Skycity Casino Auckland

Skycity Casino Auckland is a massive casino complex in Auckland that is open for all hours of the day, whether you want a morning flutter or an evening out the Skycity Casino Auckland has it all. As well as housing a huge and opulent casino the Skycity Casino Auckland is also a metropolis of restaurants, bars, hotels and more making it a holiday destination in its own right.

Gaming room

The gaming room is a hive of activity with a colossal 2100 gaming machines to choose from all back up with over one hundred and fifty tables with roulette, money wheel, poker, blackjack and more besides to choose from.

Table games at Sky City Auckland

The casino provides separate Baccarat room. Just move up from the main casino floor to level three with the help of escalator and enter the exciting world of Baccarat. With over 20 Baccarat tables available, the baccarat Room has a vibrant atmosphere and great facilities. All are welcome to play and enjoy the exclusive Baccarat Room promotions as well as the dedicated bar, smoking balcony and cashiers.

With 24 hour premium gaming facilities you need not have any dress code to follow here.

There are No Limit Games which means they have no limit on the number of raises permitted in a round and no limit on the amount a player can wager. A player can wager all the chips they have in front of them, commonly known as going ‘All In’. The casino offer ‘No Limit’ games with varying ‘Minimum and Maximum Buy-In’ amounts. These two buy-in amounts are known as the “Table Limits” and are displayed on the Table Limit sign at the relevant table e.g. ‘$50 minimum-$150 maximum buy-in’.

Then there are Pot Limits Games like in Omaha games usually have a ‘Pot Limit’, with no limit on the number of raises and a maximum amount that can wagered, limited to no more than the pot.

The casino offers Pot Limit games with varying ‘Minimum and Maximum Buy-In’ amounts. These two buy-in amounts are known as the ‘Table Limits’ and are displayed on the Table Limit sign at the relevant table e.g. ‘$300 minimum-$500 maximum buy-in’.


It’s a common saying that in New Zealand, nobody delivers poker quite like Skycity Casino Auckland. It has a  dedicated Poker Room on level two where Poker players can enjoy exclusive tournaments, their own private bar and exclusive food offers. On offer to Poker are weekly tournaments with buy-ins ranging from $75 to $175. They also offer a Deep Stack Main Event tournament at the end of every month.

There are five types of poker at Skycity Casino Auckland, these are Classic game of Poker, Three card poker, Ultimate Texas Hold’em, Caribbean stud poker and Lunar poker.

Skycity Auckland Poker Opening hours are from Monday – Friday- 5pm until late and Saturday – Sunday- 12pm until late.

How to play at Sky City Auckland

How to play at Skycity Auckland

You need to be a member to play and enjoy at Sky city Auckland plus 20 or over of age to play the games.

Then you can get premier rewards and can earn premier points from gaming machine play, table game play, hotel stays and dining at selected restaurants and bars at the casino. Premier Points are automatically credited to a premier rewards membership account and are valid for six months from the date of issue. 100 Premier Points = $1 in gaming credits.

Premier Bonus Dollars are credits that are awarded or gifted to Premier Rewards members by Skycity. They will be automatically credited to a member’s account and are valid for three months from the date of issue. 1 Premier Bonus Dollar = $1 in gaming credits.

Both Premier Points and Premier Bonus Dollars can be redeemed, subject to daily limits, for gaming credits which can be used to play on Gaming Machines at Skycity Auckland or Bonus Play Chips which can be used to play on selected Table Games, excluding Poker, Rapid Baccarat and Rapid Roulette.

Simply insert your Premier Rewards card into the card reader on any Gaming Machine and touch the ‘MY BALANCE’ icon and follow the on-screen instructions to turn your premier points or bonus dollars into play.

There are various other bonus offers that you can ask the Casino staff to assist you with.

Dress code

The dress code at the Skycity Casino Auckland is quite relaxed overall, although there are a few regulations that need to be adhered to. The following will not be permitted at Skycity Auckland

  • Torn or damaged clothing (except fashionable distressed items)
  • Dirty clothes or footwear
  • Safety or trade clothing (eg safety vests)
  • Sleeveless tops on men
  • Jandals or flip flops from 9pm to 5am
  • Gang patches or other insignia
  • Hats or caps (except for religious or medical reasons or within the Poker Zone)
  • Sunglasses (except within the Poker Zone)

If someone is seen to be intoxicated, abusive, threatening or causing conflict with staff or other customers, Skycity Auckland will take appropriate steps to stop the behaviour. This includes, in appropriate circumstances, having the customer escorted from the premises. Also patrons detected loan sharking or begging will be required to leave the casino.

Accommodation & hotel

Skycity Auckland hotels

There are two hotels on site, one is the SkycityHotel and for those who are a little more affluent the Skycity Grand Hotel.

The Skycity Hotel offers king rooms, twin rooms and suites that are sure to satisfy even the hardest to please. In the Skycity hotel rooms you can enjoy everything from the ensuite bathroom to the air conditioning and television. There are two types of rooms, Premium Room (one day stay costs starts from $299) and Premium Suite (costs $399 on wards).

The Skycity Grand Hotel offers the luxuries of the Skycity Hotel and delivers more space and opulence to create the perfect base for those looking for a great time. There is also a spa within the hotel. This hotel has four types of rooms. Premium luxury room, luxury harbour view room, luxury king suite (with various costs) and Grand presidential suite(this costs $1929 and above).

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The Skycity complex offers a massive 25 restaurants, cafes and bars so there is something for everyone and a lot of options to choose from. On top of this there is a vibrant theatre offering many brilliant shows. On selected evenings visitors can go to the iconic Sky Tower and enjoy live entertainment for free.


There are a wide range of jobs available for those wishing to work at Skycity Casino Auckland and the business offers a brilliant package for employees. There is even a careers website dedicated to jobs at the Skycity Auckland.


There is a massive car park offering just fewer than 2,000 parking spaces, in fact the Skycity car park is the largest in Auckland accessible from three entries and offers convenient motorway access, full time security and surveillance and well lit maintained facilities.  There is also a range of options available to suit your needs:

  • Valet parking – Rock up in style and let our friendly valet service do all the work.
  • Super Saver Parking – Available to eligible skycity members and this parking offer is great value for money.
  • Casual Parking – Come and go as you please with the casual parking rates.


Corner Victoria and Federal Streets
New Zealand
Phone: 0800 SKYCITY (08007592489) – this is toll free within NZ.
Or: +64 9 363 6000
Fax: +64 9 363 6383

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