Casinos in Aruba
Aruba is home to 12 land-based casinos offering table games like blackjack, poker, baccarat, roulette and craps as well as slot machines. Some popular spots are the Crystal Casino in Oranjestad (Aruba’s only 24-hour casino), the Alhambra and the Seaport. These casino are open to locals but are primarily enjoyed by foreign tourists. The Aruba Marriot in Palm Beach is the country’s largest casino with 100 table games and almost 2,000 slot and video poker machines.
There is a law that Aruban citizens can only visit casinos 8 times per month, although it is reported that this law is unenforced.
Online Casinos in Aruba
The government issues licenses to online casino providers. They can legally serve both Arubans and foreign gamblers. Many have criticized the online gambling industry in Aruba for involvement in money laundering.