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    Emerald Resort & Casino

    777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa
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    Reviewed 28 April 2015

    Excellent experience, will definitely visit soon again. Kids absolutely loved it! Plenty to do, The facilities are well kept and provide both young and old with enough entertainment to last the entire visit. The Staff were friendly and accommodating. Thank you for a memorable experience.More

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    Response from Greg S, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 5 May 2015

    Hello R B Thank you for giving us your feedback. We appreciate all feedback as it assists us in continuously elevating our service delivery. Please follow us on Twitter and Facebook to stay up to date with our specials and competitions. We look forward to...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2015

    It was a relaxing and very nice place to go. the aircon rooms the food and relaxing at the chalets is nice, mountain climbing was a blast the water awesome and relaxing the atmosphere cool zoo was nice.

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    Response from Greg S, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 5 May 2015

    Hello L R Thank you for taking the time to post this review on Tripadvisor. I am pleased that you experienced many of the entertainment options that we have on offer and hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 27 April 2015

    Very friendly staff, good value for money and an excellent property. The reception staff were very friendly and the rooms were very clean. i would recommend a lot people. i will definitely visit again.

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    Response from Greg S, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 30 April 2015

    Hello BM Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We will pass on your compliments to the team and look forward to having you back soon.

    Reviewed 24 April 2015

    Great service, shuttle service between chalets and facilities (aquadome) would be great. The bedding was a bit inadequate, extra blankets would have been good as well as a haridryer in the room. ALthough when I asked for a hairdryer, it was available and delivered to...More

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    Response from Greg S, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 30 April 2015

    Hello R K Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, it helps us greatly to see where we can improve our service. Dean is certainly one of our star team players and we’ll pass on your compliments to him. Thanks too for...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2015

    I thoroughly enjoy Emerald and try to go as often as I can. I gave rdcomnended your resort to a few if my friends. This resort is close to shops if you need somethibg gir yoyr afternoon braai. The activities that us available is more...More

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    Response from Greg S, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 30 April 2015

    Hello J D Thanks so much for this review, we really do appreciate every bit of feedback we receive from our guests. We’re pleased you had a great time and hope that you can join us again soon.

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
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    • 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
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$39 - US$168 (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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    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Vanderbijlpark
    • Also Known As
    • Emerald Safari Hotel Vanderbijlpark
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    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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    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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