Genting Casino Edinburgh York Place

Edinburgh has long been one of the most popular destinations for travellers both domestic and foreign. With a host of historic buildings, museums and art galleries, it also offers visitors some of the best pubs and restaurants not just in Scotland but in the UK as a whole.

Casino-gamers are thankfully well looked after thanks to the presence of the Genting Casino York Place in Edinburgh, which is perhaps the most impressive casino in the city. Located next to the popular St James Shopping Centre, it offers visitors a range of classic casino games, slots and a fabulous late bar that offers a great range of drinks and snacks until the early hours of the morning.


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  • Opening Hours: 7 days per week from 2pm until 6am
  • Dress Code: Smart casual (no muscle tops, football shirts)
  • Membership: Not required at the casino but many people do join to take advantage of a number of benefits members get
  • Getting There: Thanks to its location in the centre of Edinburgh, the casino is close to several major bus routes and is also within walking distance of Edinburgh Waverley Train Station; Car users should use the postcode Eh1 3EB for their sat navs
  • Parking: On-street parking is available from 6:30pm and there are various city car parks available, such as the NCP car park at the St James Centre (EH1 3JP); Charges and fees vary

Casino Games

Visitors to the Genting York Palace Casino in Edinburgh will be impressed with the gaming options on offer. Like all Genting Casinos, gaming is taken very seriously but is done in a fun and relaxed way ensuring all visitors have the best experience possible. The games on offer are:

  • American Roulette: 4 tables
  • Three Card Poker: 1 table
  • Baccarat: 1 table
  • Electronic Roulette: 14 tables
  • Blackjack: 3 tables

There are numerous electronic table games too, including Electronic Baccarat, 3-5 Multi Win Poker and Sabre and Double Spin Roulette tables.

With a 94% average minimum return percentage at all Genting Casinos, slot lovers are well looked after with a range of slots with jackpots up to £10,000. With a selection of IGT, Gaminator and Dominator slots offering games, such as Cleopatra, Book of Ra and Beetle Mania, slots users are well looked after by the casino’s slot hosts who know about all of the games on offer.

Loyalty Program

Join the Genting Rewards Scheme and you can enjoy building up points every time you play the slots or eat or drink at the casino. These points can build up to be used as credit on the slots or you can use them to reduce your drinks or food bill in the bar.

Food and Drink

There is a stylish bar at the Genting Casino Edinburgh Place that is well stocked with all of your favourite drinks and can serve some of the finest cocktails into the early hours of the morning. There is also a great Graze and Play menu on offer too, which offers players a diverse range of snacks like burgers, curries, sandwiches and pizza.