Top Exotic Poker Locations

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ThePokerSource has scoured the globe looking for the best and brightest exotic poker locales and found the Caribbean to be where the action is hottest.

Below are our five favorites Carribean poker destinations.

St. Maarten – Located in the eastern Caribbean, St. Maarten/St. Martin is a poker hotbed.  The Rouge et Noir Casino has over 13 tables for the adventurous gambler and more than 130 slot machines if you are looking for a change of pace.  The largest casino on the island is the Casino Royale and has table limits of up to $2,000 for the higher stakes gambler.  Add in a live band and complete luxury and you have a great start to our exotic poker destinations.

Curacao – Off the north coast of Venezuela, in the deep southern Caribbean, Curacao is one of the rising gambling gems of the Caribbean. This tiny island boasts beautiful beaches and some of the best poker around.  Head to the Emerald Casino located in Willemstad, or check out the Curacao Plaza Casino.

Nassau, Bahamas – Long having a reputation for world-class gambling, Nassau in the Bahamas has two amazing seaside facilities that offer first-class gaming. The Crystal Palace Casino is one of the Bahamian hot spots with 24-hour gambling that includes over 700 slot and video poker machines, as well as Caribbean poker, craps, baccarat and Let it Ride and sports books.

The Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island is something in itself to behold. Nearly an entire island dedicated to one resort with the Atlantis Casino smack in the middle of everything. Brilliant architecture surrounds gamblers with an ambience second to none. Complete with over 80 gaming tables and 980 video and slot machines, the Atlantis Casino is a must visit.

royal_cabana_casinoAruba – Aruba is the alleged birthplace of Caribbean Stud Poker, and shows up everywhere as one of the best exotic poker destinations.  Off the northern Venezuelan coast, Aruba is a tiny island that offers one of the largest casinos in the Caribbean.

The Royal Cabana Casino is the total experience with entertainment, dining, and of course top notch gambling.  The Alhambra Casino in Oranjestad, Aruba has over 9,000 square feet of casino space and is our favorite place to play.

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