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Review of Gold Reef City

Gold Reef City
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US$17,56*
and up
1 or 2 Day Johannesburg City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Ranked #8 of 187 things to do in Johannesburg
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Lockers / storage, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 7 November 2017 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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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The hotel was themed around the early 1900s gold rush. Decorations are interesting and the hotel is very safe and contained. Bowling alleys, movie theaters, food for every pallet. Families could easily be here with plenty to do. Next door within walking is a theme park and The apartheid museum. Red bus tour was great and it picks up and drops off here.

Thank 287533e
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

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
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

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 area and the ability to go down a little way into the gold mine. I did feel it very over-priced compared with the nearby Apartheid Museum.

Thank Bob K
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

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

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