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    Emerald Resort & Casino

    777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa
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    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    I complained to reception about my uncomfortable stay and they told me to complain through trip advisor. I have previously stayed and the stay was pleasant. Booked 2x days in this week for my girlfriends birthday and let me say...it was uncomfortable as hell. First...More

    Thank duran m
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 12 June 2017

    Hello duran m Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. Please accept our sincere apologies that the chalets did not meet with your expectations, it is certainly not the usual standard of cleanliness that our guests have come to experience. We have received your contact...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

    Whilst in the area for a weekend, I thought that if the website is anything to go by, I could be entertained for two days without leaving. It's iff season so pretty much everything was closed. Hotel room was clean, not a bad size, but...More

    Thank 772MStead
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 2 June 2017

    Hello 772MStead Thank you for your review. Your comments are appreciated and will be passed onto the respective managers. Even though it is off-peak season, most of our facilities are open. However, for example, the pumps at Aquadome are switched off during the week days,...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

    We booked the self catering chalets for a few nights before having to fly home, what a complete disappointment!! I don't know what the hotel or wooden cabins are like, but the chalets were a disaster!!! Cleanliness is appalling. Service and staff friendliness is appalling...More

    1  Thank nakash
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 30 May 2017

    Hello nakash We apologise that some of the chalets are not up to standard, we are aware and are activating ongoing maintenance around the property, but due to the size of the property this happens in stages. Unfortunately we sometimes have rowdy guests and security...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    Best weekend we had in a long,,,long time! The "Zoo keeper" Elana, was a Jewel, we had special treatment playing with 2 lion cubs, and was also introduced to the rest of animals and we learned so much from her! a special lady! Mark the...More

    2  Thank Myra E
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 24 May 2017

    Hello Myra E Thank you for your review and rating us the full 5 stars on TripAdvisor. We really are indeed privileged to have someone like Elana working with us at our zoo, she is a treasure trove of wildlife information and loves sharing it...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    We went to Emerald Resort (Riverside Self Catering Units) for a short weekend stay. Not only did Emerald Resort have the greatest weekend away specials, but they included access to the Dome, Zoo etc.. What a great , relaxing break away from the busy city...More

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    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 24 May 2017

    Hello _zelna_terblanche Thank you for your review and rating Emerald Resort & Casino the full 5 stars on TripAdvisor. Thank you too for your great feedback. We take pride in providing our customers with everything they need to ensure they receive the best experiences with...More

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    Additional Information about Emerald Resort & Casino

    Address: 777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa
    Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Vanderbijlpark
    Price Range:US$35 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 3 star
    Number of rooms: 77
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$35 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 77
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Vanderbijlpark
    • Also Known As
    • Emerald Safari Hotel Vanderbijlpark
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    selvaganthievijaym
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from Laurent P | Property representative |
    Hello selvaganthievijaym Thank you for the question. The reviews on TripAdvisor are from a personal perspective and experience. Although there are some negative reviews (as all service orientated organisations have), the... More
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    Geoff G
    6 March 2017|
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    Response from Laurent P | Property representative |
    Hello Geoff, unfortunately, due to health and safety, we do not allow pets at the Resort.
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms facing the River are much better"
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    "There are only 77 rooms plus two suites, I was told."
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    "I would recommend booking into the Bush Lodge Units rather than the hotel or chalets"
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    "Bush Lodge... if you want the quieter side and the feeling of the Bush field"
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