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“picnic spot”(3 reviews)
Jan Smuts Avenue and West World Street, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairly park-like spot in central Joburg, take the family for a stroll around the lake or a picnic under the trees, rent a rowboat, with some restaurant facilities as well.

Thank KenH2549
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Zoo Lake Bowls Club. OMG what fun we had on a Friday afternoon. We had quite a few games. The bar service was impeccable. Food was good. This place is so cheap. Gets quite busy in the afternoons after work.

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This venue is a magnificent rolling Park with an abundance of trees all leading down to a lake, the Zoo Lake. One can wander through the trees and then sit next to the lake and enjoy the peace of the City. There are ducks everywhere...More

Thank 42markbriggs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place in joburg to relax, a Great Lake that you can enjoy on small boats which is also very romantic. A gem hidden in the city but very nice to visit!

Thank Eduardo C
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Beautiful park for all, family and friends outings, enjoy the outdoor life enjoying the fresh air and dancing in the sun, especially summer time

1  Thank tonykJ9442AM
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Whilst the price was most acceptable there were several issues that led us to believe this was the first time the landlords had let out apartment? The bedroom was rather cramped. We were supplied with less than acceptable bathroom towels. They were tattered. We were...More

Thank 939Marilyn
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

The park surrounding the lake is very big and kept clean,but the actual lake and amenities need a upgrade. The boats are old, benches broken & the ducks & geese are starving. The island in the middle of the lake is a mess and needs...More

1  Thank sansmerrill
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Beautiful park with lots of space available to put a blanket on the green lawn and enjoy a picnic as you watch the ducks float around on the tranquil lake. Row a boat on the lake which you can hire for about a 1dollar a...More

1  Thank collinnaicker4
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Nice place to spend evening. They have boat which you can hire. Play area for small kids. Huge parking space available.

Thank Saad B
Reviewed 23 March 2018

What a treat of a park, boat rides, a million birds, Moyo restaurant and tons of lawn for all to sit or play on. Dogs welcome. A really lovely day out!

Thank 99julesm
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