The Las Vegas downtown legendary hotel casino El Cortez will offer online poker in Nevada in an agreement with Ultimate Poker. Ultimate Poker will manage and offer all operations for the online poker room while the historic hotel casino El Cortez will marketing the service for its clients in United States. USA players can deposit online and play online poker and withdraw winnings from the El Cortez casino cage. Now, Ultimate Poker is offering its online poker services for 20 properties in Nevada.
"By combining the online accessibility of Ultimate Poker with the classic Vegas feel of the El Cortez, we're giving new and existing players a different way to experience the game of poker," El Cortez executive vice president Alexandra Epstein said in a press statement.
Ultimate Poker is part of Fertitta Interactive and the Station Casinos, owned by Fertitta brothers who also run the famous Mixed martial arts tournament Ultimate Fighting Championship.
El Cortez is a landmark in downtown Las Vegas, a holdover from Las Vegas' mob days.