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Address: At the Holiday Inn Sunspree Resort | J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 230, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
Phone Number: +297 586 7777

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Bingo

Good games, midday afternoon bingo games. Fun environment for everyone. Friendly staff, the only bad thing is I did not see that many people wining.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
James F
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Forsyth
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A great casino with a great atmosphere. Very awesome payouts which can be large. The frequency of payout is rather high. I would recommend joining that their Rewards program for perks and comps. especially if you're staying at the resort.

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Thank Arubawarrior
Quincy, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a casino it's dark, dreary & very smokey. Table staff is rude & not friendly at all. Several mis-spins & mis-payouts on roulette. But the daily bingo they have is great! Good payouts in games for the cost to play. Locals are very friendly!

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Thank alohalauri
Forsyth
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good games, midday afternoon bingo games. Fun environment for everyone. Friendly staff, the only bad thing is I did not see that many people wining.

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Thank James F
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I enjoy playing at casinos, this is not a casino I want to be caught in, it is very old and dingy, the grounds at the Holiday Inn are awesome, the casino reminds me of some kind of illegal operation in a basement.

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Thank mikepd369
Wallingford
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Very Good Casino. Close to my resort. People Friendly. Also a winner. If partner not into playing there are an assortment of shopping stores to occupy non gambler. RAM

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Thank robertmC5468VW
long island,ny
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17 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Dark,outdated, no reason to give them your money. Plenty more great casinos on Aruba! Bonus round? What's a bonus round lol

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atlanta
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111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We only went into the Casino which was old dog cigarette smelly! The casino appears to have been the one that paid off the most than any others that we visited, however the smell kept us from staying there long. As far as the Beachfront where the Holiday in is located, it's a terrific view and pool area to visit,... More 

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Thank kaybird1
Brooklyn
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30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

I was super pumped to visit Aruba because it's one of the only Caribbean islands with poker! Excelsior is one of 3-4 poker rooms on the island and I was eager to check out the action... Poker - There are no tournaments here.. cash games only - They have a weird promotion where you can buy into a 2/4 cash... More 

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I started coming to Aruba in 1988 and this was my favorite casino. I've come every year since but this casino has lost it's luster. Only a few of the pit bosses are still there and a few of my favorite dealers but it seems so small and empty now. Too bad, I always enjoyed seeing the same great workers... More 

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New York City, New York
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We stumbled in to have a break from the sun and saw signs for bingo. Figured it would be fun to play. The card buying process was intense, people jumping ahead in line, no explanation given, people guarding spaces to sit with lots of cards and clothing items, etc. The bartenders were not friendly and the elusive cocktail waitress, I... More 

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