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Using Newlands as my reference point, the beer cold drinks & food are more expensive and you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lorraine J
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Always good entertainment.

Was here for the Mzansi Super League play off match. Although the game rained out it is always... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Johanler13
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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The home of cricket in Johannesburg and also the venue where the great 438 match was played between South Africa and Australia. The Bidvest Wanderers Stadium is an International cricket stadium with world class facilities.
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Corlett Drive, Illovo | Greater Johannesburg, Illovo 2116, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Using Newlands as my reference point, the beer cold drinks & food are more expensive and you obviously don't have a view of the mountain but overall good experience. We sat in block H, row D - if you don't like sitting in the sun,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here for the Mzansi Super League play off match. Although the game rained out it is always enjoyable to be at the Bull Ring!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Great day watching the Proteas play Australia. Great atmosphere here at the wanderers pity SA not declaring. Nice family outing

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AlanMendy
Reviewed April 1, 2018

South Africa leading the series 2-1 and the latest test in Cape Town wracked with controversy, no better place to go. Proteas leading for now, so hoping for a 3-1 series win. Apart from the game, it's a great old stadium, brilliant atmosphere and generally...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

I have been here twice now & have felt that for such an iconic stadium it is a bit disappointing. There is a long walk to the stadium as they tend to shut off all the roads about half a mile radius and the food...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Dazza1955
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We were at this Stadium last Sunday to watch the South Africa versus India match. Great environment and relatively easy movement at the stadium despite its capacity of almost 34000 people. The stadium was almost all sold out and the enthusiasm of spectators was electrifying....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank munird2014
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Dream of a cricket fan to watch a cricket game at Wanderers. A bit far from Johannesburg airport, but one can reach wanderers using public transport, buses and trains. Closet train station is Rosebank, Uber and Taxify are cheap.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Singh P
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Always a great experience. Great vibe and atmosphere. "The bullring" the master! Pink day is a great experience.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank cielies
Reviewed March 17, 2017

I love this place, have seen some spectacular games here. Because you sit so close to the pitch, the atmosphere is electric. I've been to a few grounds, including Lord's, and this ranks right up there. The eastern stands can do with a bit of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank MartinP1974
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Was invited to a limited overs SA vs Sri Lanka game (the one where the bees invaded the pitch) and the atmosphere was unbelievable and a great day was had. Only two downers: that there was no water in the toilets which was a disappointment...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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udbhav3000
January 22, 2017|
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yes they are. I think the only ones that might not be allowed are drones. but otherwise I have only seen alcohol and bottles being confiscated.
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JanHWigan
October 9, 2015|
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Main stand safest bet - most under cover and especially rows/seats further back - other stands and open areas obviously change during day with orientation of sun - can also always stay under an umbrella all day at Castle... More
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