The Venice casino was founded in 1638 and is the oldest gambling house in the world, and probably also the most beautiful and prestigious. The casino is located in one of the most extraordinary frames in the world, and is hosted in the sumptuous Palazzo Ca 'Vendramin: a real Renaissance architectural jewel, which overlooks the Grand Canal directly. The offer of the games it proposes is no less: not only French classic games, but also slot machines, which occupy much of the first floor surrounded by famous paintings, damask rooms and incredible Murano chandeliers.
The Casino of Venice, however, is much more, in addition to a splendid environment in which to play, it is also the center of events related to the game and not, it offers renowned restaurants, a unique experience of its kind.
Over the centuries, the Casino of Venice has been hosted in various locations, in particular before the Second World War, in the 30s, the new game home was launched headquarters at the Lido of Venice.
The prestigious location Current took shape in 1946, when the Municipality of Venice acquired the Ca 'Vendramin Calergi in order to dedicate the spaces to what would become the most prestigious and luxurious casino in the world.
Made in Renaissance patrician style, this building is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful examples of this current as well as one of the most fascinating buildings that overlook the famous Venetian channel. The Dogi who inside have long lived in the interior, but the Ca ’Vendramin Calergi has also become famous also for having been theLast home of the well -known American composer Richard Wagner, to which the restaurant inside the game house was also dedicated.
This casino is characterized by a series of rooms with the only and luxurious app: the spell of the lagoon kidnaps the entire casino, where the green tables become the enchanted dream of each visitor. Over 4000 square meters dedicated to slot machines and other game related activities.
Among the many rooms present inside the casino, we remember the Directed Hall, embellished with inlaid wooden ornaments where you can play Railway, and also the Golden hearts room, characterized by particular leather coverings, where the game of the Thirty and forty.
Among the electronic games of the last conception, Slot machines dominate the scene once again, although present to a lesser extent here, at the Casino ca 'Vendramin the machines are in fact about a hundred, against the 500 of the Ca' Noghera, the level of interest in them does not mention to go down in time, indeed increases every day moreover.
All fans of the genre know that here they will find bread for their teeth, thanks to an offer that ranges from the classics “Fruit Machine” In rollers, for traditional lovers, it is enriched with the most technological 3D machines, up to the very played SBX machines, with which you can change the game according to your tastes.
No game profile will be excluded from the proposals of these fantastic machines, this means that the episodes will be within the reach of the timid beginners and do not feel like investing more than $ 0.01 each, is able to satisfy the manias of size of the most cleared professionals, with the possibility of episodes up to $ 500.00.
There is also no lack of opportunities to show off their ability in a great classic such as the game of poker, present here in the Texas Hold 'EM Poker and Caribbean Poker variants, of which international tournaments are also held, or the Banco Punto, always very welcome Also in this gaming house.
In addition to all these great classics, al Casino Ca ’Vendramin you will also find the fair roulette, A version of this popular very particular game: differs from the best known one in the different shape of the track, the size of the table, the presence of a table garment and the distribution of the tokens, which change color according to the player.
If you have never heard of it, the fair roulette deserves a visit, the game is very smooth, there is no time to get bored here.
The Casino di Venezia is famous for the national and international tournaments that are organized inside. If the Ca 'Noghera headquarters has become very well known to be a large center where Texas Hold' EM Poker tournaments often take place at the headquarters Ca ’Vendramin The program is even wider.
In fact, various national competitions take place here, such as the American Chamin de Fer's American championship for a total of 12 heats per year, or the single meetings always of Chemin de Fer at least 6 times a year where rich prizes are assigned or again The 5 Manches per year of the French roulette tournaments.
But there is not even other types of competitions, such as slot tournaments, world -caliber events: this is where the “WPT NATIONAL VENICE”, The World Poker Tour with the presence of international stars of this game.
It should also be remembered that the Casino di Venezia is also legalized online gaming dealer AAMS/ADM, and it is online that for example the qualifications take place to then participate live in the most important poker tournaments.
Inside the casino there is the Ristorante Wagner, recognized as one of the most renowned and prestigious in the Veneto capital.
The Wagner restaurant offers a cuisine rich in fish delicacies typical of the Venetian tradition, inside elegant rooms, full of frescoes of Crosato giambattistanull The name of this restaurant is obviously in honor of Richard Wagner, the great American composer who spent many years of his existence at Palazzo Vendramin.
These are well one hundred and fifty seats, distributed inside the different rooms, namely the Palma Sala, the Red room and the Yellow room.
Open every day from 19.30 to 24.00, the Wagner restaurant is able to delight your palate with typical traditional dishes, but which however are often embellished with the creativity and particular touch of a chef who boasts numerous international experiences, which will be in able to enhance the flavors of the most characteristic dishes even more.
However, the restaurant is not the only point to enjoy good food and take a break from your game evening, to Casino Ca 'Vendramin is also a lounge bar, Very refined -looking room where to make a break and sip a drink, but where an excellent grill bar has also been opened recently.
Exclusive, bright and lush here, in addition to the majestic reception rooms, outside the building overlooks the"Royal garden", A rarity regarding the city of Venice in the part of the Grand Canal, where you come from a private water pier e where the scenario is even more incredible.
In addition to the hedges and the various types of shrubs, in this area you can admire the luxuriant magnolias and the secular pomegranates, which make a fine show of themselves in all their ancient charm, just as the same charm also returns it the real well from central well to garden.
This is the ideal place for the organization of weddings, receptions or anniversaries of all kinds, especially in the summer period, but it also works in the winter months as a social meeting point, in "winter Garden" All the most important events in the city of Venice take place.
Numerous events ranging from dance, artistic exhibitions, gala dinners and musical events are also organized at the Venice casino. All this happens either in the splendid rooms offered by the casino or in the suggestive scenario of its garden.
That a visit to the Casino in Venice is not only a day of play we think that at this point it is clear, The events that are organized here are numerous at any time of the year, some exclusive ones, other applicants, including those who bring together the world of food with that of entertainment.
In addition to the various evenings organized in conjunction with the calendar anniversaries, such as Christmas, Easter, New Year and so on, al Casino Ca 'Vendramin Calergi also go on stage several other types of shows, memorable was the “Dinner Show” which saw the famous chef Antonino Cannavacciuolo as protagonist.
In 1999 the Venice casino opened a detached seat, Ca'ohnhera, near the Marco Polo international airport, on the ground. While the headquarters at the Lido of Venice was closed to gambling in the year 2000 but there are many projects that could also report this prestigious headquarters, which is in fact a few steps from the official headquarters of the Venice Film Festival.
Do not forget that the Ca 'Vendramin, both for its strategic position, and for its majesty, It is also the crucial point of the various city events, as the "Historical Regatta", Carnival or the "night of the Redeemer", for every occasion this structure has something for you.
The city of Venice is easily accessible by any means of transport.
Venice is connected to the stopping land from Ponte della Libertà which leads to the parking lots located at the Tronchetto and in Piazzale Roma.
The cities of TeachereMarghera, close to Venice, are the right place to park during the periods of greatest tourist turnout. Once parked, it is possible to reach Venice using public transport.
For those who prefer to travel in train, the station of Saint Lucia leads directly to the lagoon.
From this stop every corner of Venice can be reached in vaporetto or on foot. The Venice-Mestre station, located in Piazzale Fabretti, is the first station that meets and is connected to that of Santa Lucia, through trains that pass every ten minutes.
Venice is also close to two airports, the Marco Polo di Card and the Sant'Angelo of Treviso. The first is twelve kilometers from the city and is connected to Venice and to the Mestre railway station, by land and via Acqua, via traditional taxis or water taxis.
Opening: Every day of the year, except for 24 and 25 December.
Entry to the casino: SLOT ; From 11.00 to 2.45 and from 11.00 to 3.15 on Saturday and pre -pregnant. Tables; 1 September - June 14: from 15.30 to 2.45, while from 15.30 to 3.15 on Saturdays and pre -pregnant. June 15 - August 31: from 16.00 to 2.45 and from 16.00 to 3.15 for Saturday and pre -pregnant.
Dress code: To access it is necessary to be in possession of an identification document certifying the completion of the 18th year of age. As for clothing, this changes with the rooms, the jacket is required for the tables of the upper floor, while in the lower room of the slots only decent clothing is recommended, which means that items such as sandals, slippers, tank tops or shorts are not allowed.
Currency: cash payments are accepted, both $ and foreign evaluates within the limits established by the current law. Visa, Maestro and Mastercard credit cards are accepted.
Casino di Venezia Game S.p.A.
Ca ’Vendramin Calergi - Cannaregio 2040
tel. 041 5297111 (switchboard)
fax 041 5297132