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Address: 2nd Ave, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6019, South Africa
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+27 41 507 7777
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Step inside the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World and prepare to be...

Step inside the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World and prepare to be thrilled! Located in Port Elizabeth and next to the Nelson Mandela Bay beachfront. Its close proximity to many beachfront hotels makes it a haven for locals and visitors alike.Flirt with lady luck in our state-of-the-art casino; featuring 781 modern slot machines and 23 American Roulette, Blackjack and Poker tables. The Boardwalk is currently undergoing a R1 billion expansion to make it an even bigger, better destination!A One-stop shop for allThere’s a wide choice of restaurants to suit the whole family and the lake’s retail complex will delight you with a range of shops and speciality stores. As you peruse the complex, let the kids enjoy the fun activities offered by the Magic Company. Don’t forget to pop in to the cinema to enjoy the latest movie screening or head to The Vodacom Amphitheatre to enjoy entertaining shows that’ll get your feet tapping!Come along and enjoy The Boardwalk – where anytime is playtime!

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This is a great place to stroll around the shops, find gifts for home, lots of take-a-way food stalls. also, nice restaurants a good cinema. Have not tried the casino.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great place to stroll around the shops, find gifts for home, lots of take-a-way food stalls. also, nice restaurants a good cinema. Have not tried the casino.

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Boardwalk area is fairly new and really adds something to the area. There are numerous shops and restaurants around a large lagoon and at night it really comes to life. The fountain show to music is fabulous, if your fortunate enough to see it. Many of the restaurants are "fast food", but there are other types if you prefer.

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Knysna
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Apart from the movies not much to do. Impressive building, sad that so many little shops have closed down.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Our hotel was a couple blocks away so we wandered over to see what it was about. Lots of shops, mostly chain stores, what you'd generally see in an outdoor mall in the USA. The casino was nicely done, not crowded on a Saturday afternoon, and had affordable table games in addition to the usual slots.

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Thank Garry C
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry, but for tourists there is nothing of interest. Nothing you wouldn't find almost everywhere. True, there are lots of fast Food eateries, plus one or two restaurants and a cinema, not to forget the casiono, but none of that is what I'd call a tourist attraction. There is a tourist information, but if you do need one i'd recommend... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Although beautiful and offering the Light Show in the pond, the place itself doesn't really offer much. There are a few eateries to choose from and a handful of stores to shop at. The main attraction seems to be the arcade centre or casino. The Amphitheatre hosts some great shows and is a definite must see and visit.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two colleagues surprised me with a belated birthday lunch on February 20. I was pleasantly surprised to find that there's a restaurant at the casino where one can have a full meal on Mondays at a very reasonable price.

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Jupiter, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is in a very good location and has beautiful large guest rooms . Now comes the awkward part of our experience. In order to use the minibar , somebody from roomservice had to bring us the key for the fridge and insisted to do an inventory in our presence and had us sign a form showing the contence... More 

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Costa del Sol
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the past 15 years of visiting PE, we have seen the boardwalk go from a lively interesting place to shop and eat to a run-down boring place with nothing to receommend it. There are very few interesting retail outlets and all the interesting restaurants, such as Squires, 34 degrees South, and the Greek restaruant have gone.

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Thank JeevesCostadelSol
Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found the Boardwalk very nice. Luckily it was very close to where I stayed with my family. I loved the architecture of the place. It had a Greek style, very nice! I think it's more lovely to watch it during the night than during the day, cause of the light decoration. Nevertheless, it's important to take into account, most... More 

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