Borgata Poker is powered by Bwin.party. It operates on the same software as PartyPoker that is enjoyed by players all over the world. The player pools are separate though. New Jersey Borgata Poker players are seated only with other New Jersey players on the Borgata and PartyPoker sites. The international players are not accessible.
Borgata Poker offers four cash games. They are No Limit Texas Hold’em, Fixed Limit Texas Hold’em, Pot Limit Omaha and Fixed Limit Seven Card Stud. Sit and gos and cash games are only available in No Limit Texas Hold’em.
Borgata Poker Platforms
Borgata Poker is available in Windows, Mac and no download versions. The no download operates in Java.
Borgata Poker VIP
Borgata Poker offers five VIP tiers. They are based on the number of points earned in a month or quarter:
- Red – 0-149 monthly points
- Red Label Plus – 150-624 monthly points
- Silver Label – 625-2,499 monthly points
- Black Label – 2,500+ monthly points
- Black Label Elite – 15,000 quarterly points
Number of VIP Points required for a $5 Borgata comp (rakeback percent in parenthesis):
- Red Label – 100 points (10%)
- Red Label Plus – 88 points (11%)
- Silver Label – 75 points (13%)
- Black Label – 75 points (13%)
- Black Label Elite – 75 points (13%)
Number of VIP Points required for a $25 online bonus:
- Red Label – 2,500 points (2%)
- Red Label Plus – 1,250 points (4%)
- Silver Label – 1,250 points (4%)
- Black Label – 1,250 points (4%)
- Black Label Elite – 1,250 points (4%)
Number of VIP Points required for $25 in cash:
- Red Label – 5,000 points (1%)
- Red Label Plus – 2,500 points (2%)
- Silver Label – 1,560 points (3%)
- Black Label – 1,560 points (3%)
- Black Label Elite – 1,560 points (3%)
Higher tier players are invited to exclusive tournaments. There are also other perks for players that give regular action.
How to Earn Borgata iReward Points
Two VIP Points, referred to as iReward Points, are earned for every $1 in rake paid. The contributed method is used to determine the amount of rake attributed to a player. Two VIP Points are awarded for every $1 in house fees paid when entering sit and gos and tournaments.
Borgata Poker Bonus
New players are welcomed with a $20 bonus. This offer may not be available until late December 2013. The terms and conditions are not yet available on Borgata Poker’s website.
Borgata Poker Deposit Options
Borgata Poker players may deposit cash at the casino’s cage. Visa, Mastercard, bank wires and Skrill are also accepted.
Borgata Withdrawal Options
Players may withdraw via cash at the Borgata cage. Checks, bank wires and Skrill are also available as cashout options.