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Address: J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
Phone Number: 297 8 63900
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A small, but popular casino.

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Nice Place

This was similar to most other casinos I have been, it's busy crowded well when I was there, lots of real gamblers here not like the one down the road,did not enjoy it as much... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Islandhopper198
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Cork, Ireland
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Cork, Ireland
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79 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was similar to most other casinos I have been, it's busy crowded well when I was there, lots of real gamblers here not like the one down the road,did not enjoy it as much ,lots of smokers too not used to that anymore where I come from..

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Salem
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Occidental Resort and got ready to go to the Casino our first night on the Island only to find out the it was closed down. No one seemed to know why it was closed just that it was closed. It would have been nice to know prior to our visit.

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NC
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50 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

We stayed @ this resort several year ago & decided to "check it out" while visiting Aruba again. We enjoyed their casino before & thought we would try our luck while passing time. Boy were we shocked when we walked in. BINGO!!! Everyone was playing & they were even using the tables for their bingo cards. Seems a waste of... More 

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Thank titaNc
New York City
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65 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We liked this casino 3 years ago, this time it was very depressing and unwelcoming. They took out most of the fun modern machines and are using older ones. Plus everyone was playing Bingo and it was so quiet we felt like we were intruding in a private club and our slot machines making noises was disturbing to the locals.

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1 Thank Kara S
Newton, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Having been in this casino a few times I have seen that it is not as clean, a lot of the slot machines are old and it isn't even half as appealing as a place to go to as it was two years ago.

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1 Thank bci76
Lowell, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

not worth the money, look for a hotel not under construction, and better ocean views and better food!!!

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1 Thank mark m
Forest Hill, Maryland
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

This little casino is attached to the Occidental Grand... the slot machines never paid out, the tables were cramped and when bingo started the locals seemed to invade the casino and took all the seats to the slot machines. Donated $20 to one machine the first night and never went back.

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1 Thank harfordmd
Virginia Beach, VA
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90 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

Clean, nice, tables were $25 so a little steep but did ok on the slots. It seemed less smokey than other casinos.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

Wow! It was a Monday night and we walked into the casino to find out that it was more of a bingo hall! Go somewhere else.. It's not worth the walk up from the street

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

All of the staff completely tries to make everything perfect during your stay. Renato makes breakfast such a pleasure. We look forward to seeing him everyday. Best beach, pool, staff. Love it there

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