The Majestic Casino in Letterkenny is located on the Port Road and is one of the finest amusement and live table clubs in all of the North-West of Ireland. The main clue about the club is in its title: Majestic promises luxury and fantastic surroundings for your amusement and delectation.
The casino is open from 8pm until 8am on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Membership of the club is free as long as you’re over eighteen. You can join the day that you turn up at the casino for the first time or, if you know in advance that you’re going, you can make your application online beforehand.
61 Port Road, Gortlee, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, F92 RD93, Ireland
There are over 120 slot games on offer at the Majestic Casino. There are bonus games, scatters, wilds and more for your entertainment. The club also has themed slots if there’s a major event going on, such as a World Cup or the Olympics. There are multi-games, ten player electronic roulette machines and poker machines with progressive jackpots.
Blackjack remains one of the most popular casino games in the world and Majestic Casino offers a number of tables that you can play on, taking on the dealers to see if you can get closer to 21 than them.
Another popular game, perhaps because of the favourability of the odds, is roulette. The Letterkenny based casino promises European roulette. That is the one with the single zero and thirty-six other numbered slots for your ball to fall into.
Roulette and Blackjack are both staple games for any self-respecting casino, but some offer different games for your amusement and Majestic Casino is no different. Punto Banco is a quick-fire variation on the more traditional casino game of baccarat. It’s essentially a card game of heads and tails, so if you like your games reasonably simplistic then this is the one for you.
Poker is hugely popular game across the world and the Majestic Casino is aimed at targeting fans of the card game. There are eight tables in the club’s Poker Room with tournaments and cash games available to take part in four nights a week.
Bars & Restaurants
There isn’t a restaurant or a bar in the Majestic Casino but you can get complimentary tea and coffee, as well as light snacks as long as you’re on the gaming floor. There are also TVs around the place that show live sport.
Membership of the Majestic Casino is free. All you need to do is be over eighteen and turn up with a valid photo ID, such as a passport or driving license. You can join in advance by filling in your details on the club’s website or, if you don’t know when you’re going to be attending the casino, you can simply turn up and join on the day.
There is no player reward scheme in play at the time of writing, but that’s the sort of thing that can change at any moment. If you’re interested in such things then check with the casino when you join and they’ll give you all of the latest information.
The Majestic Casino is located just outside of Letterkenny’s city centre. It’s not far from the Letterkenny Shopping Centre, if you require a specific landmark to aim for, or just down from Letterkenny Town Park if you like your big green spaces. It’s also just round the corner from An Grianan Theatre.
Public transport-wise there are three bus stops that are all within a few minutes walk of the casino. Letterkenny / Mr. Chippy Chip Shop is bus station is probably the closest with Letterkenny Bus Station itself also not far away. The other one is right by the landmark mentioned before, the Shopping Centre bus station.