Graceland Casino Review
Directions From Pietermaritzburg (Oribi) Airport
- Take the N3 South
- Take the N17 Toll Road toward Springs and continue for about 93km
- Take the R546 / Evander exit and turn right at the end of the off-ramp towards Evander and Standerton
- Travel 5.7km on the R546, then take the slipway left onto the R77
- Travel 8.5km on the R77 and turn right at the traffic lights onto Walter Sisulu Road
- At the 4 way stop turn right onto Embalenhle Road
- The Graceland Entrance Gate is on your right
Deep South hospitality meets African adventure at Graceland Hotel Casino and Country Club, a stunning casino and accommodation resort in memorable Mpumalanga. As part of the Peermont Group of hotels, casinos and resorts, Graceland Casino is committed to top standards across the board, and this can clearly be seen from the exciting casino games to the excellent dining options, recreational facilities and hotel.
One of the key attractions of Graceland is its spectacular casino which features a main casino floor, the Horse Shoe Smoking Casino and the Manhattan Prive. The Horse Shoe Casino, just off the main casino floor and enclosed by a glass wall, is a slots only area and boasts the last world in video multi line slots. Smoking is allowed in this casino.
The main, no smoking casino, offers a wide variety of slot machines and Progressive Jackpots. The Manhattan Casino offers exclusive gaming on a private floor above the main casino and is limited mainly to high rollers (although several lower denominations are available). Smoking is allowed.
The majority of the games at this casino are exciting slot machines which offer game play at various denominations. Some of the industry’s most popular machines are available on the casino floor, and regularly offer promotions to make gameplay even more exciting. All in all, there are over 350 slot games at Graceland Casino, open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
In addition to slots, players will find 16 various table games, including Roulette, Blackjack, Poker and Texas Hold ’em. The table games operate on weekdays from Mondays to Wednesdays from 2 pm until closing time (not before 3 am) and on weekends from Thursdays to Sundays and public holidays from noon until closing time (not before 4.30 am).
The casino offers players a number of attractive deals, such as the Winners Circle Card which offers the opportunity to earn loyalty points by playing slots and taking part in promotional activities.
Restaurant and bar
Graceland Casino offers a range of dining options to suit all palates, whether visitors feel like an al fresco lunch or an intimate dinner before an exciting casino session.
The Blue Bayou restaurant offers the opportunity to wine and dine on dishes from around the world, while the more informal American Café offers a great view to the casino floor and serves light meals.
The Augusta Club Lounge reflects the class and tradition of some of the best golf clubs in the world, and the Palm Terrace Snack Bar and Halfway House overlook the pool terrace. The best place to get a drink at Graceland Casino is the delightful Buffalo Bill’s, reminiscent of the Wild West Saloons of yesteryear.
The Peermont Walmont at Graceland is a four star hotel, offering 98 rooms and suites, all of them with panoramic views over the pool and golf course. The elegant hotel is styled in a Victoria-American theme, with the latest facilities offered as a splendid merging between old and new. The hotel offers air conditioning, wireless Wi Fi, 24 hour room service and satellite TV. The Graceland Country Club offers a Gary Player styled golf course. The hotel has one presidential suite and 3 junior suites.
Entertainment Facilities Besides the golf course, casino and multiple bars and restaurants, visitors will find other forms of entertainment at Graceland, including current movies at the Limelight Theatre, as well as live entertainment and events held regular at the Buffalo Bill’s Showbar and more. Fun activities are also offered for youngsters, ranging from the Magic Company video game arcade to the Frontier Trading Store novelty and gift shop.