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Gold Reef City

| Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
+27 86 144 7744
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Johannesburg Combo: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off and Soweto Tours
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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” (246 reviews)
“tower of terror” (46 reviews)
“roller coaster” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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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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1 - 10 of 1,341 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Nothing to rave about really. Once you have been it's enough. No need to return.Rather visit ethnic African curio stalls at various sites.

Thank Vernon L
Reviewed 3 days ago

A good day out for the family, slightly over priced restaurants but a captive market is expected. Good entertainment for the kids.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hello, please be aware there is a group of thief acting just outside the casino Gold reef city. I stopped at the gaz station just next door tand get stolen from an organised group of 6 men at the ATM FDN, northern pkwy, close to...More

Thank Barbara574
Reviewed 4 days ago

We could not believe how much there was to do at Gold Reef City. This place is beautiful, clean and a paradise for children and adults. We went on a few rides, the train and we visited a few restaurants there. They cater for young...More

Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Kids to the theme park during school holidays. Lots of rides to choose from. Lots to do for the whole family. You need to arrive early as there’s lots to do and one can quickly run out of time.

1  Thank Zan2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a huge place and there is plenty to do. The main attractions include the casino as well as the theme park which is very " Disney ". There was also a lot of other side shows and activities for all to get involved...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gold Reef is a beautiful place for the whole family. There's so much to do. You never get bored. Its a must for everyone.

Thank eus2nf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a great family day out. Some of the rides could do with a coat of paint and a good clean. Some certainly need maintenance, but in general it's fun.

Thank maxinea963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first visit to Gold Reef City was about 15 years ago. It was a great experience with lots to see and do. With my next visit the place deteriorated and was not 50% of what it used t be. To sure if it is...More

Thank CBMCSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had so much fun, so many rides and the mine tour was out of this world just make sure you don’t do a solo visit

Thank Paul S
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bertharapoo
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. 👍🏼
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bertharapoo
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
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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.
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