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France – Perros-Guirec casino to relocate to Grand Hotel in December

The Perros-Guirec casino in Côtes d’Armor, Northern Brittany, will open in a relocated venue on December 15. Pierre Journé, Casino Director responsible for the venue which is operated under the Kasinos Bretons brand , explained that the new casino will cover over 500 m2 on the first floor of the Grand Hotel, a building completely…

US – Caesars to transform Lake Charles riverboat into land-based Horseshoe Lake Charles

Caesars Entertainment, parent company of Isle of Capri Lake Charles, has said it will bring casino operations at the venue ashore while also transforming the property into the all-new Horseshoe Casino Lake Charles. Following the forced closure of Isle of Capri due to the COVID-19 pandemic and damage from Hurricane Laura in 2020, Caesars will…

US – Tule River Tribe to spend $200m relocating Eagle Mountain Casino

Tule River Tribe Gaming Authority will spend $200m on Phase 1 of the relocation of the Eagle Mountain Casino to a new site approximately 17 miles from the current location. The first phase of the work includes building a new 2,000-seat Event Center, River Steak House, coffee house, 24-hour diner, sports bar and grill, and…

US – Gaming and Leisure Properties break ground on Baton Rouge relocation

Gaming and Leisure Properties has broken ground on the project that will relocate its Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge riverboat casino onto dry land in 2022. Baton Rouge will be the first casino in Indiana to take advantage of a 2018 law change allowing the state’s riverboat casinos to move to a landside facility. Hollywood Casino…

Austria – Casino Linz looking to relocate from Schillerpark

Casinos Austria is looking for a new home for Casino Linz, its venue in the capital city of Upper Austria and third-largest city in Austria. It is currently located in Schillerpark right in the city centre. However, PlusCity and LentiaCity boss Ernst Kirchmayr, who majority owns the Schillerpark property, does not want to offer the…

France – Vikings Group to relocate Vittel casino to Hôtel des Thermes

French casino operator Vikings Casinos is relocating its license in Vittel in the Vosges region to an old spa hotel, which has been abandoned for years. The move could take up to three years. Vikings license was recently renewed for 20 years by the municipal council. Last year, the city spent €500,000 buying back the…

Germany – Spielbanken Niedersachsen will have to relocate Bad Harzburg licence

Spielbanken Niedersachsen GmbH wants to relocate its licence for the Bad Harzburg casino to the Bohlweg, a central street in the city center of Braunschweig, with an opening scheduled for June 2021. Whilst nothing is set in stone with regards to the future location, Anja Sohr, general manager of the casino, confirmed it is the…

France – Partouche completes Pornac relocation to La Ria

French casino group Partouche has opened its newly relocated casino in Pornic’s La Ria district in the Loire-Atlantique region of France, having relocated it from its previous site at the town’s port area. Following its 14 month construction in the botanical gardens of La Ria, the elliptical casino was opened in the presence of Patrick…

France – Relocating to Cannes 3.14 proves key for Partouche’s annual performance

The proof was in the pudding for French casino operator Partouche who, having recorded strong growth over the last year with income up by € 45.5m, revenue up and operating profit doubling, could now point to the success of two headline grabbing relocations last year as being pivotal to its success. 2017 saw investments made…