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Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed here in December for 2 nights, both to give the kids a break and because we wanted to be near the airport, as we had an early flight to catch. During the day it is quite noisy around the hotel as the park visitors are walking around, but it is nice and quiet at night. The breakfast was...

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The hotel wasn't bad. It needs a bit of an update but the bed was comfortable and it served its purpose. The shower was my favourite part. It had great water pressure and a large shower head. Its handy to have a room to go back to, instead of wandering around the theme park all day without anywhere to keep...

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Germiston, South Africa
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This was a great surprise. I did a last minute booking and found a double room. On arriving we were greeted in such a joyfull manner, that we immediately felt at home. We were ushered to our room which was small but very appealing. Aircon, TV and a beautiful bathroom. We went to movies Saturday night and were transported to...

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Thank Charles P
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The food, the staff, the comfort. Everything was on point always. The shuttle, the smiles, the personal touch, every thing was just great. The free armband everyday was also a delight and money-saver.

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Thank thabisom940
Pretoria
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Top notch!! Rooms are clean. Beds and pillows very comfortable! The staff are so friendly and helpful! Breakfast at Barney's the best ever!! We will visit again soon and definitely recommend to family and friends.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We had a quick weekend family break to the Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel. Overall a great stay! Friendly and efficient staff and good value for money, considering that the accommodation gives you two full days access to the Theme Park with all the rides and entertainment. Breakfast was good with lots of variety, and our room was spacious....

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

What can I say...the reviews says it all. Brilliant time at Gold Reef Theme Park Hotel. From check in to check out...service was excellent. Peggy at reception was superb and so was all her colleagues. Shuttle service to the casino was good and is 24 hours on the weekend. Drinks and breakfast at barneys was excellent and good value. First...

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1Thank Ajith D
Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My initial observation of leaving my car out in the weather was not a good feeling, specially with a storm brewing. Who would have paid for the damages on my car if there was a hale storm? Surely some kind of protection can be provided for the vehicles. But the rest of the experience were very enjoyable, from the checking...

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1Thank elmarieh2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Hotel was awesome, staff and overall service was awesome and of course, the rides got the blood pumping. Fantastic way to celebrate my marriage!! I have already started telling friends and family about the experience and I'm pretty sure a few of them will take me up on it. Thanks!!!

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Alberton, South Africa
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Thank you Gold Reef City Hotel for an amazing experience! The Hotel staff were wonderful, friendly and helpful. The entire experience for my friends and i was amazing and we feel we got real value for money! Thank you very much, we look forward to coming again soon. Stuart

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Casino and Gambling
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to an age of elegance and grandeur at the Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel. Located within Africa's biggest theme park, the hotel is reminiscent of an authentic turn-of-the-century mining town. Staying at the hotel also gives you free access to a multitude of fun filled attractions and entertainment in the theme park. Please note the Theme Park is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays during Gauteng School holidays.The adjacent Gold Reef City Casino complex offers a variety of dining and other entertainment options. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

Address: Shaft 14 Northern Parkway, 2159 | Ormond, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa (Formerly Southern Sun Gold Reef City Hotel)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: $199 - $413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
Also Known As:
Protea Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#9 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#15 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#27 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
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“Corner suites are large, sunny and quiter”
 of 5 bubbles tloujobl, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get in early to make the most of 2 free days in the theme park.”
 of 5 bubbles adheeshb2016, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms nearer to the "Lost Reef" tunnel are my favorite quieter with beautiful patios where you can relax and read a good book.”
 of 5 bubbles gosiameg, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that is close to the reception.”
 of 5 bubbles Mikeyben, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request room away from where the shuttle service run to the casino as returning guests were noisy and it continued well into the night.”
 of 5 bubbles houghdh, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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