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    The Blades Hotel

    Plot 75 Zeekoegat, Kameeldrift Road, Pretoria 0035, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Fair rooms- no fridge in the rooms :-(. Appreciate the insect repellent in the rooms. Good Food. Waiters need some training on the menu but they are attentive. if only they had an in-house Spa:-) Value for Money overallMore

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

    Thank you for your feedback. We are replacing all the fridges in the room. I do apologize for any inconvenience caused. As for the Spa, we are working closely with a Mobile Spa and we hope to have them onsite full-time soon. We hope to...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    - The place was nice and clean and all the staff members were friendly and helpful. - The swimming pool was clean and easy to locate. - I was a bit worried about the snakes after seeing the warning signs but the receptionist assured me...More

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

    Thank you for your review. I am ecstatic that you enjoyed your stay. I trust we will welcome you back soon.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    There is absolutely no false advertisement. The accommodation is lovely, the rooms are premium with exquisite views. We had a lovely time. Everyone is friendly and accommodative. Really was a great choice.

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

    Thank you so much for your review. I am thrilled that we met your expectations. I hope to welcome you back soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The service is outstanding, food was amazing and room was beautiful. Will definitely visit again. The location was a little difficult to reach, due to outdated google maps. However once at the venue the scenery was divine, sitting at the restaurant you have a view...More

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

    Thank you for the kind words. The team will be thrilled to know that we exceeded your expectations. Thank you for letting us know about the GPS maps. We will look into this. I hope to welcome you back soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great retreat from the city. Excellent time out in the nearby bush in Gauteng. we had enough time to relax and rejuvanate away from the city. Facilities were clean and welcoming. with great spacious rooms

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

    Thank you for your review. I hope that we will welcome you back soon for another retreat!

    About
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    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$90 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Pretoria
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 46
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Pretoria
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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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    "If stairs an issue, request a ground floor room"
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    "I did not stay over"
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