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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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“tower of terror” (49 reviews)
“roller coaster” (47 reviews)
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| Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
+27 86 144 7744
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Reviewed today via mobile

Went in December as part of a youth group. Best to go during the week as we did then you can get the most out of the experience. Ques weren't to long and there is lots of food options. Always good to carry water and...More

Thank bazzer1911
Reviewed today

unwind in the week or the weekend, great place for all, families, friends and even solo persons. dress to impress or dress for comfort. has places of entertainment and good food.

Thank I6431YVashleyp
Reviewed yesterday

For those wanting excitement, thrills, browsing, history, etc, then Gold Reef City is the place to see!

Thank 652nc
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is a day visit if you have children it is a Theme park and Casino. It is on the Red Route hop on hop off bus. There is also a casino. We went only to visit the mine shaft and go down a...More

Thank MSmith1971
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to go to Gold Reef City, hoping for a good fun day! Although the park were busy it was not over crowded. Lot’s of young children just enjoying a good day out. I was saddened to see that beer were being sold on...More

Thank dbeerp
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome day spent with teenagers. Could easily spend half a day here. There and many rides and activities to keep all entertained. A great day spent out in a clean, well kept facility

Thank Kaminie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a company conference at this venue , formed three teams and competed in a amazing race challenge , had to find different locations , ride on the most scariest coasters . lots of fun , You could not complete your challenge until all your...More

Thank shahnaazl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The theme park has some scary rides. Good for the thrill seekers . The roller coasters were too extreme for me but my teens loved it . Best to go on cooler days as the queues tend to be long and there’s no shaded area...More

Thank DB1076
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were there in Jan 2018. Lots of rides for us... ques were small as it was just before school. Mine tour was great. Park was nice and clean. Staff were always helpful and friendly. The casino is just over the road. Petrol station just...More

Thank lee_ernstzen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice casino, great staff. Very good buffet breakfast at lobby restaurant, great omelettes great value!

Thank ReneeShe
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13 November 2017|
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Response from Garth d | Reviewed this property |
Yes. As far as I know only day they close is Christmas. 👍🏼
3 November 2017|
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Response from sivajig2017 | Reviewed this property |
Price. R190 Thrill Rider - Access to all rides and activities. R110: For Non Rider - No Access to rides but can still enjoy other activities within the theme park. THESE PRICES ARE FOR BOTH ADULT & KIDS ABOVE 3 YEARS OLD... More
Cailyn C
28 September 2017|
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Response from MamaAyinde | Reviewed this property |
It sprinkled while I was there and the rides stayed open. Not sure what happens in any heavier rain.