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    Emerald Resort & Casino

    777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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          US$79
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          • Excellent40%
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          Public Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          We booked the self catering chalets for a few nights before having to fly home, what a complete disappointment!! I don't know what the hotel or wooden cabins are like, but the chalets were a disaster!!! Cleanliness is appalling. Service and staff friendliness is appalling...More

          Thank nakash
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Best weekend we had in a long,,,long time! The "Zoo keeper" Elana, was a Jewel, we had special treatment playing with 2 lion cubs, and was also introduced to the rest of animals and we learned so much from her! a special lady! Mark the...More

          1  Thank Myra E
          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello Myra E Thank you for your review and rating us the full 5 stars on TripAdvisor. We really are indeed privileged to have someone like Elana working with us at our zoo, she is a treasure trove of wildlife information and loves sharing it...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We went to Emerald Resort (Riverside Self Catering Units) for a short weekend stay. Not only did Emerald Resort have the greatest weekend away specials, but they included access to the Dome, Zoo etc.. What a great , relaxing break away from the busy city...More

          Thank _zelna_terblanche
          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello _zelna_terblanche Thank you for your review and rating Emerald Resort & Casino the full 5 stars on TripAdvisor. Thank you too for your great feedback. We take pride in providing our customers with everything they need to ensure they receive the best experiences with...More

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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          A lovely three day break at the end of March down by the Riverside. All staff were very friendly, and there is enough to keep you entertained for a few days with the aquadome and Animal Park. Plenty of places to eat and not overly...More

          Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello Thank you for your review and rating us the full 5 stars on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, it was our pleasure to host you. Thank you too for your complimentary mentions of the staff and facilities, I...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          At the request of a 9 year old, which is in itself a positive indication, we returned to the chalets this year and repeated our experiences of last year. We find the 2 bedroom self catering chalets perfect for our purposes, allowing us to prepare...More

          Thank GillianJhb
          Response from Laurent P, Manager at Emerald Resort & Casino

          Hello GillianJhb Thank you for your review and rating us so highly on TripAdvisor. I'm pleased that you and your 9 year old year old child had a wonderful experience at Emerald Resort & Casino. It's always a great compliment when the kids want to...More

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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          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
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Casino and Gambling
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$73 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 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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          Traveller (103)
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          Hotel & Grounds (88)
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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 ?
          7 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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