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    Emerald Resort & Casino

    777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa
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          Reviewed 1 February 2017

          The place is awesome and very affordably, neat and presentable. The staff is friendly, we really enjoyed our stay and hope to come back soon... weekend made.. The River Resort caters for everyone, the braai area is in a perfect location and pool. No regrets...More

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          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello lettiedhlamini Thank you for your wonderful review and 5 star rating. The River Resort is such a popular destination with our guests because as you point out, the chalets are very comfortable and have a great braai area for relaxing with family and friends....More

          Reviewed 1 February 2017

          Excellent service all round! Family had loads of fun. Room was clean and spotless. Just a pitty restaurants don't really accommodate on a Sunday. Animal world and Aqua dome was true fun and my little girl loved itMore

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          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello I484MXmp Thank you for the great feedback and 5 star rating. Thank you too for the compliments on how the room was presented to you. I’m not sure what you mean by restaurants not accommodating on a Sunday as all our eateries are fully...More

          Reviewed 1 February 2017

          Although it is a nice place, I think the river resort could do with some touch ups.the floors we're in a very bad state aswell as the bathrooms.also it would be nice for there to be another pool......

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          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello spD9183LM You’re absolutely right and we are currently undergoing various renovations and upgrades around our property, including the River Resort accommodation. We’re sure you’ll notice a big difference on your next visit and we’d love to have your feedback again. See you soon.

          Reviewed 31 January 2017

          the weekend was awesome, We were at home away from home, Thank you for warming up out stay, we will definitely visit again. I would love to receive your specials via email address that I have providedMore

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          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello 626pn We will be happy to keep you informed of our ongoing activities and events which we’d be happy to send you via email or SMS. Please also stay in touch through our website, Facebook page and Twitter account which always has our latest...More

          Reviewed 31 January 2017

          Overall the chalet was neat, only for the toilet and one of the bedroom lights was not working , reported it to reception and it was never fixed. Other then that, would go again and refer it to others.thanksMore

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          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello leanam2017 Thank you for your feedback although we’re disappointed that the lights were not fixed when reported. We will follow this up with our housekeeping and maintenance teams. Apart from that we’re very happy you had a good time and that you’ll pass on...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)
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Conference Facilities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Casino and Gambling
          Details
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          • US$73 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 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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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          selvaganthievijaym
          I have read so many bad reviews about the resort...has it changed since these reviews...Has the resort improved .
          14 March 2017|
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          Response from Laurent P | 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
          Do you allow animals when staying a chalet ?
          6 March 2017|
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          Response from Laurent P | Property representative |
          Hello Geoff, unfortunately, due to health and safety, we do not allow pets at the Resort.
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          How much is the entrance fee for day visitors at the play area.
          19 December 2016|
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