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    Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

    Shaft 14 Northern Parkway, 2159 | Ormond, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa
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    Traveller (153)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (9)
    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good30%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “thrill rides” (10 reviews)
    “sleeper couch” (8 reviews)
    “tsogo sun” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Dry Cleaning
    Casino
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 562 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Requested bath plug to be fixed so it would close, absolutely nothing was done about that. Requested ice to keep medication cold on the second day, still waiting. Theme park and rides are awesome. Had the priveledge to see maintenance being done on the anacobsa,...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Beautiful staff and well trained, Definelty value for money. I would go back any day and will recommend it to friends and family. The shuttle services is readily available, friendly drivers,. I was and still am impressed at the cleanliness of the rooms.

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    Thank neom618
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Thank you so much to the whole Team at The Theme Park hotel. From the lady at the Entrance gate, right through to the cleaning ladies, Jacob with the luggage, the amazingly friendly and efficient reception lady, the staff during breakfast, the gentleman doing the...More

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    Thank cristelles2016
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Me and my family really enjoyed everything and was surprised how beautiful the buildings was. We would go there again. And there is so much to do for the whole family. The staff was helpful and friendly. Especially the guy from the shuttle whom is...More

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    Thank Matilda23526
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My daughter Storm turning 6 on the 26 November 2017. Both my husband and I working long hours and it was very difficult for us to take leave off work so we booked for one night stay at the Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel....More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Casino and Gambling
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$117 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Family Hotel in Johannesburg
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Johannesburg
    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Johannesburg
    • #25 Business Hotel in Johannesburg
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 75
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Johannesburg
    • Also Known As
    • Protea Hotel Johannesburg
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    Traveller (153)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (117)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Bathroom (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    FatmaRZahra
    30 November 2017|
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    Response from MoKad | Reviewed this property |
    Yes reasonable WiFi exists, although it’s capped so no heavy video streaming etc, okay for whatsapp/ FaceTime
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    djubdjub
    14 August 2017|
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    Response from Johan v | Reviewed this property |
    There is a swimming pool at the Theme park hotel, but it was green when we were there in September. Also looked like a hangout spot for the staff, with all the hotel chairs standing around there.
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    Shawaal
    28 November 2016|
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    Response from Jaylene J | Property representative |
    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your enquiry. Kindly be advised hotel accommodation includes complimentary access to Theme Park rides and entertainment. The park will be open throughout the school and festive... More
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    Room Tips
    "Book early and ask for a family room, they are bigger"
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    "Jin the rewards program to get extra wifi for your room."
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    "Corner suites are large, sunny and quiter"
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    "Get in early to make the most of 2 free days in the theme park."
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