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Celebrate the beginning of spring at the colourful Rio Resort

18 August 2010

Inspired by the passion, vibrancy and colour of the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Rio Hotel, Casino and Convention Resort shines brightly in Klerksdorp and beckons you to join in the extravagant celebrations this spring!

With its Brazilian Carnival theme, Rio is sure to exhilarate guests with a variety of entertainment and dining options... The Escapades Theatre presents Humperdinck and Jones for one night only on 27 August! Make this a night to relive the music of the legends, Engelbert Humperdinck & Tom Jones, brought to you by SA's best tribute 'cover' performers...Tickets for this musical reverie are just R80 per person and can be purchased at the Guest Relations Desk. Call +27 (0) 18 469 9100 or visit

The 3-star Peermont Metcourt hotel at Rio offers ultra-modern accommodation at affordable rates. Take advantage of Rio's sizzling special at only R445 per person per night sharing until 31 August 2010 and experience this vibrant resort.  This super saver package also includes breakfast at the F.L.A.G. Café and dinner at Copacabana Restaurant.

Copacabana Restaurant matches up to the spring celebrations with dining specials including 1kg Rib Mania for just R90 on Mondays; 200g Burger night for R45 on Tuesdays; the Eisbein and Lager special on Wednesdays for just R85; or a generous serving of Oxtail on Thursdays for R80. A selection of delicious Saturday and Sunday lunch buffets are also available for R140 pe0r person. *Subject to change at select times of discounts on offer. Contact Copacabana Restaurant on (018) 469 916 to book.

"Rio is the ultimate weekend getaway destination and in true carnival style we offer our guests an exhilarating array of entertainment, gaming, accommodation and conferencing deals," says Clive Tavener, General Manager at Rio Hotel Casino Convention Resort.

For more information, please contact Call +27 (0) 18 469 9100 or visit



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