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Overview of Emerald Resort & Casino

Emerald Resort & Casino

4.0 star property
4-star hotel in Vanderbijlpark with water park and spa

7.8/10 Good

146 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
Map
777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng, 1911
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Casino
  • 5 restaurants and 9 bars/lounges
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Water park
  • Breakfast available
  • Free casino shuttle
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Waterslide
For families
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
Cleaning & Safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

Getting around

  • O.R. Tambo Intl. Airport (JNB) - 58 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free casino shuttle

About this property

Emerald Resort & Casino

A great choice for a stay in Vanderbijlpark, Emerald Resort & Casino features an airport shuttle (available on request) and a casino. Guests can visit the spa to be pampered with deep-tissue massages, facials, or body scrubs, and High Stakes Restaurant, one of 5 restaurants, serves international cuisine and is open for dinner. Other highlights at this upscale hotel include 9 bars/lounges, a water park, and an outdoor pool. Fellow travelers say good things about the helpful staff and comfortable guestrooms.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 78 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Babysitting*
  • Supervised childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Parking

  • Free secured onsite self parking
  • Free onsite RV/bus/truck parking
  • Onsite extended parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available on request)*

Offsite

  • Shopping center shuttle*
  • Free casino shuttle

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • 5 restaurants
  • 9 bars/lounges
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Water park access (surcharge)
  • Mini golf
  • Bowling alley
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Volleyball
  • Bowling alley
  • Mini golf
  • Safari
  • Rock climbing
  • Kayaking
  • Boat tours
  • Water skiing
  • Pool table
  • Fishing
  • Access to nearby health club
  • Golfing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • ATM/banking
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • An outdoor pool
  • Water park access (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Casino
  • Full-service spa
  • 22 casino gaming tables
  • 430 casino slot machines
  • Casino VIP room
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room
  • Waterslide

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Restaurant dining guide

Special features

Spa

Emerald Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open select days.

Dining

High Stakes Restaurant - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only.
Breeze Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this family restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.
Sports Bar - This theme restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.
Wimpy - This family restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open daily.
Chop Chop Wok - This restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Breakage deposit: ZAR 500.00 per stay

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Resort fee: ZAR 500.00 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 200 for adults and ZAR 120 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Shopping center shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from January 1 2022 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from July 25 to August 5:
  • Water park

Children & extra beds

  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

7.8/10

Cleanliness

7.7/10

Staff & service

8.0/10

Amenities

7.4/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.9/10

Eco-friendliness

6/10 Good

P, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Awesome stay
We really enjoyed to be at Emerald . Staff was friendly and very helpful
Mpho, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very Good

Good accommodation
The stay was good and the accommodation good, but it took 50 minutes to check in even though only a few people were in front of us in the line.
Andries, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Ursula, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

amazing
The rooms are clean and spacious and the reception guy was so amazing and helpful
mc, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Best service ever.
It was so clean, neat and the towels were so clean and fresh.
Pheteni, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Tshepo, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very Good

Johannes Albertus, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Super wonderful place
Lerato Pearl, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

Prudence, 8-night trip
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