We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Very interesting place

Enjoyed our visit to the Casino as well as a festival that day. Hope to return some day and do it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lady Lake, Florida
Gecko Ball !

Still smiling two days later ! The Gulfport Casino Ballroom is made for wild and crazy celebrations... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Gulfport, Florida
via mobile
Read all 36 reviews
All photos (20)
All photos (20)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Very interesting place”
Aug 27, 2018
“Gecko Ball !”
The Casino has a flexible and friendly staff to ensure the ease and pleasure of coordinating events and to help them run as smoothly as possible.
5500 Shore Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707-6034
Improve This Listing
Reviews (36)
Filter reviews
35 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our visit to the Casino as well as a festival that day. Hope to return some day and do it again.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ginniedroz
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Still smiling two days later ! The Gulfport Casino Ballroom is made for wild and crazy celebrations ! You can’t beat this classic place for any type of event !

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mlrickerson
Reviewed July 4, 2018

I attended a large party here for probably 600-800 people, and this venue was perfect. The bar service was great and it was catered. There was a live band and the stage is large. There's a baby grand piano on the premises. Plenty of free...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joy M
Reviewed May 5, 2017

The casino offers ballroom dancing instruction so you can take part in the dance evenings and not make a total fool of yourself. But the casino is part of a unique community minutes from the hectic pace of the beaches. Gulfport is filled with period...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank islandtwatch
Reviewed February 13, 2017

The Historic Gulfport Casino has a charm to it that I have not felt at any other "Ballroom" venue. Crystal chandeliers, full Bar, beautiful wood floors, large stage, located on Gulfport Beach with a view of Boca Ciega Bay...this venue seriously hits all the bases...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank cheaplabor33707
Reviewed December 3, 2016

We visited the Gulfport Casino Ballroom for a business conference and enjoyed special evening activities with Ballroom Dancing and Latin Dance. It was spacious and a quiet location for the event. At night lots of people came out for the ballroom dancing and it was...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank lasvegastravelwriter
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Enjoyed Ballroom Dancing starting with a complimentary lesson with Paul and Carol in a large vintage building overlooking the water. Large wood floor with friendly people. Enjoyed it so much that went back the next night for a complimentary, but lightly attended latin lesson with...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jo Ann G
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

The place it's really nice and comfortable for weddings and events. Bathroom is specious and it has a walk around porch. Night life is all around. I was lucky to get a close parking place.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank michelle9922
Reviewed May 26, 2016

We've explored the hidden treasures of Gulfport and come to enjoy it immensely. From the Gulfport Casino Ballroom, located right by the waterfront, is one of the main event venues in the city. It took us a while to realise I wasn't a Vegas style...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Greatblackhawk
Reviewed April 28, 2016

If you are a salsa or swing dancer, do NOT miss the opportunity for a fun evening of dancing in this beautiful and very historic Casino ballroom. Classes precede the open dancing. The neighborhood is trendy with plenty of good restaurants and interesting bars. The...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Vickster624
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
The Historic Peninsula Inn
362 reviews
.18 miles away
Bayway Inn
16 reviews
1.93 miles away
Beach Haven
67 reviews
2.29 miles away
Grand Plaza Beachfront Resort Hotel & Conference Center
3,056 reviews
2.29 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 49 nearby restaurants
408 reviews
.04 miles away
Pia's Trattoria
685 reviews
.11 miles away
O'Maddy's Bar & Grille
875 reviews
.08 miles away
Backfin Blue Cafe
320 reviews
.21 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 39 nearby attractions
Beach Boulevard
137 reviews
.53 miles away
Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market
73 reviews
.07 miles away
Gulport Municipal Beach
43 reviews
.03 miles away
Walter and Bert Williams Fishing Pier
25 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Sandy F
January 13, 2015|
Response from jp11327 | Reviewed this property |
I do not operate the casino myself, but there is usually dancing Tues, Wed, and Thursday. You could call the casino and they will give all the info you need. Great place to dance and have a reception.