What Card Games Can You Play on Your Own?

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By Valerie Becker

Are you looking for some fun card games to play when you’re by yourself? You don’t have to rely on a group of friends to enjoy the thrill of card games. There are plenty of exciting card games that you can play all by yourself.

Here are some great card games that you can enjoy solo:

1. Solitaire

Solitaire is perhaps the most popular card game that people play by themselves.

It’s a classic game that has been around for centuries, and it’s still just as fun today as it was back then. The goal of the game is to create four piles of cards, each pile representing one suit, in ascending order from Ace to King.

2. FreeCell

FreeCell is another classic solitaire game that’s perfect for playing alone. The game involves creating four foundation piles in ascending order from Ace to King, but unlike other solitaire games, all 52 cards are dealt face up at the beginning of the game.

3. Pyramid

Pyramid is a unique and challenging solitaire game that requires strategy and skill. The goal is to remove pairs of cards that add up to 13 from a pyramid-shaped tableau until there are no more cards left.

4. Golf

Golf is a fun and addictive solitaire game that’s perfect for golf enthusiasts or anyone who enjoys a good challenge. The goal is to clear your seven columns of five cards each with as few moves as possible.

5. Spider Solitaire

Spider Solitaire is another popular version of solitaire where the goal is to build eight descending sequences in suit from King down to Ace within tableau columns.


Playing card games alone doesn’t have to be boring or uneventful. With these exciting and challenging games, you’ll have hours of entertainment right at your fingertips.

So why wait? Grab a deck of cards and get ready to have some fun!