More than 10 years, Armenia has been an attractive tourist destination for casino atmosphere and poker tournaments lovers.
Although there are not so many gambling complexes in the country, those who work offer the rest on the European level and a full range of entertainment. Shangri La Yerevan, which is a part of the Storm International (Darren Keane is a managing director), conducts serious poker tournaments with impressive prize pools and gold bracelets.
Shangri La Casino was founded in 2007. The doors of the fascinating games world are opened only for people over 21. For those who play table games and slot machines in Shangri La, contests with cash prizes and draws are organized. The casino also has a VIP hall under the X.O. name. It is a closed elite club where the biggest bets are played and the most impressive prizes are won.
To use the additional Shangri La services you can also purchase a casino club card. It will provide the free admission right, food, drinks and participation in special shows.
The services quality provided by the casino meets international standards. A security service provides a peaceful pastime, said Darren Keane, Storm International CEO.
Poker Tournaments in Shangri La Yerevan
Shangri La poker club, known for its high standards in conducting large-scale tournaments and the game is played several times a week. It begins in the evening and lasts until the morning. In addition, the complex hosts a traditional series of poker tournaments – a landmark event for intellectual games lovers. Alert about the next tournament, its prize pool and other features can always be found on the official website or the Facebook account.
Many people remember Shangri La October Open Poker Fest, a big poker festival, widely known thanks to the organizers professional approach, solid prize funds and the participation of many of the strongest Russian players. Then its participants’ emotions did not subside, and Shangri La prepared a new holiday for poker players, making it a tradition to hold major tournaments several times a year.
Also becoming a tradition and participation in the tournament of world champions. The guest of honor at the Shangri La poker table was Alexander Kravchenko, the world poker champion 2007 according to the WSOP.
Everyone is welcome to participate in tournaments, both professional players and amateurs. The only restriction traditional for Shangri La and other participants in the Responsible Gaming program is that players must be at least 21 years old.
A nice addition to the cash prize for the winner is the Shangri La gold bracelet. It is made specifically for each tournament and is solemnly awarded along with a champion statuette. The winners’ photos are published in the Facebook account.
About Shangri La Yerevan Casino
Shangri La Yerevan is located a few km from the capital of Armenia, since placing a casino in the city is prohibited. This is a huge complex with hundreds of gaming machines, dozens of gaming tables, focused on respectable people who understand a lot about refined leisure.
Shangri La Yerevan is one of the Storm International units, and one of the best Yerevan casino. The company is known in the gaming environment since 1992, when it was found. Its interests cover dozens of countries. The first Shangri La casino was operating in Moscow from 1992 to 2009. When casinos outside the gambling zones were banned in Russia, several Shangri La units opened in different countries. Today there are four of them, in Minsk, Yerevan, Tbilisi and Riga. In Germany, the company operates a slot halls network in 10 locations; these are elegant establishments with excellent cuisine and recreation areas.