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Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a pleasant stay and will definitely visit again... The reception still needs room for improvement in terms of service otherwise the place is clean, peaceful and beautiful. I would recommend it to my friends.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic! Will definitely go again. Hotel and its staff were extremely helpful, friendly and engaged with my children who have never been to a Hotel or Gold Reef City. Very special time with awesome memories made! Thank you very much!!!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vintage gold rush themed hotel, with spacious, comfortable rooms. Well priced for location. Rooms clean, with friendly service. Restaurant in the theme park, with a wider selection across at the casino. Surprised that occupancy seemed low?

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place, very safe and friendly staff, breakfast was amazing, the shuttle service is great and very helpful. The view from the room was great, the atmosphere is also nice. Great room, comfy place and definitely something to try out!

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Thank Milaine T
Magaliesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love gold reef city !! I have been going there for ages , with my daughters , kiddies parties , dinners , shows and yesterday once again with a 2 year and 4 year old !! It's amazing ! Staff is friendly and trained for tourism , lots of different attractions , stunning gardens and rides and history !...

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Thank hekpoortheksie
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The overall impression is thumbs up, great location and I love the vintage look of the property, being in the heart of Johannesburg but feeling like you are in a small western town. it was quite enjoyable for me and my staff who were there for training, the value proposition is greater, I will bring more staff there for training...

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Thank Tahir M
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone here went the extra mile to make the workshop a success. Really good service from banqueting staff and technical support. Great food. The only draw back is the distance from the car park to the venue.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our weekend stay was great. Very spacious delux room, neat with soacious bathroom. Just love the white beddings and towels. Family friendly as the kids just walk around for their rides. Advise that the hotel should put up big mirror in the room and add some paintings on the wall.

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Alberton, South Africa
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The lady who assisted us with check in was incredibly rude. I think it is because of my age, after she saw that I have a private bank credit card, she started to lit up. I was beyond unimpressed. The rest of our stay was lovely.

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Thank Anrolize V
Johannesburg
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Value for money for families as have free access to theme park during stay. Rooms are modern, despite old mining town setting. Great to be able to stay within the theme park. Process to give guests access to theme park needs to be reviewed, machine used to print armbands malfunctioned twice in an hour causing queue to build up.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Casino and Gambling
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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: $191 - $393 (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”
 of 5 bubbles tloujobl, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get in early to make the most of 2 free days in the theme park.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles gosiameg, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that is close to the reception.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles houghdh, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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