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The Blades Hotel

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“team building”(8 reviews)
“lower deck”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an excellent two day conference at The Blades, the facilities were great, the staff friendly and efficient and the accommodation was stylish and comfortable. During our stay we had a number of meals in various locations and each was superbly prepared.

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Response from Yolanda S, Manager at The Blades HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Good experience. Very nice accommodation. Great setting. Enjoyed the setting for evening function with the bonfire. Conference facilities are good but the electronic and visual equipment can be presented more professional without any cables lying around.More

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Response from Yolanda S, Manager at The Blades HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! I am pleased that we met your expectations, The team is looking into why the cables where lying around as this is normally not the case. Thank you for bringing this under our attention. I am looking forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a generally above-average establishment with a high standard of service. From a conferencing point of view, the internet was frustratingly slow. While the food was generally enjoyable, there were a couple of disappointments including under-cooked food items here and there. The accommodation was...More

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Response from Yolanda S, Manager at The Blades HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. I have brought the internet speed under the IT Departments attention. We recently upgraded to a 20mb line and speed should not be an issue. Thank you for letting us know about this. As for the food, I profusely apologize....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed one night and could not sleep due to a very noisy party downstairs - management promised that it will stop @ 12h00, it has not stopped, then tried to contact reception and there was no response. I then had to pull mattress and...More

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Response from Yolanda S, Manager at The Blades HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Please accept my apologies for any inconvenience caused. This is surely not the kind of experience we want any of our guests to have. We investigated the incident and it seems that on this day it was the group you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely surroundings with lots of visiting wildlife and birds. Lovely accommodation with high class rooms. Staff are friendly, efficient and very helpful. Peaceful and tranquil with lots of opportunities to relax and reflect.

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Response from Yolanda S, Manager at The Blades HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind words, We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$101 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Pretoria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$101 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Pretoria
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (93)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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"I rated Rooms average, but have not been inside as we did not make use of accommodation."
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"best location"
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"Executive rooms on the dam have an amazing view and worth every penny"
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"Best rooms are by the swimming pool area"
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