Emnotweni Casino – Nelspruit

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Located just a stones throw away from the world-famous Kruger National Park, Emnotweni Casino has become the region’s most favourite place. Popular with locals and travelers alike for the abundance of entertainment and accommodation options for the whole family, it is fast becoming Mpumalanga’s best-kept secret.

From the exciting and energetic hustle and bustle of the casino to fabulous dining, live shows, blockbuster movies, and even a shopping mall, there’s something for everyone at Emnotweni Casino.

Frequented as a stopover for the Kruger National Park or Mozambique, travelers can choose from a variety of accommodation options including the luxurious Southern Sun Emnotweni or the comfortable and affordable StayEasy Emnotweni.

Whether you’re passing by or enjoying a few nights, Emnotweni Casino offers an entertainment extravaganza.


Gaming enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice with everything from slot machines, video poker, video reel machines as well as both American Roulette and Blackjack table games.

Boasting over 400 slot machine’s in designated smoking and non-smoking sections with denominations
of 2c to R25, there are a machine and game for every budget. For guests wanting to take their gaming to the next level, a variety of casino table games are also on offer.

Take your chance on beating the odds with American Roulette, Blackjack, and Raisem Poker.
No matter how much or how little you are willing to spend, you’ll have a great evening at Emnotweni Casino.

Salon Prive

Offering the best location in the casino, with magnificent views over the Lowveld and Botanical Gardens. Salon Prive is reserved for VIP guests wanting a private and exclusive gaming experience.

With a selection of both slot machine’s and table games, a private bar, and dedicated staff, Salon Prive offers the very best in premium gaming.

Restaurants and Bars

Renowned for a great variety of restaurants and bars, Emnotweni Casino caters to everyon’s tastes. From family friendly to stylish sophistication, eating out at Emnotweni is a fabulous affair.

  • Explorers – conveniently located close to the casino, movies, and Riverside Mall, this family-friendly restaurant serves up a variety of delicious meals. From Sunday Buffet to traditional lamb curry, you can’t
    go wrong with a meal at Explorers.
  • GlassBar – A trendy and continental restaurant and cocktail bar with some of the best views over the Lowveld. The menu is varied and ranges from meze platters and sliders to decadent salads, light meals,
    and delicious desserts.
  • Jasmine Restaurant – Offering an a la carte menu and live music, this contemporary restaurant is set overlooking the beautiful gardens of the casino.


If you’re looking for fun, family entertainment, you have come to the right place. Offering a wide selection of entertainment options for both young and old, Meropa Casino is a great destination for a fun-filled family outing.
From arcade and video games at The Magic Company to go-carting, adventure golf, and a Bird and Reptile Park, there’s plenty of fun to be had.

For parents wanting to enjoy some time out while the kids are kept entertained, qualified and trained childminder at Twice the Fun children’s creche, will ensure the kids are entertained with a variety of child-friendly activities under safe supervision.

For the adults wanting to explore the casino complex, dinner and a show at Jembe Tavern makes for the perfect night out, while House of Asante offers the ultimate relaxation with a variety of spa and beauty treatments.

Conferences and Events

Without a doubt, Emnotweni Casino is one of the best entertainment venues in Nelspruit. With access to Riverside Mall, a fully-fledged movie house, and host to some of Mpumalanga’s most exciting events and festivals, Emnotweni offers a one-stop entertainment paradise.

Local Attractions

The perfect location of Emnotweni Casino invites guests to explore some of South Africa’s most popular and breathtaking tourist attractions.
The Kruger National Park – The world-famous flagship of South Africa’s game parks and a highlight to every guests’ stay.

Lowveld Botanical Gardens – Comprising of African rainforest, magnificent waterfalls, a variety of indigenous fauna and flora as well as a suspension bridge over the Crocodile River, these gardens are worth a second, third, and even fourth visit. Every time even more spectacular.

Sudwala Caves – These 240-year-old caves is a fascinating yet educational experience for all ages.

Meetings and Conferences

Flaunting an award-winning world-class multi-purpose venue, the conference centre is ideal for large corporate gatherings, exhibitions, trade shows, and festivals.

The perfect location of Emnotweni Casino lends itself well to large corporate conferences, team-building events, and even smaller, intimate meetings.
Able to host up to 770 guests with accommodation for up to 200 guests, the variety of venues and meeting rooms caters to both large and small events.


With the choice of either The Southern Sun Emnotweni, StayEasy Emnotweni, and Sun1 Nelspruit hotels, guests can enjoy contemporary, comfortable, and affordable accommodation in Nelspruit. Both hotels are located within walking distance from the casino and a short drive from the Kruger National Park and Airport.

Set amongst the beauty of the Lowveld wilderness, the Emnotweni Casino offers both business and leisure travelers an entertainment oasis. From the energetic buzz of the casino to family-friendly restaurants, cocktail bars, movie theatres, and access to the Riverside Mall, the Emnotweni Casino keeps you coming back for more.


Contact Details

Physical Address : Government Boulevard Riverside Park Ext 1 

Phone:+27 13 757 4300

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