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Cool Runnings

Off Carl Cronje Drive | Tygervalley, Bellville 7530, South Africa
+27 21 949 4439
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EXPENSIVE, BORING RIDES, UNFRIENDLY STAFF

Visited with 2 teenagers, who both have a keen sense of adventure. They found this activity very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
E3350BFmattp
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Great Family Outing

We took our nine year old nephew and met some friends with a 3 year old at the facility. We read... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
poleinahole1
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Thrilling outdoor bob-slay track 1,25 km long for young and old! No need to walk. An automated lift will always pull you to the top. Delicious food and drinks on premises.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“great fun” (22 reviews)
“whole family” (15 reviews)
“fun activity” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Off Carl Cronje Drive | Tygervalley, Bellville 7530, South Africa
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+27 21 949 4439
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited with 2 teenagers, who both have a keen sense of adventure. They found this activity very boring. And hopelessly over priced. We only stayed for 2 rides each and left. Staff at kiosk not very helpful either.More

Thank E3350BFmattp
Frank K E U, Owner at Cool Runnings, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Surprised about your comment as I believe that R25.00 for one ride when you share a "Happy Family Combo' ticket is not expensive at all. And should there be leftover rides than you can even keep it and use them next time as they do...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our nine year old nephew and met some friends with a 3 year old at the facility. We read the online reviews that advised coming early. We arrived just after ten during the New Year school holidays and it was still cool and...More

Thank poleinahole1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was very confused reading the “ terrible” reviews of cool runnings as our experience was fabulous! Can only assume that the new manager at Cool Runnings ( he joined three months ago) has made a huge difference or maybe it makes a big difference if...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great , clean facilities, lots of shade in the warm days, good coffee and good quality foods. Really great place to chill on hot holidays. Free wi-fi and ablutions super clean PLUS waterwise!

Thank K H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to visit Cool Runnings one Sunday afternoon. My kids were a little nervous at first as you don't really know what to expect. All that changes once you have had your first ride. It was such a lot of fun and my kids...More

Thank ColleenB71
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

10 out of 10. As a mother, I could not stop riding the rides. Every ride is just not enough, you want to ride again and again. Definitely worth every penny. Great family entertainment.

Thank BevAM1
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We had a very fun day at cool runnings. They have a little shop for take aways and nice area in the shade to sit and relax. Just felt that the space were not enough for the amount of people attending and you wait in...More

Thank Anita N
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great family entertainment. It is better to get there early to avoid the long queue and the hot sun!

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome time! I suggest that the staff explain the procedure to all the “first timers”. Drove into the guy in front of us, couldn’t find the break in time and got some roasties from cornering to fast...haha, but it was fun! Will go...More

Thank Christelle G
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Cool Runnings is very cool. It's lots of fun, good for all ages, very safe and enjoyable. The tracks are well maintained and the views are beautiful. The rides are R50 a person per ride which I found to be quite reasonable. However I did...More

Thank JanineC
Frank K E U, Director of Sales at Cool Runnings, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Dear Janine, I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and of course we would like to see you coming back again! But please ask our sales team next time for the "HAPPY NAPPY COMBO" option. This is a special ticket for parents riding...More

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Cupcake2013
3 January 2018|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
An adult can go down with a child but unless you were two very small adults i’m not sure that you would both physically fit in the tobbaggon together ? All I can say is that there is ABSOLUTELY NOTHING. to be scared of... More
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Yolanda B
17 October 2017|
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Response from Frank K E U | Property representative |
R25 per ride when you buy a Happy Family Combo. This Combo is holding 18 rides which can be shared in between all your members.
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T8001VDemmad
7 April 2017|
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Response from Frank K E U | Property representative |
No, only if you are more than 20.
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