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New SA betting site with an impressive offering from sports and horses to slots, casino games as well as lucky numbers.
  • 100% deposit bonus up to R10,000
  • Mathatha guaranteed jackpots
  • Betgames, Slots, Live Casino Games

Detailed Betshack Review

2022 has seen the launch of some really great new SA betting sites which gives players a lot more choice. One of them is Betshack.co.za which is surely going to shake up the South African betting scene.

While reviewing Betshack we have to say: there is really something to bet on for everyone online, from sports to slots and live casino games to lotto and lucky numbers. So let’s have a more detailed look at Betshack and if it can be everyone’s favourite online sportsbook.

Betshack Offers & Promotions

After you have registered your Betshack account go on and FICA your account within 7 days. Then you get an immediate reward in the form of a R50 FICA free sports bet.

Furthermore you can enjoy a 100% first deposit match bonus up to R10,000 to bet on sports as well as the horses. Please enter code SHACK100 while making your deposit of minimum R20. This is a big bonus which has a very reasonable 3x turnover requirement.

R50 free: FICA account within 7 days after registration. Free bet valid 24 hours. 100% bonus: min. 1st dep. R20; max. bonus R10,000; x3 turnover. Promotional and general T&Cs apply.

Aside from these new customer offers the Betshack promotions page is quite empty. But this new betting site has just launched and we will surely see more bonuses and promotions added soon. Follow them on social media as often bonuses are announced there. Or opt into promotional emails to get special offers delivered right into your inbox.


  • Excellent sportsbook with good odds and markets
  • Live streaming for selected events
  • Mathatha Zonke guaranteed lucky numbers jackpots
  • Great welcome bonus
  • Various payment options


  • Limited support hours
  • Small range of promotions

Betting Markets & Sports

Once you have a Betshack player account you can place your pre-match as well as live in-play bets on a wide range of sports. Soccer, Rugby, Snooker, Basketball, MMA, F1, Rugby and many more sports are part of the portfolio. Furthermore you can enjoy horse racing at Betshack.co.za and the welcome bonus can also be used for horse racing betting.

Of course you have features such as Cash Out available at Betshack. Overall navigation is quite straightforward and you can easily find the fixture or event you’d like to bet on.

Lastly, registered customer can benefit from live streaming of selected sports and fixtures. This is something we really like and would like to see on more betting sites.


Alongside other sports you also have a section for esports. If you enjoy E-Sports betting you can do so on various events and leagues of League of Legends or Dota 2.

Betshack Games

While Betshack has a great sportsbook there is also a wide and varied games range. From slots to live games to Betgames – this site offers you games entertainment 24/7. We have covered the games on offer in more detail in our Betshack Games Guide article.

Jackpot City

This section is all about spinning the reels and contains hundreds of online slots. Currently Betshack features slots by Habanero as well as Evolution (NetEnt as well as Red Tiger). Therefore you can play the very best slot machines, including Habanero’s Hot Hot Fruit, Wealth Inn, Knockout Football Rush or Lantern Luck. Or try your luck with NetEnt’s Starburst, Reel Rush, Dead or Alive as Twin Spin or spin for a big win at Red Tiger’s Cash Volt, 10,001 Nights or Dynamite Riches.

Live Casino Games

Alongside slots Betshack has also a wide selection of live casino games. Hit the tables and choose a game of Blackjack, Roulette, Baccarat or even Pachinko. The very best casino games by Ezugi as well as Evolution are available. Why not give the following titles a go:


No sports and casino betting site would be complete without Betgames. At Betshack you have all 12 currently available at your fingertips. Whether you like to play Lucky 5, Speedy 7, War of Bets or spin the Wheel of Fortune – all of these low-data games are available 24/7.

Lucky Numbers

Betshack is a great option if you like to bet on lucky numbers. Over 200 lottery draws from around the world are available, covering the best ones from Russia, the UK or Greece. While you can bet the classic way and select numbers you have many more options online. Why not try to bet on ball colour, sum or even count. Each lottery has different betting options so there is definitely one for you. Some of the lotteries available on betshack.co.za are for example:

  • UK49s Lunchtime as well as Uk49s Teatime
  • Russia GoSloto
  • RSA Powerball
  • Irish Lotto
  • France Loto

So if you are feeling lucky today have a look at the Betshack’s Lucky Numbers section. Don’t miss to check out the Mathatha Zonke lottery draws. Bet between R6 to R20 on these guaranteed jackpot lotteries for your chance to win up to R100 million. To win these guaranteed jackpots you have to really get your lucky numbers right and predict all numbers correctly. Don’t confuse Mathatha Zonke with Hollywoodbets’ Spina Zonke.

Payment Options

To deposit you have a variety of payment options to choose from. This includes credit as well as debit cards, vouchers such as 1 For You, OTT Voucher or Blu Voucher , as well as Instant EFT with all major banks and Snapscan.

Withdrawals are usually paid to the deposit payment method and take a maximum of 7 days.

Betshack Contact & Support

You can get in touch with the friendly and professional Betshack team Monday to Sunday between 07:00-20:00 via the following ways:

  • Email: support@betshack.coza
  • Whatsapp: 083 540 0707
  • Phone: 0860 946 637
  • Live Chat on site

Furthermore you can connect with Betshack via social media (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram).

Betshack – Final Words

There is now a lot more choice for South African bettors and we like what we see. Betshack is a great new addition which has a lot to offer. The layout and navigation is very intuitive and therefore user-friendly. The main categories are clearly labelled and you will have a great betting experience across all devices. As with all new betting sites the gameplay is especially optimised for mobile so if you usually bet on your smartphone or tablet then Betshack could be a good new option for you.

Similar to other recently launched new SA betting sites, such as Betshezi or Fafabet, Betshack also has a license by the Western Cape Gambling and Racing Board. Therefore it is a 100% trustworthy bookie which follows strict procedures in regards to security, fairness as well as responsible gambling.

Have a look at betshack.co.za today. Then register your account and FICA it to get your R50 FICA free sports bet. This might be the start of great betting entertainment. For some help to register an account read through our Betshack Account Guide – How to Register and Login.

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Is Betshack a trustworthy SA betting site?

Betshack is a fully licensed SA betting and casino site. They have a license by the Western Cape Gambling and Racing Board and therefore follow strict and safe procedures.

How can I get the R50 FICA free bet?

To claim the R50 free FICA bet you need to FICA your account. This requires you to upload the necessary documents to proof your identity and address in your Betshack account. Once your account is verified you can claim the free bet.

How can I FIFA my Betshack account?

As with all licensed betting sites you need to FICA your account to enjoy the full betting offering and to withdraw. As part of FICA you need to upload documents to proof your identity as well as address. To proof you identity upload either your passport, ID card or Drivers Licence. A bank statement or utility bill is good as a proof of address. Once you have uploaded these and declared your source of funds your account will be approved within 72 hours. FICA your new account within 7 days after registration to claim your R50 free FICA bet.

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