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    Emerald Resort & Casino

    777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa
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    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    The accommodation was absolutely disgusting. Floors were dirty. Maintenance is obviously non-existent! Toilet was leaking. Bathroom sink was leaking. Tiles were cracked, broken and filthy. I couldn’t wait to get out of there! Really was such a disappointing weekend away! We need to get away...More

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    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 6 March 2017

    Hello 805kn Thank you for your comments. They are appreciated. I apologise that your experience did not match your expectations or our normal high standards. Please be assured that we will take this review to management to implement corrective action. River Resort is currently in...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    I wonder if the ruling party is responsible for the administration of Emerald. The roads are hazardous, the cottages are tired and need an up grade. It would appear that the owners or shareholders don't re-invest into the resort. how sad this use to be...More

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    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 6 March 2017

    Hello Malcom R Thank you for your comments. They are appreciated. I apologise that your experience did not match your expectations or our normal high standards. We are aware that the roads are in need of attention and we can assure you we are doing...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    Nice and excellent place to relax. Excellent staff service. WiFi cool. I always stay at the resort anytime I am visiting the vaal for the past four years. I must say the recent renovations are very welcoming.More

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    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 6 March 2017

    Hello Stephenstiga Thank you for your review and rating us the maximum 5 stars on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed your trip to Emerald Resort & Casino. It has always been a pleasure hosting you over the past four years. Thank you so...More

    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    Wanted a nice comfortable upmarket place to stay for 2 nights with my 10yo son while he was racing in VNG and at R1000 per night this should have hit the mark. This reminded me of a cheap rate holiday camp in the UK in...More

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    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 6 March 2017

    Hello Malcom R Thank you for your comments. They are appreciated. I apologise that your experience did not match your expectations or our normal high standards, thank you for alerting me. Please may I ask that should any of our guests not receive perfect service...More

    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    very good venue for a successful strategic planning session. good area, frendly service and a relaxing environment. accommodation is of a high quality standard and very clean. food is of a high quality. I will recommend the venue to any other person. thank you for...More

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    Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 28 February 2017

    Hello 236pd Thank you for your review and rating us so highly on TripAdvisor. I'm pleased that you had a successful strategic planning session and that the conferencing facilities fulfilled your requirements. It was our pleasure hosting you. Thank you too for your recommendation -...More

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    • US$61 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Vanderbijlpark
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    selvaganthievijaym
    14 March 2017|
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    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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    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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