WINCLUB CASINO in SAN FELIPE
San Felipe is long known as a haven for outdoor activities during the day. During the evenings , there are many restaurants and bars to visit, and if you are looking for some more exciting entertainment, you`ll be happy to know of WinClub Casino which opened early 2013. Right from it`s opening, Winclub Casino has proven to be very popular with San Felipe tourists.
Winclub Casino is part of BetCRIS Sportsbook, owned and operated by Costa Rica International Sports. Established in 1985, CRIS is one of the top 5 sportsbooks in the world and has 50 locations throughout Latin America
Winclub Casino is built on the site of the old Bandidos Bar building on Mar de Cortez 301a, near the Malecon in downtown San Felipe, across from the State building. If your vacation rental home is in El Dorado Ranch, this will be about 7 minute drive down San Felipe - Mexicali Highway 5 heading South into town.
The first 2/3 of the building is smoke free and includes entry security and a well stocked bar, along with lots of electronic machines. The final 1/3 is a glass enclosed smoking area. The smoking area includes electronic games and a separate room has a blackjack table 6 decks from a shoe and a poker table, Texas hold em or poker.
The facility is designed to cater to both English speaking and Spanish guests. This means on all machines, you get to select between English or Spanish. Just like in Las Vegas, you`ll have to buy a card from the cashier and load this with credit.
They offer gambling on sporting events; horse racing, soccer, football and basketball. No membership fee. There is a stage for live entertainment and a pleasant lounge area that is also the "sports book" for event betting.
Hours are from 9am till 3am. On special weekends, hours go until 4am. Must be over 18.
The employees speak varying amounts of English and Spanish and are very helpful with getting you acquainted with their machines.
On your next San Felipe vacation, if you`re up for trying your luck for a few dollars or pesos, head over to Winclub Casino. Dressing up is not necessary.
Terry Van Arsdale