Kangwon Land Casino – Gangwon Province, South Korea
Kangwon Land Casino is located at the foot of High1 Ski and Golf Resort in Sapuk-eup, Jeongseongun, South Korea. It is the largest casino in the country and accounts for about half of the total gambling revenue annually.
Called by some as the “promised land for South Korean gamblers“, Kangwon Land is the only casino that accepts wagers from Korean residents as well as foreign visitors. This is because gambling in Korea is strictly regulated under Korean law. So if you were wanting to hit up the casino with your Korean friends, look no further than Kangwon Land! However, only visitors who are 19 years old or older are allowed in. So remember to bring your ID to verify your age. Additionally, admission after drinking alcohol is strictly forbidden.
Games; Black Jack, Roulette, Poker
The expansive floor spaces holds over 1,000 electronic gaming machines, 132 of which are electronic table games with the balance allocated to reel and video slots. Visitors will find 200 gaming tables staffed by professional and friendly dealers. Some popular games on offer include Baccarat, Tai Sai, Casino War and Big Wheel.
Dining & Restaurants
Kangwon Land Casino features a variety of restaurants for guests to enjoy before, after, or during games. Located on the second floor of the casino is the Pansy Restaurant, offering a fusion of Western and Oriental food like Japanese, Korean, and Chinese. The Mint Bar offers healthy refreshments such as freshly squeezed juice, which can be enjoyed while playing. It is located on the first floor of the casino. For a more relaxed place to kick back, head to the Crystal Lounge which offers sandwiches, cakes, soups, and other food items.
If you’re looking for tourist hotspots that you can enjoy with Korean friends, head to Kangwon Land Casino for a night of games and gambling entertainment.