines with casinos on board include Carnival Cruise Lines, MSC Cruises SA., Royal Caribbean International, Louis Cruise Line and Star Cruises. At Carnival is a British-American cruise company. In terms of size, the Carnival Group with its subsidiaries is the most important cruise company in the world. It's also number one for casino cruises.
Carnival Miracle on the high seas
The Carnival Players Club was founded with the aim of offering players maximum gaming fun. From the age of 18 passengers can join the club and stay on board. The cruise ships offer guests a complete program. There are games of chance for every type of player and every level. Beginners learn the rules and strategies of the game in a casino school. On board, professionals are granted a credit line and high betting limits. There are also player bonuses and further offers for this group of players.
The Royal Caribbean cruises
Freedom of the Seas in the port of La Palma
Is also recommended Royal Caribbean. The cruise company, listed on the New York Stock Exchange, runs hundreds of ports with the most beautiful locations and Cruise destinationsn around the globe. Passengers combine unique journeys with gambling experiences. It is noteworthy that every ship of the company has a Casino Royal with around 16 gaming tables and over 300 slot machines. Royal Caribbean offers casino tournaments on the high seas. The most popular tournaments include blackjack and slot tournaments. There are also gambling lessons for beginners and high-stake gaming tables for experienced players. Depending on the stakes, passengers are offered the opportunity to become a member of the player's club. There are exclusive bonuses.