Poker in Valencia:
Live, Cashgames, Tournaments

Poker for real money in Valencia in Valencia Valencia with 791.413 citizens, is just permitted in casinos or poker rooms.

In Valencia and across Valencia Valencia, poker is classified as a game of luck. For this reason, it is only allowed in casinos to play poker for real cash. On this site we show you all the different options to play poker in Valencia and clarify the legal framework in Valencia Valencia.

Legal notice: Is it legal to play poker Valencia ?

Legal notice
Legal notice: Is it legal to play poker Valencia ? © Unsplash

Poker Cash Games can meet in Valencia Valencia and therefore also in Valencia the element of the offence of illegal gambling. Punishment according to these regulations is if one organizes a public game of luck or takes part in it.

Is poker a game of luck or not?

There is still no consisten ruling whether poker is a game of luck or not. The jurisdiction in España and therefore also in Valencia says however that poker is to be defined as a game of chance. The difference is that national casinos in Valencia Valencia have a permission. Playing poker there is allowed.

Poker in restaurants in Valencia

Risk for the pubs & hosts: There is possibility of losing the official permission to operate a restaurant in Valencia if you make yourself liable to prosecution.


  • Poker cash games are in principle forbidden in España and therefore also in Valencia.
  • The casinos in España have a state licence.
  • Often it is very tricky for the authorities in Valencia to verify prohibited gambling.
  • Tournaments are considered a game of skill, cash games a game of luck

Please note that the information provided does not constitute legal advice under the law and cannot replace legal advice, as such advice always requires knowledge of all individual circumstances, in particular of the specific individual case.

Cashgames: Real money poker games in Valencia

Cashgames: Real money poker games in Valencia © Unsplash

Note: Poker for real money is not allowed in public! If prefer to poker for cash in Valencia, you will have to go to casinos & poker clubs and poker rooms in the surrounding area. Please read carefully the text on Home Games if you are looking for more options.

  • Casino Valencia ( Website )
    TurisValencia - Turismo Valencia Convention Bureau, Av de las Cortes Valencianas, 41, 46015 Valencia
    2€/2€ Buy-in 100€-500€
    2,5€/5€ Buy-in 150€-1000€
    5€/10€ Buy-in 250€-2000€

Poker tournaments in Valencia

You can find a big number of poker tourneys in Valencia. Tournaments are allowed as long as no real money is paid out, but the award is a non-cash prize. In Valencia and the surrounding area there are frequent poker tournaments. Current tournaments can be found in the tournament calendar.

Poker Clubs: The best poker rooms in Valencia

Other options are offered by the various poker clubs & poker rooms with in and around Valencia. In Valencia there is a diverese club scene with regular tournaments with non-cash prizes. Here is a good list:

Live poker in casinos near by Valencia

In the city itself, there is no casino with live poker. Valencia Valencia has its casinos mainly in little cities and outside the heart of the city. It is however easy to access them by car or public transport. Most have even their own transfer facilities. If you decide to drive your own car, all casinos provide spacious parking facilities for poker players. This year you can join a large collection of poker tournaments in every casino in España. There is a variety of tournaments and events where you can play. On this site you'll find an overview, organized by federal states, of all casinos offering poker with their particular schedule and all other facts. Near Valencia you will find minimum two casinos with ok driving times and good live poker games.

Casinos, Poker Rooms & Venues offering Poker in Valencia

  • Casino Valencia ( Website )
    TurisValencia - Turismo Valencia Convention Bureau, Av de las Cortes Valencianas, 41, 46015 Valencia

Best Poker Players from Valencia

The following list shows you the Top 10 poker players with the highest tournament winnings from Valencia.

Homegames: Pokern for real money in Valencia in private locations

In Valencia the legislation of the federal state Valencia Valencia applies. In order be allowed to play poker home games in Valencia you have to take care of the following:

Is the game in Valencia public?

The poker game must be hosted in public to be criminal liable. A poker game is public after the jurisdiction in Valencia Valencia, if "it is made outwardly recognizably accessible to a not firmly closed circle of acquaintances". An example of this is the poker for high amounts of money in Valencia's pubs, which normally anyone can access. It's forbidden.

Does the homegame take place in Valencia as usual?

Based on jurisdiction in Valencia Valencia can: "However, a closed society in which a game of chance is customarily held is also considered public according to § 285 II StGB". If the round takes place regulardy, it is not allowed in private rooms in Valencia as well as in public. For example, if cash games are hosted for every week on the similar day, it does not matter if it is a private room or public. Both are illegal.

The best Online Poker Rooms in comparison

If you are searching for an easy way to play poker in Valencia, we recommend online poker. There are a alot of established online sites where you can play poker for real cash. After some twenty years of online poker history, several providers have emerged as the most trustful and stable. We strongly recommend creating an account with these poker platforms and playing poker there. The poker games on offer are great, the options are large, the player pool is numerous and the fees are not too high. lists the most important and best providers in comparison.