For those of you that like to gamble, Stockholm isn’t exactly going to be your Mecca. However, the city does have one fantastic casino in the Casino Cosmopol and is definitely a must visit on your next trip to Stockholm. Let’s take a quick look at some of what you can expect during your visit there.
The Casino Cosmopol is the only international casino chain in all of Sweden and is a very upscale type of casino establishment. Located inside of an old cinema, the casino is very lavish with a charm from days gone by.
Guests must register by name and photo ID upon entering and dress there is smart-casual. Security at the casino is tight so you will not have to worry about vagrants or other undesirables in the casino.
Once inside, you will be presented with just about any type of gaming that you could desire in a casino. Slot machine lovers will find an impressive offering of over 400 slot and video poker machines with a variety of jackpots.
Table game players will find 40 tables with all of the customary casino games like Black Jack, Casino War, Roulette, and Caribbean Stud Poker. Chances are you won’t find this many options in an online casino.
For those that like to play poker, the Casino Cosmopol has a fully equipped poker room with seventeen tables. Texas Hold’em, Omaha, 5 Card Omaha, Crazy Pineapple, Seven Card Stud, and more are regularly spread in the poker room as well as poker tournaments. Poker games are offered from 6 pm until the casino closes.
If you are new to casino games or do not want to risk much money, you can try the Casino Light option on the second floor. The second floor has many of the same games that you will find on the main floor, but at lower stakes. You can work on your roulette strategy or learn how to play Black Jack on these tables without losing your shirt.
In addition to the games offered, there are several places to eat or have a drink when you need a break from the action. The Brasserie is located in the old cinema balcony and offers a great international menu.
The Casino Cosmopol is a great option for those looking for some gambling action while visiting Stockholm. Doors open for the casino at 1 pm and action continues until 5 am. You just need to be 20 years of age to play there and admission is just SEK 30.