River Rock Casino Resort

River Rock Casino, the largest Casino in all of British Columbia, is owned by Great Canadian Gaming and offers a superb entertainment venue to the Richmond community as well as visitors from further afield. Located near to Vancouver International Airport it is a popular destination with tourists from around the world, although overnight capacity is limited to 220 hotel rooms. Don’t let this put you off however, you can spend a very enjoyable day here, or make a night of it and then head off to alternative accommodation after you’ve enjoyed all that is on offer.

Famous for superb Poker room that’s hosted national and international Poker Championships, the resort has developed a reputation around the globe as a Poker and Casino gaming hub. In addition to the major Poker tournaments, the Casino is also home to a huge range of games, suitable for players of all tastes and budgets. There are over 1,000 of the latest and greatest Slot machines as well as Blackjack, Baccarat, Roulette and Craps tables, to name just a few. Almost every game can be played in a high limits format, so high rollers will be well and truly satisfied with the potential payouts.

As a resort, River Rock is very family friendly, but also great for conferences and conventions. There are plenty of restaurants and bars to choose from, as well as conference venues and AV services for hire. The hotel also features top-of-the-range spa facilities if you need a bit of rest and relaxation and, at the weekends, there is entertainment provided by some of the biggest names in music and comedy.

Something for Everyone

A veritable entertainment paradise, River Rock is a great day destination and is ideal for a slightly longer stay. It’s perfectly positioned too, and its ease of access to public transport lets you explore all that British Columbia has to offer.

For visitors there’s so much to do at the resort that they’ll never need to leave, but being in such close proximity to the city centre opens the door to a world of possibilities. This resort not only welcomes corporates, families and those looking for fun, it’s also a great wedding venue, and you can book the theatre for a performance of your own too! There’s the River Rock Theatre that features legends such as Donnie and Marie, and Curve or Lulu’s Lounge that both offer live music from some of Canada’s most talented performers. River Rock Resort aims to cater to everyone, and this stylish venue is so much more than just a casino. It’s a jewel in the crown of British Columbia and is a must-visit destination for anyone looking for a great time.

Pros

  • Great location, easy to get to by public transport.
  • Fantastic range of Casino games and Slots.
  • Delicious food served at a variety of different dining options.
  • Perfect location for business trips with facilities suited to both work and play.

Cons

  • Not all room rates include breakfast and valet parking – check before you make your reservation.
  • Casino floor is relatively small, although it does make good use of the space it has.