Borkum Casino Guide
Borkum is an island and a municipality situated in the state of Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany with a population of 5,125 residents. The island was formed in 1863 by two previously separate islands which were formerly divided by shallow waters. Historically, the island was the site of Nazi war crimes later prosecuted in the Borkum Island war crimes trial. Borkum flourishes as a municipal rid of the horrors of the past and advocates for sustainable development.
There is one recognized casino in Borkum, namely the Casino Borkum (Spielbank) in Birmarckstrasse. Within a fun-sized space, the casino houses 85 gaming machines with a variety of Electronic Blackjack, Electronic Roulette, Electronic Bingo, and Electronic Poker. There is a snackbar and vending machine at the corner for the leisure of the guests. In terms of age restrictions, guests must be at least 18 years of age in order to be granted permission to enter the premises.
Besides all the fun inside the casino, Borkum certainly is a promenade of sandy beach and fresh air. Those who are searching for tranquility and wellness can very well spend time in Borkum’s famous beach tents. For an artistic fix, the bandstand features musical entertainment daily. No trip to the island of Borkum is complete without a ride on Germany’s oldest island train, the Dünenexpress, which is a vibrant voyage to the most scenic views in Borkum.
Shopping in Borkum involves strolling along the bays and nooks with tons of quirky and unique storefronts, boutiques, and souvenir shops to choose from. For instance, a stop-by on Windy will astound visitors with hundreds of kites, from Bustler for beginners to the Firebird for the seasoned kite enthusiast. In terms of gastronomy, the town is replete with sidewalk cafes, restaurants, and pubs serving their finest.
The impact of the gulf stream and the holiday island’s location on the north east coast results to a mild climate and low pollen counts. In 2013, Borkum was even hailed as Europe’s first allergy-friendly island for its healthy climate.