British Columbia, Canada’s more western province has so much to offer.
Apart from the fabulous hiking trails and one of the world’s best ski fields, BC also has to offer some really inspiring casinos.
BC Casinos in Vancouver Proximity
BC has 17 casinos to tempt you and all offer great value. The biggest casino of all in BC is River Rock Casino which is also a resort and only 10 kilometres out of the centre of Vancouver.
With over 1000 slot machines it is truly impressive and covers 105,000 square feet of casino floor. Set on the Fraser River it also has a marina and offers yacht berths if you wish to sail in. It is open 24 hours, 7 days a week and has 5 restaurants, a spa and lots more.
The next in line for the second largest casino in BC has to be Starlight Casino which is set in New Westminster, less than 20km out of Vancouver. Offering a free shuttle service to the skytrain, it certainly makes playing easy! Starlight Casino has over 105,000 square feet of casino floor, over 850 slot machines and it’s open 24 hours a day.
Grand Villa Casino in Burnaby, BC is less than 9 km from Vancouver and has over 100,000 square feet of casino floor. They have really packed the slots in here and they fit more than a 1000 on the floor so it is a high density casino.
There are over 50 table games and it is open 24 hours a day. Sorry you guys who like to play poker, that’s not played in this casino.
Other BC Casinos
Age Requirement British Columbia Casinos
Casino guests must be 19 years of age to enter any British Columbia Casino. The legal age of 19 relates to more than just gambling in British Columbia Casinos.
It is not allowed to enter any casino premises in British Columbia unless 19 years of age. If a restaurant or theater is located within the casino, then under aged are not permitted to enter.
BC Racetrack with Casino
Forty kilometres out of town, in the city Surrey, BC there is the Fraser Downs Racetrack and Casino. Sporting a 5/8 mile harness track plus a 22,000 square foot casino floor, it is really packing in the 420 slots as well as the 11 table games and four restaurants. Open 24 hours on weekends.
Whilst you are out enjoying yourselves at the track or in the casino, your other half and the kids might want to make an excursion and enjoy a bit of nature or wildlife. BC is not short of a wide range of birds and plenty of bears too, including the Spirit Bear only found in British Columbia. At the same time you might be lucky enough to spot some elk, deer, moose, caribou, wolf or coyote. The list goes on and on but you get the idea. So treat yourself and come see what BC is all about.