Casino Description

Carved among towering palm trees on 26 picturesque hectares along Durban’s vast stretch known as the “Golden Mile,” Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World is Durban’s largest casino. The iconic South African gaming precinct which is built in a stunning Miami South Beach art deco-style architecture provides travel connoisseurs with top-quality gaming experience, upscale and casual dining options, top of the shelf accommodations, and exceptional entertainment. Opening in November 2002, this beachfront entertainment complex is a property of Tsogo Sun Group, one of Africa’s most prominent casino developer. Its façade boasts over 45 colors which are fully illuminated by 6km neon tubing to cast unique vibrant lights which are visible from a great distance away.

Although there are no guest rooms at the casino building, guests will find luxurious accommodation at the Sunsquare Metro and Suncoast Towers which are the two hotels in the Suncoast compound. With 37 elegantly appointed and beautifully decorated guestrooms, Suncoast Tower offers breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and enough space for those who want to unwind and relax. Offering a warm, calm, and cosmopolitan atmosphere that’s ideal for both leisure and business travelers alike, Sunsquare Metro Hotel offers 128 spacious rooms which come with an open-floor plan.

Some of the notable standard amenities at these two hotel’s rooms include LCD TVs, internet access, in-room safes, individual climate controls, direct dial phones, mini-bar fridges, and elegant bathrooms that come with separate showers and tubs.

Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World features a vast array of upscale and casual dining venues offering delectable dishes from different parts of the globe. Whether you what to grab a quick meal, take away, or sit down for a delicious fare with friends, this luxurious facility is home to an array of restaurants and casual eateries. Some of the notable dining options at this iconic resort include Havana Grill, Debonairs Pizza, John Dory’s, Kai Thai Restaurant, Café Vacca Matta and Milky Lane.

When it comes to entertainment, Suncoast is where delicious beverages converge with live entertainment and all night long DJ sessions to complete every reveler’s itinerary. Its nightclubs and bars start humming with business in the evening with cocktail mixologists preparing delicious drinks while top local bands and musicians take turns to thrill revelers with performances of favorite songs and personal recordings. Popular bars at Suncoast Casino include Café Vacca Matta, Cocktail Bar, and others. For guests who are only interested in casino gaming, there is a 7000 square meter gaming space at Suncoast Casino. Exuding a Vegas-style gambling aura in African soil, this gaming floor provides over 1500 slot machines and more than 60 gaming machines.

Suncoast offers something for everyone including families. For the kids, there’s the hugely popular Magic Company which is known for offering a load of entertaining activities and games. What’s more? There are also eight cinemas in this iconic entertainment complex for the enjoyment of visitors of all ages.

For ultimate relaxation and rejuvenation, Suncoast boasts two state-of-the-art spas; the Kai Thai Spa and Suncoast Spa. Event planners will also find two conference centers here which come with sophisticated equipment and are situated right on the Golden Mile beachfront.

Casino Details
General
  • +27 31 328 3000
  • Table Games: 67
  • Self Parking: yes
    Gaming Machines: 1600
  • Casino sq/ft: 75,350
    Valet: yes
  • Opening Hours:
    • 24/7
  • Convention sq/ft: 7,534
Poker
Box Office
Group Sales Conferences

Range of Games

With a stunning art deco style that manifests across the 7,000 square meters gaming floor, Suncoast Casino takes guests through a thrilling gaming experience like no other. Its casino floor is divided into smoking and non-smoking zones while the Salon Prive which features a private gaming room has been set aside for high rollers.

Slot machine enthusiasts will enjoy every second while visiting this facility. Patrons will find over 800 slot machines on the main casino floor and 600 in the smoking zone. Big money players will also find comfort in the Salon Prive which offers 150 slot machines including the 17 high stakes slots available in its private gaming room.

As for the table game lovers, Suncoast Casino features over 60 tables which spread all the favorite titles which come with minimum and maximum bets that range from R5 and R10, 000. Table games offered at this resort include Raise ‘Em Poker, Roulette, Ultimate Texas Hold’em, Blackjack, Progressive 3-Card Poker, and Raise ‘Em Poker Progressive Jackpot.

Guests will also find bars and food stations spread on the casino floor and around it. Sports lovers can also enjoy worldwide sports streaming live from giant TV screens at Casino Lounge Bar.

Hotels
Durban Hotels

Although there are no guest rooms at the casino building, guests will find luxurious accommodation at the Sunsquare Metro and Suncoast Towers which are the two hotels in the Suncoast compound. With 37 elegantly appointed and beautifully decorated guestrooms, Suncoast Tower offers breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and enough space for those who want to unwind and relax. Offering a warm, calm, and cosmopolitan atmosphere that’s ideal for both leisure and business travelers alike, Sunsquare Metro Hotel offers 128 spacious rooms which come with an open-floor plan.

Some of the notable standard amenities at these two hotel’s rooms include LCD TVs, internet access, in-room safes, individual climate controls, direct dial phones, mini-bar fridges, and elegant bathrooms that come with separate showers and tubs.

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  • 24/7
Food and Beverages
Havana Grill

Sitting comfortably in the heart of Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World, Havana Grill is a popular destination where guests can savor top dishes, wine, and cigars. Overlooking the fascinating Suncoast Beach and offering breathtaking views of Umhlanga Rocks, this eatery has established an unbeatable reputation as one of the iconic dining options in the larger Durban area. Visit here and enjoy prime steaks and meat cuts made from South African grain fed super beef aged for more than 21 days. All dishes served here come accompanied by a perfect wine pairing from the restaurant’s cellar that boasts wine varieties from South Africa and other parts of the world.

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Café Vigour

Featuring a pure, rich, and wholesome menu that boasts delicious culinary delights that complement the laid-back Durban vibe, Café Vigour is one of the favorite joints at Suncoast Casino. Guests will find numerous delicious servings here including top signature dishes, dessert staples, fresh and crispy salads, local favorites and sandwiches, as well as mouthwatering pizzas, burger, and wraps. All these dishes are displayed perfectly in this restaurant's menu with a liberal sprinkling explanation of what every meal entails.

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Jeera

Just like its name “Jeera” which means ‘earthly and warm,’ this restaurant wows it visitors with high quality, warm, and authentic Indian food. Blending exotic and aromatic spices from regions of India with fresh, locally sourced ingredients, Jeera serves a vast array of classic Indian specialties with a light contemporary twist and a little bit of Durban influence. Savory tandoori dishes, tasty curries, vegan options, and delicious desserts feature prominently on its menu. Visit this dining spot and experience excellent food preparation as well as warm and attentive service that will make your dining experience more remarkable.

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Mimmos at Suncoast

Established by the eponymous Mimmo Cioffi and his mother, Mimmos is the number one Italian Family restaurant in Durban. Adding a slight tweak to original Mimmos’ recipes to suit South African Palates, Mimmos at Suncoast serves various lip-smacking Italian dishes including all-time favorites such as prime ribs and chicken wings. This iconic restaurant which permits a little African Influence to its serving translates into a great culinary outlet serving dishes that appeal to diners of all social classes and ages.

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John Dory’s at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

Combining a good measure of quality food, vibrant décor, a big dollop of fun, and a family-friendly atmosphere, John Dory’s is a top-tier fish and grill restaurant that serves high-quality seafood specialties, sushi, and grilled foods. Using fresh ingredients sourced from the South African markets, this facility’s professional chefs create mouth-watering sushi, grilled meats, seafood, and vegetables.

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Spur at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

Dubbed the most fabulous and family-friendly steakhouse by residents of this expansive casino, Spur Restaurant offers its diners prime steaks, burgers and ribs, as well as chicken, salads, seafood, and vegetarian options. Guests will also marvel at the vast array of sauces and condiments sold under the Spur’s brand. This eatery boasts an expansive sitting area with properly arranged seats and also features children playing area.

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Wimpy at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

Wimpy is one of the leading South African quick services restaurants that serve guests with juicy burgers, delicious breakfast dishes, and confections. Nestled comfortably inside the Suncoast Casino, this luxurious eatery seeks to cater for diners who want to sit down for a complete meal as well as those who want packaged items to take home.

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Golden Rajah

In the Indian culture, a Golden Rajah’s palace is a place where you find only the best food, jewelry, and ornaments. This joint is built with the unique attributes in mind thereby bringing authentic flavors, scents, and spices found in many of the traditional Indian culinary delights to Durban. As such, its flavors and spices are fused with various other ingredients from the local markets to create culinary masterpieces that can be enjoyed by all.

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KFC at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

Serving guests with authentic dishes that can only be described as “So Good,” KFC is all about taste and quality. Visit this venue and enjoy delicious servings that reverberate with aromas that will instill memories you will never forget. From a big box of chips that can be shared amongst friends or family to delicious chicken specialties bustling with flavor and taste, KFC is your one-stop dining destination when at Suncoast Casino.

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Nandos

After blazing a fiery tale across the globe with their delicious chicken specialty, Nandos has found its way into the African market, settling on none other than the iconic Suncoast Casino. Visit this hugely popular spot and join the global movement of Peri Peri fans as you try to uncover the story behind the success of this restaurant. While here, guest will also get the chance to savor several African influenced delicacies as well as the tasty Afro Portuguese chicken.

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Milky Lane at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

A household name when it comes to delicious and tasty ice-cream treats, Milky Lane at Suncoast serves guest with all top-quality items ranging from all wonder-fill waffles to Sunnydale. Milky Lanes also serves yummy pancakes, milkshakes, specialty coffees, D’Iovable Duo’s and the mouthwatering Whizzer which as a perfect blend of ice cream, chocolates, fruits, and nuts. If you are out for a family fun day at Suncoast Casino, Milky Lane is where you take your kids for a special treat.

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Steers at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

For almost 50 years, Steers has been serving South Africans with the finest flame-grilled burgers and thus has grown to become one of the most respected burger brands in South Africa. As a testament to the greatness of this restaurant, they have bagged the “Leisure Options Reader’s Choice Award” for the best burgers for seventeen years in a row.

Besides the regular menu specialties served here such as delicious chicken, beef, and veggie burgers, Steers also offers other culinary masterpieces including creamy ice-creams, flame-grilled basted ribs, hero rolls, swirls and shakes. Using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients and flavor combinations, this popular eatery makes the most delicious burgers in town.

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Mugg & Bean at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

When you are in the mood for delicious coffee, tea or smoothies, Mugg & Bean is your one stop destination to check out when visiting Suncoast Casino. Small plates and other tasyt snacks served at this venue are sure to make your stay worthwhile. Visit here and enjoy delicious bottomless coffees that will keep your conversations alive for hours, large muffins that you have never seen anywhere else, and generous servings that can satisfy any palate. Mugg & Bean’s offerings are perfectly complimented by a homely atmosphere and friendly staffs that make everyone feel welcome.

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Activities and Services
The Magic Company

When you visit Suncoast Casino with your kids, they surely won’t get enough of The Magic Company, a super fun arcade destination that will keep them engaged and allow you to scour what the casino has to offer. This expansive facility brings together a list of the favorite kid games such as Super Bikes, Fast and Furious car game, Dance Revolution, and many more.

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Suncoast Spa

Occupying the entire 9th floor of the Suncoast Towers, this spa at Suncoast provides guests with an excellent array of therapeutic and revitalizing spa treatments in a magnificent setting that overlooks the Indian Ocean. With seven treatment rooms and spa facilities designed with guests comfort in mind, Suncoast Spa is a haven of relaxation and rejuvenation.

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Kai Thai Spa at Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World

Keeping to its core philosophy of preserving and promoting the traditions of the authentic Thai Massage techniques, Kai Thai Spa at Suncoast Casino boasts a delightful array of spa treatments that seeks to leave guests feeling renewed and rejuvenated. Come and enjoy interesting experiences as you deep your feet in the first Fish Spa in South Africa.

  • +27 31 368 3504
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