‘Casino De Genting’ is one of the most popular evening activity venues in Genting Highlands, where you can test your luck at winning a massive pay-out. Established in the year of 1971 by Resorts World Genting’s founder, Tan Sri Lim Goh Tong, the casino was the first land-based casino in Malaysia, and has continuously attracted thousands of visitors from across the world. ‘Casino de Genting’ is one of the popular gambling venues in the world, first for its size and second for its storied history.
The idea of building a hill resort came to its founder during his trip to Cameron Highlands as he was working on hydroelectric power development. While there, Tan Sri Lim Goh Tong immensely enjoyed the crisp mountain air. He desired to experience the same when he goes back to Malaysia. He dreamt of giving Malaysians access to a cool mountain holiday complete with loads of amenities that they can truly enjoy.
The famed casino accepts non-Muslim locals and foreigners to play in their tables and rooms. Guests must be at least 21 years old to enter. The casino follows a strict dress code of smart casual. The casino also prohibits the use and bringing of backpacks, electronic gadgets, and cameras within the complex.
‘Casino de Genting’ offers its guests and visitors an interesting range of casino games including slots machines, electronic table games, and tables offering games. The casino has 3,140 slot machines and 426 table games. It is the largest casino in Genting Highlands with regard to the total gaming machines and table games. The Resorts World Genting has 204,514 square feet of casino space.
The casino offers more than just gambling. It has exquisite dining venues where guests can sample more than 400 premium champagnes, wines, cigars, and gourmet food. Guests can also belt out their favorite tunes at the exclusive seven-room Be A Star Karaoke along with its 24-hour butler services.
Some of the interesting casino games there are:
- French Boule
- Tai Sai
- Mini Dice
- Three Pictures
- Three Card Poker
- Genting Stud Poker
- Zodiac Wheel
- Progressive Texas Hold’em Poker
- Russian Roulette
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