If you are travelling out to the Alice Springs and are looking for some entertainment then you might want to check out the Lasseters Hotel Casino.
The casino is located at 93 Barrett Drive Alice Springs, Northern Territory and has views of the MacDonnell Ranges, Todd River and Alice Springs Golf Course.
Previously known as the Diamond Springs casino, the Lasseters Hotel and Casino was opened in 1981. It was originally a country club but changed its name along with changing its owner. The hotel was named after a man called Lewis Hubert Lasseter who claimed he had discovered gold near Alice Springs, but it has never been found.
In 2002, 70 additional hotel accommodation rooms were built and a joint venture with the NT government made the construction of the Alice spring convention centre a possibility.
In 2011, the hotel casino celebrated 30 years in operation.
It is the only casino in Alice Springs and has an exclusive casino licence for the northern territory’s southern division until 2018. The casino is owned by Lasseters International Holding Pty. Ltd.
The hotel has recently underwent a $40 million redevelopment which includes a sixty-six room hotel wing, premium rooms & suites, restaurant, resort pool and spa, Diamond Lounge and fully equipped health club.
Lasseters Hotel Casino Facilities Overview
The Lasseters Hotel and Casino has a 205 room hotel, four bars, four restaurants, sports lounge, night club, pool side cafe, and casino. It also has the adjoining Alice Springs Convention Centre.
The Lasseters hotel boasts an international standard casino, with table games, electronic gaming machines, slot machines and a sports lounge. There is a Diamond Lounge also available for VIP guests.
Here are the games offered by the Lasseters Hotel and Casino:
- American Roulette
- Texas Hold’em
- Omaha Poker
- Three Card Poker
- Progressive Texas Hold’em
- Caribbean Stud
Lasseters have popular progressive jackpot machines, Vegas Star Roulette terminals and a diverse range of old favourites to the latest electronic games.
Tab (sports betting facilities) are available in the sports lounge. You are able to bet on racing action as well as major sporting events.
Keno Terminals are also located in the sports lounge.
54 of the latest electronic games, four tables and private bar and coffee lounge.
The Lasseters Hotel has 205 rooms ranging from standard to a premium suite. It also has a heated resort pool and spa, fully equipped health club and in house entertainment.
Restaurants and Bars
If you are looking for dining options or want to enjoy a drink here are a list of restaurants and bars in Lasseters Hotel and Casino:
- Splash Poolside Cafe – Cafe with healthy options
- Tempo – Wine and Cocktail Bar
- Tali – Contemporary Australian and Asian Cuisine
- Juicy Rump – Grill
- Casbah – Cafe and Bar
- Sports Lounge – Meals are available from the Juicy Rump adjoining
If you are looking to hold a function there are multiple venues available at the Lasseters Hotel Casino. The venues include:
- Tali – Book the entire venue (180 people) or a private room (20 or 10 people)
- Poolside at the resort style pool for BBQ and Cocktails
- Tempo – for a cocktail, wine or tapas function.
- Casino – for a table game party
- Juicy Rump – groups of 10-100
- Alice Springs Convention centre for a ball of up to 1200 people.
As you can see- from the 205 room hotel, international standard casino, restaurants, bars and function venue, -Lasseters Hotel and Casino is a great place to visit if you are ever in Alice Springs.