Paddy Power Bingo Review
About Paddy Power Bingo
Paddy Power Bingo got a fresh new look in November 2013 - the green and gold design being replaced by dark green and pink - still very distinctive, but in a much more modern way. Hopping forward to April 2017 the site adopted the new Playtech HTML5 platform and that meant that the games were brought smack bang up to date and games that had previously only been available on mobile became available to laptop/desktop players too.
In early 2018 the rest of the site caught up with the games platform and got a fresh new look too. You will have to enter a chat name when you log back in as an existing player, but all your points and reward status have been carried forward.
There is an excellent selection of gaming options to meet every need. The software and gameplay are excellent and it does not take long to get at your winnings, even in a Paddy Power shop if you want it in cash.
Rooms can be busy, especially the more popular 90 ball and 75 ball networked rooms, but this makes for good prizes. What Paddy Power does do though if offer some exclusive promos and chat games just for its own players.
Anyone looking for the social element of bingo, but not wanting to leave the comfort of the living room should try Paddy Power Bingo to play bingo online. This bingo site, established since 2006, is much more than just a place to play a game of bingo. It’s a huge community of friendly bingo fans from the UK, Ireland and across Europe.
It doesn’t matter if you want to play for small stakes or big jackpots. This site caters for absolutely everyone, from absolute beginners to seasoned players looking for more challenging games and tournaments to get stuck into.
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New player offer
400% new player deposit bonus on a £10 first deposit and spend.*
Paddy Power Bingo has made it easy to register, with a process that really does take just a minute. The site offers all new depositing players a £25 bingo bonus and a £15 slots bonus that is triggered when any first deposit of £10 or more is made and when just £10 is spent on bingo tickets.
Maximum bonus available is £40 and translates as a 400% welcome offer. Only deposits using debit/credit cards or Paypal are eligible for this offer.
After that make use of the Paddy Power Bingo Newbie Room. It's open for 10 days to learn the ropes, chat to other new players and try to win some newbie money. Once you sign up and spend £1 cash on bingo tickets the Newbie Room, with free bingo prize pots of up to £10 a game, will be revealed in the Lobby.
The room opens Monday- Saturday: 12pm-1pm and 7pm-9pm and on a Sunday: 7pm to 8pm. Bingo bonus winnings in this room have a x1 wagering requirement.
*New Customer Offer Only. Deposit and play £10 on Bingo games within 30 days of joining Paddy Power Bingo. Get £25 paid as Slots Bonus (x20 wagering requirement) and £15 as Bingo bonus (x5 wagering requirement). One per customer. Full T&Cs apply.
- 90 ball bingo
- 75 ball bingo
- 80 ball bingo
- Speed Bingo
- Rainbow Riches bingo
- Cash Cubes
- Bouncy Balls Bingo
- Deal or No Deal Bingo
- Who Wants to be a Millionaire Bingo
- Lucky Numbers Bingo
Speed bingo is a popular feature at Paddy Power Bingo and alongside the networked speed bingo games in the Crystal room you will find the Speed Trap room. This was enhanced early in 2016 to be cheaper, speedier and to offer more chances to win than before.
Super Bargain Room - Paddy Power Bingo loves to offer value for money bingo as well as the chance to win some big prizes. In March 2016 the site merged two of its most popular rooms, the Super Room and the Bargain Basement to create the Super Bargain Room.
It's all new and improved and incorporates all the best features of the two rooms under one roof. There are more games, more chances to win and, even more importantly, is said to be even cheaper to play.
Cash Cubes and Bouncy Balls Bingo became available on pc in April 2017, having previously only been available on mobile.
While most games are 90 ball there are five 75 ball options, both 5-line games and pattern bingo and an 80 ball room, while Rainbow Riches Bingo gets a tab all of its own.
Slots and casino games
Choose from 112 different slots games in the slots section of the Paddy Power Bingo site. These are from a number of different developers and feature some exclusive Paddy Power Games with 'must drop' jackpots' that can be won multiple times per day.
There is a special tab for these exclusive games so no mistaking which ones they are. Look for perennial favourite slot games like Kitty Glitter and Pixies of the Forest, Playtech games such as Mafia Millions and Clover Rollover, plus games common to Playtech sites like Chests of Plenty and Adventures in Wonderland, plus popular Eyecon slots like Fluffy Favourites and Shamen's Dream.
In this instance the casino games seem to be separate from the slots gaming section and have been confined to their own separate section on the Paddy Power site.
Roughly about 64 of the games from the main list are available to play as bingo side games. These would mainly be the ones from Playtech themselves of from Eyecon.
Paddy Power was first and foremost a bookmaker, but made the successful transition to online sportsbook betting and gradually added all the other online gaming options.
You're probably aware that Paddy Power's roots are in Sports Betting. Within their sports book offering, you'll find one of the most comprehensive services in the UK from a bookies. The standard from British and Irish betting operators is exceptionally good and Paddy Power are no exception.
They set themselves apart from your average bookies with a fantastic range of daily bonuses in the form boosted betting odds (greater odds on special events for example). A selection of losing bet money back offers on horse racing and football and the chance to bet on some of the stranger somewhat novelty betting markets.
Along with their desktop sports book offering, you'll find a range of betting apps including the innovative messenger system, that essentially allows you to message your bet to Paddy Power within an app, making betting faster for those who need a quick bet.
They provide all the recognised 'standard' features for the modern gambler, from cashout to in-play betting, and their customer experience has been known to go the extra mile when refunding bets for random sporting occurrences that other bookies would normally ignore.
Also access Poker, Casino, Live Casino, Virtuals, Lotteries and Vegas games within the same website in their own dedicated sections for even more choice and variety.
Withdrawal and wagering
- Minimum withdrawal: £10
- Processing time: 48 hours
- Bingo wagering requirement: 3x bonus
- Slots wagering requirement: 20x bonus
Wagering requirements can differ depending on the games you choose to play. See website T&Cs for further details as requirements may have changed since the time of writing.
Bonus must be used within 30 days or it will be removed.
Photo id, proof of address and copy of card may be requested.
Help and support
- Live Help
- Tel: 0800 028 2497
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
There are links on site to the social media accounts for sportsbook fans relating to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, G+ and G+1, but no links to the accounts relating to bingo:
Facebook: No dedicated page for Paddy Power Bingo located.
Twitter: There is a Twitter account for Paddy Power Bingo, but it is not currently active having been last updated in November 2015.
Paddy Power Bingo on mobile and tablet
You can access Paddy Power Bingo via any mobile device on the relevant mobile browser. The games are fully optimised for mobile play.
The layout of the mobile version of the site is not overly complicated but you will have to find Paddy Power Bingo’s bingo section amongst its other sections. Swipe the navigation section located at the top of the screen till you see Paddy Power Bingo.
Once in the bingo section everything is laid out perfectly. There is a great selection of games to choose from and easy to understand schedule to help you know what games are about to start. All of Paddy Power Bingo’s promotions are available at the top of the screen.
Paddy Power Bingo’s mobile version has all the same games as the desktop version, such as Cash Cubes Bingo, Deal or No Deal Bingo and Rainbow Riches Bingo. The games are fully optimised for mobile play.
The layout of the games are simplistic and easy to understand, which makes Paddy Power Bingo on mobile even more straightforward to use.
Overall Paddy Power Bingo is great on mobile but we would advise to use the app version, mainly because it’s a lot quicker to access the bingo section. It runs really well, with no crashes and the whole experience is a great.
iOS App Store - Paddy Power Bingo have dedicated app just for their bingo section. Which helps keep it straightforward and easy to use for any user. The layout of the app is identical to Paddy Power Bingo’s bingo section on their browser version, see our “Access via mobile browser” for further details.
Google Play - Paddy Power Bingo was among the first UK bingo operators to ensure they had an app in the Google Play Store when this opened up once more to pay to play gaming apps.
The app is proving very popular as it is fast to download and opens up a world of great bingo games and slots and is easily accessed wherever you are.
Android - Paddy Power Bingo provides an alternative way of downloading an app to your android phone. Simply go to paddypower.com/android-download/bingo/ and follow the instructions provided. You will have remove particular security settings on your phone to allow the app to download correctly onto your phone.
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