Bally's Colombo turns into an attractive tourism product
A Monitor Report
1 Mar, 2018  |
All eyes on the main table at Bally’s Colombo Casino
Colombo : Bally's Colombo has become an attractive tourism product and popular among the local members and foreign visitors.
Voted as the Best Casino in Asia for Hospitality and Service in 2016, Bally's Colombo is located close to Colombo's top hotels and the back entrance to Colombo Fort railway station, Bally's is a long established casino with a reputation for respectability and warm hospitality.
The gaming area is spread over a huge space, with private areas for high rollers partitioned from the other players.
Bally's Colombo provides over 130 games to all those who are willing to enjoy and relax. The Casino has a staggering grand total of 169 games and game tables.
The casino provide something for everyone_ from the all time classics such as Blackjack, Baccarat, Asian Poker, and Roulette. Bally's is a host of specialty games, with a variety of side-bets and linked progressive jackpots as well.
With a staff of almost 1200 and 24 hours of services all seven days of the week_ with the exception of Poya Days- Bally's can almost anything to their players until they're under the Casino's care. And the players absolutely know how to flaunt this service, as over 1000 guests play at the Casino per day!
Since its opening, Bally's Colombo has been an important corporate citizen, through sponsorships, partnerships and donations. Bally's contribute to the economy by providing nearly 600 jobs and attracting thousands of visitors every year.
Smartly uniformed doormen, and plain-clothes security detail, are on hand to monitor guests and to ensure only members and genuine players are allowed in.
However, the strict security details will in no way interfere in your time at the casino. Decorated with much sophistication and pomp, the casinos offer different gaming areas and a variety of games to keep you entertained for hours at a stretch.
Players are treated to complimentary drinks of their choice and there are complimentary snacks served to the table while breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets are presented in the restaurant section free transport from and to major Colombo hotels will be provided as well.
Following are some of the games that one will find on the Casino floor: Baccarat, Blackjack, Roulette, Poker Games, Three Card Poker, Asian Poker, Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker, Live Betting and Slot Machines, Sic Bo, Rapid Roulette and Casino War.
Baccarat : The game has been played for centuries and is possibly the easiest casino games to learn and play.
Blackjack : Blackjack is one of the most populist casino games.
Roulette : The objective of Roulette is to pick the number where the spinning ball will land on the wheel.
Poker Games : Bally's provides facilities for a variety of poker games.
Three Card Poker: As the name suggests, this three card game is becoming the most popular version in this region.
Asian Poker : Asia Poker is based on five cards, and is a version of stud poker.
Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker : A more intimate version of the very popular Texas Hold'em Poker where the players attempt to beat the dealer.
Live Betting and Slot Machines : Live betting offers players wide choice when it comes to how they prefer to place their bets.
Sic Bo : Sic Bo is an Ancient Chinese game that involves three dices and a specific gaming table.
Rapid Roulette : Rapid Roulette is a version of roulette that one will only see at live casinos with the same set of rules as traditional Roulette games.
Casino War : Casino War is based off the most basic and easy card game: War.
The casino is offering three packages. These are : (1) Gold Package. Checking Amount_ US$ 7700. (2) Ruby Package. Checking Amount_ US$ 15,400. (3) Diamond Package. Checking Amount_ US$ 30,800.
These packages carry benefits of same value playing chips. Complimentary 3-night hotel accommodation at 5-star hotel suite with bed and breakfast. Reimbursement of Airfare up to US$ 463, US$ 925 and any amount.