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Own The Road
We’re giving away over R450,000 in cash including a Mazda 2 1.5 in our Own The Road promotion and you don’t want to miss out! Read more
Gold Run
Golden Horse Gold Rewards members stand the chance to win in our Gold Run promotion Read more
Derby Lounge Entertainment
Come to the Derby Lounge every Friday & Saturday from 20h00 to 23h30 and enjoy live entertainment. Read more
Festive Surprises 2017
Join us this Festive season for our exciting promotion – Festive Surprises. Read more
Celeste Ntuli – Black Tax
“Black Tax” is Celeste Ntuli’s latest one woman stand-up comedy show Read more
9 At A Time
You could be a winner this Sunday! Exclusive to Rewards cardholders  Read more
Winning has never been so easy at Golden Horse! Read more
Broken English Tour
Schalk Bezuidenhout and Loyiso Madinga are two of South Africa's best dancers, singers, actors and fire breathers. Read more
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Own The Road

Own The Road

We’re giving away over R450,000 in cash including a Mazda 2 1.5 in our Own The Road promotion and you don’t want to miss out

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Book now to win your share of prizes worth over R700,000, including a Mercedes-Benz C-Class Edition C

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SunBreaks Summer Holiday Time

SunBreaks Summer Holiday

Book your Dec/Jan summer holiday now - 2 kids under 18 stay and eat breakfast free when sharing with 2 adults

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Golden Horse

Casino, Entertainment & Horse Racing In Pietermaritzburg

The odds are in your favour at Golden Horse in Pietermaritzburg. This unique venue in South Africa combines the thrill of the casino, the best entertainment, memorable dining, family fun and horse racing in one exciting destination.

You are spoilt for choice with the fantastic entertainment on offer, as well as the variety of menus to choose from at our fast food outlets and restaurants.
Golden Horse is also a leading events venue for hosting weddings and conferences, with a choice of great spaces and visitor accommodation at the beautiful Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg hotel.

Feel the energy and get your heart racing at Golden Horse Casino.


Golden Horse is one of the best casinos in KwaZulu Natal. You can dance with lady luck and get your heart racing on our gaming floor, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. With over 450 Slot machines and 22 Table games to choose from, you will have plenty of opportunities to take your shot at winning!

What’s more is you can sign up to the Golden Horse Rewards Programme and get access to exclusive casino promos, where you stand the chance to win incredible cash and car prizes. By using your Golden Horse Rewards card every time you play your favourite Slots or Tables, you earn points. The more you play, the more points you earn and the bigger the rewards you get access to.  


If you are looking for a luxurious and indulgent getaway, then look no further than Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg. The hotel boasts 96 contemporary rooms, including a presidential suite, as well as a pool where you can sit back and relax. You can enjoy this wonderful hotel even more as a Golden Horse Rewards member by getting 10% discount on your stay. Simply use your Rewards card when you book. 


Golden Horse Casino is home to a variety of great restaurants that will cater to every taste. Golden Horse Rewards members get to enjoy the delicious dining on offer at John Dorys, Rockafellas and Vigour and Verve at a discount. So bring along the family, or invite your friends and experience great savings at these restaurants.


Golden Horse Rewards members get access to the best. This includes great benefits and instant discounts across our casino and entertainment offerings. By using your Rewards card when playing your favourite Slots and Tables, you earn points that will qualify you for entry tickets into our casino promotions, where you stand a chance to win amazing prizes. You also qualify for discounts when purchasing event tickets, dining at selected restaurants and pampering yourself in our Livwell boutique Spa.

If you haven’t yet joined, why not sign up today? Becoming a Rewards member is absolutely free and really easy. Just visit our Customer Service Desk with your ID and we’ll give your card and you can start enjoying your Rewards.