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South Africa leads the pack and is the leading gaming country in Africa with more than 40 casinos.

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  • About 30 African Countries possess world class casinos and gaming machine, attracting players from all around the world.
  • South Africa leads the pack and is the leading gaming country in Africa with more than 40 casinos.

With her burgeoning middle class who are developing exotic tastes by the day and have extra money to spend and even gamble with backed by favourable legislation, Africa is quickly becoming the gaming oasis of 21st century. 

About 30 African Countries possess world class casinos and gaming machine, attracting players from all around the world, with many online gambling websites also offering detailed information and guidelines regarding gambling in Africa.

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South Africa leads the pack and is the leading gaming country in Africa with more than 40 casinos.

Other African countries also popular for gambling include Kenya, Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Morocco, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Uganda among others.

Here are top ten most popular and grand casino resorts in the continent

Pilanesberg Game Resort – South Africa

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One of the biggest casinos in Africa is located within the wondrous Pilanesberg Game Resort.

Sun City casino is one of the most popular casinos in South Africa, it is the epitome of gaming entertainment, offering an impressive range of slots and tables.

The Casino features hundreds of exciting slot machines and over 40 popular table games.

Sun City casino was named Africa's leading Casino resort at the world travel awards 2016.

The Gold Reef City Casino – South Africa

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Being Johannesburg's oldest casino, The Gold Reef City Casino is one of the most popular enjoyment settings.

Adjoining the Gold Reef City theme park and the Apartheid Museum, it offers unique blend of tradition, first-class entertainment, and leisure options making it an attractive destination for locals and tourists alike. It is equipped with the latest gaming technology featuring approximately 1 700 slot machines incorporating the latest video games.

The Palazzo Montecasino - South Africa

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Johannesburg's Palazzo Montecasino Hotel is part the famous Montecasino Entertainment Center, which features theatres, cinemas, a casino, a restaurant, shops, and boutiques.

Sitting on a floor area of 75,350 sq ft offering 1,600 state-of-the-art slot machines and 67 live table games it is the place to go if you have big money to spend.

The Palazzo Montecasino was named Africa's leading Casino resort at the world travel awards 2017.

The Great Casino of La Mamounia – Morocco

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Le Grand Casino La Mamounia in Morocco offers guests a superb time gambling and enjoying themselves playing such casino table games as Poker, Mini Punto Banco, Blackjack and Roulette.

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The casino's 10,760 square foot gaming space features 140 slot machines and twenty table games.

Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort - Morocco

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This is Morocco’s largest casino, offering a variety of exciting games, the fun never ends at Mazagan Casino.

The facility has been called the most beautiful casino in North Africa, and boasts more than 450 machines and 40 game tables, including English roulette, blackjack, punto banco, and poker.

Golden Key Casino - Kenya

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The golden key casino is one of kenya’s most elegant casinos.

it is found atop east Africa’s finest seafood restaurant, the tamarind, in the exotic coastal resort town of Mombasa.

The casino features a wide range of state of the art slot machines and live gaming table games offering roulette, blackjack, bonus card poker, 3 card poker, and pontoon. 

Avani Casino – Botswana

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Many still refer to the venue by its former name as Gaborone Sun Casino.

The 24hr casino offers 33,850 square feet casino floor space and features 140 slot machines, 9 table games, restaurants and a hotel.

Casino de Maurice – Mauritius

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Casino de Maurice is one of the oldest casino of Mauritius and was set up in the year 1970.

It is an exciting casino getaway where gamblers can play roulette, blackjack or oasis poker and has 135 slot machines for gamblers to enjoy.

The Swakopmund Hotel & Casino – Namibia

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Mermaid casino at Swakopmund Hotel and Entertainment Centre boasts a variety of games including American Roulette, Stud Poker, Blackjack, Slot Machines and the latest Interactive Video Slot Machines.

The Mermaid Casino also has a scrumptious snack menu as well as a full service bar.

The Pyramids Casino Escape - Uganda

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The Pyramids Casino is most certainly the most impressive looking venue in all of Uganda.

While every other casino in the country is housed in rather ordinary-looking buildings, Pyramids has channelled its inner Vegas and gone full-out, with its main building consisting of a sphinx and two pyramids.

The view is stunning, especially during the night when the entire structure is illuminated by yellow projectors, giving them that fancy Egyptian look.