Sand Hills Casino Review

Sand Hills casino Sand Hills Casino offers a vibrant gaming experience in South Western Manitoba. With over 250 slot machines and a variety of table games, it's a slice of Vegas in the heart of Canada. The casino is smoke-free, ensuring a comfortable environment. Visitors can enjoy first-class dining and take advantage of membership benefits. Open daily, Sand Hills Casino promises excitement and entertainment for all guests.

Visiting Sand Hills Casino: Location and Hours


Here’s the information for Sand Hills Casino:

  • Address: 777 Sand Hills Drive, Carberry, MB R0K 0H0.
  • Operational Hours: Monday to Thursday 10:00 – 00:00, Friday to Saturday 10:00 – 02:00, Sunday 10:00 – 00:00.
  • Owner: Sand Hills Casino is one of 3 properties owned by Swan Lake First Nation.

Gaming Variety at Sand Hills Casino

Gambling Activity Description Operation Hours
Slot Machines Sand Hills Casino has 300 latest themed slot machines from leading makers such as IGT, Aristocrat, AGS, Light & Wonder, Bally, and Konami, offering a wide variety of modern and creative themes. Sun-Thurs: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Fri & Sat: 10:00 AM – 2:00 AM
Live Table Games Exciting live table games like Blackjack and Roulette are featured. Thurs & Sun: 3:00 PM – 12:00 AM, Fri & Sat: 3:00 PM – 1:00 AM

Exclusive Promotions and Events at Sand Hills Casino

Promotion Description Details
2024 Car Show At Sand Hills Casino Spectators welcome, admission is free. Registration starts at 9 am on Sunday, July 7, 2024. Free registration, limited edition T-Shirt for participants, free BBQ lunch for participants and Gold Club members, cash prizes, free live music. Spectators pay $5 for BBQ. Conditions apply.
Multiplying Points Is Fun Earn up to 10X your weekly points. 10X Points on all slots Monday-Thursday. 5X points on penny slots, 2X points on $1 slots Friday and Saturday. Conditions apply.
Earn 33% More CASH BACK Gold Club members get cash back while playing slots. Every 300 points equals one dollar cash back. Conditions apply.
Earn $10 In Free Play On Your Birthday Visit the Gold Club during your birthday month to earn $10 in Free Play. Can be redeemed once per year. Conditions apply.

Beyond Gaming: Entertainment and Amenities

Sand Hills Casino isn’t just about games; it’s also a place where you can have lots of fun at different events throughout the year. Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Live Music at the Oasis Bar & Grill: Experience free live music every Friday and Saturday at the Oasis Bar & Grill. This ongoing event showcases local Manitoba talent across a variety of genres, including classic rock, country, pop, and folk. Join the vibrant atmosphere every weekend for an evening of great music at no extra cost.
  • Car Show at the Hills (2024): Mark your calendars for Sunday, July 7, 2024, for the annual summer car show at Sand Hills Casino. This event celebrates Manitoba’s top classic cars with free BBQ lunch for registered participants, limited edition T-Shirts, cash draws, and free live music. It’s a summer highlight for car enthusiasts.
  • Motorcycle Show N’ Shine (2024): In partnership with the Winnipeg Harley Riders Association, Sand Hills Casino will host the annual Motorcycle Show N’ Shine in the summer of 2024. Motorcycle aficionados can look forward to a showcase of Manitoba’s top motorcycles, along with perks like free BBQ lunch, limited edition T-Shirts, cash draws, and live music for registered participants.

Convenient Parking

Parking at the Casino

Sand Hills casino parking

Huge parking lot in front of the casino.

Sand Hills Casino has plenty of free parking spots right where it is, making it super easy for everyone to visit, play, and have fun without worrying about where to leave their car.

Staying Overnight with an RV

If you’re coming in an RV or looking for a place to stay close by, check out the Forest Hills Cabins and RV Park. It’s only a short drive from the casino and has a great rating of 4.4 stars from people who’ve stayed there. You can find it at 4″N MB-9A, Carberry, MB, and you can call them at +1 204-834-2421 to ask about prices or to book a spot. They welcome guests to check in at 15:00 and check out by 11:00 the next day.

Hotels & Accommodations Near Sand Hills Casino

Here’s a handy list of places to stay near Sand Hills Casino. You’ll find everything from hotels and motels to guest houses and spots for RVs. We’ve included what guests like about each place, such as free Wi-Fi, breakfast, or being close to nature. Whether you’re just staying the night or planning a longer visit, there’s a comfortable and convenient option for everyone.

Name Rating Type Amenities
Forest Hills Cabins and RV Resort 4.4 (82) Hotel Free parking, RV hookups, Nature trails, Pine interiors, loft bedroom, main floor bedroom, open concept living and dining, BBQs, hot tubs, TVs, Internet, WiFi, central air
Aggies Guest House 4.9 (7) Hotel Cozy rooms, Free Wi-Fi, Breakfast included, Private suite, bathroom, kitchenette, air conditioning, pets allowed
Robin’s Nest Motel and Cafe 4.1 (281) Motel Free parking, Free Wi-Fi, On-site cafe
River Crossing Guest House 4.9 (8) Guest house Free parking, Free Wi-Fi, Kitchen, Garden (Temporarily closed)
Shilo Inn 3.7 (137) 3-star hotel Pool, Free parking, Restaurant, Free Wi-Fi
Spruce Woods Inn 4.1 (94) Hotel Single Room: $70, Double Room: $80, Complimentary coffee, bathroom amenities, beautiful wooden patio, updated exterior and interior, new AC, new mattress, close to casino
Cypress Motor Inn 4.1 (31) Motel Free parking, Free Wi-Fi, Air-conditioned, Breakfast

How to get to Sand Hills Casino

To reach Sand Hills Casino from Brandon or Winnipeg, the journey times and transportation options can vary:

From Brandon to Sand Hills Casino

  • Time: About 30 to 45 minutes by car.
  • Modes of Transportation: Driving is the most direct and convenient option. You might also consider a taxi or rideshare service, although these could be more expensive due to the distance.

From Winnipeg to Sand Hills Casino

  • Time: Approximately 2 to 2.5 hours by car.
  • Modes of Transportation: Driving is the best option for flexibility and convenience. For those not driving, there are bus services that run between Winnipeg and Brandon, from where you could get a taxi or a rideshare to the casino. Direct taxi or rideshare from Winnipeg is possible but might be costly due to the longer distance.

Dining Near Sand Hills Casino

Here’s a list of places to eat at Sand Hills Casino and nearby. You’ll find different types of food, from quick snacks to full meals, to match what you’re in the mood for.

Name Description Rating (TripAdvisor)
Oasis Bar & Grill Variety of dishes including beer battered pickerel and prairie mac and cheese. Late menu available Sun-Thurs, 9pm-11pm. 3.5/5
Sand Hills Restaurant Buffet selections like beef short ribs and battered chicken. 3.5/5
Callaghan’s Food and Entertainment Restaurant offering dine-in and kerbside pickup. 4.9/5
Summer Shack Drive Inn Restaurant Serves diner fare with dine-in and takeaway options. 4.4/5
Gas House Pizza Pizza takeout option. 4.5/5
CVM Cafe Offers Chinese cuisine with dine-in and kerbside pickup. 4.4/5
Austin Cafe and Grill A variety of meals with dine-in and takeaway. 4.6/5
Robin’s Nest Motel and Cafe A restaurant with free parking and Wi-Fi. 4.1/5
Shannon’s Culinary Creations Provides dine-in and takeaway services. 5.0/5
Home-Style Bakery & Cafe Offers dine-in and takeaway. 4.1/5
Carberry Motor Inn The restaurant is highly praised by visitors. 3.9/5

Overall Experience at Sand Hills Casino

Sand Hills casino reviews

Many positive reviews of Sand Hills Casino on TripAdvisor.

Aspect Rating
Customer Service 3.5/5
Atmosphere and Cleanliness 4/5
Safety and Security 4/5
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