Lasseters Hotel Casino, sometimes known as Crowne Plaza, is the gambling venue in Alice Springs, with this one of two casinos allowed to host table games in the Northern Territory.

Lasseters Casino is arguably the centre of Entertainment in Alice Springs, with several restaurants, bars, a sports viewing area night club and many other facilities complementing the gambling pursuits available.

The Alice Springs Casino has got over 307 of the latest electronic poker machines available to patrons, while there is also a strong mix of table games including blackjack, roulette and baccarat.

While Lasseters is one of 12 casinos in Australia, it is unique because of its location in the centre of Australia and undoubtedly has a different vibe to big city-based gambling venues.

Our guide to Lasseters Hotel and Casino will run you through the various aspects of the venue, which is open for gambling from 9am every morning.

Lasseters Casino information

Casino Trading Hours
Electronic Gaming:
9am – 4am Sunday to Tuesday9am – 5am Wednesday to Saturday
Table Games: 3pm – 3am Sunday to Wednesday3pm – 4am Thursday to Saturday

93 Barrett Drive
Alice Springs, 0870
Northern Territory, Australia

Phone number:
Within Australia Free call: 1800 808 975
Phone: 08 8950 7777Fax: 08 8953 1680
Outside Australia Phone: +61 8 8950 7777
Fax: +61 8 8953 1680

Age Restriction:
No person under the age of 18 years is permitted entry to the casino.

Gambling at Lasseters Casino in Alice Springs

Lasseters Casino in Alice Springs has got over 300 poker machines available to play, with these games being some of the most well-known titles in the world, including many released recently.

The selection of slots includes progressive jackpot machines which are known for big payouts, with these games linked to one another and even across venues to create mega jackpots.

The tables games at Lasseters Casino and Hotel include roulette, although you will have to play American roulette, with no European available; blackjack, baccarat, Craps and Pontoon.

Poker is also a highlight of the Lasseters gambling offering, with plenty of Texas Hold’em tables available for both cash games and tournament play (you can view their schedule on their website). other variants of poker you will find at Lasseters include Omaha, Three Card Poker and a really cool progressive version of Texas Hold’em.

Keno is also a popular legal gambling pursuits at the Lasseters Casino, with screens dotted throughout the venue. For those who are new to Keno it’s like a lotto draw, but they are drawn roughly every three minutes. The more numbers you correctly choose the more money you can win with $1 million the maximum prize.

Lasseters also has TAB facilities on the premise meaning you can bet on various sport and racing events in the flesh. The World Gambling List recommends betting on sports via an online bookmaker if you are in Australia.

Unfortunately Lasseters Casino does not have an online casino attached to it, with online gambling sites banned under Australian laws. Australia does however have sports betting sites that are legal under their laws.

Accommodation at Lasseters Casino

Crowne Plaze Hotels and Resorts runs the accommodation at Lasseters Casino, with it located on the same premises. While the cheapest rooms are close to $200 per night, Crowne Plaza was genuinely an outstanding place to stay fro a few days, with it having a luxurious vibe and of-course quick access to the gambling facilities.

As well as providing some great food experiences, the Crowne Plaza has plenty of conference rooms which are suitable for business types and other meetings. You can also have these rooms catered to by hospitality experts, making it a great place to host a business event.

Lasseters Casino Verdict

Lasseters Casino in Alice Springs has certainly got a Monopoly on gambling in this region, and luckily it’s a quality venue to visit. With plenty of bars and restaurants you won’t actually have to gamble to have a good time at Lasseters. If we had one criticism it would be the versions of table games they have, with these generally geared towards the casual player, with no high roller tables or tables with favourable house edges open when we visited the venue. Our Lasseters Casino final verdict? Definitely worth a visit and even better if you can stay there.