Review written by Sophie Couard, May 26, 2016.
Juan-les-Pins is located on the Côte d'Azur, on the Mediterranean Sea, and the town offers a pleasant climate and a busy nightlife concentrated around the Avenue Guy de Maupassant and La Pinède. This seaside resort was founded in 1882 and heavily developed after the 1920s by the rich Americans Frank Jay Gould and Edouard Baudoin. It became the home of renowned artists, such as John Dos Passos, Ernest Hemingway and Francis Scott Fitzgerald.
Juan-les-Pins is part of Antibes and is located in the south of the city. The resort welcomes thousands of tourists each year who enjoy its beautiful beaches and numerous clubs. They can also visit and have fun in a casino, and you can find out more about it in the rest of this review.
Playing in a thrilling atmosphere
The Partouche Casino in Eden Juan-les-Pins is located in a modern glass building and inside is an interesting game selection waiting for you. You can enter the casino if you are at least 18 years and not prohibited from playing casino games. You must also present a valid piece of identification.
The slot machines
The slot machine room is open every day from 10 am to 4 am. You can play at around 125 devices accepting bets starting form 1 cent. These include:
- games where you can win a progressive jackpot, such as the famous Megapot and the Megapok for example,
- traditional slot machines with mechanical reels,
- modern video slot machines with digital screens,
- video poker in many different variants,
- an electronic English roulette.
Positive point: there is a breakfast offered in the morning and a gourmet break served at 4 pm at a dedicated slot machine.
The table games
You can enjoy the cosy atmosphere of the table games every evening from 9 pm to 4 am in the morning and play the following traditional games at dedicated tables:
- English roulette with stakes from €2 to €40,
- blackjack with stakes from €10 to €500.
Other services of the casino
In order for you to make the most of the games, the Partouche Casino in Eden Juan-les-Pins also offers other related services. You have the opportunity to take a break between the games which will make your stay at the casino even more pleasant.
There is a nice area to have a drink right in the centre of the slot machine room. The barman offers a classic menu that also features some original cocktails. There are also hot drinks, a few sodas, juices, wine, champagne, strong alcohols and beers available. The bar is open the same hours of the slot machine room from 10 am to 4 am.
The restaurant Le Grill has a contemporary design and a nice atmosphere with beautiful panoramic views. The restaurant is open from Wednesday to Sunday noon and in the evening. When the weather is nice you can even enjoy sitting outside on a beautiful terrace overlooking the bay of Juan-les-Pins and the islands of Lérins.
You can find these dishes on the menu, among others:
- shrimp cocktail, crispy goat or tomato and mozzarella as starters,
- penne with a mushroom cream sauce, sea bass filet or beef tartar as main courses,
- lemon tart, tiramisu or millefeuille as desserts.
You can dine and drink at the Partouche Casino in Eden Juan-les-Pins, but it is impossible to stay there overnight, as the establishment does not offer accommodation. However, as the seaside resort is very touristy, there are plenty of hotels you can stay at. You can find the following hotels near the casino:
- the Hôtel le Petit Casstel *** starting from €121 per night,
- the Juan Beach *** starting from €122 per night,
- the Best Western Hôtel Le Grand Pavois *** starting from €137 per night,
- the Hôtel Belle Rives ***** starting from €605 per night.
There is really something for everyone to enjoy at the Partouche Casino in Eden Juan-les-Pins. The casino has a nice atmosphere, offers great dining and a fantastic game selection. Most players will be happy here.
By car : Motorway A8 (E80).
By train : Train station of Juan-les-Pins.
Slot machines : every day from 10 am to 4 am.
Table games : every evening from 9 pm to 4 am in the morning.