Skip to content


Zimbabwe Casinos

The prospect of living in Zimbabwe is somewhat of a gamble at the moment, so you may imagine that there might be little affinity for patronizing Zimbabwe’s gambling halls. Actually, it appears to be functioning the opposite way around, with the awful market conditions leading to a larger eagerness to wager, to attempt to find a fast win, a way from the difficulty.

For many of the locals surviving on the meager nearby earnings, there are 2 popular types of betting, the state lotto and Zimbet. As with practically everywhere else on the planet, there is a national lotto where the odds of winning are extremely low, but then the winnings are also remarkably big. It’s been said by financial experts who look at the concept that most don’t purchase a ticket with an actual assumption of hitting. Zimbet is founded on one of the national or the British soccer leagues and involves determining the outcomes of future matches.

Zimbabwe’s gambling halls, on the other foot, mollycoddle the considerably rich of the nation and travelers. Until a short while ago, there was a exceptionally large tourist business, centered on nature trips and visits to Victoria Falls. The market anxiety and connected crime have carved into this market.

Among Zimbabwe’s gambling dens, there are two in the capital, Harare, the Carribea Bay Resort and Casino, which has 5 gaming tables and one armed bandits, and the Plumtree gambling den, which has only slot machines. The Zambesi Valley Hotel and Entertainment Center in Kariba also has only one armed bandits. Mutare contains the Monclair Hotel and Casino and the Leopard Rock Hotel and Casino, the pair of which contain table games, one armed bandits and video poker machines, and Victoria Falls has the Elephant Hills Hotel and Casino and the Makasa Sun Hotel and Casino, each of which has slot machines and table games.

In addition to Zimbabwe’s casinos and the previously alluded to lottery and Zimbet (which is very like a parimutuel betting system), there is a total of 2 horse racing complexes in the nation: the Matabeleland Turf Club in Bulawayo (the second city) and the Borrowdale Park in Harare.

Given that the market has deflated by more than forty percent in the past few years and with the associated deprivation and bloodshed that has come to pass, it is not known how healthy the sightseeing industry which is the backbone of Zimbabwe’s gambling halls will do in the in the years to come. How many of them will still be around until conditions get better is basically unknown.

Posted in Casino.

0 Responses

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.

You must be logged in to post a comment.