Describing SkyCity Hamilton Casino for NZ Players

The SkyCity Hamilton Casino is situated on Victoria Street in Hamilton at the Riverside Entertainment Centre. The casino is the third ever land based establishment of its kind to ever open in New Zealand. The casino is the main attraction at the centre but there are a number of dining establishments, bars and the venue features a ten pin bowling alley too. The casino is open twenty four hours a day, every day of the year apart from Good Friday, Christmas Day and Anzac Day between the hours of 3am and 1pm.

SkyCity Hamilton Casino caters to all levels of player from beginner to high roller. The casino offers a unique learning opportunity that any beginner may profit from and this fact alongside the exclusive offerings to high rollers is the reason the casino attracts players from around the world.

SkyCity Hamilton Casino does not have an online platform but there are many thoroughly reviewed options that offer the similar standard of customer services and informative knowledge on how to play various table games. The top rated online alternatives have similar loyalty programmes and offer a variety of bonuses to both new and frequent players.

The Learning Opportunities on Table Games

Specific days of the week at certain times of the day SkyCity Hamilton Casino offers beginners the opportunity to learn specific table games for free. The croupiers that deal on these tables are highly trained and give players step by step guidance on how to play the specific casino games.


Reduced betting limits are accepted at these tables and the casino offers various packages to the beginners wishing to learn the basics of these table games. There are brochures available to assist them with relevant information about the table games.

The Casino Game Experience at SkyCity

There are more than 300 pokies and over twenty various casino tables available for all levels of player. The pokies on offer include classic styled fruit machines, those with progressive jackpots and a variety of video poker variants. Like varied options, the tables offer a variety of casino games including roulette; blackjack; baccarat; craps and more including poker variants such as Caribbean Stud; Ultimate Texas Hold’em and three card poker.

There are two exclusive rooms at SkyCity Hamilton Casino. These are situated nearby the Number 8 bar and are known as the Salon 8 and the Diamond Lounge. Salon 8 is an exclusive and private room for players who may wish for higher betting limits on certain games such as mini baccarat and blackjack. The Diamond Lounge offers casino game machines exclusively to VIP players and platinum members.

The Premier Rewards Loyalty Scheme

SkyCity Hamilton Casino offers a premier rewards loyalty scheme where players have access to earn discounts and special promotions on specific casino games and at the various dining and bar establishments at the venue. Points are earned for playing casino games at the casino and the more points earned, the better the rewards offered are.

There are special prize draws that are held on Sundays where the premier rewards loyalty scheme members are given the opportunity to win random draws that are held throughout the day.