Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort

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Outdoor pool
Superior Room | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, rollaway beds
Superior Room | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, rollaway beds
Standard Room | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, rollaway beds

Overview of Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort

Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort

3.5 star property
Suburban hotel in Upington with casino and outdoor pool

7.6/10 Good

16 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
  • Casino
The price is €48
Price available on 02/10/2022
Map
Erf 1, Golf Course Road, Keidebees, Upington, Northern Cape, 8801
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Casino
  • Restaurants and 2 bars/lounges
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour room service
  • Conference centre
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
For families
  • Playground on site
  • Rollaway/extra beds
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Choose dates to view prices

About this area

Getting around

  • Upington (UTN) - 11 min drive

About this property

Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort

3.5-star family-friendly hotel next to a golf course
Take advantage of 18 holes of golf, a casino and a corner/local shop at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort. For those looking to try their luck, this hotel boasts 169 slot machines, 6 casino gaming tables and a casino VIP room. Treat yourself to a massage or other spa services. The on-site restaurant, Bella Roma, features Italian cuisine and brunch. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities, such as a terrace and mini golf.
Other perks include:
  • An outdoor pool
  • Free self-parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), wedding services and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • A reception hall, luggage storage and a computer station
Room features
All guest rooms at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort feature comforts, such as 24-hour room service and air conditioning, in addition to amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and safes.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and deep-soaking baths
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with digital channels
  • Electric kettles, daily housekeeping and electrical adapters/chargers

Languages

Afrikaans, English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 60 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Shared fridge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Water dispenser

Travelling with children

  • Mini golf
  • Playground
  • Local/corner shop
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Racquetball/squash
  • Mini golf

Working away

  • Computer station
  • Conference centre

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • 18 holes of golf
  • An outdoor pool
  • Arcade/games room
  • Casino
  • 6 casino gaming tables
  • 169 casino slot machines
  • Casino VIP room

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Bath or shower
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Guidebooks/recommendations

Special features

Dining

Bella Roma – This restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.
Casino Bar – On-site bar. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 115 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 150.0 per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Desert & Casino Upington
Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort Hotel
Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort Upington
Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort Hotel Upington

Frequently asked questions

Does Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
As of 1 October 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort on 2 October 2022 start from €48, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
Yes, there's a casino, featuring 169 slot machines and 6 gaming tables.
What is there to do at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort and nearby?
On-site recreation at Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort includes racquetball/squash. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include 2 bars and a casino. Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort also has an arcade and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort?
Yes, Bella Roma offers Italian cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Bi Lo (2 mi), KFC (3.4 mi) and Roman's Pizza (3.4 mi).
Does Desert Palace Hotel & Casino Resort have rooms with private hot tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep-soaking bath.

Overall score and ratings

7.6

Good

7.5/10

Cleanliness

7.9/10

Staff & service

9.0/10

Amenities

7.6/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.0/10

Eco-friendliness

6/10 Good

Peter, 1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

KOKETSO IGNATIOUS, 3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

Michele, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

Average stay
Got to the venue and the WiFi, phone in the room and tv channels all was not working, moved us to another room after we unpacked as only found out then these things not working, room was better but WiFi still problematic as signal very poor
Veranise, 3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Super stay
Super stay, already booked again for the return trip
Tinus, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

It was bad. Poor service and unfriendly staff
Sifiso, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Molefi, 1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The staff made this a wonderful trip and the hotel is very clean and all is helpful. Will definitely return soon and wont stay anywhere else.
3-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

ANANDROY, 2-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

GP, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review