Inspired by the design of the 15th century Palazzo Corsini villa in Italy’s picturesque mountain region of Gianicolo, our hotel is the perfect blend of stylistic innovation and old-world Venetian charm coupled with the modern convenience expected at a Southern Sun Montecasino.
The adjacent Montecasino Gaming and Entertainment Complex is breath-taking: an entire precinct modelled after the romance and quaint charm of old Italy, with an almost endless array of shops, restaurants, theatres, and specialty stores – in addition to Johannesburg’s premier casino and gaming centre.
The Southern Sun Montecasino hotel, which received the coveted Certificate of Excellence from leading travel authority site TripAdvisor, is close to a number of Johannesburg’s top attractions. Local attractions include the Cradle of Humankind and many more.
Restaurants and Bars:
Dining at Southern Sun Montecasino includes the understated cool of Café Cru, the Mediterranean flavours at Punchinellos and al fresco poolside drinks and all day light dishes at La Terrazza. Whatever the weather, whatever the time and whatever your appetite drinks and dining at Southern Sun Montecasino is about fresh and seasonal local as well as superb imported ingredients that are celebrated in fine but never fussy dining.
Charge your meals to your room at any of the dining venues. Just talk to our front desk when you arrive.
Southern Sun Montecasino offers business guests access to a superb choice of Johannesburg’s finest conference venues. The Pivot is a state-of-the-art conference venue that caters to a wide range of events, from small, intimate meetings all the way to large cocktail functions, launches and seminars. At 1400m2, the venue is well-equipped as well as spacious, with a range of modern rooms to choose from depending on your requirements.
The following conferencing equipment is available as standard when you hire one of our conference venues in Fourways, Johannesburg. Additional services and facilities can be arranged on your behalf, upon request.
- Standing / Lapel Microphone
- Video Conferencing Capability
- Portable Projection Screens
- PA System Microphone
- Conferencing stationary
- Email Facilities
Facilities and Services:
Need a little more time in bed? Caught the early flight? Our normal check-in is from 14h00 and check-out is before 11h00, but if you arrive earlier than expected or you’re running late talk to us and we’ll do our best to arrange an early check-in or late check-out. If we can’t fit you in as early as we’d like then you’re always welcome to leave your bags with our concierge and go exploring in Montecasino.
Concierge - Talk to the concierge desk about organizing theatre tickets, taxi transfers or restaurant reservations. The concierge team is here to help with everything from flight time checks, alarm calls, or arranging cultural exploration trips.
Available from 06h30 to 23h00 every day:
- Business Centre
- Fitness Centre
- Swimming Pool
- 24 Hour Room Service
- Getting Around Montecasino
- Health and Wellness
All rates are quoted in South African Rand and include Value Added Tax (VAT) at the prevailing rate. Rates exclude 1% Tourism Levy charged per night, per room. Unless indicated otherwise.
Due to the Immigration Amendment Act no.19 of 2004, positive personal identification will be required at the time of making your booking or upon check-in. A valid Passport or an ID Document will be acceptable.
Southern Sun Montecasino, located in the northern suburb of Fourways offers its guests access to Johannesburg’s top attractions. Experience a scintillating world of entertainment and indulgence as you explore Montecasino, Fourways and Johannesburg.
The Montecasino Gaming and Entertainment complex has been voted Best Casino, Best Entertainment Complex, Best Cinema Complex and Best Place to Take Out-of-Towners. The complex offers a range of popular entertainment options such as movies, theatre, bird gardens and restaurants.
Local attractions include the Cradle of Humankind and many more.
Let us help you decide what to do during your stay in Johannesburg. Experience more of everything at our 4-star hotel in Fourways. 24-hour room service, swimming pool and sun-deck, fitness centre, complimentary WiFi, free parking, concierge services and more within a relaxing contemporary hotel. You’ll see the Italian inspiration in our design, but you’ll feel it in our warm welcomes and friendly service.
Positioned in a quiet corner of Johannesburg’s favourite going-out destination, Southern Sun Montecasino is relaxation-ready and entertainment-easy. Day or night, a walk through Montecasino’s postcard-style Italy leads to South Africa’s largest screen cinema, Johannesburg’s top theatres, family favourite Bird Gardens, outside Piazza events, dining variety, casino gaming and specialty shopping.
Children under 18 (maximum 2) stay and eat breakfast free in hotel owned restaurants when sharing with their parents where family rooms are available.
We took our design inspiration from Italian villas, always with contemporary comfort at their heart. All 194 rooms are soft and welcoming with rich woods, pretty wallpaper motifs, carpets and cosy corners; it’s old-world-Italy with up-to-the-minute amenities.
Our Montecasino accommodation includes a choice of Queen bed and double double-bed Superiors as well as two open plan Suites. Bathroom feature both bath and shower and become one with the bedroom with clever sliding-shutters. Rooms are space-clever with delicately proportioned furniture, giving you more room to unpack, relax and make yourself at home.
You’ll see our Italian inspiration in little details throughout the room from the comfy headboards to the flat-screen television surrounded by damask wallpaper and you’ll discover it in our Montecasino location where a postcard-Italy complex offers a world of easy entertainment, dining choice and all-ages experiences.
- Extra comfy beds for a great sleep
- Free WiFi
- Large flat-screen television and DStv with selected channels
- Bath and shower in every room
- Air conditioning
- Tea and Coffee
- Mini Bar (stocked on request)
- Pool and lake or courtyard views
- Enhance Your Experience
If you have any special requirements, contact us directly and we will be pleased to accommodate you wherever possible. From smoking rooms to special rates for group travel, and to bring along your small well behaved furry friend.
Our hotel also has a select number of disability-friendly rooms. We’ve designed the rooms with wider entrances, lower amenities and wooden floors for wheelchair users, as well as extra grab-rails and the option of an inter leading room if you’re travelling with a friend.
All rooms are business-friendly with 24-hour room service, free and fast internet connectivity and in-room work spaces. Guests here to get away from work, or spend some time with family, appreciate relaxed courtyard or lake views, DStv with plenty of channels and thoughtful amenities like a bar fridge, in room air conditioning and Charlotte Rhys toiletries.