Sunday, 28 August 2016 21:08

Strike it rich at the Casino

With the Aquasail Sailing Centre and soon to open Marina, Casino Strike finds itself the right location - The Grand Hyatt Hotel, Bambolin, Goa to ensure its success.

Goa with its ever surging tourists from all over the world has a new den to flaunt. The huge Strike Casino at the Grand Hyatt, Bambolim, Goa was launched recently with a lease of nine years, in partnership with the Grand Hyatt. With all its remarkable interiors which includes designer laminated tables and gaming machines from London and Slovenia, and the envious footfalls, (let's ignore the distance from the airport) they will surely be giving stiff competition to all the existing ones, mainly the Deltin Royale.

"We did not want to make a usual casino," says Vivek Bhatnagar, one of the four partners of the casino. "The idea was to cater to the luxury tourists who look for entertainment beyond the 'till 1 a.m' partying. Grand Hyatt is a wedding destination and is practically booked throughout the year, so it made sense for us to partner with them."

"Besides, the first marina will soon open here about just one and a half km away from the hotel which already has the Aquasail Sailing Centre. The papers have been signed and the process of building the marina by the government will soon be underway which will be beneficial for us," he adds.

The launch of the spectacular Casino was like that of Ibiza and Las Vegas put together. Top class entertainment, international cuisines, Dom Perignon in crystal flutes and a smattering of high society guests from all over India in their designer best made sure that the launch was talked about for days to come.

The four partners have made sure that food in the casino is as good as the ambience. "We have brought 'Chandni Chowk' food from Delhi here to make sure apart from international cuisines the food that we all love is part of the casino," says Bhatnagar, who has never gambled apart from the occasional Teen Patti he plays during Diwali.

"The journey has been tough from the time of conceptualizing to having it in full operation and there was a bit of resistance too, mainly because of the ancient laws of gambling, but we overcame it," he adds happily mentioning that there are already offers for new projects from new partners.

A taste of Argentinian wine at The Manor, New Delhi

A taste of Argentinian wine at The Manor, New Delhi

25 January 2020

It was an afternoon of serious wine tasting as Nalin Gupta Founder of The Social Network along with the Ambassador of Argenti...

It's the year of the rats at ChaoBella, Crowne Plaza Today, Okhla

It's the year of the rats at ChaoBella, Crowne Plaza Today, Okhla

24 January 2020

Don't get fooled by the name ChaoBella serving Chinese dishes, that's the way it is. In this restaurant at The Crowne Plaza T...

The Park Hotel, Delhi provides a perfect ambience for business and leisure

The Park Hotel, Delhi provides a perfect ambience for business and leisure

22 January 2020

 If you are in Delhi and looking for a city hotel that makes gives you arty vibes with some food then head to The Park New De...

Choose your dimension in the forest of ribbons:  Ermenegildo Zegna XXX Winter 2020 Fashion

Choose your dimension in the forest of ribbons: Ermenegildo Zegna XXX Winter 2020 Fashion

12 January 2020

Spike up your fashion this season with a dimension that you choose. Ermenegildo Zegna's XXX Winter 2020 collection showcased...

Episode's silver collection makes for a perfect wedding gift this season

Episode's silver collection makes for a perfect wedding gift this season

30 December 2019

This wedding season Episode has introduced a range of luxury festive gift collection. The exclusive collection offers a varie...

Beautiful staycation at the Sula Vineyards, Nasik, India's first heritage winery resort

Beautiful staycation at the Sula Vineyards, Nasik, India's first heritage winery resort

19 December 2019

Our first visit to the beautiful Sula Vineyards, https://sulawines.com spread across 30 acres of land turned out to be intere...

Soneva Fushi, Maldives is the perfect destination for your luxury vacation

Soneva Fushi, Maldives is the perfect destination for your luxury vacation

15 December 2019

By Arati Thapa I have the habit of checking on google (we all do I guess ) when I am invited by an international luxury resor...

6 Unmissable Christmas Experiences in Monaco

6 Unmissable Christmas Experiences in Monaco

07 December 2019

With its blue skies, sparkling Mediterranean Sea and spectacular views, the Principality of Monaco is a dream destination for...

10 Chairs -The Art Exhbition by Sonali Purewal and Pramiti Madhavji

10 Chairs -The Art Exhbition by Sonali Purewal and Pramiti Madhavji

03 December 2019

10 Chairs or 10 Personalities? What are the thoughts that come to your head when someone says - chairs? A thing to sit on? Ch...

Uniqlo opened up its second store in Delhi at the DLF Cyberhub, Gurugram

Uniqlo opened up its second store in Delhi at the DLF Cyberhub, Gurugram

30 November 2019

"There's unlimited investment for India," said Tadashi Yanai, Founder and CEO of Fast Retailing which owns Uniqlo He is the r...