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Spring has sprung with specials at Graceland

07 September 2011

Graceland Hotel Casino and Country Club has the best value for money this September as it welcomes Spring with exciting events and fantastic sport fixtures. The Southern styled American inspired resort is the ideal place for a break away this season.

The resort is now less than 55 minutes away from Johannesburg and Pretoria making it the ideal escape from the busy city life. Easy access to the resort is via the new completed N17 highway between Springs and Leandra. Graceland is situated in Secunda, Mpumalanga which makes it a picturesque escape for a midweek golf experience or a weekend of indulgence for the whole family.

On the gaming floor this Spring, guests can look forward to tipping the scales in their favour with the new Tip the Scales promotion which runs until Sunday, 25 September. Over R300 000 in cash is up for grabs. The Slots Mania and Race to Riches promotions has a buy-in of R10 per person and takes place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 19h00. The Thunderstruck promotion has now moved to mid-month Saturdays with a total of R25 000 to be given away in five hits each Saturday. The Bonus Roulette is on-going on Sundays at 12h00 and 15h00 and Mondays at 19h00 with buy-in at R20 per ticket.

The Graceland Gaming Challenge has started and guests who sign up for their Winners Circle card today can play to get their name on the leader board. The challenge started on 1 September 2011 and runs until the 16 November 2011. A total of R230 000 in cash is up for grabs.

The Graceland Idols is running again this month and residents and guests are welcome to see if they will be the next Graceland music sensation. Auditions are on Wednesdays at 8pm in the Buffalo Bills Show Bar. Entries are free and open to everyone over the age of 18 years. The winner stands a chance to win R20 000 in cash and prizes. For more information contact the Guest Relations Desk on 017 620 1102. The finale will be held on 28 October 2011.

For all the music fans, Buffalo Bills Show Bar will be featuring a musical line-up from Wednesday to Sunday at 20h00 until 24h00.  Guests can bring their best voices for some karaoke with Rickus Jooste who will entertain the crowd on Wednesday and Sunday. On Thursdays, guests can experience the talent of Michael Botes who will be appearing at Buffalo Bills for his debut performance. Dafunc will be performing at the show bar on Fridays and Borries will entertain guests on super-hot Saturdays. Guests can share in the spirit of the Rugby World Cup with fantastic beverage specials at Buffalo Bills.

The list of things to do at Graceland for entertainment revellers is endless. The Hobby Hotspot Paintball Circuit offers a variety of games including speed ball and bush ball with all the latest paintball gear available on rental. For bookings call 017 631 3006 or for group bookings call 017 620 1296 for email

Guests can enjoy fun with the family at the Limelight Theatre Movie Cinema for only R20 per ticket. It’s the ideal place for young and old and offers a range of movie blockbusters. The Magic Company Games Arcade is popular amongst children and a firm favourite for parents to take their children to keep them fully entertained. The resort also offers safe and secure parking for their vehicles while visiting these great entertainment venues.

Spring has completely bloomed at Graceland’s 4-star Peermont Walmont Hotel with a Friday to Sunday offer of R865 (single) and R1 120 (double) inclusive of dinner at R140 per person. Reservations can be made through 017 620 1264/3. This offer is valid from 1 September until 30 November 2011.

Guests who have had a long lazy lunch, or enjoyed a stunning show or have simply been playing their favourite casino game can extend their Sunday evenings with Graceland’s Sunday Sleep-Over special. For bookings, call Peermont Central Reservations on 011 557 0777 or 0860 777 900.

The upcoming Festival of Fortune, Fun, Food and Lights start from October to December 2011. A generous R250 000 in cash and prizes are up for grabs!

Graceland has the best value for money in town and is the ideal place to dine. The meals from the kitchen at the resort cater for the taste buds of all guests. The American Café has sumptuous weekly specials from ranging from delicious buffets and curries from Monday to Sunday. Fridays and Saturdays is Burn the Bill evenings between 16h00 and 19h00 and children under 12 years eat free after 5pm.

Rugby is on the menu in September at Buffalo Bills show bar as it is the place to show support for the Springboks. All 48 matches will be screened on the big screen.

For more information contact the friendly staff at the Guest Relations Desk on (017) 620 1102 or visit or find us on FACEBOOK.

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