Jeju Shinhwa World, a leisure destination resort in Jeju Island, South Korea announced the launch of its first casino. The casino will be located in the Marriott Resort which is one of the hotels located in Jeju Shinhwa World. The Jeju Shinhwa World Opens Casino Venue in Marriott Resort has been a long awaited event. Last Sunday’s launch of the casino is expected to bring more revenue and tourists to South Korea.
This has been a long awaited event because the opening of the casino had two launched date that had to be postponed. The launch of the casino is the final part of the first phase of Jeju Shinhwa World resort.
Launch of the Marriott Resort Casino in Jeju Shinhwa World Resort
The original launch date of the casino was on December 8, 2017 but the necessary licenses to open the gambling facilities took longer than expected. According to several sports betting software companies, the reason behind the delay was due to the casino’s relocation process. This is because the operations of the casino had to be moved from the Hyatt Regency to the Marriott Resort.
The second opening date had been set for January 18, 2018 but facility was unable to secure the relocation permission from the government. Permission to open the gambling facility was finally given by the local government on February 21. Soon after, Landing International Development Ltd. was given permission to open the doors to its new casino.
The casino consists of 5,500 square meter of gaming space and will offer 155 gambling tables. Some of the games offered will include baccarat, poker, blackjack, roulette and sic bo. It will also feature 239 slot machines and electronic table games with several large prizes. Many white label sports betting providers are now speculating whether the casino will offer an online service.
Jeju Shinhwa World is a unique leisure and entertainment destination resort on the island of Jeju that has been rapidly growing. Just last year, the Shinhwa Theme Park opened its doors and has been a success. The theme park was developed by Landing Jeju Development Co., Ltd and is a subsidiary of Landing International.
Landing International is a limited company listed on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange. It is also a constituent stock of the Hang Seng Family of Indexes. The Company and subsidiaries are principally engaged in the development and operation of integrated leisure and entertainment resort, gaming club, entertainment facilities and property development under its own “Landing” brand name.