In the U.S., playing bingo has always been considered a fun form of entertainment for precious little old ladies who just want a chance to get out of the house. At the same time, bingo playing in Europe and other parts of the world has often been considered a legitimate and popular form of gambling.
What a lot of people don’t realize is there are some really amazing bingo halls available for avid bingo players all over the world. What’s really interesting is several of the most lavish bingo halls are in the U.S. where bingo is treated like a recreational activity. For interested parties, here is a look at the best of the best when it comes to the most lavish bingo halls in the world. Note: some of these facilities offer great bingo bonus offers.
Foxwoods Casino and Resort, Connecticut (U.S.)
The Foxwood brand is a major retail gambling brand in America’s Northeast. The brand is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation in Connecticut. It’s fair to say that the Foxwoods Casino and Resort is among the most successful retail gambling brands outside of the Las Vegas, Nevada retail gambling community.
As for the Foxwoods majestic bingo hall, there is little doubt that it belongs at the top of this list. The bingo hall was added to the Foxwoods Casino complex in 1986, three years after the casino was opened for business. The facility can hold up to 4,000 bingo players who get access to a wide range of bingo versions with prize pools running as high as six figures. If bingo players want to take a little break from bingo, they can grab a meal at one of the bingo halls’ fine dining facilities. They will also find a nice selection of table casino games in close proximity to the bingo hall.
Beacon Bingo, London (UK)
Retail bingo has been big business in the UK for decades. It’s not surprising to find several UK bingo halls on this list. Leading the way would be the Beacon Ridge Bingo Hall in London, England.
With a seating capacity of approximately 3,000 players, Beacon Bingo offers all of the top bingo variations along with big prizes for winners throughout each day. The facility also features lots of good eating options in an elegant and contemporary gaming environment.
Red Rock Casino, Las Vegas (U.S.)
Of course, there has to be at least one Las Vegas-based bingo hall on this list. The Red Rock Casino bingo hall towers above the competition under the bright lights of Las Vegas.
The Red Rock Casino bingo has proven that size does not matter when it comes to top-class bingo halls. The facility only holds 600 players, but it’s the ambiance that sets this hall above the others. The hall features refreshments, big-screen plasma TVs, live entertainment, and a great selection of bingo games throughout each day.
Paradise Island Bingo, Liverpool (UK)
Back to the UK, Paradise Island Bingo offers everything a recreational bingo player could want from a first-class bingo hall. The fun starts with a full day of great bingo games and top prizes in a fashionable and comfortable facility that holds up to 1,000 players. When players want to take a break from bingo, they’ll have easy access to banks of slot machines, plus a number of eating and drinking options.
National Bingo Stadium, Ireland (UK)
The National Bingo Stadium in Ireland stands as one of the longest-standing bingo options in all of Europe. The stadium was first opened for business in 1938. What the facility might lack in elegance, they certainly make up for it by offering a fun and exciting gambling environment for real bingo enthusiasts. When filled to capacity, up to 2,000 players will be enjoying food, drink, and a chance to win some very nice prizes.
Star Bingo, Melbourne (AUS)
We are going “down under” for the next lavish bingo hall on our list. Star Bingo in Melbourne easily ranks as the top bingo hall in Australia and New Zealand. Six days a week, hundreds of serious and recreational bingo players will be piling in to play a wide range of bingo games on a given day. Prizes will run between $2,000 AUS to $5,000 AUS per game. In this exquisitely relaxing environment, patrons are also welcome to enjoy food and drink at the Star Coffee Shop and Star Café.
Oneida Indian Bingo, NY (U.S.)
Yes, bingo is big business for top Indian Tribes in the U.S. As one of the biggest Tribes in New York state, the Oneida Tribe serves as the owner-operator of the ultra-popular Oneida Indian Bingo Hall. The facility has a seating capacity of 1,400 bingo players who get access to dozens of bingo games each day. The facility offers big prizes and a nice snack bar with good food.