Monte Casino is an entertainment and accommodation complex, located in the area of Fourways, in the suburb of Sandton, in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is the top tourist destination in the Gauteng Province. Monte Casino offers the Tuscan Style of an Old Italian village. It features a hotel, casino, many activities, and event hosting opportunities. The complex is built on twenty-six hectares and attracts more than nine million visitors per year.
Monte Casino is strategically located in the commercial area of Gauteng Province. This area is noted for its financial and business activities, mining, construction and trade. Monte Casino is a major entertainment destination in South Africa. It offers a five-star hotel, casino, theatre (The Teatro), shopping, and restaurant experiences. Monte Casino is located next to the Pelazzo Towers, twin office space towers.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Monte Casino has a lot to offer in terms of sights and activities. The architecture is meant to mirror a three hundred year old Tuscan village. It is home to one of Johannesburg’s most luxurious hotels and the entertainment of the attached casino. There is a large outdoor swimming pool, surrounded by landscaped gardens, gym, and business centre. The casino building has shops, restaurants, and bars. The Palazzo Restaurant in Monte Casino offers stunning views of the gardens, options for international and South African cuisine, an extensive wine list, and a cocktail bar. Monte Casino has a variety of restaurants offering diverse cuisine options include Portuguese fare at Beira Alta, classic Italian food is available at Italian Ciao Baby Cucina, and Japanese cuisine is available at John Dory’s Fish and Grill.
Monte Casino is twenty minutes away from Sandton and thirty minutes from Johannesburg International Airport. From the airport the complex can be reached by taxis or public transportation (bus and commuter rail).