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Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Amazing indeed. Kids loved it... Best all rounder for families. Will definitely come back again and make this an annual event. Hotel staff very friendly and patient too. Thanks Gold Reef City for a memorable holiday

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Thank thatos2017
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing, I highly recommend everybody of all age groups to visit the Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel, whether you have been to Gold reef already, just stay a night or two for the experience. Truly spectacular, wayyy above my expectations

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My Review Tsogo Sun Hotel Group Gold Reef I arrive at Tsogo Sun Hotel Group always expecting a great experience as im very familiar with most of their hotels and resorts. It seems I am spoiled by their high quality of rooms and service as my standards are high, but Tsogo sun normally doesnot dissapoint. MY EXPERIENCE AT TSOGO SUN...

Thank Shantal S
Kimberley, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel is away from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg and offers a quiet and peaceful night's sleep amidst old world charm. The hotel is ideally situated for business travellers in the Ormonde/Crownwood area. It is also a great venue for a weekend away with the family and offers the fun park, which the kids...

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Thank CoralWheelock
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Standard of this hotel is deteriorating and require some definite improvement. The most terrible service was the dinner which was poorly prepared and using poor standard of meat quality. I ordered rack of lamb. One doesn't leave his house, pay money to go and sleep on a single bed.

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Thank tshepolawrenceg
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the Theme Park hotel was excellent. The staff are friendly and the quality of the food and service is of high standard. Our room was fantastic and perfectly located for going to and from the rides. We stayed 3 nights midweek and the park was quiet...loved it! I would recommend going midweek as it got extremely busy...

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Thank fazanaD
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located within a family friendly theme park. Being hotel residents, we enjoyed free access to the park rides and saved on time and money travelling to outside accommodation. Hotel amenities were adequate, including wifi and we were able to redeem the Tsogo reward points on meals at hotel restaurants. Bathrooms were modern and rooms were spacious with...

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Thank Madren O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In our last trip to Johannesburg we visit Gold Reef city park with my 11 years old daughter. Park was good enough for half-day visit and all games are free to enjoy. Must of games are great even for adults, but Gold mine is the best part of your experience. Visiting a gold mine and see the mine was very...

Thank Mehrdad P
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked at Gold Reef City Theme Park as it was close to NASREC and we needed somewhere that we could travel to and from easily, which worked out well. We booked in as a family and were pleasantly surprised by the size of the room. It is a lovely family environment , with the old buildings being replicated beautifully....

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Thank Colette L
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My teenage daughter always complains about not being taken out!Well,she is so hard to please!Whenever we go anywhere as a family,she doesn't want to accompany us as it is boring!This time I just made a reservation for four and blind folded my daughters as we road to Goldreef!Why I chose Goldreef is that it's so central and close to home!A...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Free Internet
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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: ₹ 9,069 - ₹ 12,631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Protea Hotel Johannesburg
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
#9 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”
tloujobl, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get in early to make the most of 2 free days in the theme park.”
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.”
gosiameg, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that is close to the reception.”
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.”
houghdh, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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