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Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Shaft 14 Northern Parkway, 2159 | Ormond, Johannesburg 2159, South Africa (Formerly Southern Sun Gold Reef City Hotel)
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Ranked #20 of 71 Hotels in Johannesburg
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Polokwane, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I love this place! Went there with my partner in July and the hotel is just amazing.The standard room is very big and comfy but the middle of the bed tends to separate exposing the poorly joined two beds that created "king" bed.The reception service is great, went on a ride and lost my key card and they replaced it... More

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Rustenburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Keep up the good service!!! The hotel is situated at a strategic location. What i like most is the manner in which the mine was converted t o a usable institution instead of it becoming a dumping area.

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

my stay at Gold Reef City was an awesome experience for my family. we will definitely come back. we had a great time , my little girls had a blast and they loved all the rides and being there was GREAT!

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Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi Regarding the reservation, we should have been notified that the park would be closed on Sunday due to the Vodacom event. We had arranged for family to meet us there on Sunday which was completely ruined when we were told that the park was closed. In any event, because Saturday was so busy and we couldn’t wait for 2... More

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Centurion, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel restaurant was pathetic. Service was poor, unprofessional. Waiter failed to tell us that what we ordered was not in stock and just brought us something else! Very expensive and not worth the money paid as the prices are expensive. You expect quality for the price. You also had and advert on for the rugby every where on the black... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel, and very convenient if you are visiting the theme park. Check in and out went perfect and the room was very nice, despite a strong mold smell in the bathroom when the extractor fan is switched on. Also previous guests set the tv alarm for 6am and housekeeping did not check and clear it before we checked... More

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Rustenburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel service leaves something to be desired, assistance is poor. Barneys restaurant service takes forever and Ocean Basket at the Casino, stay away, we all got sick. Wimpy deserves 5 stars!! Generally the theme park is clean even the bathrooms. The rides are awesome and safety is a top priority!! Baby friendly bathrooms too!

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Kokstad
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was travelling with my wife only and I regreted not bringing my kids along, I liked the services catered for kids too. I think maybe offering massage services to both stay-ins and day visitors will be good.

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Johannesburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Was very nice and accomodating, excellent staff and service. Room was nice , however lack of natural was a bit of a issue. Breakfast was excellent, theme park was amazing as usual , I think the parking area needs improvement, however very nice overall experience. Thumbs Up!!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The room was lovely and immaculately clean. Great location for myself and my partner as was walking distance to the casino, with a complimentary shuttle in the evening was stress free Will definitely be back and will definitely stay here again!

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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)
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Johannesburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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