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“A Multi-Service Complex”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Montecasino

Montecasino
Ranked #1 of 19 things to do in Sandton
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Award-winning Montecasino - Gauteng’s number one entertainment destination - is ideally located in the heart of Fourways Johannesburg and is a spectacular 24-7 ‘World at Play’ development meticulously designed to replicate an authentic Tuscan Village. A casino, retail entertainment, corporate hospitality and events, three hotels on property and a luxury office park, it is perfectly packaged to offer the very best in stylish entertainment to deliver a unique and memorable experience. Visitors to Montecasino are immediately captivated by the Italian communal theming and vibrant social and entertainment buzz – an atmosphere that keeps them returning again and again. Catering for both the leisure and business markets through the broad range of facilities, entertainment activities, abundant parking and convenient location just off the main commuter routes; it is clear to see why Montecasino attracts over 9.3 million visitors annually. For more information go to our website or "like" us on Facebook.You would be hard pressed to find another location world-wide that churns the number of entertainment options as those found at Montecasino. From theatre productions to concerts, music and sporting festivals, gaming and casino promotions, world-class events, artists appearances and musicians – Montecasino have got it!
Westmount, Canada
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“A Multi-Service Complex”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2012

This is much more than just a casino. It is like a covered indoor street with restaurants, stores, theatres,...and the casino. It is fun to wander around, choose a place to snack, eat, drink...and possible shop.

Visited November 2012
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“Casino playground for adults”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2012

Wide selection of restaurants, good theatre and pleasant outdoor dining areas...still a casino though which is not to everyone's taste...

Visited April 2012
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Flagstaff, Arizona
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“Awesome place with friendly staff!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2012

This place is great for adults because they have the casino and a great seafood restaurant as well as kids because they have an amusment park right next door. The dealers in the casino were friendly and willing to teach me to play blackjack because I was only 18 and had never played. The amusment park was also fun and was not to crowded! Go check it out and have some fun, not sure about prices...

They also do outdoor shows, I added a pic below!

Visited December 2011
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JHB
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“Something for everyone”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2012

Hi
Its a great place that has many resturants, shops and activities to choose from. Its secure as well.

Visited October 2012
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Essex
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“Should be called Montekitsch!”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2012

I fully accept that people will react differnently to venues but personally I found Montecasino one of only two duds on a recent 15 day trip to SA/Zimbabwe. It is kitsch personified with it's recreation, including washing drying on a line above one of the side 'streets'. All under cover, it's totally tacky with operpriced restaurants offer average food. To be fair, it was very busy and people seemed to be enjoying themselves but really not for me! The one thing that did amuse me (should it have done?) was the sign just inside the entrance from the multi-story car park directing people to the Gun Safe Room! I think they were going for Las Vegas, SA but it just didn't work for me.

Visited October 2012
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