Garmisch-Partenkirchen Casino Guide
Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a recognized ski resort in Bavaria, Germany with a population of 27,194 residents. It hails nearby Zugspitze, Germany’s highest mountain peak. The town is also known worldwide as the venue of the 1936 Winter Olympic Games. Its present name is a union of two ancient villages namely Garmisch and Partenkirchen which was chartered in 1935 and has retained much of its rural character to fuse with modernity.
Garmisch-Partenkirchen nests one well-established casino, Casino Garmisch Partenkirchen Casino (Spielbank) in Am Kurpark. It is the southernmost casino in Germany with 8,000 sq. ft. of gambling space. The casino has 80 gaming machines including Slots, Multi-Roulette, Video Poker, Electronic Blackjack, and Electronic Bingo. Moreover, table games include Roulette, Blackjack, Dice52, and Poker in the form of cash games and tournaments. The variety includes Texas Hold’em, Omaha, and Bavarian Texas Hold’em which would certainly keep Poker enthusiasts in a trance. Guests are required to be at least 21 years old to enter the premises, but those who are 18 years of age are also allowed to enter if there is a company of the age limit.
Besides the indoors of gambling, Garmisch-Partenkirchen is also about enjoying the outdoors with all the senses. The town is surrounded with impressive mountain views with a 300-kilometer network of hiking trails and more than 450 kilometers of bike trails. Tourist spots on the a-list include Linderhof Palace, Zugspitze, Eibsee, and Partnach Gorge. Also, the town is especially a prestige venue for winter sports.
As a diverse market town, shopping is truly an experience in Garmisch-Partenkirchen with over 500 shops inclusive of traditional costume shops, designer boutiques, and a lot more. When it comes to dining and drinking, there are over 200 restaurants and bars to choose from. Visitors will surely get their money’s worth.
The town leans toward an oceanic climate. It has colder winters than the rest of Bavaria due to a higher altitude. Relatively, it has a wet and snowy climate with higher chances of precipitation all year round than the other towns, so be sure to be proofed from the cold upon visiting.