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Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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USD 161*
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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely gorgeous place, clean and neat, shuttle service on request within minutes, friendly and welcoming staff, very helpful, breakfast was lovely, theme park was the best part of the stay, overall 10/10 for me and my family. GOLD REEF WILL DEFINITELY BE SEEING US AGAIN :)

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent besides the extreme cold conditions. The room was well equipped. The breakfast was extremely good and satisfying. The information and entertainment fascilities are of high standards. The Location of the Theme Park/Hotel is ideal.

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Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the 4d movie, the thrill rides and exploring the restaraunts and casino side. The movie theatre was somrhing out of a book, stepping back into time. The theme park requires at least two to three days to fully explore and enjoy the rides. Come prepared to get wet, good for the summer days. There were so many school kids...

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Barberton, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome experience and best bday present we could have given our daughter. Will definately come back again. Staff was friendly and gave information regarding rides. Were also shuttled to casino and back.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an awesome place to stay and has plenty entertainment for the entire family. The staff are friendly and helpful. I will definitely be going back there every year. The food is amazing and the atmosphere is really nice. There is a 24 hour shuttle for when you want to go across to the casino and you can even...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is located on the premises of the theme park which is the key reason to stay here. Quick access to the rides by avoiding the long queues to enter the park. However the accommodation itself was just average. The room we were allocated was decent in size but it appears to be under some renovations. The bathroom was...

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eMalahleni, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good hotel with good facilities surrounding the hotel. I suggest that the hotel provides a map of the facility to encourage guest to walk about and appreciate the scenery. The phone and the air conditioner were not properly working in room 121.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a memorable stay at the Golf Reef City Theme Park Hotel in Johannesburg. Will definitely be back. A must to stay with your next stay in Johannesburg. Thrilling experience within the theme park . Easy access to all activities and vip treatment to casino and back. Try it!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my first Bad review... and that makes me a little sad. Our room is on the ground floor, right across from a wedding venue in the park which is great.. except that the music was so loud that we couldn't hear the TV in our room.... at all. Reception says it ends at 11, and by 1 am...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic room with delicious breakfast. Reservations team totally unfriendly and do not accommodate any requests. Theme park rides amazing, however they should have different lines for visitors and hotel guests.

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • 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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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: $184 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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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