Tsogo Sun is the largest hotels, gaming and entertainment company in South Africa, providing a vast variety of hospitality and exciting entertainment and leisure experiences. Combining an established heritage with a professional and energised approach, the group proudly encompasses 14 casinos and over 90 hotels in South Africa, Africa and the Seychelles.

The company’s urban and resort casino portfolio includes the most popular entertainment destinations, strategically located in six provinces throughout South Africa, as follows: Gauteng (three properties) – Montecasino, Gold Reef City Casino and Silverstar Casino; Kwazulu/Natal (three properties) – Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World, Golden Horse Casino and Blackrock Casino; Mpumalanga (two properties) – Emnotweni Casino and The Ridge Casino; Free State (one property) – Goldfields Casino; Eastern Cape (two properties) – Hemingways Casino and Queens Casino; Western Cape (three properties) – The Caledon Casino, Hotel and Spa, Mykonos Casino and Garden Route Casino.

Tsogo Sun’s hospitality interests offer the widest distribution of hotels in Africa, providing world-class accommodation across all markets, including elegant, individually branded Deluxe Hotels and well known trusted market leaders in the premier through budget segments, including Southern Sun, Garden Court, SunSquare, StayEasy and Formula 1 hotels.

The Group’s portfolio also includes theatres, including the award- winning Teatro at Montecasino; cinemas; restaurants and bars; tourist and leisure attractions such as the Montecasino Bird Gardens, the Apartheid Museum; as well as over 250 conference and banqueting facilities, including the internationally and locally renowned Sandton Convention Centre.

Tsogo Sun is committed to being at the forefront of world class standards in South African casinos. Furthermore Tsogo Sun is passionate about empowerment and social responsibility, with a core ethos of being a catalyst for change. Based on independent research by the CRF Institute, Tsogo Sun has been certified as a Best Employer for several consecutive years for its outstanding HR policies and working conditions, excellent reputation, impressive training and development opportunities and highly engaged workforce.

Tsogo Sun is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. The key shareholders of Tsogo Sun are Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited (“HCI”), a JSE listed investment holding company (41.3%), and SABMiller PLC (“SABM”), the London listed brewing company (39.7%). The remaining shareholding is held by various financial institutions and the general public (19%).


Peermont Hotels, Casinos and Resorts is one of southern Africa’s most empowered hospitality and gaming groups. With a total of 14 properties, nine in South Africa, and five in Botswana, collectively offering over 3 200 slot machines, 140 gaming tables and 1 600 hotel rooms. The conveniently located destinations cater for every taste and style with entertainment, dining, family fun, conferences and events, a host of outdoor adventure activities and gaming. The Group prides itself on strong entrepreneurial management and corporate values with exceptional service, unparalleled products and incredible attention to detail.

Emperors Palace Hotel Casino Convention Resort, Johannesburg; Graceland Hotel, Casino and Country Club, Secunda; Mondazur Hotel and Spa at San Lameer, KwaZulu-Natal; Frontier Inn and Casino, Bethlehem; Umfolozi Hotel Casino Convention Resort, Empangeni; Rio Hotel Casino and Convention Resort, Klerksdorp; Khoroni Hotel Casino Convention Resort, Thohoyandou; Taung Hotel Convention Resort, Taung and Mmabatho Palms Hotel Casino Convention Resort in Mafikeng. In Botswana, Peermont owns and manages The Grand Palm Hotel Casino Convention Resort and the Mondior hotel in Gaborone; the Metcourt hotel as well as the Sedibeng Casino in Francistown and Syringa Casino in Selebi Phikwe.


Sun International was established in 1983 and listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in 1985. The group operates 22 casinos in southern Africa, including 13 of the 37 casino licences issued in South Africa.

Sun International owns and operates internationally acclaimed tourism resorts, luxury hotels and urban entertainment operations in 15 regulated jurisdictions in eight countries, including South Africa, Zambia, Nigeria, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland and Chile. More than half of this portfolio has been developed in the last ten years, with new projects having been launched in West Africa and South America.

Every day, over 50 000 customers from over 50 countries visit a Sun International property, accounting for 725 000 room nights sold in 2011, 163 000 of them to international tourists.

Over a period of three decades, the group has invested more than R14 billion in new tourism infrastructure. It employs just under 11 000 people on a permanent basis, has indirectly created 50 000 new employment opportunities in the broader tourism industry, and it has been estimated that its business has a direct impact on the livelihood of more than 500 000 people in southern Africa.

Sun International is the leading casino operator in the southern hemisphere and enjoys a 42.2% share of the South African casino market. In Chile, Monticello’s share of the non-municipal casino market stands at 28.9%.


London Clubs International has been part of Caesars Entertainment Corporation since 2006, and is one of Europe’s leading casino companies, offering a diverse portfolio of 14 entertainment and gaming locations throughout the United Kingdom, South Africa and Egypt.

Caesars Entertainment saw its beginning in Reno, Nevada more than 70 years ago. Since then the company has grown through the development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions, and now owns or manages casino resorts on four continents with more than 70 000 employees.

Emerald Resort and Casino, managed by London Clubs, opened in 1998 and resides on the lush banks of the Vaal River, less than an hour from O.R. Tambo International Airport. To date Emerald Resort and Casino has over 1000 employees, more than 600 slot machines and over 30 tables. Emerald Resort and Casino prides itself on service, the highest standards of customer care and commitment to the environment and the local community.

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