POKER IN GERMANY 2023
If you want to participate in a poker tournament in Germany, you have to make your way to a state-run casino. Only in the real casinos are prize money tournaments of Texas Hold’em and other poker variants allowed, because according to German law poker is a game of chance. In 2023, however, almost every casino in Germany will offer poker tournaments. There are various tournament series and events in which you can participate. Regardless of where you live even outside Germany there will be several occasion you should not miss.
No matter where you live in Germany, you have the opportunity to participate in a poker tournament near you. Berlin, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Stuttgart and of course NRW offer you several options. The casinos are either located directly in the major cities or can usually at least be reached quickly from them. In large conurbations such as the Ruhr area in NRW, you are then even spoilt for choice as to whether you would prefer to go to the Deep Stack tournament in Dortmund Hohensyburg or the Bounty tournament in Duisburg.
The biggest poker scene in Germany is of course in Berlin. In the capital, there are no less than three casinos that offer poker tournaments in Berlin and you can also play cash games here every weekday. In addition to the casinos in North Rhine-Westphalia and Berlin, there are several other German casinos that are known for their large sarkari result selection of poker tournaments and cash games. Among them are the Casino Schenefeld at the gates of Hamburg, the Casino Wiesbaden near Frankfurt, the Casino Potsdam and the Casino in Stuttgart.
WHERE ARE THE STRONGHOLDS
Poker Casinos / SpielbankenIn the following, we present the three best poker casinos in Germany, where you can play daily cash games and poker tournaments.
One of the best German poker casinos is located in North Rhine-Westphalia: Spielbank Hohensyburg in Dortmund, operated by the Westspiel Group, is the largest casino in Germany and the one with the highest turnover.
All known variants of casino games are offered in the Hohensyburg casino. Visitors have a total of 32 tables at their disposal in the casino: 2 tables of French Roulette, 12 tables of American Roulette, 5 BlackJack tables, 1 Baccarat table (Chemin de fer), 2 tables of Ultimate Texas Hold’em and, in a separate gaming area, 10 poker tables. For large poker tournaments, the number of tables can be increased to 12. In addition, there are over 360 slots for slot gaming, including 68 multi-roulette slots, bingo, poker, blackjack, reel slots and video slots (single machines and jackpot machines).
Poker can be played in Dortmund daily from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.. Sundays the Pokerangebot begins already starting from 17 o’clock and on Fridays and Saturdays starting from 16 o’clock. In addition, the casino offers poker seminars for beginners. In the Poker range in the gaming house Hohensyburg tournaments are regularly delivered. For example, the final of the WestSpiel Poker Tour is played here every year.