In business since 1985, or (Costa Rica International Sports) is widely regarded as the pioneer of the online sportsbook industry. Having established its roots so early, BetCRIS has fully optimized its product over the years to continue to excel at fulfilling even the most selective of online sports bettors needs. BetCRIS has a large bilingual staff that are known to offer prompt and courteous service. The sportsbook offers thousands of betting markets and combinations, including a comprehensive in-play betting system and state of the art software and casino software. BetCRIS is an A+ rated sportsbook at SBR. In addition to their online sportsbook, casino, and racebook business, BetCRIS have their fingerprints on a number of land based gaming businesses around the globe, including shops in Mexico, Venezuela, Ecuador, Honduras, Guatemala, Peru, and the Dominican Republic.

Another key aspect that has led to BetCRIS success over the years has been their financial standing. Players have long provided positive feedback on the ease of withdrawing large sums from BetCRIS. While some online sportsbooks limit you to smaller sums come payout time, BetCRIS offers a $50,000 weekly maximum payout as soon as you sign up and create an account.

The BetCRIS website offers state of the art Digital Gaming Solutions (DGS) software.

A high point of the operation worth noting for sports bettors is that the managers at BetCRIS are very quick to deal with any potential issues raised by players, a fact that comforts players. Sportsbook Review has visited the BetCRIS headquarters a number of times over the years, the dates of each inspection listed in the module below this section.

Country Restrictions

US players not accepted.

Hours of Operation

Customer service & wagering staff on duty 24 hours, 7 days, 365 days per year.

New Account Bonuses

15% Welcome Bonus up to $500
* All deposit methods except those by Skrill are offered this bonus.
* Minimum deposit of $50.
* Deposits over $300 may be reimbursed fees.
* Bonus is a freeplay. Max bonus $500.
* Five time rollover prior to any withdrawal.

Reload Bonus

10% Reload Bonus up to $500
* Minimum deposit of $50 required. Skrill deposits do not qualify.
* Max bonus $500. Four time rollover in sports.

Most Common Complaint

Loyalty program not extended to professional users.

Live Chat



  • English
  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Portugese

Min. Bet


Max. Bet

Limit varies per sport and managerial discretion.

Overnight Lines

Yes, BetCris posts some of the earliest available lines in the business.

Limit Collars

All action welcomed

Parlay Payoffs:

2 Teams 2.645
3 Teams 5.958
4 Teams 12.283
5 Teams 24.359
6 Teams 47.413
7 Teams 91.424
8 Teams 175.446
9 Teams 335.852
10 Teams 642.082
11 Teams 1226.701
12 Teams 2342.793
13 Teams 4473.514
14 Teams 8541.254
15 Teams 16306.940

Teaser Payoffs:

6 pts 6½ pts 7 pts
2 Team NFL -120 -130 -140
2 Team NCAA 100 -110 -120
3 Team +150 +135 +120
4 Team +235 +215 +200
5 Team +350 +320 +300
6 Team +550 +500 +475
7 Team +800 +700 +600

Software Provider

Digital Gaming Solutions (DGS)

Transaction Polices

Currencies Accepted


Methods of Deposits

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Bank Wire
  • Bank Draft
  • Skrill & Skrill 1-Tap
  • Neteller
  • Click2Pay
  • Entropay
  • P2P

Methods of Withdrawal

Method Fee
Skrill: Minimum $25 withdrawal, max $25,000 per transaction $25 fee per every $8000 requested
EcoPayz:  Minimum $100 withdrawal, max $1,000 per transaction $0 fee, one payout every 7 days
Bank Draft: Minimum $100 withdrawal, max $3,000 per transaction $65 fee per draft
Agencia BetCRIS: Withdraw cash from local BetCRIS shop in Mexico, Venezuela, Peru, Ecuador, Honduras, Guatemala, Panama No fee


Headquartered in San Jose, Costa Rica

Date Established


Phone Numbers

Customer Service: 1-800-270-0971