Grand Palm Casino and Convention Centre offers a wide variety of gaming activities and is the ideal Botswana conference venue in Gaborone.
Grand Palm resort offers a wide variety of gaming activities which include slots: 150 state-of-the-art slot machines offering a wide spread of denominations, ranging from 25t (Botswana thebe) to P25, 00 (Botswana Pula), as well as the highly popular simulated horse racing Royal Ascot. Open 24-hours.
Table games: In keeping with the Global Resorts philosophy of providing value for money gaming entertainment, Grand Palm offers minimum bets of P1 on Roulette and P20 on Blackjack.
Table gaming facilities include 4 American roulette tables, 4 blackjack tables, 1 Arizona hold-em poker. Hours: Sunday – Friday: 13pm to close, Saturday 12pm to close.
Adjacent to the Peermont Walmont Hotel is the Gaborone International Convention Centre, a state of the art, multi faceted convention facility suited to the needs of both international and local meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions. This is the ultimate Botswana conference venue in Gaborone.
The Grand Palm offers a versatile conference centre comprising of five conference venues. The Gaborone International Convention Centre is situated adjacent to the existing The Grand Palm is a state-of-the-art, multi-faceted convention facility suited to the needs of both international and local meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions.
The Okavango Suite: can accommodate up to 250 people seated theatre-style and can be divided into two smaller rooms.
The Moremi Suite: comprises three separate meeting rooms which can be opened out into one large room, capable of seating 100 people theatre-style.
The Cinema: A fully operational plush cinema seats 100 people and is ideal for seminars or lectures.
The Gaborone International Convention Centre (GICC)
has a separate porte cochère which opens in a magnificent main foyer and pre-assembly area. Doors lead off to the main convention facilities, the Tsodilo Suite, and breakaway rooms while two grand marble staircases flank the main entrance leading to the upper level of the Tsodilo Suite and the VIP facilities
The Tsodilo Suite
The Tsodilo Suite covers 1 550m 2 in area and can be used as a single entity housing 1040 people in a banquet set-up, 1 807 in cinema style and 1550 for a cocktail reception.
The suite offers six varying configurations catering to a variety of needs from banquets and conferences to music concerts and major sporting events. A fully-equipped Star Suite and additional change rooms are conveniently placed for such events.
The back doors of the Tsodilo Suite have been specially designed. With the convenient location and size of these doors, car launches will be handled with ease and large sets can be easily brought into the venue.
The Sorendela Rooms
There are four Serondela Rooms, situated in close proximity to the Tsodilo Suite, which can be used separately or in combination. As individual rooms they house 20 people in banquet style, 30 in cinema style and 18 in boardroom style.
The San-Ta-Wani Suite
For an exclusive experience, VIP guests are directed to a private undercover parking facility. A private lift escorts guests directly to the San-te-Wani Suite. The Suite comprises an exquisitely decorated lounge area with a 20-seater boardroom table and fireplaces, separate toilet facilities, a service area for bar and catering services and balcony overlooking the resort. The Suite also leads to the VIP Balcony area on the second level of the Tsodilo Suite.
From the Pre-Assembly area, guests can move through to the covered walkway which leads to the parking area. Provision has been made for the set-up of a large marquee in the parking area, ideal for functions under the African sun.
Livingstone’s is a relaxed Out of Africa themed restaurant, with private dining areas, cooled by large fans and features sot, warm Botswana hues, cottage pane windows and large sliders that open to the magnificent hotel gardens. The superb international style buffet can be enjoyed at Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, 7 days a week.
Grand Palm Resort has a children’s playground in a landscaped garden, a Cyberzone fun centre that has the latest hi-tech video games, pool tables, a cinema and the Kidzclub créche, where kids are entertained under supervision.