Simon’s Guide to Costa Rica Gambling and Online Betting

This is a picture of the interior of Grand Casino, which the biggest casino in Costa Rica in 2015, but since then, it has been overtaken. The picture shows the interior of the casino and the various slots and video poker machines lining its walls. On this page you can read about the various forms fo games of chance, betting, wagering, licensing, taxation, legal gambling age in the Republic of Costa Rica.

  Private gambling is officially illegal, but de facto legal in Costa Rica (officially¬†the Republic of Costa Rica) since 1886 (the first country in the Caribbean to actually formally regulate games of chance). The current main pieces of gambling legislation are the 2008 Reglemento de Casinos de Juegos, or as it is known in English, […]