“Fun for the whole family”

Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort fulfills all your entertainment needs and is the perfect venue for concerts, birthday celebrations, year-end functions, weddings and product launches. Artists, bands, performers and musicians traveling through Upington are welcome to contact the Marketing Department for a special quotation on venue hire and accommodation.

Send an email to Vicki Weideman on or phone 054 338 4100

Other facilities providing multiple entertainment experiences include:

Entretenga Games Arcade
An exciting and entertaining Games Arcade for young and old. Let your inner child run wild at one of over 20 games including a 6-seater 5D Cinema.
18 Hole Upington Golf CourseOne of the largest and most tranquil in the country. Call 083 618 2675 to book.
Upington Golf Club website
DeliciaThe name says it all. Here you will find all you need from those with a sweet tooth to your basic toiletries. Your one-stop shop.
Putt Putt Course
 Let your inner golfer run wild with our 18 hole putt putt course and enjoy uninterrupted views of the Kalahari while you play.
Closed until further notice
Have your precious young ones looked after by professionals-Monday to Saturday: 2pm till 11pm | Sunday: 12noon till 9pm
Kids playground at the restaurantLocated right next to the lapa in clear view for all parents to see; kids are spoilt for choice with swings, slides, jungle gyms and more.
Ten Pin Bowling    
Enjoy 4 lanes of fun and excitement with our own Ten Pin Bowling alley. Fun for the whole family.
Mini Train ride
Desert Palace Express, our mini train is loads of fun for both kids and adults. Enjoy a scenic ride along the golf course. Open all days except Wednesdays

Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort

Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort situated in the heart of the Kalahari at the Upington Golf Course, 7km from the CBD of Upington on the Kuruman, Vryburg, Johannesburg and Golf Course Road (N14). The resort offers a tranquil and relaxed atmosphere with friendly, efficient and well-trained staff whose main priority is you! We will ensure that your needs are fulfilled and that your stay is memorable.