From R1475 PPS

The Blades



From R1475 PPS



THE BLADES is an exclusive 4 star hotel situated on a 10 hectare expanse of untamed Bushveld. Built on the banks of the Roodeplaat dam, we offer a unique combination of indigenous vegetation, landscaping and water-front luxury.

The Blades is conveniently situated just 20 minutes from Pretoria, 40 minutes from OR Tambo International and 50 minutes from Johannesburg, making it an accessible destination to both local and international guests.

The Blades upper deck and restaurant can seat up to 160 guests. Both the upper deck and restaurant boast gorgeous views of 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 selection of signature dishes. 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 Gardens.

Lush green lawns are the perfect place to enjoy a picnic, daydreaming by the water's edge, or trying to identify they 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 has 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 created for. Central fireplaces in our Executive suites add to the romantic ambience.

The Blades is perfect for a countryside, 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 every possible way.

Beautiful in any season, The Blades can accommodate small intimate weddings, as well as large festive celebrations.

Packages available on request.

The Blades is the perfect venue to host a conference or function, 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 upper deck, bonfire boma and pool with a 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.

Whether romancing a loved one, or celebrating a special occasion with friendsand family, be it a birthday, anniversary or party, The Blades Hotel offers outdoor entertainment areas, as well as several indoor function venues. Each event has a variety of menu options to suit your unique requirements.

The Blades offers a diverse range of unique offerings such as out Potstill Brandy Tastings, Whiskey Tastings, Stargazing, and Bonfire Boma Evenings. A real favourite is our "Row with a Pro" hosted by Olympian and South African National Rowers.

Packages can be designed to suit your company's profile and specific requirements.


Room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Disabled
  • Internet Access
  • Mini Bar
  • Non-Smoking
  • Room service
  • Safe
  • Telephone

On Site Facilities

Local Facilities

  • Bar
  • Entertainment
  • Game Viewing
  • Golf Course
  • Gym
  • Shopping/Curios
  • Tours


Additional Rates Info:
Children under 2 stay free, camper cots & baby accessories are available on request. We can also set rooms with 2 x single beds if required, make sure our booking staff are informed of you personal requirements.

Executive Suite

Sleeps 2
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These suites with extra length king size bed, each have their own fire place and open plan bath with a double hand basin and large shower area. Includes breakfast

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2021       R 3365   R 1805
February 2021       R 3365   R 1805
March 2021       R 3365   R 1805
April 2021       R 3365   R 1805
May 2021       R 3365   R 1805
June 2021       R 3365   R 1805
July 2021       R 3365   R 1805
August 2021       R 3365   R 1805
September 2021       R 3365   R 1805
October 2021       R 3365   R 1805
November 2021       R 3365   R 1805
December 2020       R 3125   R 1675

Family Room

Sleeps 4
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These are larger units with 2 Double bedrooms with extra length king size beds, and are wheelchair friendly. Chalets are complete with baths & showers. Includes breakfast

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2021       R 4115   R 2180
February 2021       R 4115   R 2180
March 2021       R 4115   R 2180
April 2021       R 4115   R 2180
May 2021       R 4115   R 2180
June 2021       R 4115   R 2180
July 2021       R 4115   R 2180
August 2021       R 4115   R 2180
September 2021       R 4115   R 2180
October 2021       R 4115   R 2180
November 2021       R 4115   R 2180
December 2020       R 3825   R 2025

Luxury Double Room

Sleeps 2
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Very spacious double rooms with extra length king size bed, on the 1st floor overlooking our own dam and bushveld, all complete with bath & shower. Includes breakfast

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2021       R 2935   R 1590
February 2021       R 2935   R 1590
March 2021       R 2935   R 1590
April 2021       R 2935   R 1590
May 2021       R 2935   R 1590
June 2021       R 2935   R 1590
July 2021       R 2935   R 1590
August 2021       R 2935   R 1590
September 2021       R 2935   R 1590
October 2021       R 2935   R 1590
November 2021       R 2935   R 1590
December 2020       R 2725   R 1475
NOTE: If a search was made without stipulating the month of occupation the rate shown on the search results page is for the lowest cost month and the least expensive room. Where pricing is "per unit" the Average Price Per Person based on maximum occupancy is used for the price range comparison. A search made for Homes and Villas however will always be based on the full daily rate of the unit irrespective of the number of people the unit sleeps.

Rates are deemed correct at time of publication and may fluctuate depending on supply and demand. Establishments maintain their rates online and any differences should be referred to the Establishment's staff. Quotations once accepted are binding.

Rates last updated: 18 December 2020


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Plot 75 Zeekoegat, Kameeldrift Road, Kameeldrift East, Pretoria, 2000

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