SUN COAST CASINO REVIEW
From the N3
- Take all signs to 'Beaches'. Once you reach the beachfront, take all signs to North Coast/Battery Beach & SUNCOAST.
From the North Coast / N4
- Take the off-ramp to Blue Lagoon, and then follow all signs to Battery Beach/SUNCOAST Boulevard/SUNCOAST.
From the South Coast
- Take the off-ramp to the Victoria Embankment. Follow this road until you reach the signs to the North Coast. Turn left into Stanger Street until you reach the exit to Argyle Road. Turn right and follow signs to SUNCOAST Boulevard.
Sun Coast Casino is a relatively new player in the South African gambling industry but has certainly impacted the Durban region significantly since its construction. The casino, built in stunning art deco style, is conveniently situated on Durban’s beachfront and is near all the luxury hotels that dot the boulevard.
Sun Coast Casino has built up an international name for itself, attracting celebrity guests keen to try out the entertainment facilities that this complex has to offer. Over and above the casino, Sun Coast also incorporates a top quality night club, bars, restaurants, a private beach, movie theaters and even facilities to keep the kids entertained. The casino is operated by the Tsogo Sun gambling group.
The casino floor at Suncoast is sprawled across 7000 square meters, bringing players a vast Vegas style gambling environment in the heart of Africa! There are an incredible 1250 slot machines to choose from, with tantalizing themes, challenging bonus features, huge payouts and a wide range of gambling denominations that range from 10c to R100!
The casino floor is divided into two – the larger non-smoking area and the smaller but equal quality smoking section. The main floor carries 747 slot machines while, the smoking section a further 419.
For high rollers looking for that extra thrill of wagering higher denominations, the Salon Prive provides the perfect solution with its 84 slot machines. Over twenty progressive jackpots vie to pay out literally millions of rands in prize money and can be triggered for as little as 25c. Try your luck on the Sunstruck slot machine and win up to R1 million for an initial investment of just R1!
Sun Coast Casino also boasts over 50 gaming tables, with games such as blackjack, American roulette and poker. The minimum bet at most blackjack tables is R25, with a maximum of R10K. The roulette tables accept bets of as little as R5.
Sun Coast regularly updates its games so that players are always sure to find something new and surprising. New arrivals at the casino include Neptune’s Kingdom, Jade Elephant and Pyramid of the Kings, which include the latest gaming technology. Multi coin progressive slot machines, dubbed the Jackpot Party, that use the last word in touch screen gaming technology and offer a four tiered payout jackpot system are also located on the main gaming floor.
Dining and Bars
Sun Coast boasts a good variety of restaurants that represent cuisines from every corner of the globe. These include Mugg & Bean, News Café, Circus Circus, Daytona Spur and Cape Town Fish Market.
While there is no hotel in the Suncoast Casino complex, it is nevertheless conveniently situated within very close distance to some of the city’s top hotels.