Nestled in the backdrops of the scenic Secunda landscapes in Mpumalanga, South Africa, Graceland Hotel Casino Country Club is an activity-filled countryside resort which offers a perfect vacation destination for guests who want to escape the hustles and bustles of the city. Opened in 1997, this entertainment and gaming complex boasts architectural designs that pay homage to the grand old age of the Deep South. Conveniently sitting just an hour’s drive from O.R. Tambo International Airport, this facility is a melting-pot of all cultures and nationalities.
Atop the spectacular aura of calmness and serenity that surrounds this iconic jewel, it also boasts top-of-the-class amenities which guarantee convenience and ultimate indulgence to business and leisure travelers alike. These include a 4-star Peermont Walmont Hotel, a top-tier casino offering an excellent collection of games, a Gary Player designed 18-hole golf course, an in-house spa, and several entertainment facilities including the movie theater, kids fun zone, outdoor pool and more.
For your lodging needs, Peermont Walmont Hotel at Graceland is a home away from home. With a Disney-like building, this beautiful hotel offers the best accommodation in Secunda. Enjoy elegance, style, and luxury in one of the 98 rooms and suites, all which enjoy panoramic views of either the pool terrace or the stunning golf course. This facility is dressed in attractive décor and furnishing which offer traditional elegance and permit the seamless flow of the Victorian Dixie-style theme right from the grand foyer to the top-most guestroom. All the units offered here come with high-end standard amenities that a modern traveler ought to have. These include a satellite TV, air-conditioning, comfortable beds, free Wi-Fi and 24-hour room service. Visitors at this resort can choose any room category including the 62 Classic rooms, 31 Deluxe Rooms, 3 Junior Suites, a Special assistance Room, and 1 Presidential Suite.
Understanding that no resort can be termed world-class resort without a fabulous culinary scene, Graceland Hotel Casino Country Club features a robust collection of the best restaurants in the region. Helmed by renowned chefs from the local horizon and abroad, these dining options excite visitors with mouthwatering domestic and international masterpieces cooked and served just the way you like. Some of the restaurants featured at this top-tier entertainment and gaming precinct include Augusta Club Lounge, American Café, Blue Bayou, Madison’s Bistro and Palm Terrace.
When it comes to entertainment, this resort is never in short supply. Visitors can catch the latest movie in the onsite movie theater or imbibe on favorite cocktails as they enjoy live performances at either the newly added Moo Bar, as well as the Buffalo Bills Showbar.
For patrons who are here to enjoy adrenaline boasting gambling action while scoring a few bucks, Graceland Casino has got your back. This facility offers over 310 slot machines and 18 table games in the main casino floor as well as two other additional venues.
Other amenities you can check out at this resort include the Graceland Golf club which boasts an 18-hole golf course, Rootz Boutique Spa, Thunder Valley Family Entertainment Center which now features go-cart track and the beautiful outdoor pool terrace.
Get lost in the grandeur of the South African gaming ambiance in one of the region’s full-fledged casino. Offering the ease and convenience of cashless gaming in a safe and secure environment, Graceland Casino is not a destination but an experience that needs to be enjoyed. This facility features three different gaming zones which altogether offer more than 310 slot machines and more than 18 gaming tables.
Offering 150 slot machines including some tremendous progressive jackpots, Graceland Main Casino Floor is a perfect place for non-smoking guests. This venue which is strictly reserved for non-smokers features a collection of slots variation ranging from classic reels to latest blockbusters. This facility also offers ten gaming tables spreading some famous table games.
The Horseshoe Casino
Nestled just off the main casino floor, The Horseshoe Casino is a glass-enclosed section where patrons can enjoy playing about 122 of their favorite slots machines and four gaming tables. Table games offered include 1 Poker Table, 1 Blackjack table, and 3 Roulette tables.
Perched on a private mezzanine floor on top of the main casino, Rockefeller’s Prive offers an exclusive gaming area for higher denomination players. This secluded gambling section boasts 38 high limit slot machines, 2 Roulette tables, 1 Poker table and 1 Blackjack table. Patrons will also find a full-service walk-in bar and lounge in this area where they can recline with high-quality drinks or high-end host functions.
Slot machines are open 24-hours and come with denominations that range from 1c to R50. Some of the new exciting games you will find here include Dragon’s Law, Moon Maidens, Sparkling Nightlife, China Shores Double Winnings, Heart of Eternity, Macaw Magic and Star of the East. Table games offered include Blackjack, Texas Hold’em Poker, Roulette, and others.
After a stimulating and exciting experience on the links, the Augusta Club Lounge offers a perfect setting for guest to relax and unwind with delicious culinary masterpieces. Attractive, elegant, and exquisitely appointed with a mix match of hardwood accents and collection golf memorabilia from South Africa and abroad, this culinary joint serves guests with tantalizing dishes amidst the breathtaking vistas of the scenic course from the oversized windows. Visitors can check into this venue to devour a host of American comfort foods as well regional favorites. For those who want something to wash away the dishes, this joint also boasts a full bar stocked with high-quality specialty drinks, wines, and handcrafted cocktails.
Exuding an authentic New Orleans theme, Blue Bayou is a casual eatery where guests can check in for delicious a la carte meals and mouth-watering carvery buffets inspired by an extensive array of flavors from all over the world. When you want to satisfy your appetite with different items served in one large plate, this is your one-stop destination. This restaurant also boasts newly installed glass stacked doors that open unto the picturesque pool terrace, meaning that parents can now devour flavor-filled delights while watching as their children play on the new modular system. Whether you want to savor authentic oven baked pizzas or enjoy crunchy sandwiches, this is the best spot.
Overlooking the main casino floor at Graceland Hotel Casino Country Club, Madison’s Bistro is a New York-style restaurant that offers a fabulous family dining experience. Adorned with beautiful pieces of art on the walls and featuring white, hued ceilings, this culinary venue boasts an extensive menu of favorite American foods which are appealing to every member of the family. Whether your taste buds are yearning for succulent steaks, flavor-filled hamburgers or other comfort foods, this where you find them. This venue also features a delightful children’s play area for those who want to let their kids have some precious moments.
A perfect place to meet up with acquaintances and friends for a cup of coffee or light bites, American café is an informal dining venue that sits a few steps from the casino. This restaurant serves a vast array of American-style café specialties ranging from baked items, croissants, and hot & cold drinks. With an extensive menu that boasts a lot of ready-to-savor delights, this venue is an ideal place to pop in and grab a quick bite when hunger comes knocking.
Boasting spectacular views of the pool area and the golf course, Palm Terrace is a self-service snack bar where you can perk up with a hot meal, light fare or refreshing snacks. This venue also boasts an outdoor terrace where guests can enjoy al fresco dining as they relish the cool breeze from the pool. Step into this restaurant for morning and afternoon tea, midday snacks or savor our list of refreshing beverages under the summer sunshine.
Moo Bar is the newest addition to Graceland nightlife scene. This delightful entertainment zone is themed in white, red and blue hues, and is the perfect stopover when all that concerns you is all night long fun and excitement. A top-tier multi-purpose entertainment venue, this bar serves everything that ought to make your experience more engaging and fascinating. From your favorite cocktails to delicious light snacks, this is where you get the real definition of vibrancy. This joint also features big TV screens on the walls for the convenience of visitors who want to follow every minute of sporting action.
Graceland is an ideal vacation destination for all members of the family. While adults have the casino, lounges, and bars to scour, kids and the youthful also have some fun activities to engage in at this resort. These include;
The Magic Company is a perfect sanctuary for the young and the young at heart. With a variety of electronic and arcade games, this venue will keep you and your kids engaged for hours as you try out challenging, yet exciting endeavors.
For kids aged between 6 months and 16 years, KidzDen is a supervised children center where trained experts look after your children for a nominal fee. This area features extensive indoor and outdoor activities to keep the young ones engaged to let you enjoy the casino, spa or golf course.
Besides the plunge pool available for those who want to make a splash, the area around it also boasts a vast array of facilities designed to thrill and excite the young ones. These include a well-stocked children’s play area, the recently added trampolines and pedaloes, and a gazebo seating sections for the entire family.
Complete with high-end go-carts as well as a digital clocking system, the brand new, 310m-Thunder valley offers an ideal challenge for drivers who believe in their competitive abilities. This venue is ideal for families and team building.
Besides offering spectacular events spaces which also enjoy the American Colonial architecture, this resort also boasts countless amenities and a team of dedicated staff that ensure a flawless execution of any function. Whether your event is business focused or celebratory, strictly private or social, frivolous of formal, Graceland Hotel Casino Country Club is the ideal destination. Some of the venues featured here include the Liberty Hall Convention Centre, Graceland Arena and many other rooms that are ideal for special events.
With a welcoming atmosphere and a collection of the best spa amenities, Rootz Boutique Spa is a perfect oasis for visitors looking a quiet and peaceful place to embrace the journey of well-being and relaxation. This facility combines the expertise of their highly-skilled therapists, state-of-the-art amenities, and latest techniques to help guests shun daily stresses and achieve a perfect balance of body, mind, and spirit. Nestled inside the Peermont Walmont Hotel, this tranquil sanctuary offers a wide range of services and treatments ranging from hearty massages and healing reflexology to signature beauty services.
At the center of this iconic vacation destination is the magnificent Graceland Country Club which pays tribute to the Americas Deep South Culture with a world-class Gary Player-designed course. This 18-hole championship golf course offers a mix match of challenging water features and hazards, elevation changes, strategically positioned bunkers and green fairways creating a fascinating golfing experience. This place also attracts a variety of wild birds making it ideal even to those who just want to take scenic strolls around the course. Golfers will also find a fully-stocked Pro Shop and an elegant lounge and bar at the Country Club where they can check in for delicious dishes and refreshing drinks.