Casino Rama Hotel & Resort Review


Casino Rama Casino Rama first opened its doors in 1996 but has undergone significant expansion over the past two decades. In addition to an impressive renovated gaming floor, Rama now boasts a concert hall, hotel, spa, and new restaurants. The Orillia casino is operated by the OLG, Chippewa’s of Rama First Nation, and Penn National Gaming, a leader in North American casino operations. Despite its geographic isolation, the casino has no trouble attracting visitors from Barrie, the Kawarthas, Muskoka, Toronto, North Bay, and Sudbury.

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Games Offered


Casino Rama features 90,000 square feet of games for every skill level and budget. Enjoy 2500 slots, 100 table games, and an impressive, 10 table private poker room. Slot machine fans can find everything from classic 3-reel slots to the latest branded games like Game of Thrones. Striking the jackpot doesn't have to be a dream with huge progressive jackpots including the Pirates Loot and Wonder Women Gold.

If you prefer table action, you'll be no less than impressed on a massive selection of 110 different choices. Cheers and shouts of excitement can be found at the craps, roulette, and baccarat tables. Blackjack enthusiasts will be pleased to find entertainment on several different variations including the classic game and free bet blackjack. Pai Gow poker, Texas Hold’em, and a further 8 poker games can be played and limits of all sizes. Should you be looking for something a little different, be sure the check out High Card Flush, Casino War, or Sic Bo.

  • Progressive Slots
  • Slots
  • Poker
  • Blackjack
  • Roulette
  • Baccarat
  • Craps
  • Casino War
  • Progressive Jackpot Tables
  • High Card Flush
  • Sic Bo
  • Tournaments

Bonuses & Promotions


Casino Rama is the place to be if you're looking for cash prizes, giveaways, and more. As soon as you arrive, it will be a smart decision to apply for a Players Passport Club card. The free membership automatically entitles you to earn cash back points, fast comps, and special offers. In addition to casino based promotions, you’ll find an ample selection of dining promotions that can make your stay that much tastier!

Hours of Operation


Casino Rama is a 24/7 facility. Whether you're ready to spin the roulette wheel as the sun goes down or take a pre-breakfast lucky shot at slots, you can do so. Other facilities at the resort do have opening and closing hours so make sure you plan your stay accordingly.

Food and Entertainment


Casino Rama Casino Rama features great dining options for all budgets. Discover eight great restaurants that serve everything from quick stir fries and sandwiches to the finest porterhouse steaks and wines that will impress any sommelier. If you don’t want to miss out on the latest hockey game, stop by The Dream Catcher sports bar. Everyone knows that a casino trip can't be complete without a trip to the buffet. Casino Rama offers both a traditional all you can eat buffet and an upscale authentic Chinese spread.

There's plenty of excitement beyond the gaming floor in the 5000 seat auditorium. Enjoy huge concerts, shows, and events from the biggest names in entertainment. Casino Rama even managed to stage the first MMA fights in Ontario history, beating Toronto to the punch.



There's no need to gamble when it comes to accommodations. Casino Rama offers the best lodging in the Orillia region. They were even a recipient of the 016 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Award. The on-site hotel features 300 deluxe suites with ample space and plush bedding. Four piece bathrooms, flat screen TVs, a gas fireplace, and Wi-Fi will surely make your stay that much cosier.



Casino Rama is the kind of resort you and a spouse, friend, or family can visit at anytime of the year. On top of the sprawling casino floor, eclectic dining choices, and stylish resort style hotel, you can pamper yourself at a spa or float in the heated saltwater pool. A hot tube, fitness center, steam room, and sauna are also available in the resort. If you feel like shopping, you can stop by The Gathering Place. Here you’ll find several different boutique shops with unique gifts to bring home. Casino Rama Resort also features two club floors. Accessible by a private elevator, you can take advantage of upgraded rooms, continental breakfast, and VIP services. Expansive meeting space as well as a concierge service also awaits you.

Getting There

Casino Rama is located in Rama, Ontario, which is a short 15-minute drive from Orillia. Whether you are heading to the casino from the east or west, just follow the Trans Canada to Highway 44 and head north for 5.4 km. The highway becomes Rama Road en route and is on the east side of the street.

If you are heading from Northern Ontario, you can take Highway 11 south to country road 169, which connects with the northern terminus of Rama Road. Then drive 11 km south to the casino and have fun.

Visitor Tips

  • If you don’t feel like driving on your own, several bus companies including Casino Rama's own Angel Tours is available to pick you up in select locations.
  • Free parking, including a valet service, is offered.
  • Currency can be exchanged at the casino.
  • Smoking is not prohibited anywhere inside the resort.

Entry Requirements

Casino Rama has no admission fee or dress code, but you must be at least 19 years old to visit the casino floor and respective dining area. Be sure to bring ID, especially if you are under 25; it might even be useful to have a backup ID for extra verification purposes.

Contact Details

Address: 5899 Rama Rd, Rama, Ontario L3V 6H6, Canada

Casino Phone Numbers: 1-800-832-7529 (PLAY) or 705-329-3325

Poker Room: 705-329-5804