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Gauteng
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I haven't been there in a long time, to see the upgrades to the rooms were nice. Very classy and very modern. I always enjoy my stay there and the breakfasts are awesome as well. I will keep going back there, not too far from home and a lovely hotel for a short break away.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Generally the facility in the hotel is great and meet my expectation. However it was a busy long weekend. There no hot water in my room, that's still fine however there no water on the shower at all. Made the request and informed the hotel staff, got ignore completely and no feedback no apology.

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Thank Tommy L
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our company booked out multiple rooms for an overnight work conference. The checkin for our large group was quick, we were served Croissants with different fillings and juice on arrival before going to our rooms. The rooms were Beautiful and modern, with everything one needs for an overnight stay. The pool and surroundings were clean and relaxing. We had onsite...

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Thank Tania P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Vanderbijlpark to run a marathon so we decided to stay in the vicinity. This hotel was suggested by the organizers of the race. Although the hotel was fairly full and the staff were obviously under pressure, they managed extremely well with management being constantly on hand to assist. The rooms were comfortable, spacious and clean. The food was...

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Thank Brent M
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Riverside Sun for the Vaal marathon this passed weekend. The food was great and the staff were very friendly. I was very impressed with the immaculate gardens and lovely pool! Nice to walk down along the river.

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Thank Jessica H
Johannesburg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Satisfactory stay, thank you very much! Staff service requires improvement, both inside and outside the hotel. The food was excellent and the room was clean and tidy. The grounds of the hotel were in good condition.

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Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband myself and our two kids stayed overnight for the Vaal Marathon. The hotel was good value for money including dinner and breakfast it was just a bit far from the start, but otherwise a very pleasant experience

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Thank LAB1974
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What more can anyone ask for? Beautiful surroundings, hotel clean, smart and comfortable. Service was excellent, food was good and staff was the best. My room was comfortable and clean and it was quiet enough to have a good night rest

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Thank 947petruc
Vanderbijlpark
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The accommodation was great, the food was good especially the leg of lamb.. The staff was friendly. The barman was understaffed for the amount of people, I ordered my drinks 20 min before dinner and it only arrived after being seated at my table. I went for the valentines dinner and felt overdressed since hotel guest and valentine special tables...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My parents don't have go away because of all the bad experiences they usually incur with staff at various hotels, but in this occasion it was their anniversary and they were so impressed by the staffs willingness to help and all round friendliness. A special thanks to Mary Selometsi and the housekeeping manager for putting in that little bit extra...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideal for both business and leisure travellers to Johannesburg the Riverside Sun is located on the banks of the majestic Vaal River. Only 40 minutes from Johannesburg this hotel offers spectacular views, a range of sporting and leisure activities as well as several fully equipped conference facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverside Sun

Address: Cnr. Wenning & Emfuleni Drive, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa (Formerly Riverside Lifestyle Resort)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Vanderbijlpark
Price Range: $275 - $329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riverside Sun 3*
Number of rooms: 169
Also Known As:
Riverside Lifestyle Hotel Vanderbijlpark
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