GOLDFIELDS CASINO – SOUTH OF JOHANNESBURG
Set in the heart of Welkom, Goldfields Casino is just a few hours south of Johannesburg and offers action-packed fun away for the whole family. Ideal for those looking for a weekend away as well as day travellers, the casino, hotel, entertainment complex and more provide more than enough enjoyment opportunities for guests of all ages. Built within the complex’s walls are restaurants, a VIP salon, gambling facilities, bars and much more that make this one of the most interesting casinos South Africa has to offer, both for international travellers and for those who’ve lived in the country their whole lives.
Having been awarded the prestigious Silver Heritage certificate, the casino offers games galore including over 250 slots, nine tables and more. The casino operates from 12:00 each day and closes at 04:00 in the morning, providing a perfect platform for those who want an enjoyable afternoon or players who like to stay entertained well into the night. The casino’s three sections, Salon Prive, smoking and non-smoking ensure that players of all types have a comfortable experience while they pursue the heart-racing rush of their favourite games. Besides the slots and video poker machines, the casino also boasts poker, roulette and blackjack, so those who like to switch between the tables will be kept enthralled for hours on end.
Dining at the casino is an experience in itself and the main restaurant, Explorers Restaurant, offers all kinds of fare that visitors will find too delectable to resist. Breakfasts are brilliant, lunches are luxurious and the dinners, which comprise of grills, pasta, salads and more, are delicious every time. The casino complex also sports a sports bar, making it an ideal place to spend time watching the rugby and having a few drinks while meeting new people. Additionally, coffee houses, bars and more are within walking distance of the casino, for those looking to spread their wings. For those hoping to do some antiquing or hiking, tours can be found online or through recommendations via the Goldfields Casino staff.
Close to the Tsogo Sun, Goldfields Casino is able to offer guests accommodation in the vicinity. Though it does not own the hotel, per se, the casino’s staff can arrange for guests to spend the night either in the hotel, or in one of the comfortable and secure guest houses in the area. Guests can arrange their own accommodation if preferred, with recommendations from the staff too. Those visiting just for the day will also find that there is ample parking for their cars and more than enough facilities available to make a trip of any length comfortable and enjoyable.
Goldfields Casino is one of the finest establishments in the country, offering entertainment for all thanks to the restaurants, the bars, the casino and the many things to do and see within the vicinity. Well worth a visit, Goldfields is a South African institution that makes having fun a priority, no matter how old you are or what kinds of things you enjoy doing.