Lesotho Sun Casino

Maseru, Lesotho

In the heart of Lesotho you will find its capital, Maseru and on the hillside of this magnificent town you will find the very elegant and modern building of the Lesotho Sun Casino. This building has been build entirely out of sandstone and is designed and decorated to capture the essence of Lesotho, with elegance, chic and comfort for it patrons who are used to a first class international hotel.


158 Elegantly designed rooms with a home from home feel, all decorated in earthy colours of cream, beige, orange, brown and okra are available here. There are Luxury Rooms, Paraplegic Rooms, Presidential Suites, Executive Suite, Standard Executive Room and Standard Twin Rooms. Each room comes with a Plasma TV, en-suite bathroom, internet and all rates include breakfast.

The Lesotho Sun Casino offers you approximately 121 slot machines. Here you will find all the games that you love to play plus the ambience of any well run and organised casino – the caching of winning, the spinning of the reels, the laughter and the hilarity when someone wins and wins big. This is truly a total contrast from the peaceful surroundings that Lesotho offer so in abundance.

Table games offer American Roulette and Blackjack games, and all personnel you work in this casino are well trained and versed to assist any gamer with any questions or queries.

This casino is open daily. Slots can be played from 10h00 and table games from 16h00 on a Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs and Friday and from 13h00 on a Saturday and Sunday.

The Lesotho Sun also has a Convention Centre that not only accommodates conferences but is also able to do elegant wedding and can cater for anything from 10 to 250 people.

Restaurants include the Hotsoma Bar, Leifo Bar, Letamong Pool Bar, the Nala Cafe and the Ying Tao Grill.

For those that require a bit of pampering the Essential Helth Spar is open daily and is located 2 floors below the reception area. Here you will find a gymnasium, spa pool, steam room and hair salon together with the spar that offers you a wide range of beauty and health treatments.


From: Bloemfontein (140km @ 1 hour 45 mins)

  • Take the N8 out of Bloemfontein towards the airport
  • Travel 130 km and turn right at Maseru bridge turn-off
  • Travel 11km to Maseru Bridge border gate
  • Travel 5 km from border on Kingsway onto Mpilo Boulevard
  • Turn right onto Orpen Road (after Basotho Hat building)

From: Durban (550km @ 6 hours 20 mins)

  • Take the N3 towards Johannesburg and travel for 300 km
  • Head for Harrismith (+- 300km)
  • Take first left off ramp off N3 to Harrismith
  • Travel through a 4 way stop, a set of traffic lights and another 4 way stop (Harrismith should be on the right)
  • 5km after passing Harrismith take left turn towards Bergville / Phutalitjaba / Golden gate
  • Drive straight for 45km (do not take road to Bergville / Sterkfontein dam)
  • Drive through Golden Gate reserve for 30km
  • 10km after Golden Gate just before getting into Clarens turn left and head for Fouriesburg 35km
  • At 4 way stop turn left and head for Ficksburg / Clocolan / Ladybrand on the R26 travelling for 100km towards Ladybrand
  • Turn left and travel 11km to Maseru Bridge border gate on the N8. (Do Not forget to stamp at both border posts)
  • Travel on Kingsway onto Mpilo Boulevard and turn right toward palace of justice proceed up the hill and destination will be in front of you

From: Johannesburg (420km @ 4 hours 23 mins)

  • Take the M1 South to Bloemfontein
  • Then follow the directions from Bloemfontein

From: Pretoria (480km @ 5 hours)

  • Take the N1 South towards Bloemfontein
  • After Ultra city at Kroonstad take the Bethlehem off-ramp from the N1
  • Travel 48km until you get to Steynsrus
  • Turn right Toward Senekal travel 45 km and turn left at T-Junction towards Marquard
  • Cross over N5 at 4way intersection and travel for about 45 km until Marquard
  • At T-junction turn left towards Clocolan travel past shell ultra city on the right hand side for approximately 2 km and turn right to join the N8 towards Ladybrand
  • Travel 40 km to Ladybrand and proceed another 2 km to Maseru turn off
  • Turn left and travel 11km to Maseru Bridge border gate
  • Travel on Kingsway onto Mpilo Boulevard
  • Turn right onto Orpen Road (after Basotho Hat building)

Physical Address

Hilton Road,
Tel: +26 62 224 3000
Fax: +26 62 231 0104

e-mail: lesothosun@suninternational.com

GPS Co-ordinates: E 27° 29′ 20.0148″ | S 29° 19′ 14.5446″