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Hemingways Casino

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Province: Eastern Cape

Address: Cnr Western Ave. & Two Rivers Drive, East London 5201

Phone: + 27-43-707-7777

Fax: + 27-43-707-7777

Email: hemingwayshotel.reservations@tsogosun.com

Website: http://www.hemingways.co.za/Pages/default.aspx

Driving Directions to East London Airport (20mins)

  • Head east toward Settlers Wy/R72 350 m
  • Continue onto Settlers Wy/R72
  • Continue to follow R72 8.0 km
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Oxford St 2.8 km
  • Continue onto Union Ave 1.7 km
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Western Ave 1.5 km
  • Make a U-turn at Shaw Rd


The Southern Sun Hemingways combines laid-back Key West charm with the beautiful surroundings of East London. Situated in the Eastern Cape, the Hemingways Casino is set on stunning grounds and is considered the perfect base to explore the surrounding areas.

Hemingways Hotel and Casino is completely private, with the top-notch casino, retail complex and entertainment sections all incorporated on the grounds, allowing for 24/7 playing and relaxing. The complex is also geared towards business travellers who will appreciate the workstations and conference options set up at Hemingways. The hotel provides 24-hour free and secure parking and round-the-clock food and beverage service and is the perfect example of opulence meeting entertainment.

The Hemingway Mall offers over 150 stores, including clothing and jewellery shops, restaurants, beauty salons, banking establishments, music shops and more.


Players can enjoy a number of super gaming options in an intimate setting, finding everything they’d expect to find on a world class gaming floor. The Hemingways Casino boasts video poker, video reel machines, poker, blackjack and American Roulette. Table game limits range from R5 to R1,000 catering to budget players and high rollers alike. There are 500 slot machines on the casino floor, with denominations ranging from as little as 1c to R25, in operation 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.

Besides the main casino area, there is also a smoking area gaming floor, as well as a VIP Salon Prive. This ultra-exclusive room, reminiscent of the 20’s Cotton Club era, is private, secure and intimate, complete with a bar area and gaming area that incorporates high roller video reel games, poker machines, roulette tables and blackjack tables.

Dining and Bars

Hemingways Casino, Hotel and Entertainment Complex offers a wide range of restaurants and bars to suit the mood and palettes of all visitors. The Key Largo Restaurant has stunning views of the 4-star hotel’s gardens. Latitudes is another culinary destination that offers mouthwatering meals and a good selection of local and international beers.

Hemingways Mall is home to a dazzling array of fast food and dining options, including Cafe Bella, Mugg & Bean, Wimpy, RJ’s Steak House, Spur, Panarottis, KFC, Debonairs and Steers.


Accommodation at Hemingways is the luxurious four-star hotel on the casino grounds. The décor of this 108-room hotel has been inspired by the Key West home of the acclaimed author Ernest Hemingway, with a relaxed, sub-tropical ambience.

Of the 100 + hotel rooms, seven are suites, while the presidential suite is towards Nahoon and the Indian Ocean. Hotel amenities include a swimming pool and fitness center, beautiful gardens, conference facilities and access to the mall, an indoor adventure center and cinemas

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