Founded in 1934 by William Hill, William Hill plc is one of the largest and longer-established bookmakers within the United Kingdom, operating in many different gambling sectors.
Formed at a time when gambling was illegal in Britain, William Hill plc was listed in the London Stock Exchange in 2002 and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index, following relegation from the FTSE 100 in 2005.
From its headquarters at the north London suburb of Wood Green as well as Leeds, William Hill generated £997.9 million of revenue in 2009 and employs around 15,000 people.
They proudly represent around 25 per cent of the UK and Ireland market, making them UK’s largest operator, also turning operating income in 2009 of £253 million with a net profit of £81.2 million.
Since the introduction of Playtech, newly branded William Hill Online has an increase to player numbers and a greater loyalty in players. Playtech is industry leading software, and provides a very enjoyable experience.
William Hill Casino, along with many other William Hill gaming sites, is licensed in Gibraltar which is regulated by the Gibraltar Gambling Commissioner to ensure all strict requirements are firmly met.
William Hill’s website offers Sports markets, Casino, Poker, Games, Vegas, Live Casino, Skill, Bingo, Virtual markets, Day trader and a mobile service.
William Hill Casino Offers And Promotions
William Hill offer two different types of First Deposit Bonuses to suit both recreational and high roller casino players.
Deposit at least £35 and William Hill instantly credit your account with 100% bonus, up to £150, high rollers requiring a deposit of at least £1000 receive £300.
William Hill Casino bonuses can be withdrawn after the wagering requirement of 20x depsoit and bonus has been met.
Make a second deposit of at least £35 and receive 75% bonus up to £100 maximum. The second depsoit bonus has an easier wagering of 15x deposit and bonus before winnings can be withdrawn.
In addition, players can earn up to £3500 monthly loyalty bonus and receive £50 for every friend referred on the condition that they make a first deposit of £35 or more.
Finally, William Hill offer a Comp Point system, whereby every £10 you wager at the Casino, William Hill will award you 1 comp point which may be redeemed into a range of items, such as instant cash, bonuses and more.
William Hill Casino Software
In 2008, William Hill went in to partnership with software company Playtech in order to use their software for their gaming websites – including the Casino.
The Israeli company now owns a 29% stake in the new William Hill Online entity, William Hill replacing Cryptologic software with Playtech due to its own shortcomings, now seeing drastically improved player numbers and performance.
Recognized as an industry leader in its field, and operates smoothly and is very highly polished, offering one of the very best experiences on the market.
William Hill Casino Games
William Hill’s website is incredibly stylish and operates quickly and efficiently. As you would expect with a market leader such as William Hill, the website operates a smooth, professional and slick look and feel.
The downloadable Casino area of the site remains extremely clear and easily set up, the area equally as smooth to navigate. Along with Most Popular and New Games tabs, finding what you require is very easy and quick.
Popular games are clearly shown, along with sharp banners and graphics for each game, categoriesed by separate tabs themselves. The casino offers ranges of games from Table Games, Card Games, Slots, Video Poker, Live Casino, Casual Games, Scratch Cards and Jackpots Games.
In total, William Hill offer around 200 games with Roulette, video poker, blackjack, baccarat, craps and slots making up a large proportion of what is on offer. However, there are a large number of arcade style games that are entertaining and well presented.
William Hill’s Casino is playing in both the downloadable form, or in Instant-Play. The downloadable form offers a wider selection of games that Instant-Play, however, the high quality of graphics is not lost in Instant-Play, so either method is a valid choice.
Roulette, Blackjack and Baccarat can all be played with Live Dealers on the William Hill Casino, all offering a high quality service. The look and feel of the vast majority of games on offer is extremely high, this is made possible by the Playtech engine which works extremely well.
The vast majority of games can be played for free with “play money” and is a good option for trying a large number of the games William Hill has on offer. There are easily accessible tabs to view the days’ Winners and Jackpots of which there are many easily into the thousands, and even hundreds of thousands.
William Hill Casino Payment Options
Deposits and Withdrawals are all made through William Hill’s Cashier. When you create an account at William Hill, you’ll get access to their Cashier system which allows very quick and secure deposits. Withdrawals are also processed instantly.
The following credit and debit cards are accepted; Visa, MasterCard, Visa Electron, Delta, Maestro and Switch.
UK freephone is available at 0800 085 6296
International freephone is available at 00800 3551 3551
E-mail is available at firstname.lastname@example.org, including your username or account number ensures prompt assistance.
The website can be viewed in 23 different languages, and deposits are available in Australian Dollar (AUD), Canadian Dollar (CAD), Swiss Franc (CHF), Danish Krone (DKK), Pounds Sterling (GBP), Hong Kong Dollar (HKD), Japanese Yen (JPY), Swedish Krona (SEK), Singapore Dollar (SGD), US Dollar (USD) and EURO (EUR) – all of which can be chosen as default settings for the site.
William Hill Casino Customer Service
Registration is extremely easy on the William Hill website, and you are guided through the process with easy to use forms and everything is dealt with securely. Account management is simple, and contains descript sections where transactions may be viewed, along with personal information and histories.
It is also simple and easy to transfer currency from one section of William Hill’s website to another.
William Hill offers a 24 hour telephone customer service system, along with FAQs, e-mails and game rules clearly displayed.
The FAQ system at William Hill is extensive and contains a large database of knowledge, and accounts for most everyday situations that customers may find themselves in.