The Casino Les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat is no longer operating. The Partouche group opened a new casino instead, called Casino Pleinair that has a huge 1,300 m² terrace, outdoor slot machines and even a Blackjack-uzzi table.
Review written by Sophie Couard, on September 27, 2016.
The Partouche Casino in La Ciotat is located next to the marina in La Ciotat, which is a seaside resort in the Bouches-du-Rhône, in the centre of the Golfe d’Amour. The Casino is also known as Casino Les Flots Bleus and it welcomes visitors in a friendly atmosphere with an elegant and modern design. Whether you are visiting the town for business or pleasure, the establishment offers many different services to ensure that you will have a good time. You can enjoy a variety of games, a restaurant with a panoramic view, a nice bar and a sunny terrace. The Casino also has plans on expanding, and there are currently building a 1300 m² large shaded terrace that will accommodate some slot machines, game tables, a dining area and a bar, which is supposed to be finished in spring 2017.
The establishment is open every day from 10.30 am to 3 am during the week and from 10.30 am to 4 am during the weekend, and you can enjoy leisure and entertainment services, as well as fine dining and events.
The Casino Les Flots Bleus offers many different games, starting with 75 slot machines with multiple jackpots, but also game tables with Blackjack, Texas Hold'em Poker and traditional and electronic Roulette.
The restaurant L'Horizon is located in the centre of the Casino, and it you can enjoy a delicious cuisine for reasonable prices, as well as a panoramic view during your meal. The restaurant is definitely a place to visit, as it also offers a very nice view over the garden, and you can dine inside or outside on the terrace.
There is also a bar located in the centre of the slot machine room, where you can take a relaxing break and enjoy a drink or a cocktail. The bar is open night and day, and players can have a good time there with a drink. Just like in all the other establishments of the Partouche group, the Casino Les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat also organises different events. You can enjoy themed dinners, games, competitions and many other events throughout the year.
The Partouche Casino in La Ciotat also offers the possibility of hosting your own private or professional events. Comfort and elegance are the keywords in this environment, and you can book the restaurant L'Horizon for your own events.
La Ciotat is known for the turquoise blue sea, a warm climate and the cliffs, that are known to be the highest in Europe. It is a lively and picturesque seaside resort, that has several unusual sites to discover. The town is located halfway between Marseille and Toulon, and enjoys a privileged location that makes it perfect for any occasion: family holidays, business stays, romantic getaways, bachelor parties and many others. Some interesting places to visit during your stay are the Bec de l’Aigle with its 4 km of beach, the Mugel Park, the Guillaumiere Park, gardens and children's playgrounds. You can wander around the market in La Ciotat at the old port every night as well, or hop on a shuttle and visit La Calanques de Figuerolles. Treat yourself to a relaxing stroll along the coast, and you will find many opportunities to take beautiful pictures with this the sea stretching as far as the eye can see. The Musée Ciotaden, the Eden théâtre and the Maison de la construction navale are also sites not to be missed. As the town is a seaside resort you can also enjoy many different activities relating to water, such as sunbathing, swimming in the sea, scuba diving, water sports, kayaking, paddle boarding, canoeing, and many others.
Casino Les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat : the magic of games by the beach
The Casino of the Partouche group is located in the popular seaside resort of La Ciotat on Avenue Wilson, and it is considered an important entertainment location in this charming tourist town. It is a must-visit place for gamblers, and there are plenty of players in the gaming areas every day, playing at 75 slot machines, the table games Blackjack, traditional and electronic Roulette and in the Poker Room at two tables with Texas Hold'em Poker.
The slot machine room
The Partouche Casino in La Ciotat has 75 slot machines allowing you to enjoy an exiting experience in a lively atmosphere, and you can even win a jackpot. You can choose from 16 traditional slot machines with mechanical reels with minimum denominations of between €0.01 and €2, 25 slot machines with video reels with minimum denominations between €0.01 and €2 and 26 video poker devices with denominations between €0.50 and €2. In order to let their customers regularly discover new games, the slot machine selection is also regularly updated by the casino operator. The game terrace is also another bonus for the players at La Ciotat Casino, as they can play, smoke, relax and enjoy the sun outside.
Fans of the Casinos of the Partouche group will also be happy to hear that the Casino in La Ciotat offers 4 machines that are connected to the Megapot, a large progressive jackpot network that links over 207 slot machines of the 42 Partouche Casinos all across France. When you bet the minimum of €2 on these devices you will get the chance to win the progressive jackpot.
The slot machine room at Les Flots Bleus is open every day, Sunday to Thursday from 10.30 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10.30 am to 4 am.
The table games
The Partouche Casino in La Ciotat is also a must-visit for fans of traditional casino games. You can enjoy the table games in a lively atmosphere, no matter whether you are a beginner or expert. You can play at a Blackjack table, an English Roulette table and two Texas Hold'em Poker tables. Players can also enjoy and try their luck at one of the 10 electronic English Roulette terminals.
Beginner are also able to play the games and learn the rules, as the Casino staff is able to explain the basic rules and principles of the games.
You can also play Blackjack, the most popular card game of all time. The game has become a classic in the French casinos, and Blackjack can be played by all players, beginners and experts. To win the game, it is enough to beat the dealer by getting a hand with a value equivalent or as close to 21 points, without surpassing it.
The Blackjack table at Les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat accepts bets between €5 and €250, and is open every night, from Sunday to Thursday from 9 pm to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 9 pm to 4 am.
Classic English Roulette
If you are looking for pure gambling for entertainment, the Casino Les Flots Bleus offers a traditional English Roulette table where you can experience an unforgettable time. It is not necessary to know a lot about the game, English Roulette is a simple game where you essentially have to guess on which field the ball will land on, and you can choose from many different bet types.
You can experience the thrilling atmosphere at the traditional Roulette table at the Les Flots Bleus Casino with a minimum bet of €1. The table is open every evening from Sunday to Thursday from 9 pm to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 9 pm to 4 am.
Electronic English Roulette
The Partouche Casino in La Ciotat also offers an electronic Roulette table with 10 terminals where beginners and all other players can privately enjoy this traditional game. As the game is operated without a dealer, and bets are not placed on a real table, the electronic Roulette is the perfect alternative for beginners who do not wish to be scrutinised by other players and want to play in private. Each terminal has a touch screen where you can place the bets.
The game is located in the slot machine room and it is available every day, from Sunday to Thursday from 10.30 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10.30 am to 4 am. Up to 10 players can play simultaneously at the 10 terminals of the electronic English Roulette table and place a minimum bet of €0.50.
Texas Hold’Em Poker
The Partouche Casino in La Ciotat is also the place where Poker fans meet. This establishment has one of the most beautiful poker rooms in the whole region and offers two tables with the most popular variant of Poker: Texas Hold'em Poker.
The two Texas Hold'em Poker tables require a minimum buy-in of €50 with blinds of €2/€4, and they are open every evening from Sunday to Thursday from 6.30 pm to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 6.30 pm to 4 am.
Casino Les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat : fine dining at the beach
The Casino Les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat is also the perfect place to enjoy a great meal in a fantastic location in the restaurant L'Horizon. The food is fantastic and the kitchen offers a great selection of dishes that you can enjoy with a nice panoramic view of the beach and the ocean. If you just want to take a break or have a small snack you can also visit the bar in the slot machine room. The bar offers a snack menu all day long, so you don't have to wait for the restaurant to open.
The restaurant L’Horizon
The restaurant L'Horizon has a perfect location at the seafront, and it offers a fine dining experience in a cosy and warm atmosphere. Whether you are a player or not, you are on the winning side with this restaurant. The chef and his team offer a fantastic menu with beautifully created dishes that change throughout the seasons. You can find dishes from land and sea on the à la carte menu, or choose from set menus. The dishes include traditional creations and also new and original recipes inspired by fresh seasonal produce. Everything is fresh, from starters to desserts and main courses, and the food is very tasty and nicely presented.
The choices for starters include salmon carpaccio with olive oil and lemon juice, dill, toast and pink berries, Italian salad with tomatoes, raw ham, mozzarella, pesto and gressin, St Marcelin Roast with almonds and a crunchy garnish or a Caesar salad with a crunchy garnish, chicken, Emmental cheese, ham and Caesar dressing.
The main courses include many different dishes, such as duck breast with mushrooms, a classic burger with fries, the 'Les Flots Bleus' burger with fries, beef tartar with fries or green salad, veal escalopes from Milan, grilled entrecote, cod fillet with tarragon or the Dish of Mareyeur. You can also choose from pasta dishes, such as pasta alla Arrabiata or Spanish-style pasta. You can finish the feast with a savoury trio of cheeses or a sweet chocolate mousse, Tarte Tatin, fruit salad, cream of caramel or three scoops of ice cream that is available in different flavours.
The L'Horizon restaurant is perfect for a single meals, a visit with family, friends, colleagues, or a visit with a larger group. There are also different set menus available, such as the Découverte menu for €26, that includes a starter or a dessert and a main course, as well as €10 in casino chips, the Horizon menu for €19.90 that includes a main course and a starter or dessert, and the Turn menu for €12.90, which includes a main course. Each of the set menus also includes a drink.
The L'Horizon restaurant welcomes you every evening from Tuesday to Saturday from 8 pm to 11 pm.
The slot machine bar
The slot machines bar is located in the slot machine room and it is the perfect place to relax and take a break from the games. Players can enjoy a quiet moment with a drink and choose from a wide range of drinks, including classic drinks, beers, aperitifs, digestives, wines, champagnes, and all kinds of spirits, as well as more elaborate drinks, such as alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails. The slot machine bar also has a snack menu and can serve food if you get a little hungry and want to have a small snack.
The friendly team at the slot machine bar awaits your orders from Sunday to Thursday from 10.30 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10.30 am to 4 am.
Partouche Casino in La Ciotat : a unique place for events right by the beach
Just like all the other Partouche Casinos, the Casino Les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat is also a fantastic location to enjoy exceptional events in a friendly atmosphere. The Casino offers a varied program throughout the year, and you can for example attend the legendary weekly Partouche group Bingo games. Af Lady Luck smiles at you, you could win up to €100,000 each week in this game. The establishment also offers live broadcasts of sporting events that will probably make sports fans very happy. There are also dance evenings and themed evenings organised at the Casino, as well as many different events in summer, such as the Roue de l’été, a game where players can spin a Wheel of Fortune and win a great prize. You can also attane the Tournée des Plages, an annual event of the Partouche group, and it should not be missed, as you can enjoy events, games, concerts, beach parties and more.
Casino les Flots Bleus in La Ciotat : the dream location for your events
The Casino Les Flots Bleus is also a dream location for your own events, especially due to the exceptional location at the seafront. It offers a fantastic room with a spectacular view and a charming terrace where your guests can relax and enjoy the time. The room is air-conditioned, and it is possible to host private events, such as group meals, gala evenings, weddings, birthday parties, celebrations, wine parties, cocktails, dinner dances, or you can also organise professional events, such as seminars, meetings, conferences, general meetings, trainings, workshops, product launches, exhibitions or other events.
Access via the motorway A50, exit number 9 « La Ciotat » or exit number 10 « Saint Cyr Les Lecques »
3.6 km from the train station of La Ciotat, 74.8 km from the airport of Marseille Provence
33 km from Marseille, 38 km from Toulon, 51 km from Aix-en-Provence, 137 km from Avignon, 154 km from Nîmes, 162 km from Cannes, 187 km from Nice, 201 km from Montpellier, 338 km from Grenoble, 346 km from Lyon, 506 km from Clermont-Ferrand, 678 km from Bordeaux, 723 km from Limoges, 807 km from Paris, 830 km from Strasbourg, 830 km from Tours, 1018 km from Nantes, 1032 km from Lille, 1039 km from Caen and 1084 km from Rennes.
The slot machines : Sunday to Thursday from 10.30 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10.30 am to 4 am.
The 10 terminals of the electronic English Roulette : Sunday to Thursday from 10.30 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10.30 am to 4 am.
The Blackjack table : every evening from Sunday to Thursday from 9 pm to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 9 pm to 4 am.
The traditional English Roulette table : every evening from Sunday to Thursday from 9 pm to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 9 pm to 4 am.
The two tables of Texas Hold’em Poker : every evening from Sunday to Thursday from 6.30 pm to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 6.30 pm to 4 am.
The restaurant L’Horizon : every evening from Tuesday to Saturday from 8 pm to 11 pm.
The slot machine bar : Sunday to Thursday from 10.30 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10.30 am to 4 am.