Emerald Resort & Casino

Set along the Vaal River, this upscale resort and casino on the outskirts of Vanderbijlpark is 53 km from Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve.

Modern rooms and suites have TVs, tea and coffeemaking facilities, and free high-speed Internet. The 1- and 2-bedroom, thatched-roof cottages add living rooms with kitchenettes and sitting areas. Riverside chalets and houseboats add kitchens and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Breakfast is included for rooms, suites and cottages. There’s a fine-dining restaurant and a Chinese takeaway, plus a cocktail bar next to an indoor water park. The casino has 22 gaming tables. There’s also a spa and an outdoor pool.


777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark C. C., Vanderbijlpark, 1900, South Africa