Gambling is legal in Montenegro but is highly taxed. Despite this there are several casinos and gambling establishments that legally operate in Montenegro. Here are some of the largest casinos and resorts:
The Maestral Resort and Casino in Budva is open 24 hours on weekends and until the early hours of the morning in the week. The Maestral is the full package offering accommodation, entertainment and all types of gambling including slot machines, roulette wheels and table games. They also regularly host poker tournaments. Their entertainment includes famous musicians, cabaret shows and spectacular performances. The resort also has a wellness center and conference facilities.
The Queen of Montenegro Hotel also provides the full package from accommodation, a beach, a pool, a wellness center, conference facilities and a casino. There are slot machines as well as the usual table games like roulette, poker and black jack. Entrance to the casino is free for hotel guests. In addition, this hotel also has a hairdresser, internet center, entertainment, diving, shopping and more. It is located in Budva near to Becici Beach.
The Avala Resort and Villas is located outside of the Old Town in Budva. It has the latest gaming machines with cabaret performances inside the casino. The casino has slot machines as well as table games. This luxury hotel also has a wellness center and conference facilities.
The Splendid Conference and Spa Resort is a 5-star resort, located in Becici, and has 3 beaches. Along with all the usual facilities you’d expect to find at a top-class resort there is also a casino that is part of the Merit Group of Casinos and is named the Merit Casino Royal Splendid. Its name was made famous in the 2006 James Bond movie starring Daniel Craig named Casino Royale. Although this movie was shot in the Czech Republic and only pretended to be in Montenegro it has not stopped anyone in Montenegro from claiming this fame!
There is also the Casino Pasha Café & Restaurant in Kotor that has 40 slot machines and 2 electronic roulette tables. They offer restaurant guests vouchers to spend in the casino area. They are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and have parking facilities available. Their restaurant also has live music every evening.