Owned by MGM Resorts, Excalibur Casino is located at the southwest corner of Tropicana Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard on the south end of the Las Vegas Strip.
Known as “The Castle” to regulars, Excalibur was once the largest hotel and casino in the world, that is until MGM Grand came around.
With a castle theme and a great location, Excalibur is sure to be a wonderful experience and a gambling heaven for all the Kings and Queens of Vegas. The casino is also an affordable alternative to the over the top and more expensive casino resorts on the Strip.
The Excalibur is a nice place to gamble and compared to its neighbor LuXor, the casino has gambling in spades for you to take advantage of.
Offering over 100,000 square feet of gaming space, a festive atmosphere, lots of table games, and some exciting slots are available for you. On the casino floor, you will surely find your lucky favorite slot among the over 1700 slot machines available.
Within Excalibur’s slots area you will find many new machines most of which are penny slot with limits extending to $100. The casino’s video poker is available in denominations of $1 and higher.
There are a number of table games available for you to try your hand at, including 1Crazy 4 Poker, Roulette, Big Six, $5 to $300 Texas Hold-em Bonus, Three Card Poker with $5 to $500 limits, Blackjack, $10 to $500 Pai Gow Poker and Let it Ride with $5 to $200 limits.
Some of the craps tables have 3-4-5 odds and $10 to $3,000 limits. There are roulette tables with $10 minimums as well as over twenty shoe blackjack tables. Blackjack Switch is available at the casino with $10 to $1,000 limits.
On weekends there is a blackjack party pit available with limits ranging from $10 to $1,000. What’s more, if you are new to live table play or blackjack, the casino is a great place to start out.
Excalibur Casino is home to a poker room with about 14 tables. Located in the center of the casino floor, the poker room is exciting with play and automatic shufflers on all the tables.
Excalibur’s non-smoking poker room offers four daily tournaments that starts at 9am and draws about 30 participants. Apart from the tournaments, you can enjoy No Limit Texas Hold’em, 7-Card Stud, Jackpot Money Wheel and 2-6 Spread Limit Texas Hold’em.
Just outside the poker room is Excalibur’s full service Race and Sports Book. The smoking friendly Race and Sports Book is the best place to wager and watch the biggest horse races, greyhound racing and sporting events.
When you want to slow things down for a bit, live Keno is available 24 hours a day at the full service Keno lounge. Apart from the casino, Keno is also in the guestrooms and in the restaurants.
If you need some entertainment mixed with gaming, just step over to “The Party Pit”, where the atmosphere is unapologetically light-hearted. At the pit you will find friendly dealers, open tables, great music, free beads and the girls are on stage.
Casino Bars and Lounges
When it comes to relaxing it is quite easy to grab a drink anywhere on the casino floor. There are two casino bars at Excalibur and complimentary drinks are also delivered regularly to the gaming stations as well.
Just outside the Thunder from Down Under Theater is Octane Lounge where you can enjoy Wet Whistle, Peach Palmer, Margarita Night Cap, Draft, domestic and imported Beer and a variety of wines.
A chill upbeat atmosphere and drinks can be enjoyed at the Lounge at Excalibur. Located on the casino floor by the party pit, the Lounge is opened Thursday through Sunday and offers live music as well.
A Final Word
Settled at the intersection of Tropicana Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard, the casino at Excalibur is a great place to gamble and play blackjack. The casino has a range of low limit tables, slots and an exciting poker room.
The casino is also connected to The Tropicana and New York New York which sits on the corner of the intersection with the resort. There is a monorail connecting LuXor and Mandalay Bay to the resort. Plus a corridor from the food court also connects Excalibur to LuXor.
The AAA Three Diamond Excalibur is located at:
3850 Las Vegas Blvd South,
Las Vegas, NV
Phone: (702) 597-7777