he official presentation of this new casino takes place two months after it opened its doors, a period in which Casino Cirsa Valencia has received near 50,000 visitors.
These numbers, which are beyond the expectations of the company, show the potential of a gambling venue that intends to boost the tourist and leisure offer in the capital of Turia, thanks to an emblematic 8,000 sqm project, with 17 daily hours of operation.
Casino Cirsa Valencia has been organizing shows every night, as well as international poker tournaments that attracted players from 98 countries, which means a 35% of foreign visitors, mainly from China, Italy, France, Holland and Argentina.
The wide schedule of tournaments in Casino Cirsa Valencia, that will have between 10 and 12 national and international tournaments every year, will generate an important economic benefit for business related to casino, such as hotels, taxis, restaurants, leisure centers and stores.
According to the casino estimations, "near 2,000 players that live outside the city will come every year to poker tournaments in Valencia, with an average of a three-day stay in the city and a minimum expense of 300 euros per person every day", explained Antonio Maeso, Manager of Cirsa Casinos in Valencia.
"Poker contribution in the casino to business such as hostelling, transport and hostels are around the 2 million euros during the first year", adds Maeso, "Just considering the impact of international tournaments such as Unibet Open last week-end, that counted with the assistance of 360 players with their respective mates and 45 accredited media”.
The aspects that have attracted the attention of the new Casino Cirsa Valencia are their spectacular interior spaces and the varied gastronomic offer, “ comprised by six refurbished areas in the tree floors of the casino, in which around 90,000 services have been registered during the two first months”, declared the casino manager.
Casino customers have positively valued the racional offer of OneVlc, the main restaurant of the casino, commanded by Rafa Morales, and the daily executive menu in OneBar, as well as the combined offer of sushi and cocktails of Obento.
Together with the gastronomy and poker tournaments, Casino Cirsa Valencia is betting for big events and leisure activities, beyond casino gaming. So Casino Cirsa wil host, in the following weeks, its first corporate events, product launches and the first social cocktails, because it will be one of the places taking part of the XXXI Mostra de Valencia de Cine.
Despite new Casino Cirsa has already opened its doors during last August in Valencia, the casino was officially inaugurated last night, in an event organized by Manuel Lao Hernández and Manel Lao Gorina, President and Vicepresident of Cirsa, which wanted to present to society and media the greatest Cirsa project in Spain during 2010.
Representatives of all the industrial sectors, as well as transport, distribution, fashion, hostelling, tourism as well as the main media assisted to the inaugural act, that expected to receive more than a thousand guests.