On April 1, 2007, the law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On gambling" entered into force. It does not prohibit gambling, but according to it, all gambling establishments of the country should be situated only in specially designated areas (the so-called gambling zones): on the coast of the Kapchagay reservoir in the Almaty region and Shchuchyn district of Akmola region.
The first legal casino in Kazakhstan was opened in 2008 ("Flamingo"), and today they have about 40 establishments.
"Flamingo" is a well-equipped modern casino with a huge selection of games and bets for every taste.
Casino "Flamingo" offers its visitors 38 tables with classic and popular games: American roulette, blackjack, poker, and its club game, Punto Banco. For VIP-players there is a separate room.
Entrance ticket to the gambling establishment costs 500 US dollars: for the money guests receive casino game chips with which they can play at any gaming table.
“Bombay" is a modern entertainment and gaming complex with excellent service, high standards of comfort and individual approach to every visitor.
Casino «Bombay» offers the opportunity to play the following games: American roulette, baccarat, blackjack, various poker games (in this gambling establishment there is the largest poker club in Kazakhstan).
In addition, casino "Bombay" offers four VIP-halls, slot machine hall with 96 machines and 2 electronic roulettes, striptease club with shows and private-dances and spa hotel with 29 rooms and a restaurant.
Entrance ticket to the casino «Bombay» costs $500, and to the slot machine hall - $100.
Casino "Astoria" is different from other casinos of Kapchagai region with its unique interior style Artdeko, elements of which are made of natural stone, marble and onyx.
At the casino "Astoria" you will find modern slot hall, equipped with 76 slot machines (some of which are the latest slots Gaminator and machines with touchscreen - Super Gaminator). In addition, visitors of the casino can play one of two electronic roulettes, Alfa Street, as well as to take advantage of the VIP-players’ privileges, for whom there is a separate games room and a special parking area.
Among other proposals of the casino, it is worth noting the comfortable hotel restaurant with stunning kitchen, sauna with several steam rooms, swimming pools and massage services, as well as non-stop car service of business and premium class (for VIP-players).
Casino «Ritz Palace»
Casino «Ritz Palace» has a large game room, VIP-hall, slot hall with a lot of new slot machines, tenge room, hotel and restaurant, as well as an open bar with a wide selection of premium beverages. In addition, casino "Ritz Palace" constantly holds raffles and weekly Texas Hold 'em tournament.
"Riviera" is the only casino on the Kapchagai coast with a private beach area, an outdoor swimming pool, a summer restaurant and a playground. In addition, this gambling establishment offers three game rooms (basic, gold and platinum), comfort hotel, luxury restaurant, a sauna and an elite night club.
The visitors of 'Riviera' have an opportunity to try their luck in American roulette, blackjack and baccarat, and also five poker games: Russian poker, 6-card poker, Texas Hold’em, Oasis Poker and the new European poker.
Casino "Macao" has the main hall with 27 game tables: 6 tables for American roulette and 21 for card games (blackjack, baccarat, Russian Poker, Oasis Poker, 6 Card aka Moscow poker, Texas Hold'em, European poker). For those who like to play for high stakes, there is a separate VIP-room with 17 tables: 12 poker tables, 4 roulette tables and 1 table for baccarat.
«Casino XO Club»
«Casino XO Club» is a gambling house of premium class, which offers visitors 25 gaming tables and more than 100 modern slot machines, weekly performances of musicians and artists from near and far abroad, a cozy restaurant. For those who love secluded game atmosphere, there is an opportunity to stay in any of the three private booths or in one of the private halls.
Casino “Altyn Alma”
Founded in 2002, casino "Altyn Alma" offers its visitors three gaming halls (Monte Rosa, Pennine, Nordend in the Grand Swiss Club sector), comfortable hotel rooms, a bar and a restaurant serving local, Asian, Far Eastern, Turkish, European and Mediterranean food. In casino "Altyn Alma" you can play American roulette, Oasis Poker, Russian poker, Moscow poker, Texas Hold'em, blackjack, live roulette and have fun playing the slot machines.
Casino "Aladdin" is different from other gambling establishments of Kapchagai, it has unusual architecture, impregnated with the spirit of Oriental fairy tale. It offers basic games room, VIP-hall, and as many as three private-rooms.
Visitors of the casino "Aladdin" have the opportunity to play card games such as Russian poker, 6 and 5-Card Poker, Texas Hold'em, as well as American roulette and a variety of slot machines, which include classic slots and the latest Super V Gaminator with multi denomination (all machines are connected to the Jackpot system).
Casino "Monaco" has 32 gaming tables with a classic set of games: roulette, Russian Poker, Oasis Poker, Texas Hold’em. Besides, casino "Monaco" offers a small hotel with 6 rooms.
Casino “Lafaette” offers 22 gaming tables with a set of traditional games: 4 varieties of poker (Oasis, Russian, 6 cards and Texas Hold'em), Blackjack and American Roulette (3 tables in the main hall). For VIP-players there are 4 cozy and comfortable private rooms with a full range of games and services.
Casino «Cash Ville»
Casino «Cash Ville» opened in 2013 and became the first legal poker club in the country, as well as the largest and most luxurious gambling establishment in Central Asia.
Casino «Cash Ville» offers 50 gaming tables with American roulette, blackjack, baccarat, and the most popular types of poker. For players preferring higher rates, there is a VIP-hall, which is called Silver Hall.
Opened in 2009, the casino "Imperial M" is a modern 4-story entertainment center. It provides more than 20 gaming tables with American roulette, blackjack, 5 types of poker and more than 50 slot machines including electronic roulette and the latest machines. For VIP-players there are several private rooms.