About The Blades
The Blades Hotel is an exclusive 4 star Hotel situated on a 10 hectare expanse of indigenous Bushveld, built on the banks of the Roodeplaat Dam. We offer a unique combination of indigenous vegetation, landscaping and water-front luxury.
The Blades Hotel is conveniently situated just 20 minutes from Pretoria CBD, 40 minutes from OR Tambo International Airport or Lanseria Airport, and 50 minutes from Johannesburg, making it an accessible destination for both local and international guests.
We have a wide variety of room types on offer. All 46 of these rooms (96 beds) boast breathtaking views of the Bushveld or Roodeplaat Dam. With a choice of Executive Suites, Family Rooms, or Double / Twin Luxury Rooms, all requirements can be catered for. Central fireplaces in our Executive Suites add to the romantic ambience.
These magical suites all boast views of the Roodeplaat Dam and indigenous bush. Fire place and open bath lend to the ambience of bushveld romance and pure indulgence, with private bathroom consisting of toilet, double hand basins and large shower.
Very Spacious bedrooms with private bathrooms consisting of large shower area, bath and double hand basins. All rooms boast gorgeous views of either the pool, indigenous bush or Dam.
These are larger rooms with a 2nd private bedroom consisting of double hand basins, large shower area and bath. Separate private toilet. The family rooms open onto lawns leading to the pool area.
The Blades upper deck and restaurant can seat up to 160 guests. Both the upper deck and restaurant boast gorgeous views of the Roodeplaat Dam, lush green lawns and indigenous bushveld. Exquisite sunsets provide an ideal backdrop to enjoy an afternoon cocktail or simply sit back, relax and take in the sounds of nature.
Our chefs have created an exclusive menu with a small section of signature dishes. Our success lies in the simplicity of our cuisine. All our dishes are lovingly prepared, using the freshest of ingredients. Whenever possible we use organic herbs and vegetables grown in our own gardens.
Lush green lawns are the perfect place to enjoy a picnic, daydreaming by the water’s edge, or trying to identify the myriad of water birds that visit The Blades Hotel.
The bar and lounge with genuine Olympic rowing memorabilia combines a tranquil water feel with a hint of regatta ambience.
The Blades Hotel is the perfect place to host a Conference or Event, be it large or small, formal or informal. Our venue has a unique ambience with a relaxed and tranquil feel.
The Blades has several indoor conference and function venues, as well as outdoor entertainment areas such as our upper deck, bonfire boma and pool with pool bar. Be it a meeting for 2, or banquet for 300, your conference / event will be coordinated by our professional and experienced staff, with panache and attention to detail.
The Blades Hotel is perfect for a country side, gentle bushveld or waterfront wedding and will capture the spirit of love, happiness and celebration on your wedding day. Breathtaking natural surroundings offer an ideal setting for wedding photography to capture those everlasting memories.
To ensure that your wedding banquet is truly memorable we will graciously accommodate all your needs and requirements and will assist you in any possible way.