PokerRoom Casino

Launched back in 1999, this site has a lot of active players (and many less active!) and runs as a stand-alone poker room. Has had a lot of good press and offers an informative website for the new player. Also offers Chinese Poker and a lite version of the software. Plenty of tournaments and prizes on offer and the great find a player utility encourages a good community spirit here. Also has a Poker School for newbies.