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Address: | Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
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+27 86 144 7744
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Wed - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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Gold Reef City is a premier entertainment destination in the south of...

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.

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From the awesome theme park to the lovely accommodation, Gold Reef City has all that you need. If you wish to spend a few days in the heart of Johannesburg, this will be an ideal... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to spend the R380, to make a day of adventure. Just to realise there was 7 busses with school kids that also showed up. I fail to see the educational value to have school children go on ride sdurimg school hours. With no supervison in sight. They were the rudest misbehaved bunch ever. The jump the queues as... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place for kids and as well lots of entertainment for grown ups..We all had lots of fun.I liked about the devision for kids entertainment one side and the grown ups one side.Very reasonable as well

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Thank Naziaazam
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day at GRC today. Facilities were spotlessly clean and all the rides were functioning. We missed the thrill rides as we had 6 and 2 yr old with, but we went on all but the log ride otherwise. Well done Tsogo!

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Thank Vernon H
Garching an der Alz, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a fabulous time, wasn't sure what to expect but it didn't disappoint. Will definitely be back, might consider a week day so that we don't have to queue as long for rides. A great day was had by all.

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Thank Julie M
Sandton, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The prices for non-riders are too high (R110 just to get in if you aren't going on any rides). The queues are very long - we were forced to wait 90 minutes for a 2 minute log ride because, according to the attendant, they only have 2 logs working. All-in-all we were in queues for 4 hours for rides and... More 

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Thank DavidReviewsSA
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have visited Gold Reef many times over the years and always found there is plenty to do from the amusement attractions, street shows, restaurants, pubs & memorabilia shops. Try the underground mine tour in a real mine to see what it is like for miners. If you can lift the gold ingot with one hand you win!

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Thank 789oliverh
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the awesome theme park to the lovely accommodation, Gold Reef City has all that you need. If you wish to spend a few days in the heart of Johannesburg, this will be an ideal location. You will have easy access to the casino, theme park, cinema, bowling arena, restaurants and much more. You will have a splendid time.

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Thank Big_Moe11
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of machines to play...only downside is the waiting for machine attendants if you need one. Variety of food shops to eat at.

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Thank NAZ312578
Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We merely wanted to go walk around in park to see how it changed since we where young. They charge R110 just to go in without nothing included. That is just to walk around and look at everything. To then add the rides is R190. We did not plan to go ride and it was already afternoon so no point... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Beautiful modern theme park complete with hotels. More than 30 roller coasters & thrill rides, an interactive history of gold mining & a 4D theater.

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