Bet 365 Poker

  Name   Bet 365 Poker
  Established   2000
  Country   United Kingdom
  Software Size   18.2 MB


Bet365 Poker comes from one of the most popular names in the field of betting. Bet365 is the betting house that has established itself since 2000 starting out from a small Portakabin. It is now one of the world’s largest gambling companies and Bet365 Poker is one of the most popular online poker sites being promoted by them.  It offers software in 14 languages making it widely accessible and easy to use. This versatility also means that the players come from a large number of countries making for tough and varied competition with interesting games round the clock.

The site offers a variety of games to choose from including Texas Hold’em, 5 card stud and Omaha Hi/Low variants. This also means that there are numerous tables running at any given point of time with different stakes. So whether you want to play safe or go for the high stakes, there will always be a table that suits you.

In addition, if you’re a good player and looking for soft kills, the large amount of traffic on this site through the iPoker network definitely offers you a lot of game. The lack of rake back is seen as a grouse, but the rest of the features and bonuses totally make up for this. The well rewarding VIP points program adds to this. The site also offers a good tournament schedule with quality competition and several satellites that could help a player gain entry to series like the WSOP and WPT.

Software and Security

Software is a strongpoint of bet365. It offers its own customised solution that is simplistic with very few and complicated fancy features. This means that the ‘wow’ factor may not be present but it provides for good and fast playability. Tables can be resized in the game and the software allows one to run up to 16 tables simultaneously. Keeping track of your game statistics, points and bonuses earned is easy with the lobby and account features. Security is good with the software reliability being dependable as it is a PlayTech development.


The rewards featured with bet365 are plenty. Signing up bonuses include 200% bonuses up to USD1000 for a new account. This is offered through several poker related sites where one has to enter a promotional code. Under the VIP scheme, merit points are awarded to players as they play each game and win. Higher rakes help one earn larger merit points. Regular players who put together 1000, 10,000 and 25,000 merit points are awarded Silver, Gold and Platinum membership. This gives greater benefits and bonuses as you play more. Bet365 also offers free rolls and cash rewards with some satellite free rolls that will give access to larger tournaments. Some of the current promotions include the USD20,000 slot race, Jackpot Sit and Gos and the steps tournament which offers a chance to win USD200,000 guaranteed.

Deposit and Withdrawal Techniques

Bet365 Poker has simple processes for transferring funds and offers several options such as Credit/debit Cards like Visa, Maestro, mastercard, Solo, American Express and Switch. Other alternatives include Delta, 1-Pay, Laser, Neteller, Asia365, MoneyTT, Stone-Pay, Ukash, Moneybookers, Western Union, EntroPay, paysafecard, Instadebit, Click2Pay, Fast Bank Transfer and even through FedEx, Mail Deposits and bank wire transfers.  Customers can withdraw funds at any time, which in most cases is free of any additional charges. However, this can depend on the transfer option you choose and the home country of your bank account. 

Customer Support

Customer Support at Bet365 is offered via the default means of telephone or email. One added benefit is that, you can schedule a call back, wherein they call you instead of you calling them up. Customer support is prompt and helpful with 24 hour services either on email or the telephone call back.