Party Poker


Party Poker is one of the biggest and longest existing poker rooms in the world (since 1997). As part of Party Gaming PLC, listed on the London stock exchange it was in 2006 the biggest poker room of the world. After closing down the US poker market trough the UIGEA, Party Poker changed their focus from the US to Europe and is one of the biggest players on the European market now, with over 20,000 active real money players playing there every week. Party Poker offers the possibility next to a real money account to have a “Play Money” account, where players can play against each other for fun money.

Party Poker owns his own poker network and once you play at Party Poker you are not part of a network but only play in a network with other online poker players who held a account with Party Poker. Because they make use of their own network they can set the height of their rake themselves and the rake on the Party Poker tables is on average to low compare to other poker rooms. Party Poker does not offer rake back to their gaming clients and the maximum rake they take is 5%. During the day there are enough poker players available in the Party Poker network, not depending on the low or higher stack tables.

Party Poker is there to assist their poker players 24 hours a day 7 days a week. You can contact Party Poker at every time on every day by phone, e-mail and trough their floor managers. Party Poker offers a wide range of different tournaments, free-rolls and special qualifiers for online and offline tournaments and are the founders of the famous Sit & Go tournaments, who start every few minutes. Because Party Poker is one of the biggest poker rooms of Europe they have loads off new players every day and on all new players there is money to make. Because of the endless during flow of new poker players there is enough “fresh fish” to catch.

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Gambling Deposit Options:

Party Poker offers a wide range of different payment options to their clients. All gaming transactions are serviced by the latest technology and are made trough secure servers. The minimum deposit amount at Party Poker is 20 US Dollar or equivalent in another currency and the maximum depends on the payment options you choose. By contacting customer service you can set your deposit and withdrawal amount higher or lower or you can set a maximum deposit amount yourself in your Party account. The account settings for the deposit limit is valid for 7 days and only can be changed once per 24 hours.

Party Poker offers the following poker deposit options to transfer real money to your online poker account: Visa, MasterCard, Neteller, Moneybookers, Click and Buy, Ukash, PayPal, Paysafecard, American Express, Click2Pay, Entropay, Maestro, Solo, WebMoney, Visa Electron, UseMyBank, EcoCard, myCitadel Wallet, EziPay, Bank Wire Transfer, Laser, Poli, Bpay, DIRECTebanking, Intercash, FasterPay.

Languages:

Party Poker offers here online poker players accounts in 13 different languages. Once a language is supported, Party Poker offers special promotions in this language to her customers by e-mail. The customer service who is available 24/7 by phone, e-mail and live chat is only in English. If a player has any questions, the best thing to do is reach them and speak to them in English. Players from the USA are not accepted.

The following languages are supported to play with a real or play money account at Party Poker: English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Portuguese, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Polish, Russian, Hungarian, Romanian.

Currency:

Party Poker offers their clients to deposit funds and open online poker accounts in12 different currencies, depending on the deposit option of your choice. The main currencies (most used and accepted) at Party Poker are US Dollar, Euro, Canadian Dollar, Great Brittan Pound and Australian Dollar. A player can make a deposit in his own currency (1 out of 12) and all deposits will be converted at the daily exchange rate into US Dollars. All games are played in US dollars and the only currency at the Party Poker network is US Dollar. If a deposit in any other currency is made than the account will not appear in this currency and the currency will be US Dollar.

The following currencies are accepted to open a account at Party Poker: US Dollar, Euro, UK Pound Sterling, Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Danish Krone, Norwegian Kroner, Swedish Krona, Polish Zloty, Swiss Franc, Romanian Lei, Hungarian Forint.

Bonus:

Party Poker offers new online poker players a 100% first deposit bonus up to a maximum of 500 Dollars or equal in another currency. Besides the welcome bonus Party Poker offers a wide range of free-rolls, qualifiers, jackpots and other special promotions who will be announced trough e-mail or in your Party Gaming account

Party Poker does not offer rake back for (big) players. Party Poker works with a loyalty program called Party Points there are 4 different stages in the Party Points loyalty program, Jack, Queen, King and Ace. All of these different stages have their own advantages and gives players the opportunity to get cash back and save “points” for special qualifiers, tournament and free-rolls. You can also spend you Party Points in the poker shop and buy poker attributes for yourself. For the professional poker player there are 2 more levels in the loyalty program and they have even more advantages.

To ensure secure gaming and fairness your welcome bonus get paid out to your poker account in 10 different chunks. Every time you play at Party Poker you earn Party Points and for every few Party Points you get, you get a chunk of your first deposit bonus. To fulfill the bonus requirements you need to collect eight times the amount you deposited in Party Points. For example your first deposit is 25 dollar you get 25 dollar bonus, then you need to collect 200 Party Points to get the full bonus amount paid. Players have 120 days after their first deposit to collect up the full bonus amount.

Party Online Poker Games:

Party Poker offers their poker players 5 different poker games, Texas Hold'em (pot limit, no limit and fixed limit) Omaha High, Omaha 8 or better, 7-card Stud, Stud 8 or better. Besides their standard poker games there are free-rolls starting every few minutes, daily and hourly tournaments, qualifiers for tournaments, heads-up and founded by Party Poker: Sit & Go’s. From the poker room you can go straight to Party Casino where you can play different types of casino games like, Blackjack, Roulette, Stud Poker, Video Poker and tens of different slot machines.

Party Poker offers 5 different poker games including the versions as limit, pot limit and No Limit: Texas Hold'em, Omaha High, Omaha 8 or better, 7-card Stud, Stud 8 or better

General Info:

Party Poker is part of the Party Gaming network who offers gaming clients the opportunity to play with the same account at Party Casino, Party Bingo, Party Bets, Party Gammon and even gambling on a mobile phone. Party Poker does not only offers online poker but is one of the biggest organizers and sponsors at offline poker tournaments. One off the poker tournaments Party Poker organizes every year is the Party Poker Million where you can win 1 million dollar by just qualify online for 11 dollar. Besides their offline tournaments they sponsor big poker players who play offline and online in big WSOP and EPT tournaments

Software, License:

Party Poker is powered by in-house gaming software and the games are tested trough iTech Labs, an independent organization of gaming and wagering devices to make sure the games are fair and being operated correctly. New poker games and tournaments are being introduced on a regularly base.

Party Poker is licensed and regulated trough the Alderney Gambling Control Commission based on the Channel Islands and holds a second license in Gibraltar. The poker room from Party is available in a download and a instant play (Flash), lite version, from lower and slower quality than the download version witch you can play direct into your browser.

Contact Details:

You can get in touch with Party Poker using the following contact details:
Party Poker / Party Gaming PLC
57/63 Line Wall Road
Gibraltar
Fax: +350 42671
Tel: 00-800-0000-8282
E-mail: info@partypoker.com