Desert Palace, Northern Cape’s Premier entertainment resort

The Desert Palace Casino offers multiple experiences and we pay attention to the details to ensure we entertain, excite and create winners.

We have 169 Gaming Machines, ranging from Slots, Video and Poker machines with gaming denominations of 5c, 10c, 50c, R1, R2 & R5. Progressive Jackpots are mixed with innovative games. Our helpful, trained and friendly team will gladly assist you to understand how each Gaming Machine works.

Desert Palace Hotel & Casino offers six Gaming Tables – Two Blackjack tables, three American Roulette tables and one Poker table. Inexperienced and beginner players are always welcome. Our trained, attentive Table Staff will happily explain the rules and guidelines of each Table Game. Waiters work near the tables to offer you drinks while you play.



Monday to Thursday: 10:00am till 23:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 10:00am till 23:00pm
Sunday: 14:00pm till 23:00pm


Monday to Thursday: 18:00pm till 23:00pm
Friday: 18:00pm till 23:00pm
Saturday: 18:00pm till 23:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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.