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    Emerald Resort & Casino

    777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa
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    • Excellent42%
    • Very good32%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    Public Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    We have visited many spas before and as this is a local spa we thought of trying it as it is conveniently near. The reception was the worst ever. The lady just looked at us. After we introduced ourselves she handed us the customary forms...More

    Thank 777SouthAfrica
    Response from X3962GBlaurentp, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 11 October 2017

    Hello 777SouthAfrica Thank you for your review and comments. We appreciate the feedback I apologise for the experience that you received at the Spa. While The Spa is independently run, we will ensure the owner receives this feedback and corrective measures put in place. We...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    We have recently started exploring some hotels and resorts in the area. The major draw card is the river front and water activities in the area. We arrived by boat and tied up at the jetty. It doesn’t look like this is a common thing...More

    Thank Maeson M
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 4 October 2017

    Hello Maeson M Thank you for your review and rating Emerald Resort & Casino so highly on TripAdvisor. As you mentioned, not too many people arrive at the Resort by boat. While we have the facilities, it is more common practice for guests to arrive...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2017

    Stayed there for couple of days , Best is the breakfast , and thats were it stops . Staff at the reception have such rude attitudes and are for ever on there phones sending watts apps , i waited 3 min for the lady to...More

    Thank Tony R
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 4 October 2017

    Hello Tony R Thank you for your comments. We really do appreciate your feedback! I apologise that your experience at the Resort did not meet with your expectations or our normal high standards. I have sent you a message via TripAdvisor requesting your contact details...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    I have stayed here before and the service seems to be getting worse. Checking in took 15 minutes and the hand basin in the bathroom is cracked. The service at Breezes for dinner was shocking. Patrons were eventually laughing it was so bad, Asked to...More

    Thank Paul J
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 21 September 2017

    Hello Paul J Thank you for your comments - we appreciate the feedback. I apologise that your experience at the Resort did not live up to your expectations or our normal high standards. Please be assured that I will take your comments to the respective...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    The establishment was easy to locate as it lies right at the end of Vanderbijlpark, at the edge of the Vaal River. Besides, most locals will easily direct you to this resort & casino as they know it well. The only gripe I have about...More

    1  Thank Makwe M
    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 11 September 2017

    Hello Makwe M Thank you for rating us so highly on TripAdvisor and for your comprehensive review! I apologise for the time that it took to make the booking. We unfortunately were having momentary challenges with the phone system, but everything has now been rectified....More

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    About
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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
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Indoor pool
    Details
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    • US$74 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • 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 X3962GBlaurentp | 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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    Hello Geoff, unfortunately, due to health and safety, we do not allow pets at the Resort.
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