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Address: Plot 59 Sterkloop | Roodepoort Rd, Polokwane 700, South Africa
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+27 15 290 5400
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Meropa Casino and Entertainment World is situated in the Limpopo Province...

Meropa Casino and Entertainment World is situated in the Limpopo Province only 5km from the capital Polokwane (previously Pietersburg). Polokwane means place of safety and this is characterised by the ancient baobab trees which guard the vast expanses of mountains and bushveld. The Limpopo Province is a land of dramatic contrasts illustrated by the age-old indigenous forests, ancient mountain fortresses and luxury modern day facilities.An area where the juxtaposition of old and new never ceases to amaze, it is a land of legend and romance that will intrigue visitors with tales of ancient tribes and fearless pioneers who braved the unknown in the days of old. To this day the province is the home of the enigmatic rain queen who, as the legend of her people proclaim, has the mystical power to make rain.Much of the land, particularly in the Kruger National Park and other game and nature reserves, is unspoilt providing sanctuary to large numbers of game. And for those who wish to experience the thrill of Africa in a more tangible style, Meropa Casino offers visitors a different adventure.

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This casino is on the small side when you compare it to other casinos in South Africa. Not much entertainment for kids and only a few restaurants. Unless you are a serious gambler... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Danielle C
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Mokopane, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice admosfear but the service and food is below avrage. Entrée- had to oder twice as thy did not have avo for avo cocktail in stock although its avo ceason. Main course- Had to oder twice because no Lamb Curry in stock. You also have to wait a while for drinks and oders.

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Thank Jannes V
Mokopane, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed in the service at this Restaurant. Took the waiter some time to collect our drinks order and when we ordered our starters they did not have avocado in stock and after we ordered main course they did not have lamb curry in stock. Service not sufficient and quick.

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Thank TomHurter
Johannesburg, South Africa
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

This casino is on the small side when you compare it to other casinos in South Africa. Not much entertainment for kids and only a few restaurants. Unless you are a serious gambler there is not much to do here.

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1 Thank Danielle C
Polokwane, South Africa
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Great venue for weddings, pictures, outdoor activities, relaxation, great restaurant, for children, spa, culture

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1 Thank Mfanelo P
North-West Province, South Africa
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We were from a funeral and decided that our leg-stretch will be at Meropa.It was on Christmas day and the place was abuzz with tourists . Tried to secure a table for lunch but a guess the place was fully booked. This short visit was wothwhile though as we managed to take some few pics and have a drink before... More 

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2 Thank OumaK2014
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Wild thingz is great for kids, the restaurant is the best for fine dinning but a bit pricey. The restaurant is too close to the casino which is too noisy

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1 Thank Nomsa M
Cape Town, South Africa
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Entering the grounds, one is greated with marrocan style architecture buildings with some interesting sculptures adding toe austhetics. .As can be expected Meropa Casino & Entertainment world offers a range of gambling and entertainment options, with various live shows and events being hosted throughout the year. Just dont expect quite same grandeur from this venue as you would say Sun... More 

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2 Thank Stefan S
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

I visiited Meropa sun on christmas day hoping to have dinner at thier restuarant and was apalled at their service.was showed a table that was to be cleaned and set for us but never happened . Staff hear you but dont listen.50 minutes later and still no table no dinner just a dont care attitude. My family was upset ,hungry... More 

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1 Thank arison2014
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

There is entertainment for children but I rate kids will get bored very quickly. This casino caters mostly for people who want to gamble. The restaurant is average at best with limited variations on the menu.

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1 Thank Derik H
Pretoria, South Africa
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Place with many choice around it, nice restaurant and a mini cultural village to visit. Plenty of parking and a reasonable car wash in the vicinity

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1 Thank williammG6570CR

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