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Gold Reef City

| Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
+27 86 144 7744
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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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| Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
+27 86 144 7744
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for lunch but the buffet meal was disappointing. Average food, nothing really to write home about or that stands out.

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a rather rainy day and the attraction was not well attended. This probably contributed to the park closing a majority of its rides and facilities. There were some interesting aspects - the recreation of the houses of early white settlers in the...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

wqs ok for outing and just dont really like it is a bit far for me i must use 3 taxis before i get there

1  Thank lydiad870
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I went to Gold Reef City Theme Park on Saturday 14th October, We checked in early in order to enjoy all the fun activities and more-especially the rides. We spent the entire day there spending real family time, I was really amazed...More

1  Thank sivajig2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were invited to a 9 yr old birthday party. Getting there was a bit stressfull as It is not in the nicest or safest area in JNB. Once inside it was verywell organized, clean and very well maintained. The rides are all included in...More

Thank Weltrvld
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We had an amazing day at Gold Reef City, great rides and a great environment. It was our first time doing the underground mine tour and it was amazing to see how they mined in those days, our tour-guide Regina was so helpful and answered...More

Thank Emile H
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Really interested in visiting the gold mine , the existence and beginnings of Johannesburgs multi dimensional population due to the gold rush . Purchased tickets without rides , were happy to just watch those .... Informative decent and tour of the mine . Would advise...More

Thank julez0
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Always good to visit. The place is well setup with a good selection of stores, restaurants & entertainment.

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Nice day out for kids. Lots of activities for kids and thrill seekers. Many places to eat, and relax.

Thank Elhaimer2706
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Last year November decided to take my Family with.It was an amazing 1st day for my nephew to be at Gold Reef City. Enjoyed our good at Wimpy with good service given. Our good didn't take long and was still hot. We enjoyed our rides,...More

Thank Carmilla S
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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. 👍🏼
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
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.