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Guru Play Poker is powered by and operated by the Smart Gaming Group. This poker room is fairly new to the industry and offers more than just poker. They also offer a live casino, a virtual casino and are fully licensed by the UK Gambling Commission. They have made quite an impression on the poker industry in their short time on the market and Guru Play Poker is already making quite a mark with impressive traffic and competition. USA players are not accepted due to legislation by the US government, however; players all over the world are able to sign up and start playing for real money today.

Software and Games

The software is available in an instant play format; making it compatible with all operating systems. There is also a download platform should players rather use this for their game play, and it only takes minutes to install. The registration is quick and easy and before you know it you will be at the tables going head to head with other poker lovers around the world. The website is also home to a ton of information regarding the poker room including banking methods, promotions and game details.

Even if you are new to the poker industry and playing online; Guru Play Poker has guides and game rules available on the website for reference and players can even play the games offered on the platform for free. All of the games offered are available in practice mode, giving the player the chance to try out the games before risking any real money. The games on offer are the usual suspects; Omaha, Omaha Hi/Lo, Seven Card Stud, Seven Card HI/Lo and what poker room would be complete without Holdem? Guru Play Poker has them all and in a range of limits which are budget friendly and compatible with all bankrolls. All games are also offered in a tournament setting which adds to the excitement. If you love a little competition, and what gambler doesn’t; the tournament lobby is live around the clock.

Guarantees and freerolls are the most popular tournaments here and the Sit N Go’s are perfect for those players who want quick tournament action. There is a tournament schedule on the website that also lists the number of players currently playing for easy reference. It’s important for players to check the lobby often for live events and huge prize pool competitions.


The welcome bonus at Guru Play Poker gives other rooms a run for their free money. Players have control of their bonuses and can choose between a $1000 bonus and a $600 deposit bonus. The difference between the two is simple. The bonuses are released in increments and it takes more play to release the $1000 bonus as it’s released in $100 increments. The $600 bonus is released in $50 increments and both bonuses require points to be earned to unlock the free money; 1000 points and 500 points respectively. Points are earned just by playing your favourite game of poker at Guru Play, and they add up quick.

The VIP Program is generous and the more you play the more offers and benefits you will receive. The full details of all promotions including the welcome bonus and the VIP program can be found on the website.


All of the latest deposit methods are offered including Visa, MasterCard, Entropay, Neteller, Moneybookers and Ukash. There are more than enough ways to fund your account at any time and all options are secure. The cashier is encrypted using the latest methods of security and Guru Play Poker takes player privacy seriously.


The support team is available through live chat, email and telephone at any time you need them. 24/7 support is important when playing online and there is even a FAQ page on the website for general concerns or questions.

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