Emerald Casino Resort Hotel in Vanderbijlpark

Emerald Resort & Casino

Hotel at 777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark, 1900, Gauteng, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeResort
  • Guests148
  • Units/Rooms70

About Emerald Resort & Casino

Emerald Resort & Casino is situated on the lush banks of the Vaal River, a mere hourís drive from O.R. Tambo International Airport.

The extensive property, along 7kmís of river frontage, is the ideal location for a business breakaway, corporate or private event, team building conference, or a fun-filled family getaway. The Resort offers an array of accommodation options, restaurants, entertainment like the all-year-round heated Water Park Ė Aquadome, to Animal World Zoo and game drives, ten pin bowling, outdoor activities as well as the Emerald African Spa.


The heartbeat of Africa is found in the accommodation, whether staying at the sophisticated hotel or in the exclusive and luxurious timber-built safari lodges, the dťcor and furnishings are equally diverse. Rich in craft, colour and texture, guests are surrounded by generously proportioned wooden furniture, which contrasts with the ornately framed local artworks and striking fabrics in geometric designs.

Self Catering Chalets
Nestled on the banks of the Vaal, the River Resortís air-conditioned, self-catering chalets are ideal for those who like doing things in their own time, with one or two bedrooms in each chalet, a fully equipped kitchen, lounge area with television, youíll feel more than comfortable - youíll feel right at home.


The range of restaurants and bars offers a real taste of Africa, from exotic highly spiced cuisine to more traditional fare, the array of dishes offered at the many places to eat is mesmerizing.

The restaurant, High Stakes, is strictly for over 18ís, offers gourmet cuisine, and fine wines. Breeze offers a family friendly environment with an array of delicious meals, live entertainment, and great views on the thatched covered deck. Sports Bar offers the best in sports viewing with an American style menu. The resort also offers a variety of take away options. You are spoilt for choice.

Attractions and Activities

The indoor, climate controlled Aquadome offers a splash a minute Ė whatever the weather. Slip down the water slide, explore the ship-wreck or simply take a dip in the warm water! Other leisure activities include wall climbing, adventure golf, ten pin bowling and beach volley-ball. Izone offers an interactive gaming zone for those who like to spend more time indoors.

Experience mother nature like youíve never experienced before at Animal World. Everyone can enjoy a game drive and zoo visit - all in one. A microcosm of exotic birds, reptiles and land animals can be viewed up close and fascinating. There are approximately 500 animals representing 88 different species.

Animal World also has a thatched amphitheatre that accommodates 60 people, ideal if youíre looking for a venue with a difference! Add that to an environment that is jam-packed with entertainment facilities, a world class casino and luxurious accommodation and you have a venue thatís perfect for both work and play.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Desk
  • Disabled equipped
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (dial up)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (SABC, eTV only)
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Business facilities
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Concierge
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Foreign exchange desk
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Health spa
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls
  • Wheelchair access


  • Air-conditioning
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Bar
  • Breakaway area(s)
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Co-ordinator (in-house)
  • Dance floor
  • Exhibition space
  • Gazebo
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Parking
  • Podium
  • Stage
  • Standard conf. equipment
  • Team building facilities
  • Wheelchair friendly

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


  • Other transfers available


AA Quality Assured Accommodation Highly Recommended

  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 1155
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -26.684507999666668
Longitude: 27.83497999966667

Closest airport(s)
OR Tambo International - 90km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on SA-Venues.com
August 2010 - 13 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

The place was clean, very neat and beautiful. Please note that the safe in number 61 does not seem to work. Had a great time. Thank...

Maria van der Lith, Pretoria

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