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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...more
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| Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
+27 86 144 7744
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I went to the Gold Reef City Casino with my family to see a show at the Lyric Theatre. The Theatre was lovely and the casino was clean and spacious. It is a wonderful atmosphere with lots of things to do including multiple restaurants, movies,...More

Thank Mehmoui
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Overall what we expected, a little different as you need a card to play the slots, lots of roulette games and several restaurants to choose from.

Thank advcards
Reviewed 6 days ago

This past weekend we visited Gold Reef City. It was a fantastic day out. More than enough to keep us busy from 4D movies, enjoying the rides, putt-putt, walking through the stalls and enjoying lunch at the Oldees Diner. We will definitely be visiting them...More

Thank Japie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit the Gold Reef City theme park at least once a year and it is always a day well spent. It makes you feel like a kid with all the thrill rides and in my opinion the place that sells the best soft-serve ice-cream....More

Thank Kareena I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst on Red bus tour of Jhb, we stopped at Gold Reef city. The hotel and casino is excellent. The theme park is awesome but the queues for the rides can quiet a lengthy wait. This is very exhausting especially with kids. The theme park...More

Thank shamin b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely venue but overpriced considering that you have to queue for so long and with little one's not fun. Didn't get to go on half the rides as queues started to get extremely long. Will take my hat off to the clinic. Well equipped and...More

Thank Bell6408
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is nice for kids,teens and adults.there are different rides suitable ranging from kids,teens to adults.there are lots of different restaurants inside to eat from so there is no need to bring food with.its important to come early at school holidays to avoid the...More

Thank Kedibone M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lines are UNBELIEVABLE. Service is not the best, and it is exhausting. It can be fun, and definitely worth it at least once, but not my ideal way to spend my time and money.

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent new facilities: High Flying Maveric & forever classic Tower of Terror. Variety of restaurants and foods stalls was good. Queue management at Anat was poor. Staff was generally friendly and helpful. Lazy boat water log ride was very slow- should have more logs to...More

1  Thank umjwali
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Goldreef City theme park.The ques were ridicules and the line jumping was out of this world.This was a total waste of time and money.I will never go there again.I will also discourage my friends and family not to visit the theme park.

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11 October 2018|
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Response from Japie S | Reviewed this property |
How Much Are Gold Reef City Tickets? Thrill Rider – R215 per person above 1.3m Non-Rider - R125 per person above 1.3m R135 per person under 1.3m R550 family ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children under 1.3m) Mine Tour only with... More
25 September 2018|
Response from STEPHEN N | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea on the cost, I only walked around the area