Review written by Sophie Couard, August 24, 2015.
In addition to being a well-known spa town, Chatel-Guyon also offers many different activities to ensure you have a nice stay. There are many heritage sites around the city, such as the station, the calvary, the theatre and many others. The Châtel-Guyon's Casino is located in the heart of the thermal park "Les Grands Thermes", and is a relaxing destination by itself. You can enjoy various games, such as slot machines, Boule 2000 and blackjack, as well as a restaurant, a bar with snacks, and various events. The casino can also host your private and professional events, and has two rooms available for this.
Play at the Casino Châtel-Guyon
The Casino of Châtel-Guyon offers two game types to choose from. Beginners, or fans of single games can play in the slot machine room, which offers many different games for all sorts of tastes. If you prefer table games and more people around you, you can play in the table game room, and have a choice between blackjack and Boule 2000.
The slot machines
There are a total of 63 slot machines available in the Casino Châtel-Guyon. Whether you prefer traditional 3-reel slot machines or video slot machines using the latest technology, the casino is able to meet all your requirements. The minimum bet at the machines is 1 cent, and you can play mechanical 3-reel machines, video slots, video poker, or slot machines with multiple games.
The slot machine room is open from Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 2 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10 am to 3 am.
The table games
Casino game lovers can also enjoy the unique thrills of the table games. The casino offers two game tables that are located right in the centre of the slot machine room. Card game enthusiasts can try to challenge the dealer in a game of blackjack, while lovers of gambling in the purest form can enjoy a game of Boule 2000.
Playing blackjack is possible on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 8.30 pm - 20 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 8.30 pm to 3 am.
The Boule 2000 table is open every Monday from 8.30 pm to 0.30 am.
The restaurant, the bar and the terrace of the Casino Châtel-Guyon
Friendliness, an great atmosphere and culinary pleasures ensure that you and your partner, family or friends, will enjoy a great time. The "Le Colonial" is a complex combining both a restaurant and a bar with a terrace.
A wide choice of dishes are offered by the chef and his team, for example aligot sausage, wild boar stir-fried in cider, cod steak, and many more. In addition to the varied dishes on the menu, that changes with the seasons, including starters, main courses and tasty desserts, you have the choice of selecting different set menus, including the daily menu for €13 for lunch, and other dinner menus for €17.50, €19 and €24.50. There is also the Jackpot menu for €30 and the relaxation menu for €45, which includes a face, hands, feet or scalp massage. You can also choose from the many red, white and rosé wines, which start from €8 for a 37.5 cl bottle, or €15 for a 75 cl bottle, or a pitcher or glass from €2.60. Guests can also enjoy the unique atmosphere of the restaurant and the beautiful spa park by having lunch on the terrace that offers stunning views and a relaxing atmosphere.
The restaurant is open every day from 12 pm to 2 pm, and 7 pm to 9.30 pm.
You can also visit the "Le Colonial" bar to take a break between games, or just to spend a nice time with your companions. You can order your favourite cocktails in addition to beverages, such as beers, whiskeys, wines and many others,.
The bar is open from Sunday to Thursday, 9.30 pm to 1 am, and Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 9.30 pm to 2 am.
Revues, events and private events at the Casino in Châtel-Guyon
To entertain you, and make sure that you have an enjoyable holiday or weekend trip, the Casino in Châtel-Guyon offers many events for all tastes. You can choose between different revues and concerts. Two rooms in the casino can also be booked to host your own corporate or private events.
Each year, the casino presents several cabaret performances. Some of the most well-known shows are for example the "Hot That Jazz" by the Glam'Show team, the "Sensation of Paris" show presented by the Quovadis Show team and the big "Cinema" show involving dance, magic and songs.
You can enjoy different concerts, for example Mell’s, Les Tronches de Vie, Wazoo, La Guinche et les P’tits Pois and Les Estivales du Parc.
Your private and professional events
The Casino Châtel-Guyon has two large rooms that can accommodate your own seminars, receptions or other events, both private and professional. These can be for example seminars, meetings, weddings, birthdays, training days, cocktail evenings, gala dinners, business lunches, and much more. Depending on the event you can choose the "Ambassadeurs" room with a 250 m² area or the 90 m² "Baccara" room. Both rooms together can accommodate cocktail parties up to 200 people.
From the A64 from Bayonnes or Tarbes.
7 km from the motorway A71, exit Riom.
7 km from the train station of Riom.
20 min from the international airport of Aulnat Clermont-Ferrand.
Slot machines: Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 2 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10 am to 3 am.
Blackjack : Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 8.30 pm to 2 am, and Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 8.30 pm to 3 am.
Boule 2000: every Monday from 8.30 pm to 0.30 am.