Panama, a country in Central America, is divided into 11 cities with many casinos. The only types of gambling that are legal in Panama are horse races, pari-mutuel bets and casinos. Most casinos and gambling establishments in Panama are located downtown in Panama, with 22 out of 36 in the country.
Panama's largest casino is Casino Majestic with over 53,000 square feet of gambling space. Majestic, open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, offers 39 table games and 978 slot machines, video poker and slot machines. Other popular casinos located in Panama include Hotel Caesar Park, Miramar Intercontinental and Hotel El Panama. The Crown Casino at Caesar Park Hotel enjoys a great location, in the center of the business district and monuments of old Panama. Crown Casino offers baccarat, blackjack, Caribbean Stud, Draw Poker, roulette and dice table games, but no slot machines. The Fiesta Casino in El Panama has a great atmosphere, with 320 slot machines and 16 table blackjack, roulette, poker and baccarat games. There are several other smaller casinos in Panama City, with slot machines and several table games such as Casino International, Fiesta at the Gran Hotel Soloy and the casino at the Riande Granada Hotel.
A pretty new addition to the casino offer in Panama is the Veneto Hotel and Casino, a Vegas-style gambling establishment also in Panama. Veneto is probably the largest casino in Panama with 40,000 square feet, which includes 511 slot machines and 42 table games such as blackjack, Texas Hold & # 39; em and other poker, roulette, mini-baccarat and dice.
Other casinos in Panama can be found in cities such as Chiriqui, with two casinos; the larger of them is Casino Dorado with 318 slot machines and poker machines and without table games. Other casinos in Panama are Casino Chitre at the Barcelo Guayacanes Hotel in Herrera and Gran David in Chorrera. The Washington Fiesta Casino Hotel in Colon has nine table games and 93 slot machines. In addition, the Royal Decameron Costa Blanca hotel in Farallon has a casino with 50 slot machines and seven table games.
International investors still see the potential for further casino development in Panama, especially in connection with the proposed extension of the Panama Canal.