If you’d like to try your hand at lady luck and want to do it in style, there are an increasing number of casinos around the world that offer the utmost in extravagant luxury – and not just in Las Vegas. While you’ll find more than a few to choose from in Sin City as well as famed gaming destinations like Monte Carlo, there are some rather lavish options in places like Germany, China, Singapore, and beyond. Roll the dice, choose your favorite and start packing.
16. Rio All-Suites Hotel & Las Vegas (photos & prices)
Most often referred to simply as The Rio, this Brazil-influenced resort was named after the lively Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, incorporating many aspects of its culture. It serves as the host casino for the World Series of Poker, featuring an array of poker games including 7 Card Stud and Hold ‘Em as well as blackjack, craps, roulette and baccarat along with 1,200 video slots across 100,000 square feet of gaming space. As the name suggests, all rooms are suites, with 2,522 available, ranging in size from 600 to 13,000 square feet. A number of private villas are available for VIP gamblers.