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Spielbank Wiesbaden

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Address: Kurhausplatz 1, 65189 Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number: +49 4906 11536100
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$160.35*
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Wiesbaden and Mainz Day Trip from Frankfurt
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Expensive but solid

Be careful the waters sharky. Can be expensive and has a fee to enter. Don't forget your formal wear, this is not a bus terminal casino!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 23, 2016
gdjal
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Moscow
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826 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

This is the famous casino where Dostoevsky lost all his money and therefore had to write in 26 days his Player. However, when you look at this cold and beautiful building in the neoclassical style with elements of modernity, you couldn't feel the shadows of the past, echoes of the past, a passion of excitement. It is quite another casino,... More 

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Thank gentbrugg
Frankfurt, Germany
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333 reviews
151 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

Well, gambling in Germany is highly regulated and the "Spielbanks" are Government owned - in a high tax country like Germany, the casino wants to make sure it wins. That means e.g. the Black Jack rules are very house friendly (most of the ones players love in Atlantic City or even Vegas or wherever you won't be able to find... More 

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Thank Fabian K
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Be careful the waters sharky. Can be expensive and has a fee to enter. Don't forget your formal wear, this is not a bus terminal casino!

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Thank gdjal
Georgetown, TX
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34 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

Unfortunately the Spielbank was closed for a private party when we were their but it looked great from the outside. Men you will need a jacket to enter when you visit. We did make it to the small bar on the side that was open for a quick drink. No jacket necessary.

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Thank Donna H
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88 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

We visited the Casino just to see what it was all about. Make sure you bring your passport with you so that you can enter. You do not have to gamble to visit, but you can dine here and marvel at the interior detailing of the walls, ceilings and doors.

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Thank Margaret B
Yeovil, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

Lovely building set in beautiful grounds, walk through the entrance and admire the ceiling then continue through to the gorgeous park at the rear, large lake with fountain and lovely park (and public toilets, if required! Fee payable)

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Frankfurt, Germany
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191 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

This lovely piece of architecture houses a casino with a rich history, but probably best known as the place where Dostoyevsky gathered material for his novel "The Gambler". The park in front of it is often used for picnics and the fountain is especially impressive at night.

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Thank Rockmantic
Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany
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52 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2015

Imposing and elegant, just like the rest of Wiesbaden. Get your cameras ready as the views of the two fountains with the casino building at the back looks stunning, both day and night. During the Christmas season, part of the area is turned into a skating rink with Christmas huts.

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Thank Spiced_Olives
Mainz, Germany
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277 reviews
142 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2015

Beautiful building and attractive park. The fountains are worth viewing at night. Parking is nearby and it is a nice place to picnic in the summer

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Thank Drehort
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2015

Like the rest of Wiesbaden, this is sch a lovely park to visit with the casino at one end and the two fountains down the middle. Very charming and worth a visit.

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