Emerald Resort and Casino – Vanderbijlpark

[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1596434257425{padding-top: 15px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text]Imagine a casino and entertainment destination set on the banks of a river. Where luxury meets adventure and where entertainment meets relaxation. Some would call this heaven on earth.

Less than an hour’s drive from Johannesburg, on the banks of the mighty Vaal River lies Emerald Resort and Casino. Escape from the city into an exciting world of endless entertainment.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”5206″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]


Emerald Resort and casino offer a lively gaming experience with 430 slot machines in designated smoking and non-smoking sections, as well as 22 prestigious Poker, Baccarat, Roulette and Blackjack tables.

With brand new slot machines offering a selection of games such as Sterling Sevens, Rooster Riches and Jackpot 7 Bonus, you’ll be crazy not to claim your seat.


Offering the ultimate privacy, the Prive lounge provides VIP gaming clientele with an exclusive gaming experience. Open 24 hours a day, the Prive lounge holds more than 70 slot machines and caters for classic table games such as Blackjack, Baccarat and Roulette as well as  providing the highest betting limits in the country.

Emerald Rewards

All guests entering Emerald Casino are required to have a rewards card which is available at the rewards desk in the casino. This free loyalty programme rewards members with complimentary food and drinks, free play and even the possibility of free trips to Caesars casinos in the US.

To earn points, guests simply need to play at the casino. The more you play, the more you earn and the greater your rewards become.


From the comforts of a 4-star hotel, safari-style chalets and even the option to explore the beautiful grounds by camping, Emerald Resort and Casino offers accommodation to suit any budget and preference. All rooms, chalets and lodges are located on the banks of the Vaal river and have access to all dining and entertainment experiences.

Offering two large banqueting venues and several boardrooms, Time Square caters for the modern executive in mind. The perfect destination to host meetings, conferences, getaways and more. 

From an exceptional casino and elegant restaurants to trendy bars and cigar rooms and award-winning performances at the Sun Arena, Sun Square is Pretoria’s ultimate entertainment destination.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”5208″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]Emerald Hotel

With spectacular views of the river, this Kenyan-style inspired 4-star hotel offers comfortable and spacious rooms.

Hidden Bush Lodges

Giving the perception that you are in the middle of the Serengeti, the luxurious hidden bush lodges offer a tranquil environment to relax and unwind.

River Resort Chalets

Sleeping up to 6 adults, these self-catering chalets are the perfect for large families. Set on the banks of the river guests have access to a range of water sports, fishing activities and a private swimming pool.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Camping

Just a short walk from the river, the caravan site offers access to a range of outdoor activities as well as the pool.

All sites have electricity points and access to washing and ablution facilities.


Offering a unique and intimate environment, Emerald Resort & Casino is the only venue in the Vaal area which is able to accommodate conferences of up to 3000 delegates as well as transform into a fairy tale venue for weddings and formal events. With such a diverse range of accommodation and entertainment options, it makes for the perfect venue for corporate conferences, team-building getaways or special events.

Depending on your requirements, the conference rooms can accommodate up to 3000 guest each offering state-of-the-art presentation equipment.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]


For guests wanting to explore the charm of Silverstar and the beautiful Muldersdrift area, Southern Sun Silverstar offers a luxurious, yet contemporary hotel overlooking The Square at Silverstar.

The hotel offers 34 air-conditioned, beautifully furnished en-suite rooms equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi, various in-room comforts and more. 

Lanseria Airport is a mere 15 minutes away making Silverstar the perfect overnight destination for travellers.

Popular tourist destinations such as The Cradle of Mankind, Maropeng, The Rhino and Lion Park as well as the Sterkfontein caves all within a short drive.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]


Silverstar Casino provides elegant conferencing and corporate meeting facilities. Offering a large ballroom venue which can also be divided into two smaller, private rooms, allows Silverstar Casino to cater to a host of corporate functions and events. From five-star catering to the latest technological equipment, Silverstar provides the perfect venue for your next event.

In a league of its own, Silverstar Casino offers a gaming and entertainment experience like no other. From the exciting casino that offers a superior gaming experience to renowned and unique eateries, live shows and kids entertainment, Silverstar Casino is the perfect destination for a great day out. [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Restaurant and Bars

Whether you’re a local and looking for a great night out, or a weekend visitor looking to treat your family, Emerald Resort and Casino offers a wide range of restaurants to cater for every taste.

Enjoy an elegant night out at High Stakes Restaurant or grab a bite at one of the many family-friendly diners or takeaway outlets throughout the resort.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”5204″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]Resort Experiences

Adventure here we come!

Experience the thrill of a game drive, lazing in heated pools or a relaxing massage on the banks of the Vaal river. Whatever your passion one thing is certain, adventure awaits.  

Adventure Golf – an animal kingdom themed 18 – hole course suitable for all ages.

Emerald Day Spa – a range of treatments to revitalise and rejuvenate the mind, body and soul.

Aqua Dome – a selection of indoor pools to suit everyone. Waterslides, a shipwreck and even a lazy river.

Emerald Zoo – a wildlife adventure fun day out for the whole family

Game Drives – Who would have thought that a trip to the Vaal would make you feel like you’re in the middle of a National Park? Offering guided game drives where you could spot Zebra, Impala, Giraffe, Springbok, Wildebeest and some of the most beautiful bird specifies, these extremely interactive and educational game drives are not to be missed.

Pins Bowling Alley – Everyone loves Ten pin bowling. Whether it’s a social outing or a more competitive work function, Pins Bowling Alley will keep you on your toes. The bowling alley offers refreshments on sale as well as a pool table and big screen for sports events.

Climbing Wall – A 8-metre climbing wall designed for different levels of strength is a fun way to keep active. A choice of 4 different routes are available depending on your level of expertise. You will be securely strapped to a harness and assisted by a trained guide, making it a completely safe activity.

Liquid Lounge – Take a cruise on the Vaal River in style. The Liquid Lounge river cruiser follows a 56km section of river which offers the most spectacular views of nature. The Liquid Lounge provides seating for over 100 guests and makes for the perfect activity for special parties and team-building events.

Izone – an interactive indoor game space offering the latest computer games.

FishingYellowfish, Carp and Catfish can all be found in the Vaal River. Staying at the River Resort Chalets gives you exclusive access to river fishing.  Enjoy a day out fishing at Emerald Casino and Resort.

Emerald Resort and Casino is a little piece of heaven just out of Gauteng. Definitely worth a few nights’ stay, it offers a beautiful casino, plenty of accommodation options and an endless variety of entertainment for the whole family.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]

Contact Details

Province: Gauteng
Address:777 Frikkie Meyer Blvd, Vanderbijlpark, 1900
Phone:+27 (0)16 982 8000
Website: http://www.emeraldcasino.co.za


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