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Address: | Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
Phone Number:
+27 861 44 77 44
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Wed - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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Gold Reef City is a premier entertainment destination in the south of...

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.

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Experince at Gold Reef Theme Park and Family Outting

Awesome rides and park, thou you need good shoes and map find and to cover entire for the various rides. Great venue for family. Book combo ticket to go to park and go down a gold... read more

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Richards Bay, South Africa
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Nairobi, Kenya
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful modern theme park complete with hotels. More than 30 roller coasters & thrill rides, an interactive history of gold mining & a 4D theater.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I like the place generally for the kids to hangout and have fun with all the games on offer. Gold Reef City does tend to be too full on weekends and public holidays, with long queues and can take away much of the fun. Adults taking kids there is definitely worth it, but would'n recommend it for adult group during... More 

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Richards Bay, South Africa
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Awesome rides and park, thou you need good shoes and map find and to cover entire for the various rides. Great venue for family. Book combo ticket to go to park and go down a gold mine(80 meters), to see how gold is extracted from the rocks. You can see small amounts of gold on rock. If you are a... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What an awesome weekend away. Our check in was pleasant, the room was clean, neat and very spacious, bathroom was also very spacious, Breakfast at Barneys was excellent. I am not a Thrill ride seeker but thoroughly enjoyed "The Runaway Train", "Raging rapids" The Ferris wheel and the general walk around the park. There is so much to see and... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Gold Reef City amusement park is one of the best attractions in Joburg for children. I have personally stopped getting on any rides to avoid self induced heart attack but the thrill my kids and their friends gets from the rides in this park is simply worth every penny and time. A must see in Jozi!

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Thank Phakama M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I love gold reef! However, my last visit left me slightly disappointed. There were some rides that were being worked on which meant they were closed and this left very few major rides which, in turn, made the queues to the ones that were open very very long. Most of our day was spent waiting in the queues. The rides... More 

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Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My family celebrated my sons birthday on the 14 April at Gold reef city. I was pleased with everything except the New area Jump City. I feel your rules to be inconsistent. I was told I needed to jump with my child who is under 8 who needs to be supervised. I get that and when we get briefed by... More 

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Kinshasa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Gold Reef City with our children (7, 5, and 3) and once again, we were pleasantly surprised by this great facility in the middle of the city. Well maintained and with a decent variety of offerings and all for a very reasonable price point.

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Thank Khalil H
Krugersdorp, South Africa
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out at the theme park. Lunch at Barney's in the Village was great after lots of fun filled rides.

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Thank Candice H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great overall experience. Facilities upgraded with shade nets at the major rides for the ques. Tower of terror is a must!

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