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Southern Sun Gold Reef City Hotel

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great way to spend a day getaway from the hustle and bustle of life just for a day. Great place for dinner and dance at the Back of the Moon as well and no driving home. Thanks Gold Reef City and Sun Casino

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am proud to be associated with a brand that is constantly meeting and excelling in service delivery and hospitality. The staff is always friendly and very helpful. I feel like a king that is receiving world class service and feel more at home then any other establishment from other groups outside the Southern Sun group.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent overall service. When equired after a room for an extra night, Reservations response was negative, they had advised that it was fully book without at least try finding alternative arrangements/accommodations. Breakfast/Dinner not rated due to the fact that i had not partaken of the offer due to early morning commitments and no extra time to sit and enjoy. No...

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Baku
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location and the property are perfect. The reception staff was very courteous - we stayed for 2 nights with family (21-23 april 2017) and we enjoyed the free access to Theme park as being hotel guests. This also is located just next to Apartheid museum (and red bus stop) so was added advantage. Ejoy

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Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Booking was very professional. Excellent stay and service. Breakfast was of a high standard. Rooms were outstanding. Made a family visit enjoyable. Receptionist was professional and courteous. We will return for another super stay.

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Sasolburg, South Africa
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I enjoyed my stay at Gold Reef Casino Hotel and was treated by all staff with excellent service. I will definitely come back and stay at this hotel. The breakfast team was amazing and was eager to assist with additional meals that were not provided.

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Thank kaliesham
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Gold Reef City has it all - from roller coaster rides, to casino, to gift stores, to entertainment theatre, one cannot possibly get bored here as so much to do for all ages. Many different foods to choose from. Conveniently situated with lots of parking.

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Alberton, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a place for the whole family. It been a great day for the family and friends. There was so many thing to do we was at the park,Movies,at Spur,and Casino. The staff was helpful.Thanks for a great day

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent hotel and park for all family. The Entertainment never stops. Very good choice for a couple of days. The ammenities are excellent and you have a lot of restaurants and fast food to choice arround

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We stayed at the hotel to facilitate travel to the SA Champs competition held at Nasrec. The hotel staff were unbelievably helpful and polite during our stay and the room was extremely comfortable, we can highly recommend this hotel. Our only difficulty experienced was the telephonic booking process which was VERY frustrating as the price changed within 4 hours of...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Southern Sun Gold Reef City's imposing lobby, stepped in the grandeur of a bygone era, transports you back to a time when service and hospitality were paramount and elegance was the order of the day. Each luxuriously appointed room combines style and elegance with all the state of the art mod cons to please even the most fastidious guest. Whether travelling on business or for a leisurely break, the hotel and entertainment complex offers a wide variety of entertainment including several restaurants, casino, the adjacaent Gold Reef Citry Theme Park and Apartheid Museum and two theatres ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Sun Gold Reef City Hotel

Address: Cnr. Nothern Parkway & Data Crescent | Ormonde, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: €123 - €163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Sun Gold Reef City Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 38
Also Known As:
Gold Reef City Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#18 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#18 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
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“no pool , only casino related games for children as well as ten pin bowling”
heilavh2016, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“For families, the suites were amazing”
debbiesR4576ZY, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you want a good room, then insist upon one upon arrival and ask the concierge to give you their advice about the best.”
vstartrek300, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you love casinos and entertainment good family place , do not forget access to Theme park free in your accommodation...”
colinr322, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the first floor and could hear the casino from the bathroom but not the bedroom.”
TamlynD, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
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