With a name like Royal Vegas, this NZ online casino certainly has a lot to live up to. The online gambling NZ has grown tremendously over the last number of years and the Royal Vegas online pokies casino has managed to consistently prove itself as one of the leaders in the online gaming industry.

The Royal Vegas was established in 2002 and offers one of the largest gaming libraries of the online casinos in NZ. The casino has experienced a number of face lifts and enhancements over the years and today it offers a thoroughly modern and up to the minute gaming experience with state of the art games and a very nicely presented site that is a pleasure to navigate. Many of the casino games can be enjoyed from a mobile device.


The games at the Royal Vegas online casino are provided by the Microgaming software provider and include casino games of every variety. The games take centre stage on the newly designed homepage and the game categories are features across the middle of the Royal Vegas site.

The games have been divided into six different categories and these are; Slots (Pokies), Table Games, Video Poker, Progressives, Scratch Cards and Casual Games.

A quick glance at the Pokies selection is enough to reassure me that every popular Microgaming pokies game is in attendance! Popular choices include Bridesmaids, Titans of the Sun, Game of Thrones and Jurassic park. The symbols at the bottom of each game allow you to add the game to your favourites and indicate if the game can be played on a mobile device. As always there is no real pokies strategy other than to try out as many as you can!

There are over 40 different Table Games on offer including favourites such as Roulette, Blackjack and Poker. There are many fun variations of the classic games that are well worth trying, these include Big Five Blackjack, French Roulette and Wheel of Riches. The Video Poker games are also plentiful and offer a nice range of options including 10s or Better and Joker Poker.

When it comes to the popular progressive games, the Royal Vegas has a wonderful spread of games including classic titles for example, Mega Moolah as well as some new progressive options and progressive card games.

The Scratch Cards and Casual Games are a nice addition to the other games on offer at the casino and they provide a welcome change to many of the traditional casino games.


The welcome bonus at the Royal Vegas casino is certainly above average and totals a very generous $1,200:

  • On your first deposit you will receive a 100% match bonus of up to $250
  • A second deposit will award you a 25% match bonus of up to $200
  • Your third deposit at the casino will be met with a 50% match bonus of up to $750

Royal Vegas also offers a range of weekly and monthly promotions. These promotions include free entry into slots tournaments, free casino credits, free spins and loyalty points.

The casino often runs exciting promotions and in the past there have been opportunities to win prizes such as exclusive cruises and enormous cash prizes.

The VIP club at the casino includes many special offers for the VIP members and a personal casino account manager.


Banking at the Royal Vegas online casino is completely secure and the casino utilizes encryption technology to keep all of your personal and financial information completely safe.

There are a variety of deposit methods including visa and debit cards, bank transfers and popular e-wallet options such as PayPal and Neteller. The casino accepts payment in Australian dollars.

There are slightly fewer deposit options on offer. Many of the e-wallet options are offered including Skrill and eco. The time for deposits to be processed will depend on the method you have used although almost all of the deposit methods should payout within a week.


As you may expect, customer service at the Royal Vegas online casino is available 24/7. The customer service team can be contacted via live chat, email, Skype, Whatsapp, imessage and by a free phone number.


You may well be enjoying the Royal Vegas online pokies casino from your home in NZ, but the service, the incredible game selection and generous bonuses will certainly feel as if you are sitting in the heart of a plush casino in Vegas!