The sweet feeling of triumph is sweeter at Casino Mahjong in Sikkim. This casino has the most magnificent location ever possible standing tall at an altitude of more than 1.600 m surrounded by the beautiful Himalayas. It is part of the Mayfair Spa Resorts, which is yet another reason to visit Sikkim, India’s colonial gem.
The resorts and casino are owned by Trio Ventures, a company led by three entrepreneurs with big visions for the tourism in Sikkim. Casino Mahjong Sikkim was built in 2011 and features outstanding monastic architecture. The casino officials advocate responsible gambling, and associate with various charitable organizations that need humanitarian donations and aid.
What to Expect
At Casino Mahjong Sikkim you can test your luck on a variety of games. There are the slots, but there are also popular casino games such as poker, blackjack, and roulette spread across 7,000 sq/ft of space. Many options and many possibilities await for adventurous players. More specifically, you will find:
- Texas Hold’em Poker
- Kitty (Russian Flush)
- Marriage (Palpu)
- Mini Flush
The poker tables are open 24/7, so if you are staying at the resort, you can pop down to the casino anytime of the day or night. There are 7 No Limit Hold’em tables, 15 table games, and you get a voucher for up to 6 drinks with the entrance fee. Additional entertainment includes live dance performances by international dancers, live gigs and a beautiful spa.
The 5 star Mayfair Spa, Hotel & Casino offers lots of entertainment, but if you do feel the urge for something fresh and different, you can check out the nearby restaurants and coffee shops all within walking distance.
Orchid is the most popular restaurant in the vicinity, but if you are feeling like drinking tea or coffee, visit the Rumtek Lounge that provides outdoor setting overlooking the incredible mountains. Additionally you can visit Jungle Café for Indian cuisine, and the Tongba Bar where you get served unique local drinks.
If you wish to explore beyond the resort, make sure to check out the natural landscapes and the old monasteries in the Gangtok municipality. Mayfair is located in the most gorgeous part of the Himalayas, so don’t forget to enjoy the fresh and clean air.
There are also activities for kids within the hotel grounds, a gym for those that want to blow some steam, water sports and a full range of body massages as part of the spa. Outdoor activities include trekking, mountain biking, sightseeing and bird watching.
The Mayfair Spa, Resort and Casino will blow your mind with all the surrounding nature. This is a very luxurious resort suitable for families. You can also rent a cottage or villa in the middle of all that beautiful nature. If you are passing by, don’t miss the chance to spin some reels and win a jackpot.