10 Best Christmas Gifts For Gamblers In 2021

10 Best Christmas Gifts For Gamblers In 2021

Stuck for what to give the gambler or casino lover in your life this holiday season? Look no further than our list of the best Christmas gifts for gamblers.

Whether you’re looking for glamorous gifts worthy of a whale or just some small stocking-fillers, you’re sure to find something to suit your budget.

1. For Gamblers Who Enjoy A Drink

For a whiskey glass Al Capone would have been proud to be seen with, why not get this tumbler that has space for a cigar?

cigar whiskey glass
Godinger cigar whiskey glass, $22.95 from Amazon

If you’re not buying for a smoker, a hip flask will always be well received.

blackjack themed hip flask
Personalized blackjack themed hip flask, $30+ from Etsy

Failing that, a game of shot glass roulette is sure to be a hit and get everyone in the party mood.

Shot glass roulette
Shot glass roulette, $26.90 from Amazon

2. For Gamblers Who Love Slot Machines

For those who love slots, this 24K gold plated slot machine ornament with Swarovski crystals would look fabulous displayed in anyone’s home.

Slot machine ornament
Slot machine ornament, $27.95 from Etsy

Or why not get them an old school-looking belt buckle? The description states that it does not spin, so you have been warned!

Slot machine belt buckle
Belt buckle, $24 from Etsy

If all else fails, there’s always the option to bring a bit of Vegas home to your friends or family instead by buying the real deal.

Take a look at our guide that covers how to buy a slot machine for home use, in varying shapes and sizes.

3. For Gamblers Who Like Reading

For sports bettors who want to get an edge or for those who just find stories fascinating, why not get them a book this Christmas?

‘Trading Bases: How a Wall Street Trader Made a Fortune Betting on Baseball’ by Joe Peta

Trading Bases: How a Wall Street Trader Made a Fortune Betting on Baseball by Joe Peta
$14.87 from Amazon

‘Mathletics: How Gamblers, Managers, and Sports Enthusiasts Use Mathematics in Baseball, Basketball, and Football’ by Wayne L. Winston

$17.68 from Amazon

If they’ve taken a vacation, they’ll have plenty of time to read one.

Or, for poker fans, why not pick up one of our must-read top 20 poker books of all time? From beginners to experts, we’ve listed something for everyone.

4. For The High Rollers

If you’ve got the means to do so, why not splash out on this fabulous poker set from Gucci – all with animal-free, eco materials.

With three variations to choose from, there’s sure to be one the for the high roller in your life!

Geometric G print poker set
Geometric G print poker set, $6,900 from Gucci

And if you’re searching for a real Christmas showstopper to put in Santa’s sack, these casino watches make for a classy addition to any wrist.

Poker watch
Image: Christophe Claret

Intricate and beautiful, these aren’t your average time pieces, as they allow you to play casino table games on the go too.

We’re talking miniature roulette wheels and baccarat, machine-cut diamonds and rose gold. Pure luxury.

5. For Gamblers Who Like Art

Help your buddies scale up their interiors by adorning their walls with some artwork.

Vegas framed print
Vegas framed print, $71 from Fine Art America  
Craps print
Craps print, $25 from Etsy
King of clubs framed print
King of clubs framed print, $79 from Fine Art America

6. For Gamblers Who Dress Smart

Does your loved one imagine themselves as a little bit James Bond in Casino Royale?

These cufflinks would go great with a tux while you’re sipping a martini at a games table…

Money bag cufflinks
Money bag cufflinks, $24.99 from Etsy
Four aces cufflinks
Four aces cufflinks, $16.49 from Etsy
Dice cufflinks
Dice cufflinks, $24.99 from Etsy

7.  For Gamblers Who Like A Personal Touch

Make your gifts extra special by adding your recipient’s name.

As a suggestion, we’ve picked out a playing card box and notebook, but there are tons of options out there.

Personalized playing card box
Personalized playing card box, $42.46 from Not On The High Street
Personalized betting notebook
Personalized betting notebook, $26+ from Etsy

8. For Budding Poker Players

Do you know a poker player who just can’t make up their mind during games? Present them with this and take the stress out of decision-making.

Donkey decision maker
Donkey decision maker, $17.95 from Amazon

9. For Gamblers Who Like To Host Games Nights

Everyone can get involved in a DIY casino party, without leaving the comfort of home.

Host it yourself, or simply hand over one of these boxes for the recipient to create their own evening.

Most packages come with almost everything you need for fun and games, such as a roulette wheel and balls, mats, dice, dealer and poker chips, fake cash, rules, cards and croupier sticks.

Game night kit
Game night kit, $44.99 from Amazon
Host Your Own Casino Night kit
Host Your Own Casino Night, $64.00 from talking tables

10. For Gamblers Who Love Horse Racing

Let them show the world how much they love the sport by wearing a face mask with Secretariat – one of the most famous racehorses, if not the most famous, ever – printed on it.

Secretariat face mask
Mask, $10 from Etsy

Or, if they prefer to show their support in a more subtle way, treat them to this luxury game instead.

Horse racing gametop
Horse racing gametop, $100 from Etsy

We hope you’ve found something on this list that’ll suit the casino lover in your life!