MEROPA CASINO REVIEW
Directions From Polokwane International Airport
- Head southeast on Gateway St 290 m
- Turn left to stay on Gateway St 1.6 km
- Turn right onto Landdros Mare St 5.0 km
- Turn right onto Thabo Mbeki St/R101
- Continue to follow R101
- Go through 1 roundabout 4.7 km
- Turn left onto Prov Roodepoort St
Influenced by a strong Moroccan style, the Meropa Casino and Entertainment World in Limpopo offers visitors a wide range of activities, both indoors and out. The 24/7 casino is a Mecca for gambling fans, while there is also plenty of action in the surrounding areas.
Visitors are invited to stay in the 3 star Town Lodge Polokwane which complements the style and entertainment features of the casino to perfection.
Rich Moroccan décor is seen throughout the hotel and casino, while a number of excellent eateries and bars suit the palates of all types of patrons.
Families enjoy what the Sun International owned Meropa Casino and Entertainment World has to offer them, including an exciting wild life park, mini golf, go-karting and more.
The Meropa Casino offers slots, table games and a Salon Prive for exclusive players. There are an impressive 404 slot machines on the casino floor, catering to all types of players. From classic slot games to advanced, state of the art coinless slot machines, players will be entertained for hours. Coin denominations range from 2c to R25 on popular games such as Geisha, Golden Pyramids, Queen of the Nile and Pompeii, all by software provider, MVG.
The casino offers 17 table games, spread out conveniently across the smoking, non smoking and Salon Prive. Games include American Roulette, Texas Hold 'em, Casino War and Blackjack, with betting ranges up to R50.
Poker fans will be thrilled with the exclusive Poker Lounge on the main casino floor, which holds exciting Texas Hold 'em tournaments each weekend.
The exclusive KIBA Salon Prive is an oasis for high rollers looking for privacy and pampering – from personal waiters to car wash facilities, a comfortable seating area and a cash desk.
Dining and Bars
There is an excellent selection of bars and restaurants in the area, from international cuisine facilities to fast food. The family oriented Harvest Charcoal Grill is a popular a la carte grill house that serves excellent meat, seafood and vegetarian dishes. Enjoy delicious African delicacies at the lively Jembe Tavern, where outside braai tables complement the indoor eating area, and where live entertainment such as comedy and cabaret take place on a regular basis. Situated on the casino floor is the African style Ngoma Bar, accessible day and night, while Meropa Fast Foods and WildThingz Café are also well worth a visit.
Visitors to Meropa Casino and Entertainment World can stay at the three star Town Lodge Polokwane, popular among business and leisure travelers alike. The 102 rooms are all tastefully decorated, while the guest swimming pool in the courtyard is the perfect place to relax after a long day of exploring the area or an action-packed night of gambling.