The Caribbean has a multitude of terrific casinos, and the vast majority of them are full-service, large-scale gaming Meccas. Here are the top 10 casino hotels in Caribbean, with an emphasis in the capital of Caribbean gaming: Puerto Rico.

Atlantis — Bahamas

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

Simply put, this is really the gold standard for Caribbean casinos.

Hard Rock Punta Cana — Dominican Republic

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

This massive 45,000-square-foot casino is also notable for a great poker programme, with cash games every night at the Hard Rock Poker Room.

Resorts World Bimini — Bahamas

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

The newest (and smallest) casino on this list, Resorts World Bimini is a bright casino (it even has windows) with a very intimate vibe. And its small size makes you feel like you’re a high roller, even if you’re playing the penny slots.

Stellaris Casino — Aruba Marriott Resort

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

The biggest casino in Aruba, the Stellaris is also one of the region’s best.

Casino Metro — Sheraton San Juan

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Located at the Shearton Puerto Rico Hotel, this is the largest casino in San Juan.

El San Juan Resort & Casino

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

This 13,000-square-foot casino is great looking, with more of a Monte Carlo-style feel than a Las Vegas one.

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Casino Royale St Maarten

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

No, this isn’t the one where Bond played Le Chiffre, but it is the largest and best in St Maarten.

Royal Beach Casino — St Kitts Marriott

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

This casino is on the small side, but it’s one of the hot spots in St Kitts. And a tremendous place to watch a sporting event.

Casino del Mar — La Concha A Renaissance Resort — San Juan

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

The La Concha is one of the hottest hotel night spots in the area, and it’s no surprise that the casino is, too.

Treasure Bay Casino — Grand Lucayan, Grand Bahama

The best casino hotels in Caribbean

Las Vegas in Grand Bahama. The 35,000-square-foot casino has it all, with 400 slot machines and 30 gaming tables.