Intro – About, Network
Add a touch of glamour to your online bingo experience with Velvet Bingo, thanks to a website full of those little touches and big bonuses. Velvet Bingo is owned by 8Ball Games and launched in November 2013 on the popular Live Bingo Network. A classic design of the website gives it a distinctive 1940’s glam theme, with lots of deep velvet tones and golden highlights. A disco diva with brown flowing locks and a polka dot dress is waiting to welcome you, with a big deposit package and an even bigger choice of games. You’ll never be stuck for something to play at this mobile enabled bingo site, what with plenty of bingo variants on offer and slots to tickle your fancy. Free bingo is on offer, as well as plenty of ways to win big cash prizes – you just need to decide which bingo promotions to take part in.
There are three deposit bonuses to choose from when you join;
- Deposit £10 and receive £15 to play with
- Deposit £15 and play with a total of £25
- Deposit £20 and play with £40 and receive 20 free spins on the Fluffy Favourites slot.
- That’s not all! New players are welcomed with a free week of bingo – this means they can play without it costing a single penny.
- Terms and conditions: To qualify for the welcome bonus, players must deposit at least £20. A maximum deposit of £20 is permitted and when you opt for the larger of the welcome bonuses, you will receive 20 free spins. There is a wagering requirement of 12x on bingo and 20x on slots.
You won’t find anything out of the ordinary at Velvet Bingo, what with it being on the Live Bingo Network, but there are exciting games to take part in. Sliding jackpots where the quicker you win the house, the more cash you will win, games specifically aimed at night owls, guaranteed bingo jackpots, penny bingo and BOGOF games. The promotions section of the bingo site lists all promotions running and how you can opt into them. One of the popular promotions is the penny bingo games, where fixed prize pots will be won from 4pm until 11pm every night.
There is no loyalty scheme as such, but there is a bonus wheel at Velvet Bingo – which means you do get rewarded for playing. Depositing players will receive a free spin of the wheel, every day for a week after a deposit and on that wheel, are some pretty impressive bonuses;
- Free bingo tickets: 2, 5, 10, 15 and 20 free
- Bingo bonuses: 25p, 50p, £1, £5 and £50!
Also, there is a prize room where hampers, cash, bingo tickets and more are given away every week. Deposit at least £10 a week to receive a golden ticket into the weekly draws.
Software & games
Velvet Bingo operates on the Cozy Games software, which means there are five varieties of bingo to choose from, across eight different themed rooms. The bingo lobby shows the players in each room, price of the current games bingo tickets, prize on offer, jackpot available, start time and an option to pre-buy – should you be otherwise engaged. Big Ben is a 90 ball bingo room, along with Victoria, 2K Cash Drop, Newbie Room, Mid- Week Treat and Penny Rooms. You can play 80 ball bingo in the Down Town bingo room and speed bingo games (30 ball and 50 ball) in the City Hall bingo room. No matter what room you decide to play in, you will find the bingo tickets placed centrally, the ticket purchasing options to the left and a chat box facility to the right. Bingo calls and prize information will be shown to the top of the screen, along with the option to play side games.
Slots, casino games and scratchcards are also offered, but you won’t only find games offered by Cozy Games software – there are some huge names in the online slots industry available to play. NetEnt are a popular choice among slots enthusiasts, with popular titles such as Twin Spin on offer. Other titles on offer include the brand new Finn and the Swirly Spin, Dazzle Me, Hot Habanero and Fairytale Legends: Hansel & Gretel.
To fund your Velvet Bingo account, you need to log in and head to the cashier. As long as you own one or more of the following, then you can play here; Skrill, PayPal, Pay by Mobile, Neteller, PaysafeCard, Visa and MasterCard.
Whilst deposits remain low at £5, you need to deposit at least double that to take advantage of any of eh offers available. Minimum withdrawal is just £10 and processing withdrawals can take up to 7 working days. PayPal and Skrill deposits are processed quicker, taking on average 24hours.
Velvet Bingo is licensed and regulated by the Isle of Man Gambling Commission and the Great Britain Gambling Commission. Full details can be seen at the lower of the welcome screen at Velvet Bingo.
Support & Contact Details
There’s no surprise that Velvet Bingo offer around the clock customer support, but it’s down to the individual player which route they prefer. Some may want to take a look at the FAQ section, where there are details on almost every subject you could possible want to know about the bingo site. If you find the=at the section fails to answer your queries, you can contact a customer support agent through the following channels;
- Telephone: +44(0)2036 081 305 – lines are open 24hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Email: use the form to send your details to a help team member. They will reply within an hour.
- Live chat: use the handy live chat links throughout the bingo site to get instant help.
- Raise a ticket: once logged in, you can trigger support through this route.
Velvet Bingo updates players through the bingo site, so you will only find information on the latest winners, promotions and latest games via Velvet Bingo.