Desert Palace Casino

Upington, Northern Cape

In the dryness of the Kalahari Desert, in a town called Upington, you will find a little oasis called Desert Palace Casino. This amazing attraction offers you rest, entertainment and leisure activities all in a luxury and serene atmosphere.


This hotel has been graded a 3 star hotel and has 60 very well appointed and decorated bedrooms and can host approximately 120 guests. All guests at this hotel guests there is a beautiful pool area for you and your family’s enjoyment.

There is a fantastic casino right here at the Desert Palace. This casino offers you 165 game machines which offer you a variety of video poker games and slot games that start from as little as 2c and go up to 5c, 10c, 50c, R1, R2 and R5. Amongs these machines you will also find Progressive Jackpots that are always exciting to play.

There are also 7 gaming tables for your enjoyment and these tables comprise of 3 Blackjack tables, 2 Roulette tables, 1 Poker & 1 Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament table.

Both area has a full bar facility and all machines and games run off smartcards so there is no need to carry cash around with you.

Meetings, Banquets, Cocktails, Conferences, Weddings and any other events can all be hosted here at the top class conference/function centre. 350 guest can be accommodated here, and all equipment is state of the art.

The Bella Roma Restuarant looks after this hotel, and all meals can be had here that cater for the whole family. Bella Roma believe in celebrating life, and they do this through service you food that is wholesome, nourishing and certainly tasty and affordable.

There is also an amusement centre that will suit all ages, a crèche, a 18 hole Putt Putt Course, Squash and Golf Club and a convenience store where you can buy delectable sweets or toiletries.

If you need to break away for the hustle and bustle of city life, then Desert Palace Casino is definitely the hotel you want to go and stay at to give yourself a little bit of rest and re-cooperation with a touch of casino entertainment.


Travel on the N14 from Johannesburg passing Vryburg, Kuruman, and Olifantshoek until you reach Upington. Follow markers directing you to the Desert Palace Casino For Visual Map click here.

Physical Address

1 Olifantshoek Road,
Northern Cape

Tel: +27 (0) 54 338 4100

GPS Co-ordinates: 28.4379440 “S 21.2925770 “E