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Only worth it if you want photos

This is just an expensive place to take photos. There not much to do and most of the rooms cannot... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2018
Welkom, South Africa
via mobile
Fun and great setting.

The setting is great, children enjoyed it! Loved the diner, their food is simple but very tasty... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Parys, South Africa
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R511, Madibeng 0216, South Africa
+27 83 266 8567
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

This is just an expensive place to take photos. There not much to do and most of the rooms cannot be entered into. You have to look from the outside. Probably to protect from breaking anything. Diner is so simple and the menu is nothing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Louisetrip
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Not very impressed with the outing. No highlights to mention. More for people that would like to take photo's. The dirt road to get there is not easy.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 241vich
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Second time visiting Pretville but this time a bit dissapointing......R70 entry fee is a bit to much if your a big family that wants to enter and the restaurant not what it was the previous time , tables and chairs were dirty the benches in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Excursion818670
Reviewed September 11, 2018

The setting is great, children enjoyed it! Loved the diner, their food is simple but very tasty. Not even to mention their milkshakes, real roadhouse milkshakes, yummy! Think the entrance is reasonable.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank maritzavanonselen
Reviewed August 13, 2018

So, alot was made of this place where movies was made but in all honesty, I do not think that R70 is a good deal. Maybe R50 sounds better, even had to pay R70 for my son of 15.......really. It is nice but does not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank gerhard145
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I loved this experience - and have often returned for events,markets and festivals. The sets are realistic and the diner serves great food (as long as you can read Afrikaans)

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank 213sashaw
Reviewed July 13, 2018

I understand it was used as a movie set and yes it has character, but there was too much whooha made about the place and it really does not offer you much. Entrance fees are really expensive for what you get. The place is not...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank bChAnTeLLeb
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We enjoyed the afternoon out with the family but the price is not justified at all. I think that the owners should urgently look at the upgrading and maintenance of this venue. I thought it to expensive

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank HeinrichS207
Reviewed May 1, 2018

If you like looking at paint dry, then this is the place for you. There is nothing "Pret" in Pretville, don't waste your money on this stop.

Date of experience: April 2018
6  Thank Igmar M
Reviewed April 22, 2018

This is a quirky fun place to visit. I think if the entrance was lower more people would be happier to do the 5-10 min walk through. We paid R70 and I would have been completely satisfied with the experience if it were under R40.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Nirissa R
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