Santo Domingo Casinos
If you enjoy the exciting atmosphere of casinos, Santo Domingo has several great options. Many of the city’s casinos are located on the Malecon, the avenue that runs alongside the Caribbean Sea. There are also other casinos located in different areas of the city. Here are few of the better-known casinos where you can try your luck.
Located in the Meliá Hotel, the Diamante is one of the smaller, more stylish Santo Domingo casinos. It offers 50 slot machines and 16 gaming tables where you can play blackjack, roulette, craps, baccarat, keno and more.
Av. George Washington 365
Hours: Noon to 6 am
Renaissance Jaragua Casino
The Renaissance Jaragua Casino is a glitzy casino located on the Malecón. The largest casino in Santo Domingo, the Jaragua offers 50 slot machines, as well as baccarat, roulette, craps, blackjack and Pai Gow poker tables.
Av. George Washington 367
Hours: 4 pm to 4 am
This Santo Domingo casino is located in the Hispaniola Hotel. It offers slot machines, craps, blackjack, poker and virtual horse racing. It also has a VIP room, a bar and sometimes live entertainment.
Av. Abraham Lincoln at Av. Independencia (Gazcue)
Hours: Noon to 5 am, weekends until 10 am
Occidental El Embajador Casino
Located in the Occidental El Embajador Hotel, this casino offers guests 50 slot machines and 10 tables. Options include blackjack, poker and roulette.
Av. Sarasota 65
Hours: 4 pm to 6 am
Naco Hotel and Casino
One of the smaller Santo Domingo casinos, the Naco has an upscale atmosphere. It features 45 slot machines and 9 gaming tables where guests can play blackjack, poker and roulette.
Av. Tiradentes 22
Hours: 4 pm to 5 am
El Napolitano Casino
A mid-range casino that caters to both locals and tourists, it can be a bit livelier than the other Santo Domingo casinos. The Napolitano has 16 tables, including blackjack, roulette and poker. There are also 40 gaming machines.
Av. George Washington 51
Hours: 4 pm to 6 am