If you’ve walked down pretty much any UK High Street in recent years, the chances are you’ll have come across a Ladbrokes betting shop. One of the biggest names in the gaming industry, Ladbrokes now has a strong presence in the online arena, offering players a huge range of sports betting, poker and casino games, as well of course as a large selection of slots.
Their casino is powered by industry giant Playtech so smooth gameplay and a bumper portfolio of titles are a given. In fact the catalogue now stretches to almost 300 titles covering pretty much all genres and themes.
Enjoy a day at the races with Frankie Dettori’s Magic Seven or ancient Roman action in Gladiator: Jackpot. If you like your spins with a chill there are plenty of horror themed titles on offer like Full Moon Fortunes and Halloween Fortune. Animal lovers may want to take Lucky Panda for a spin while old school slots fans will enjoy the likes of Funky Fruits and Plenty ‘O Fortune. There’s also a top roster of branded content with the Marvel collection particularly strong.
Players hoping for a big money score have plenty of choice too thanks to the offering of progressive jackpot titles which includes Jackpot Giant, Sweet Party and the Pyramid of Ramesses. If you’re a mobile or tablet user, there are apps specially designed for iPhone, iPad and Android powered devices.
New players at Ladbrokes can take advantage of a 100% first deposit bonus offer up to £500 – deposit £500 for example to get £500 free.
Pros & Cons
- 100% match bonus up to £500
- Quick Cashouts
- Wide Variety of Slots inc. Playtech, Novomatic, IGT
- 24/7 Customer Support inc. UK Freephone
- Skrill & NETeller not allowed for 1st Deposit
- Not the Easiest Website to Navigate
If you run into any problems at Ladbrokes Casino your first port of call should be the extensive help section which you can find on the bar at the top of the screen. That covers the most common queries you’re likely to have.
If you do need to contact customer service, then your best bet is the live chat. The service is manned 24/7 and is generally the quickest way to get a response. Look for the speech bubble on the right of the screen to be put through to a customer service rep.
If you prefer to hear a real person’s voice, there’s also a telephone service which is free for UK users. Like the live chat, it operates around the clock so you should be able to get things straight regardless of the time of day you call.
If you can’t get to a phone or access the live chat, there’s also an email facility. Click on the help tab, then contact us. There are three specific email addresses to choose from depending on whether your question relates to promotions, security or finance. For any general enquiries, simply click on the envelope tab to open the email service.
Whatever your preferred method you shouldn’t be kept waiting too long to contact Ladbrokes HQ.
All the usual methods of depositing and withdrawing money are available at Ladbrokes. Thankfully, none of them come with any charges, either to put in or take out your cash.
Money wallets NETeller, Skrill and PayPal are the quickest methods in terms of withdrawals, generally taking hours rather than days. There’s a minimum withdrawal of £10 if using a wallet service.
Debit and credit cards take a little longer, as do bank and Western Union transfers. The minimum withdrawal for a debit card is just a fiver. Interestingly, you can also deposit and withdraw cash to and from your account via High Street branches of William Hill betting shops.
You can also upload funds to the site via pre-paid card Ukash.
Slots & Games
As you’d expect from one of the biggest names in the gaming industry, Ladbrokes offers an extensive range of slots – their Casino is dedicated to Playtech and Ash Gaming whilst their Vegas and Games products offer games for a whole multitude of software providers.
In general, pretty much every theme is covered. If you want the luck of the Irish to rub off on you there is Rainbow Riches by Barcrest. For actions lovers there’s 300 Shields by NextGen Gaming, Viking Vanguard by WMS and Book of Ra Deluxe by Novomatic.
If you love classic, land-based favourites you have IGT titles like Cleopatra and Da Vinci Diamonds, Novomatic games like Lucky Lady’s Charm Deluxe and Lord of the Ocean, WMS flagship slots like Zeus and Black Knight. You even have NetEnt slots available at Ladbrokes Games with Jack and the Beanstalk, Wild Turkey and Steam Tower amongst many others.
All the other genres are present and correct whether that be pirates, Asia, fairy tales or good old fashioned fruit machines. Ladbrokes has deals with MGM, Universal and Marvel so if you like your movie and TV tie ins and other branded content you’ll find plenty on offer here.
Top branded games include Who Wants To Be a Millionaire, Rocky, Deal or No Deal, Monopoly Big Event as well as raft of superhero themed titles from Marvel. The Marvel titles can be found at both Vegas and Casino with The Avengers, The Incredible Hulk, Spider-Man Attack of the Green Goblin and Captain America The First Avenger being brilliant.
Winning a life-changing amount of cash from a single spin is the dream of pretty much all slots players. Ladbrokes offers plenty of chances to do that via its range of progressive jackpot titles. That catalogue includes Gladiator Jackpot, Spamalot, Everybody’s Jackpot, Funky Fruits, Monty Python’s Spamalot and many more – these can be found at Ladbrokes Casino.
The portfolio is refreshed with new content on a regular basis so you should always find something to tickle your fancy.
Bonuses & Promotions
When you play at Ladbrokes Casino, you will be entitled to a 100% welcome bonus up to £500. Deposit from £20 to £500 to receive the same amount for free – i.e. deposit £500, get £500 free. The welcome bonus which comes with 20 times wagering requirements.
If you want to play at Ladbrokes Vegas, they have a bonus which offers you a 200% match up to £40. It also comes with a 20x play through. Use the code VEGAS to take advantage of this offer.
A quick word of warning here if you want to use one of these bonuses. Deposits using Skrill and NETeller aren’t eligible for first deposit bonuses so you’ll have to use a different deposit method first time out – i.e. debit/credit cards or PayPal.
Once you’ve registered and deposited, look out for the regular daily bonuses which include free spins, double comp points and other goodies. There is also a special VIP program for regular players which includes special prizes and competitions as well as access to live sporting events.