BOARDWALK CASINO AND ENTERTAINMENT WORLD REVIEW
Directions From Port Elizabeth Airport (6km @ 11 min)
- Exit the airport and turn right at the traffic circle.
- Continue to second traffic circle (Allister Miller Drive).
- At the traffic lights turn right into Strandfontein Road.
- At the second set of traffic lights carry on straight – the road connects with Le Roche Drive.
- At the next traffic light turn right into Beach Road.
- The Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment world is on your right.
Situated in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape, the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment world has been described as a mini-Disney-meets-Vegas, infused with stunning Victorian architecture and set against the backdrop of the Indian Ocean.
The Boardwalk is an entire resort rolled into one, incorporating an action-packed casino, a 140 room hotel, a state of the art convention center, a well-equipped, world-class spa and fitness center, and multiple entertainment facilities for the entire family.
The Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World is well situated within walking distance of Port Elizabeth's stunning beaches and buzzing eateries, while the resort itself is packed with stores, curio shops and more.
The Boardwalk Casino offers players the rare opportunity to combine Vegas style gambling action against the stunning beauty of the Indian Ocean. The casino is the only licensed gambling establishment in Nelson Mandela Bay and offers a good range of options to suit all types of players, and at every skill and betting level. Slots are available 24 hours a day and seven days a week, incorporating 900 machines with 2c – R50 denominations. Selected machines also carry mystery jackpots so that you could win big at any time of the day or time, totally at random. All machines at the Boardwalk Casino are smart-card-operated. The casino also carries 24 gaming tables, including American Roulette, Blackjack, Blackjack Switch and Poker. The casino is spread over smoking and non-smoking sections and also offers the exclusive Charter Club for VIP players. ATMs and cash desks are conveniently set up in the casino, which is also located close to the accommodation facilities.
Dining and Bars
Nobody ever goes hungry at the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World, thanks to the superb selection of bars and restaurants in the complex. These range from top European restaurants to intimate side-walk cafes. There are also several fast-food brands for fun family feasting. For spectacular views over the Algoa Bay while dining, choose Kiplings Brasserie Restaurant, located in the 5 star hotel. The Bayside Pantry has excellent cooked dishes at affordable prices, while the Lobby Lounge is the perfect place to enjoy High Tea in comfort. A selection of bars includes the Bravo Bar which boasts live entertainment on a regular basis, the private Charter Club Bar for Salon Prive members, as well as the ethnic Tshawe Bar.
The brand new Boardwalk Hotel, Convention and Spa boasts 140 particularly large sea-facing guestrooms with different accommodation options. Visitors can choose anything from the Luxury King Room to the different sized suites. Run by Africology, the Boardwalk Spa includes everything guests need to feel fresh and pampered, including an indoor heated pool, African inspired treatments and massages and a unique cold water Hydrotherapy walkway.