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Review of Gold Reef City

Gold Reef City
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Full-Day Soweto, Gold Reef City and Johannesburg...
Ranked #15 of 159 things to do in Johannesburg
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Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Lockers / storage, Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Activities for older children
Reviewed 1 April 2018

was here on the 10th of march , it was a great day well spent, with a new amazing ride and the kids loved the trampoline , and all of these for free since we had enough funds in our tsogo sun rewards program and we even ate in at the theme parks own resturant. had a pleasant and amazing day.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 1983arthur
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

My friends and I often meet there for drinks and sometimes supper. Safe, great venue, a few good restaurants, cheap bowling, good cinemas and great coffee at the Vida Cafe. Also has a Barnyard theatre which has good deals for couples- very entertaining. They even host a few festivals like the recent Flavours of India if you into stuff like that. Plus they have an awesome theme park. Not open every day of the week though so make sure you check them out online before you go. All in all a decent entertainment place for the whole family.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

So many rides! Phenomenal experience... Most definitely would be going again! Variety of food so when the tummy monster visits you can just go buy food at the various food stalls. Best enjoyed with a group of friends/family

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Shane F
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Been going here for years!!! Fun thing to do when in Jhb. Exciting for kids and adults. The park is quite unique, and s symbolic to jhb's gold reef history. Exciting rides and mining tour are great. Museums on display are entertaining. The casino side is a local favourite for gamblers, eateries and the movies. Have lots of memories here.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

I went on this same tour in 1980 and enjoyed it, I wanted my wife to share the same experience and sadly it's not the same tour by any means. The guide was boring and not interested in answering questions. Due to flooding the level down is not as low I fear that in time this tour will need to stop due to the water level rising.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robert J
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