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. In addition, it also houses 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.
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.
The casino provides a separate Baccarat room. Just move up from the main casino floor to level three with the help of an 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.
In addition, you will also find No Limit Games which means they have no limit on the number of raises permitted around 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 the “Table Limits” and are available 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 you can wager, 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 the ‘Table Limits’ and you can watch it on the Table Limit sign at the relevant table e.g. ‘$300 minimum-$500 maximum buy-in’.
This e-sports studio delivers live 4K and HD broadcasts and allows LPLM to film live esports events held at SKYCITY Theatre and the New Zealand International Convention Centre Theatre. Dedicated PC and console booths within the studio host esports competitions and live streams to a giant external LED screen for esports fans to enjoy the action in the SKYCITY Plaza at the base of the Sky Tower.
LPLM will continue to develop and promote amateur and professional esports tournaments. You will find special family-friendly events held at SKYCITY sites in New Zealand and Australia.
Esports is a truly global sport and commands a viewership estimated at 385 million. Against New Zealand’s national sport, esports commands impressive numbers with a participation rate six times larger than rugby.
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.
Skycity Auckland Poker Opening hours are from Monday – Friday- 5 pm until late and Saturday – Sunday- 12 pm until late.
How to play at Sky City 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 you will get if you are a Premier Rewards member by Skycity. They will credit 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 you can redeem. These are subject to daily limits. For gaming credits, which you can use to play on Gaming Machines at Skycity Auckland or Bonus Play Chips; which you can use to play on some 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.
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 under the influence of liquor; or abusive, threatening, or causing conflict with staff or other customers; Skycity Auckland will take appropriate steps to stop the behavior. 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
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 onwards).
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 harbor view room, luxury king suite (with various costs), and Grand presidential suite(this costs $1929 and above).
The Skycity complex offers a massive 25 restaurants, cafes, and bars. You will find 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 is a wide range of jobs available for those wishing to work at Skycity Casino Auckland. The business offers a brilliant package for employees. Above all, you will also find a careers website for jobs at 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. It 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
Phone: 0800 SKYCITY (08007592489) – this is toll-free within NZ.
Or: +64 9 363 6000
Fax: +64 9 363 6383