Meropa Casino is part of the Meropa Casino and Entertainment World complex
in the Limpopo province of South Africa.
It is situated 5 kilometres from Polokwane,
the capital of Limpopo. The complex nestles between forests and large mountain
The iconoclastic baobab tree is indigenous to this region. The famous
Kruger National Park is not too far away.
The casino itself is of upmarket design, with modern technology employed throughout.
Instead of feeding coins to slot machines, smart cards are used, to make
playing slots convenient and completely safe.
There is a modern conference centre, capable of housing 400 delegates. Although
there is no integrated hotel, the nearby Town Lodge Hotel has 102 rooms.
complex also contains Wild Thingz, a butterfly, bird and reptile reserve, as
well as Go-Kart tracks, Adventure Golf, a kids playground, and a Cultural Fair
and Market with an amphitheatre
Meropa Casino is a thoroughly modern complex set in completely rural
surroundings, allowing visitors the best of both worlds.
Gaming and Casino Facilities
Meropa Casino is a medium-sized casino, which is owned by the Sun International
hotel and casino group. Although not an overly large casino itself, it benefits
from the latest in modern technology.
Smart cards are used to operate the slot
machines. Players exchange cash for smart cards at the cashier and then do not
need to carry large amounts of coins on their person in order to play the slots
The casino contains 324 slots, including those linked to the Dream Machine
networked progressive slots jackpot, and the Poker Magic progressive poker
Denominations range between 5c and R25, providing hours of gaming pleasure to
suit every pocket.
There are 12 tables in total, comprising 2 American roulette tables, 2 blackjack
tables in the smoking area, and 4 American roulette and 4 blackjack tables in
the non-smoking area.
The slots machines are open 24 hours a day, with the tables
opening at 11h00 until the casino closes. All games are offered 7 days a week.
Below are some of the fantastic Jackpots available at the Meropa Casino
Network-linked progressive slots jackpot
Minimum Jackpot: R1 000 000
Progressive poker jackpot
Minimum Jackpot: R100 000
Most Valued Guests Programme
Regular casino players become members of the Sun International Most Valued Guests
There are 4 levels of membership: maroon, silver, gold and
platinum. Points are earned that can be exchanged for goods and services.
MVGs at Meropa Casino get the following benefits:
20% discount on food bill at Squires Grill for Platinum cardholders
15% discount on food bill at Squires Grill for Gold Cardholders
10% discount off food bill at Squires Grill for Silver cardholders
5% discount off food bill at Squires Grill for Maroon cardholders
Special Gold MVG parking
Dining and Entertainment Facilities
Bars & Clubs (1)
Sweets from Heaven
Squires Grill and Bar
Fast Food (1)
Meropa Fast Food
Coffee Shops & Tea Rooms (1)
WildThingZ Tea Room
WildThingZ Bird and Reptile Park
WildThingZ Butterfly Display and Insectarium
Daily Raptor and Snake shows
For the Kids
The Magic Company
Indoor arcade featuring 60 of the latest hi-tech video games and simulators
Crèche for babies and young children
Hotel and Lodging Facilities
The Meropa Casino does not have a hotel, but it does have conference facilities,
and there is a Town Lodge budget hotel nearby.
The hotel has 102 different rooms,
including two rooms for paraplegics and 4 suites. Interlinked family rooms are
The large conference facilities are completely modern, and can accommodate up
to 600 delegates.
The latest audio-visual equipment is provided, and there are
4 additional smaller rooms for workshops to be held in, which can accommodate
20 delegates at a time.
One of these is a fully-equipped modern boardroom with
communications facilities. The main conference auditorium can also cater for
banquets, and can seat 500 guests.
Town Lodge (102)
2 paraplegic rooms
96 standard rooms
Location and Contact Details
Meropa Casino and Entertainment World is located 5km outside Polokwane in the
Limpopo Province of South Africa.
Take the N1 highway to Polokwane from Johannesburg,
at follow the sign posts once nearing Polokwane.
Plot 59 Sterkloop, Roodepoort Road, Polokwane, Limpopo, 0700
Private Bag X777, Polokwane, Limpopo, 0700
Telephone: +2715 290 5400
Facsimile: + 2715 290 5401
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