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Ellis Park Stadium

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Address: South Park Ln, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
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Love the electric vibe

We have been around to stadiums and in my opinion Ellis Park Stadium wins with Loftus Versfelt in a second place. We attended a rugby game South Africa vs All Blacks, magic is an... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Amanda H
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Boksburg
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was a shocking experiance ... The fact you feel so un-safe from the moment you park your car to the fact you have ot walk far to get to the stadium , haggled and harassed for money and rubbish by the locals made this a terrible experience .. Do not take smaller kids cause the area is terribly unsafe

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have attended both in the general area and in boxes and was privileged to watch, I am tempted to say participate in - given the contagious atmosphere, SA win the world rugby cup some years ago. the stadium is well designed with good facilities although if you can avoid having to park there then do so.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been around to stadiums and in my opinion Ellis Park Stadium wins with Loftus Versfelt in a second place. We attended a rugby game South Africa vs All Blacks, magic is an understatement. Then we were so fortunate to have tickets for the Soccer World Cup in 2010 and we were a big group of people attending -... More 

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Johannesburg
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Once in, the stadium the vibe is always electric, sound is good and seating well organised and easy to find. However, if you have not bought pre-paid parking on a big match day (tri-nations, SA game) - you are in for the most irritating drive of your life to find parking! Car guards will try and make an easy buck... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Emirates Park AKA Ellis Park is the home stadium for the Lions Super Rugby franchise. They have made huge strides in recent years to attract more spectators having beefed up the facilities and the security. Inside the stadium it is very safe. Outside you need to have your wits about you. Recommend buying a parking ticket if going to the... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

a nice stadium once you are inside but is close to Hillbrow, a less than salubrious part of Joburg Better organise a bus to go to and fro and go with your mates

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Thank dynamco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Great visibility onto the field great acoustics good and well designed facilities well located within Johannesburg with good and safe parking available

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Bela Bela
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The atmosphere during the game is magic ,Furthermore parking around the stadium is good.Just nice for a outing

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The architectural structure is state of the art. Well maintained facilities for rugby and soccer. Convenient location just outside Johannesburg Central.

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JHB
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The stadium is not to bad but the car park is a bit of a problem. I'm not sure about the safety of the vehicle.

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