Casino Description

Conveniently located on 64 Jones Road, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, South Africa, Emperors Palace Hotel and Casino is a world-class destination for travel connoisseurs who seek nothing else other than luxurious and extravagant living. Sitting next to O.R Tambo International Airport, this magnificent facility is an epicureans’ paradise, a rich tapestry of luxury, and a one-stop gaming destination for gambling enthusiasts. Indeed, it is not without reason that this resort is dubbed the African Las Vegas.

Emperors Palace is an integrated complex that exudes a perfect blend of timeless classical elegance, sheer opulence, and excitement. Considering it’s located alongside the Johannesburg Airport, guests from international fronts won’t need any shuttle service as the resort is just a walking distance away. Emperors Palace Hotel and Casino is owned and operated by one of the industry’s leading company, Peermont Global Limited.

Emperors Palace offers classy and luxurious accommodations in its four world-class hotels. These include the stylish five-star D’Oreale Grand, the 4-star Peermont Mondior, the 3-star Metcourt Laurel and the Peermont Metcourt Suites. The 5-star Peernmont D’Oraele Grande Hotel at Emperors Palace offers unsurpassed luxury in its 196 rooms which are accompanied by other amenities including the a Business Center and Club Floor Lounge on the top floor. Metcourt Laurel features standard accommodation with 80 rooms and suites while the Mondior Concorde Hotel features 150 comfortable and spacious rooms which are readily affordable. All rooms at Emperors Palace feature a coffee making machine, high-speed internet access, air-conditioning, personal safe, TV and spacious bathrooms with signature bathroom amenities.

Guests at this resort a have variety of options when it comes to wining and dining. There are at least 15 restaurants and bars spread throughout the facility offering a gourmet experience exceeding the expectations of even those with the most refined palate. Nearly every cuisine is available at this facility ranging from the acclaimed Al Fresco breakfast, to traditional South African fare as well as seafood and international buffets. Besides, its seven elegant bars offer visitors the perfect environment to rest, relax, quench their thirst, and enjoy the fresh African atmosphere.

Gamers should brace themselves for world-class gaming experience at this impressive integrated casino and hotel that sits in a stunningly designed environment. This facility comes with a dramatic interior décor that’s complete with hand painted murals and large Roman arches which help to create a perfect ambiance for a five-star gaming experience. Its spacious gaming floor spans over 188,000 square feet and features close to 2,000 slot machines, 68 gaming tables, and a poker room with 15 poker tables. Emperors Palace is also recognized for holding boxing fights and tournaments featuring both local and international participants.

Entertainment is full-scale at Emperors Palace Casino & Hotel. As such, guests can catch various domestic and international dance extravaganzas, plays and musicals at the 756-seater Theater of Marcellus or head to the Nu Metro movie theater which features six cinemas with 1250 seats. This venue also houses one of the largest cinema halls in Africa known as the Pantheon. It boasts over 500 seats.

For more all-night long fun and excitement, visitors can also head to Marc Antony’s Cigar Lounge for a taste of some of the world’s finest cigars, cognacs, and whiskeys. Its Odeon Showbar is also a fantastic venue for the fascinating cabaret revue and also home to hilarious comedy shows, screened sporting events, jazz nights and more.

Guests seeking for an ultimate relaxation zone can head to Octavia’s Day Spa where breathtaking opulence meets the art of top-notch personal service. On the other hand, shopping connoisseurs can take a stroll through shops at this venue which reminiscent of high-end fashion places in the world.

Inside Emperors Palace also sits a beautiful children center which offers a safe and stimulating environment for the younger kids.

Casino Details
General
  • +27 11 928 1000
  • Table Games: 68
  • Self Parking: yes
    Gaming Machines: 1724
  • Casino sq/ft: 188,000
    Valet: yes
  • Opening Hours:
    • 24/7
  • Convention sq/ft: 96,875
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Range of Games

With 188,000 square feet of gaming space, Emperors Palace presents one of the most vibrant gaming actions in Africa. Players should prepare to find a manifold and thrilling experience at this resort’s gaming floor which features over 1,724 slots machines and more than 68 gaming tables. Besides, this facility also avails an excellent selection of slot games ranging from the most recent and innovative titles to world’s classic games and progressives. You don’t need to carry coins when at this casino since they have featured a Smart Play system where gamblers can pay for their gaming sessions with no fuss or queues.

Table game lovers will find a vast array of titles here including Roulette, Blackjack, Baccarat and much more. Emperors Palace also houses one of the best poker rooms in the region. Its beautifully appointed Fortuna Porker room features 15 poker tables which are dedicated to Texas Hold’em cash and tournament games. For the ultimate experience in high limit private gaming, Emperors Palace features a dedicated service area known as Palace Court Prive and which ranks among the best high-limit areas in the world. This relatively new betting facility found at the Entertainment Emporium also offers a variety of fixed odds and sports betting options.

Hotels
Peermont Metcourt Suite Opening Hours:
  • 24/7
Hotel Peermont D'oreale Grande at Emperors Palace Opening Hours:
  • 24/7
Mondior At Emperors Palace Hotel Opening Hours:
  • 24/7
Food and Beverages
Fu Li Hua

This great restaurant opened its doors in 2000, and up to date, it remains the largest Chinese eatery in South Africa with a humongous seating capacity of 259 people. It features outdoor and indoor smoking and non-smoking areas and has a VIP dining section at the Mezzanine level. Fu Li Hua serves its guest with an extensive list of Asian specialties including appealing Cantonese delights and traditional dishes from Laos, Vietnam, Singapore, Laos and Thailand.

  • +27 11 928 1072
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Aurelia’s Restaurant

Nestled conveniently on the north end of D’Oreale Grande Hotel, Aurelia’s Restaurant is Emperors Palace’s premiere family dining destination. Featuring an elegant menu that comes with a wealth of international cuisines, this joint offers you the chance to savor some of the world’s tastiest delicacies while still enjoying panoramic views of the Gardens of Vespasian perched on the adjacent end. Its calm and rustic ambiance sets a perfect atmosphere for a romantic candlelit dinner or a hearty breakfast al fresco. Breakfast is served from early as 6 am after which its regular menu becomes active from 7: 30 am.

  • + 27 11 928 1727
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Gold Rush Spur

Forming part of South Africa’s acclaimed Gold Spur restaurant chain, Gold Rush at Emperors Palace Casino Resort serves its visitors with a variety of grilled culinary delights including delicious steaks, seafood specialties, and tasty chicken. Sitting across Nu Metro Cinemas, this eatery boasts over 300 seats and a rich menu that’s consistent with all its branches in South Africa. Visit here and enjoy prime ribs and South African style cooked seafood.

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Braza

Drawing its name from a Portuguese word meaning “flame of coal,” Braza serves its distinguished diners with a delicious assortment of Portuguese style seared meats, traditionally grilled specialties, Brazilian barbecue, and African culinary delights including chicken and seafood dishes from Angola and Mozambique. Perched on Shop 24 of The Emporium Palace, this joint ensures that guests get a taste of African delights alongside Brazilian and Portuguese specialties. Don’t get out of this venue without trying out the Espetadas which is a Portuguese culinary masterpiece that entails grilled skewers served with marinated beef. Braza opens from 12 pm throughout to 12 am.

  • +27 11 928 1132
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Ocean Basket

Sitting right at the heart of The Emporium at Emperors Palace Casino, Ocean Basket offers a brilliant selection of seafood and authentic Japanese delicacies in a chic yet comfortable atmosphere. Its Japanese servings include salmon platter, sashimi, sushi and an extensive list of fresh meat cuts that are displayed in the venue’s deli and cooked using different techniques. Seafood lovers will also enjoy a vast selection of dishes which are toned with spices, soups, and other additives to improve their taste and flavor. The Ocean Basket is recognized for its characteristic aroma which transcends several meters from its location.

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Col’Cacchio

Since it opened its doors in 1992, Col’Cacchio pizzeria has risen to become one of the highly sought family dining venues in South Africa. This restaurant is recognized for serving delicious homemade pasta and some of the most delicious thin crust pizzas which are at par with those from New York and Sicily. Col’Cacchio also serves a mind blogging variety of fresh salads. Servings at this venue are all-inclusive, and diners have the chance to choose between a variety of vegetarian and gluten-free culinary delights. Col’Cacchio features a total of 20 pieces of pasta, 20 salads, and 50 pizza varieties.

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Platia Seafood & Steak Taverna

Helmed by renowned Greek chef Christos, Platia Seafood & Steak Taverna at Emperors Palace serves diners with authentic Grecian delicacies along with sumptuous steaks and an extensive variety of seafood. Some of the most popular servings at this restaurant's include roasted fish seared on an open flame, mouthwatering roasted lamb shark, phyllo wrapped custard of the Galaktobouriko, and a delicious assortment of meze dishes. It opens from 12 pm up to 12 am.

  • +27 11 928 1320
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Taste of Mumbai

Helmed by renowned Greek chef Christos, Platia Seafood & Steak Taverna at Emperors Palace serves diners with authentic Grecian delicacies along with sumptuous steaks and an extensive variety of seafood. Some of the most popular servings at this restaurant's include roasted fish seared on an open flame, mouthwatering roasted lamb shark, phyllo wrapped custard of the Galaktobouriko, and a delicious assortment of meze dishes. It opens from 12 pm up to 12 am.

  • +27 11 928 1931
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Tribes African Grill & Steakhouse

Serving South Africa’s delicious delights and a perfect combination of dishes from African tribes, Tribes African Grill & Steakhouse gives Emperors Palace’s visitors the chance to taste some of the best traditional African specialties. Visit this restaurant and embark on a spectacular culinary journey through Africa while enjoying the elegant décor that celebrates the ancestral heritage of some of the favorite African dishes. Guests at this venue will savor very high-quality seafood, a variety of celebrated South African delights, and African-style grilled lamb, steaks and venison.

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Queen of the Nile Buffet

Nestled conveniently in Emperors Palace Casino, Queen of the Nile Buffet is one of the unique venues in South Africa. This restaurant serves opulently appointed meals from both the local and international fronts. Visit it and enjoy delicious servings that will give you a kick start to your exploration journey in the property. Diners will be exposed to more than 120 culinary selections from South Africa and the farthest reach of the globe.

  • +27 11 928 1367
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Rosetta de at Emperors Palace
  • +27 11 928 1367
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Zen Fusion
  • +27 11 9821072
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Activities and Services
Emperors Palace Center Court

This pristine venue usually hosts numerous comedy shows, live bands, special weekend performances and several acts from renowned local entertainers every year.

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The Odeon Showbar

Setting a calm and relaxed ambiance at Emperors Palace, The Odeon Showbar is the best place to catch live major sporting events, cool jazz music, top tier comedy shows and the acclaimed cabaret revue while in Emperors Palace.

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Theatre Of Marcellus

For pure entertainment 24-hours a day, head to the Theater of Marcellus at Emperors Place Resort and enjoy musical shows, comedy, dance performances and boxing matches. The 8,000-square foot theater provides a semi-intimate atmosphere and a seating capacity of 910 people. It features a high-tech audiovisual elements as well as a perfectly hoisted stage for easy visibility from any corner of the arena.

  • +27 11 928 1044
Opening Hours:
  • 24/7
Nu Metro Cinemas

The Emporium at Emperors Palace is an elegant area that features shops, restaurants, and other plush amenities. However, the highlight of this place is the Nu Metro Cinemas which comes with 1250 seat capacity at its six cinemas. Featuring 500 seat theater room which is the largest in the continent, Nu Metro Cinemas provides guest with a robust escape where they can relax and catch the latest blockbuster films.

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