Everything You Need to Know Before Visiting Casino Rama
Casino Rama Location
Casino Rama is located in Orillia, Ontario, a part of Lake Country. Lake Country includes five districts, Orillia, Oro-Medonte, Rama, Ramara, and Severn.
About an hour and a half from the downtown Toronto core, Orillia features a quaint downtown with many local shops. Looking for some history? The Orillia Museum of Art and History features the culture of the surrounding area with many events throughout the year. Looking for some local entertainment? Orillia has that too. The Orillia Opera House has local shows along with out-of-town performances with up to 700 seats.
There are lots to do no matter the weather, but sitting on Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching, the summer months are buzzing with tourists. With one of the best boating, water sports, and fishing locations in Ontario, you can soak up the rays and have plenty of fun.
Casino Rama Accommodation
Casino Rama features 289 suites attached to the casino. All guests can take advantage of top amenities including an indoor salt-water pool, hot tub, sauna, adult-only fitness center, and a sauna.
If you want to take a break from the casino action, you can relax at the Balance in Life Spa for some “me” time. The spa offers massages, facials, pedicures, and a list of other signature treatments.
Casino Rama Poker
The Casino Rama poker room features 10 tables that run from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 a.m. on Monday to Thursday, and are open 24 hours from Friday at 10:30 a.m. until Monday at 2:30 a.m.
Rama offers limit and no-limit Texas hold’em, with $1/$2, $2/$5, and $5/$10 running regularly.
The rake is reasonable at 10 percent of the pot with a maximum of $5 per hand being taken. Also, $1 per hand is taken for the bad beat jackpot once the pot reaches $20. To qualify to win the bad beat jackpot, a player must lose with four of a kind or better. Also, both hole cards in the highest and second-highest hands must be used to make the best five-card hand.
Casino Rama also runs tournaments on Mondays, every two weeks. The tournament is a $300 buy-in with $285 going to the prize pool. There is a maximum of 80 players for each tournament and each player starts with 10,000 in chips while playing 25-minute blinds. The tournament may have a turbo blind structure, but with automatic shuffle machines, the hands come faster than other casinos in the area, since this is the only casino with automatic shuffle machines at all tables.
Casino Rama Food
There are eight different restaurants throughout Casino Rama. Whether you are craving Asian cuisine at Willow or the Noodle Bar, a juicy New York strip loin at St. Germaine’s Stakehouse, or even an all-you-can eat-buffet at Couchiching Court, there is something for everyone.
Casino Rama Entertainment
A big part of the lustre of Casino Rama is the live events centre attached to the casino. With events ranging from top comedy and magic acts, country, rock and roll, and even some throwback acts of the 70s and 80s, Casino Rama has something for everyone to see.
Casino Rama Games
Casino Rama offers something for everyone in terms of casino games. With over 90,000 square feet of 24/7 gaming action, Casino Rama has more than 2,500 slots, 110 table games including blackjack, craps, baccarat, casino warpai gow poker, pai gow tiles, roulette, sic bo, Spanish 21, three-card poker, Texas hold’em bonus poker, and more. With minimum bets starting at $5, there are lots of way to have fun at Casino Rama.