We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Emerald Resort & Casino

Save
Share
Traveller (155)
Room & Suite (23)
Pool & Beach (12)
Overview
777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark 1900 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
Reviews (1,126)
Filter reviews
1,119 results
Traveller rating
454
359
167
79
60
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
454
359
167
79
60
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsanimal worldaqua domebush lodgebreeze restaurantadventure golften pin bowlingputt puttanimal parkwall climbingshuttle servicehigh stakesthe riverwhole familyself cateringenjoyed my staypleasant stayaquadome
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 1,119 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

I visited the venue for a conference and stay over. Very clean, well presented and good location. The sunset cruise on the river is also a must when arranging a conference at the venue. Pure joy......

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank 101janniem
Reviewed yesterday

We had a relaxing wonderful time. It is very peaceful and quiet. There are 3 restaurants there but the best one is the expensive restaurant inside the casino with good food and another place where they sell pies.They should advertise clearly what is on their...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank ekhurlenifire
Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked a 2-day symposium at Emerald and made use of the Liquid Lounge facilities available.Everybody enjoyed the good service and food. You made us feel welcome. I will definitely recommend this venue to anyone planning a birthday party, conference of gathering. Thank you for...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank wilmamuller
Response from Laurent_Pacariz, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and rating us the maximum 5 stars on TripAdvisor. It was our absolute pleasure to host you! I am very pleased that your conference went so well. Thank you too for making mention of the conferencing and kitchen team members....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in the self catering part of the casino grounds nice and quiet does good what it says and good price nice lounge kitchen area sperate toilet shower bath and bedroom with good double bed braai/bbq outside with table seat areaMore

Thank Derek M
Response from Laurent_Pacariz, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 1 week ago

Hello Derek M Thank you for the review and for rating us so highly 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 team and facilities,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on Saturday 8 September- unfortunately not as awesome as I remembered from previous visits. General state of upkeep was lacking, pool area smelled toxically of chlorine. Hope that the owners look at a revamp soon.More

Thank ShabirD8
Response from Laurent_Pacariz, Manager at Emerald Resort & CasinoResponded 1 week ago

Hello ShabirD8 Thank you for your review and comments. Your feedback is always appreciated. I apologise that your experience did not match your expectations. As visitor safety is our priority at the Resort, we carefully control all the chemicals that are used in the various...More

View more reviews
About
Description
When you come to the Emerald Resort & Casino - part of the world famous Caesars Entertainment Group based in Las Vegas - you come on an adventure. Situated on a lush private estate on the banks of the Vaal River, ...More just 45 minutes drive from OR Tambo International Airport, perfect for short breaks, finest dining and the up-close drama of a game drive at our Animal World. Our conference facility is the only venue in the area with the ability to seamlessly host sessions for anywhere between 3 and 3000, the only venue to be trusted to host an event for the United Nations. Our magnificent estate gives us the ability to offer and deliver an unrivalled range of three and four star accommodation and teambuilding activities. We are your premier entertainment and business destination in the Vaal. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Room Service
Free Internet
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
77
Price range
USD 30 - USD 149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Emerald Safari Hotel Vanderbijlpark
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Vanderbijlpark
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
77
Price range
USD 30 - USD 149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Emerald Safari Hotel Vanderbijlpark
Location
South Africa > Gauteng > Vanderbijlpark
Photos
Traveller (155)
Room & Suite (23)
Pool & Beach (12)
Dining (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Vanderbijlpark
Riverside Sun
557 reviews
2.91 km away
The Shakespeare Inn
5 reviews
5.61 km away
Indaba Hotel Sasolburg
1 review
8.58 km away
Ingwe Guest Lodge
14 reviews
10.96 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 52 restaurants in Vanderbijlpark
The Shack
16 reviews
1.94 km away
The Horse and River Pub
58 reviews
2.68 km away
High Stakes
73 reviews
.12 km away
Villa Verde
84 reviews
2.60 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2 nearby attractions
Kariba Ranch
6 reviews
20.07 km away
Historic Motorcycle Museum
12 reviews
29.60 km away
Walkerville Farmer's Market
5 reviews
37.19 km away
Skydive Parys
48 reviews
38.68 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Hermanus B
5 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Laurent_Pacariz | Property representative |
Hello, yes, day visitors are welcome and we do not charge an entry fee.
1
Vote
selvaganthievijaym
14 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Laurent_Pacariz | 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
1
Vote
GeoffG828
7 March 2017|
Answer
Response from Laurent_Pacariz | Property representative |
Hello Geoff, unfortunately, due to health and safety, we do not allow pets at the Resort.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask for a room facing the river. Rooms on upper level are better as they have a nice view on the river."
Read review
"The Chalets were fit for purpose if you have a bigger family you can request an interlinking chalet."
Read review
"The lodge is very quiet, safe and really enjoyable. However, mosquitos thrive in this environment and take..."
Read review
"Try to get a room at the rear overlooking the park down to the river."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing