Gala Bingo

Gala - you just can’t miss the blue and yellow temples to the beautiful game in every town in the country – it’s where many of us first tried our hand at the brilliant game of bingo. But Gala Bingo has a massive presence online as well, packing even more fun and offers into a fantastic package.

If you aren’t a member of then you are seriously missing out. There is a £30 sign-up bonus and seven days of free bingo for newbies for a start – what are you waiting for?

First Impressions is the granddaddy of all bingo sites. Part of the Coral group, another well-known high street name, it has all the professionalism you would expect from such a big player.

Gala Bingo has much more going on than many other sites, with stand-out features including Vegas games, Lotto and the new Gala Flutter site, where you can bet on sports and showbiz. You may feel a bit lost - and there isn't a FAQ section - but a few clicks and you will find your way around

Gala Bingo Lobby

Gala Bingo Lobby

Bonuses and Promotions

  • Once you register, deposit a minimum of £10 and spend it on bingo tickets and you find £30 extra in your account. Magic? No, just the GalaBingo welcome bonus!
  • Ask a chat host for the Newbie promotion code, enter it into the lobby, deposit and spend £20 and you will also receive 5,000 Buzz loyalty points.
  • Opt in to the Buzz Millionaire promo and play a minimum of six days a month, spending at least £20. You could be in with a chance of winning a million Buzz loyalty points.
  • Refer a Friend to and you receive £20 as soon as they spend a tenner.

Free Gala Bingo

  • As well as the £30 sign-up bonus, lucky new members get seven days play in the Newbie Room, where there are four hours of free bingo every day. That is 12 games an hour, each with a guaranteed £25 available for each game. That’s free money!!
  • When you refer a friend to you will be entered into a weekly draw to win free bingo for a year.
  • Every Monday between 7pm and 9pm the Royal Room hosts two hours of BOGOF bingo. Tickets start at 10p.
  • Gain entry to the Cosmopolitan Lounge by spending £30 on bingo tickets during the week. This will entitle you to an hour of free bingo on Sunday between 8pm and 9pm – with £2,500 in prize pool winnings.

Bingo and Slot Games

Easier to say what Gala Bingo doesn’t have! When it comes to bingo, there is something for everyone, spread across more than 20 rooms. Ninety-ball, 80-ball, 75-ball, crazy fast 50-ball and a bagful of specials, like Coronation Street bingo, a Gala exclusive featuring a progressive jackpot. also caters for slot game enthusiasts with nearly 200 top games. There are 38 jackpot slots, including Clover Rollover and Chests of Plenty.

Don’t forget the whole new world of slots and games under the Gala Vegas tab, as well as plentiful scratchcards and mini-games.

Gala Bingo Mobile App have updated their mobile app so it now includes 40 games and slots, scratch cards and mini games and 13 bingo rooms. The daily jackpots are all there, and you can use the chat function.

The Gala Bingo mobile app is available for iPad and iPhone, but there is a specially adapted mobile site for other tablet and smartphone users.

Gala Bingo Clubs has a separate section dedicated to the real-life Gala Bingo clubs, so you can find the nearest one near you. It also lists all the latest offline promos and news.

Site Overall

What can I say? Gala Bingo is as good as gold - it really does have the lot. It is a bright, buzzing site but never brash, with a warm and friendly welcome; it also has some of the liveliest games going and is surely the one all the others want to be. Go Gala!

Gala Bingo Reviewed by Glitzy Bingo Rating: 4.5