Local Casinos

People of South Africa have plenty of choices when they want to enjoy some fun at a casino. Gambling is legal in South Africa and comes in three different forms. Residents can travel to one of the 35 cities that have casinos in them. The casinos are either classified as Horseracing tracks or as Casinos. Each South African province has one casino and one raceboard. There are 45 establishments to choose from.

In South Africa, The National Gambling Act 7 of 2004, makes Internet casino and poker gambling illegal (more). Of course, South African can still use this option and install online or mobile app casinos based offshore. Online casinos have been around for nearly 20 years, and residents of South Africa can find online casinos that are designed for them. These casinos offer 24/7 customer support and accept deposits and pay out winnings in Rands.

Land Based

For those who want the traditional casino experience, the best city to go to in South Africa in Johannesburg.

Casinos near Johannesburg

In this city, there are 4 different casinos to choose from that offer players nearly 5,000 slot machines and 150 table games to play at.

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1. Emperors Palace
64 Jones Rd
Kempton Park, South Africa
+27 11 928 1000

Emperors Palace

2. Montecasino
1 Monte Casino Blvd
Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 510 7000


3. Silverstar Casino
R28, Muldersdrift
Mogale City, Krugersdorp, South Africa
+27 11 662 7300

Silverstar Casino

Silverstar Casino

4. Gold Reef City Casino
Northern Park Way
Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 248 5000

Gold Reef City Casino

Casinos near Cape Town and Western Cape


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1. GrandWest Casino

1 Vanguard Dr
Townsend Estate, Cape Town
7460, South Africa

GrandWest Casino

2. Silver Sands Casino
5 Ndabeni Rd
Ndabeni, Cape Town
7405, South Africa

Silver Sands Casino

3. The Table Bay Hotel
Quay 6, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Cape Town
8001, South Africa

The Table Bay Hotel

4. The Caledon Casino, Hotel and Spa
1 Nerina Way
Western Cape
7230, South Africa

The Caledon Casino, Hotel and Spa

Casinos near Brakpan

In Brakpan, casino enthusiasts will find the Carnival City Casino (website) and Entertainment world, the largest casino facility in South Africa. This casino boast 60 table games and 1750 slot machines that their visitors can take advantage of.

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All of the casinos that are operating in South Africa have great games and are committed to providing the best possible gaming atmosphere.

Casinos in the North West

In the North West province, we find the Rio Casino and The Cascades Hotel near the city Rustenburg.


1. Rio Hotel Casino
Rio Blvd, Klerksdorp, 2571, South Africa
+27 18 469 9100

2. The Cascades Hotel
The Palace of the Lost City
Sun City
0316, South Africa

Online Casinos in South Africa

For those people that cannot or do not want to travel to a traditional casino, the virtual world of online and mobile casinos offers a great alternative. South Africans can find many online casinos that cater to their needs. offers South Africans a fantastic experience that is based on their more than 15 years of experience as an online casino. Springbok Casino and African Palace also make sure that they take care of the residents of South Africa in the best possible way.

In order to find the right online casino, it is important to check a few things. They should be able to accept deposits and allow withdraws in the Rand. There are plenty of electronic payment methods that will allow this. They should also offer a toll-free number that can be used by South Africans for customer support.

Bonuses and promotions that the casino offer should be expressed in the Rand as well. Online casinos that cater to the local residents of South Africa should make sure they have these things in place to attract the players. The players should take the time to find out which casino offers them the best option.