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Gold Reef City

| Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
+27 86 144 7744
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Gold Reef City is a premier entertainment destination in the south of Johannesburg, reminiscent of an authentic turn-of-the-century mining town which is conveniently situated close to the centre of Johannesburg or just 20 minutes from OR Tambo Airport. The resort offers a variety of entertainment for both the young and young at heart which includes a state of the art casino, two 4-star hotels, conferencing and teambuilding facilities, a thrilling theme park,a spectacular theatre featuring live productions and a variety of restaurants and fast foods for every taste. Also located on the premises is the world renowned Apartheid Museum and the Red Bus City Sightseeing Tours.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“theme park” (260 reviews)
“gold mine” (80 reviews)
“tower of terror” (53 reviews)
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| Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
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+27 86 144 7744
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"theme park"
in 260 reviews
"gold mine"
in 80 reviews
"tower of terror"
in 53 reviews
"thrill rides"
in 46 reviews
"mine shaft"
in 24 reviews
"water rides"
in 18 reviews
"whole family"
in 71 reviews
"gold mining"
in 29 reviews
"all ages"
in 65 reviews
"great fun"
in 61 reviews
"gold rush"
in 16 reviews
"family outing"
in 16 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 16 reviews
"apartheid museum"
in 45 reviews
"south africa"
in 14 reviews
"anaconda"
in 115 reviews
"bikes"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a Joburger this is my local amusement park and the kids and I always have lots of fun there. Our only disappointment every time we visit is the amount of people who queue jump with no enforcement against this by park staff. It happens...More

Thank st3veB
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome rides for young and old alike, rides that give adrenaline and leave you wanting more, one price is applicable to a group of rides, so one has much fun as they need on given day, great place to go out as family, friends, team...More

Thank wendy06080
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to GRC on a regular basis and what a pleasure! My kids love the place and so do we. They have entertainment from a busy day with the kids to a romantic night out with your loved one. This is a definite must!!!

Thank Lélani S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have a quick snack before a nice movie, especially on 3D, then grab a perfect meal for the occasion, accompanied by a glass of wine...enjoy!!!

Thank Mandla M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gold reef City, City of Gold!!! 1. Great day out for the entire family. 2. The Theme Park is wonderful, fantastic rides for the kids as well enjoyed for adults 3. Many restaurants spoiled for choice, as well as fast food 4. If you like...More

Thank Reddygirl312578
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is awesome, rides are out of this world, just everything is perfect. I will definitely visit again this month I want to try more rides.

Thank brilliant2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Still a fun day out, but some rides are tatty and need a huge overall. its not clean and it looks quite neglected in some areas. The food not great.

Thank maxine1andonly
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A place for all, family and friends. Children provided for, dining and wining, movies and the those hoping to win something in the slots machines.

Thank tonykJ9442AM
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mu family and I do not enjoy wild rides, so we didn’t go to most of the attraction. There are very few milder attractions, such as the ferris wheel, the log, runaway train and others, that were very nice. But what we enjoyed most was...More

Thank Priscila M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once a year we spend a weekend at Gold Reef City with a stay over St the Theme Park Hotel. Always great value for money and incredible fun.

Thank deyashasukdeo
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