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Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Margate, South Africa
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our very own little Disney world right here in our back yard with a rich history and lots to do with the family. Have made it our little getaway and will certainly be back for the next installment of thrills and family fun.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Mind blowing entertainment for the young and old. Some of the rides not for the faint hearted. Great family outing and a good way to make exceptional memories with your loved once, friends and even on your own.

Thank magdahinrichsen
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We chose this hotel because it was on red bus route and since we were only stay in Johannesburg one night it seemed like a good idea plus we have an 11 year old so amusement park was a bonus. Hotel was fine, clean but the walls are so thin I have heard TV and them some coming from neighboring...

Thank Gosia17
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The hotel was OK. The shower was not working and the staff did not really care. Getting a lift to our car was difficult since the staff seemed to be very confused and unhelpful. Not everyone was like this just the reception desk staff.

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Thank kubandranp
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Good experience. Prefer ground rooms outside but still good experience. Kids enjoyed alot. Environment inside is good and very safe. Hotel staff and service is good. Kids can easily play and rest inside

Thank Suleman S
Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Very satisfied with the whole package all round. Facilities were very good and well organised. definitely positive rating from myself and will definitely look at going again soon. Theme Park was outstanding with some serious thrill rides and excitement

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Thank R714LDdavidf
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Everything very good, just disappointed by the early morning noise from petrol powered blowers outside my room. Need to do this job a bit later or use brooms! Excellent breakfast, friendly staff and god service.

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Thank Derek H
Oranjemund, Namibia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My children thoroughly enjoyed the theme park rides and amenities. I would recommend this for a family who want to spend at least two to three days in one place with no travelling needed anywhere else.

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Thank ean794
Terni, Italy
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I was here for two nights. Extraordinary personnel and location very amazing. Room very cleaned and very big. I suggest for family but also for job. Very quite. Thanks at lot for all Ps. Also the restaurant of the hotel is very good. Quality and personnel are ok!!

Thank Alessio D
Newcastle, South Africa
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The premises are lovely. The rooms are comfortable and the service is excellent. Overall it was just a very pleasant experience! I want to bring my children and grandchildren as this was unfortunately a business trip.

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Thank heilavh2016

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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to an age of elegance and grandeur at the Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel. Located within Africa's biggest theme park, the hotel is reminiscent of an authentic turn-of-the-century mining town. Staying at the hotel also gives you free access to a multitude of fun filled attractions and entertainment in the theme park. Please note the Theme Park is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays during Gauteng School holidays.The adjacent Gold Reef City Casino complex offers a variety of dining and other entertainment options. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

Address: Shaft 14 Northern Parkway, 2159 | Ormond, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa (Formerly Southern Sun Gold Reef City Hotel)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range: £113 - £164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
Also Known As:
Protea Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#8 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
#15 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
#27 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
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“Corner suites are large, sunny and quiter”
 of 5 bubbles tloujobl, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get in early to make the most of 2 free days in the theme park.”
 of 5 bubbles adheeshb2016, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms nearer to the "Lost Reef" tunnel are my favorite quieter with beautiful patios where you can relax and read a good book.”
 of 5 bubbles gosiameg, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that is close to the reception.”
 of 5 bubbles Mikeyben, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request room away from where the shuttle service run to the casino as returning guests were noisy and it continued well into the night.”
 of 5 bubbles houghdh, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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