Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Benoni (5.3 km from Rynfield)
The Benoni Lake Country Club & Golf Course is a 18-hole, par-72 parkland-style golf course. The two nines are separated by a road, with the second nine constructed next to a lake, making the 15th to 18th holes a good challenge.
Kempton Park (9.1 km from Rynfield)
Bonaero Park Shopping Centre is the ideal centre to do your needed or leisure shopping. The centre has a range of clothing and food stores as well as your toy, miscellaneous and unique shops. There are restaurants to help you refresh and refuel and continue on your day of spending.
Brakpan (11.6 km from Rynfield)
Carnival City Casino and Entertainment World is one of the hottest gambling and entertainment playgrounds in Gauteng.World class entertainment and gaming facilities, two hotels, a plethora of restaurants and fun-filled family entertainment keeps the crowds coming back for more thrills!Jozi’s casino gaming space features no less than 1,750 gaming machines and sixty table games. Forming part of the Sun International Group, you can expect nothing less than the highest level of service and enjoy superior entertainment.The casino is best described as ‘a glittering festival for the senses, a thrill a second, a wonderland of games where fun comes in every shade of a neon rainbow!’
Galleries and Museums
Kempton Park (12.2 km from Rynfield)
Hosting numerous electrifying performance and events, the Theatre of Marcellus is a superb multipurpose state of the art theatre.
Situated at Emperors Palace adjacent to the casino floor, it is a popular venue for product launches and exclusive banquets. The theatre can accommodate over 900 people in cinema style seating and comfortably accommodates 500 for a banquet.
The theatre harks to its namesake in Ancient Rome and features extensive international and local dance extravaganzas, musicals and plays. The impressive list of performers to have graced the stage includes Nataniël, Johnny Clegg, Steve Hofmeyr, Kurt Darren, Barry Hilton and Casper de Vries.
Television productions for ‘Jerry Springer’s Saturday Night’, ‘Noot vir Noot’ and ‘Dis Hoe Dit Is’ have been filmed here and international shows ‘Tap Dogs’, ‘Bounce’ and ‘Earth, Wind and Fire’ have featured on the bill.
Kempton Park (12.3 km from Rynfield)
Emperors Palace Hotel Casino Convention Entertainment Resort encompasses a truly world-class experience with a variety of accommodation options, a state-of-the-art convention and exhibition centre, a thrilling and dynamic casino, superb entertainment, endless dining choices and fun-filled children’s activities.Set in the heart of the resort is the dazzling and vibrant casino with 1 724 slot machines and 67 gaming tables offering Blackjack, Roulette and Poker. The gaming experience is both thrilling and manifold with the latest and most innovative gaming fun on offer, from multi-line video high hit jackpots to themed novelty slots, from floor-wide mystery jackpots and progressive slots, all available in a convenient cashless environment played via smart card.Emperors Palace has also become the home of Poker with the beautifully appointed Fortuna Poker Room, dedicated to devotees of Texas Hold ’Em!The jewel of the gaming empire is the epic Palace Court Privé, considered one of the most beautiful in the world, with dedicated services for the ultimate in high limit private gaming.A new Betting World facility in the Entertainment Emporium offers a variety of sports and fixed odds betting options.World class entertainment happens in the 756-seater Theatre of Marcellus. Extensive international and local dance extravaganzas, musicals and plays with an impressive list of performers have graced its stage. The Entertainment Emporium is the Nu Metro movie theatre experience comprising six cinemas with a total of 1250 seats, one of which, The Pantheon boasts 500 seats and is the largest cinema on the African continent. Another two offers spectacular digital technology and a third is a permanent 3D cinema.Wining and dining throughout the resort offers delectable dining choices catering to every taste. A brand new childcare facility, Jupiter’s is managed by qualified and experienced child minders and offers a safe, secure and stimulating environment for younger children. A new games arcade caters for teens (and adults) with the latest video and arcade games. Emperors Palace is the ultimate family destination.
Kempton Park CBD (13.6 km from Rynfield)
Kempton Park Golf Course is a typical parklands course with kikuyu fairways with poa and bent greens.
Famously known as the course where Ernie Els learned how to play, you can be sure to have a great time on this friendly 18-hole layout. On-site facilities include a driving range, putting green, cart and club hire, pro shop, half-way house and a bar.
Edenvale (20 km from Rynfield)
Snakes alive! Eyeball cobras, mambas, king snakes, anacondas, rattlesnakes, pythons and crocodiles at Snake City, also called Hunyani Reptile Educational Breeding Centre. Live snake shows take place at 11am, 3pm and 5pm. Open Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm and Saturday 9am to 5pm.
Germiston (21.1 km from Rynfield)
Glendower Golf Club prides itself as a "classic" course, exuding quality and timeless appeal.
The club has undergone improvements over the years and still maintains it's status as one of South Africa's best 18-hole parkland courses.
Facilities include a pro shop which supplies all your golfing needs, and an excellent practice area with large putting and chipping greens and bunkers.
Bedfordview (22.1 km from Rynfield)
Africa's Greatest Shopping AdventureEastgate Shopping Centre is situated in the suburb of Bedfordview, on a prime site on the major freeway between Johannesburg International Airport and Johannesburg City Centre. Easily accessible from the high way, this super regional shopping centre is home to over 280 stores catering for all tastes and lifestyles. This ultimate shopping destination offers an out of this world retail experience, attracting an abundance of local and international shoppers. In addition to numerous smaller speciality stores, Eastgate is anchored by South Africa’s leading major retailers, including Checkers Hyper, Game, Edgars, Stuttafords and Woolworths.A large Ster Kinekor Cinema complex and a host of restaurants situated in an open air piazza area, make Eastgate the ideal venue of choice for the entire family. Eastgate’s evolution as a trend setting destination continues with the introduction of its high fashion quarter and action wear zone. “Eastgate offers everything for everyone, from popular brands, amazing Friday night entertainment and loads of fun for the entire family”. Eastgate Shopping Centre... Africa’s Greatest Shopping Adventure.
Bedfordview (23.5 km from Rynfield)
Bedford provides an unrivalled shopping, dining and entertainment experience. With 170 chic stores, numerous heavy weight restaurants, two cinema houses and ample safe parking, you can enjoy effortless, sophisticated shopping at its best.
South Africa (24.8 km from Rynfield)
Highly regarded as one of the top 10 golf courses in South Africa, the east course of Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club has been the preferred venue for many major tournaments.
The course is a championship layout, with a total length of 6940 yards. The club features a well-stocked pro shop, driving range and an on-site academy.
Linksfield (24.9 km from Rynfield)
Located next to the east course, the west side of Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club provides a shorter, yet enjoyable course compared to it's other half.
This wonderful 18-hole course features stunning fairways and large greens, awarding players a great game. However, if one were to steer away from the greens and fairway they will quickly encounter trees, water and frustration.
Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club (West) is something a golfer must consider if they're in the area.
Big Event Venues
Midrand (28.3 km from Rynfield)
One of Africa’s largest conference, event and exhibition venues, Gallagher Convention Centre (GCC) is conveniently positioned in the rapidly developing investment hub of Gauteng.
The dedication to a five star experience is evident from GCC’s facilities through to the service delivered by all levels. GCC security conforms to stringent international security standards and has experience in providing a location for secure events such as the Pan-African Parliament meetings.
With five purpose-built single level exhibition venues offering 27 000 square meters of exhibition space, nineteen multipurpose venues and state of the art facilities, GCC also offers conveniently located parking facilities for 10 000 vehicles. Other features include 12 versatile conference and boardrooms, the Gallagher Grill which includes foyers and cocktail bars, a ballroom, an auditorium seating 414 and various tranquil venues for intimate celebrations.
An internationally acclaimed team of chefs caters to every taste or cultural requirement, and the kitchens have also been certified by the National Independent Halaal Trust.
Technical support services, on-site office requirements, state of the art equipment, video conferencing, satellite and interpretation facilities are available. Together with floral and décor services, GCC is equipped with the experience and expertise to ensure the success of any conference, exhibition or event.
+27 (0)11 266 3000
Galleries and Museums
Houghton (28.4 km from Rynfield)
The Victory Theatre is home to the proudly South African and internationally acclaimed theatre production, UMOJA - The Spirit of Togetherness. The theatre stages many more local theatre and comedy hit productions.
Houghton (28.8 km from Rynfield)
Houghton Golf Club is a proud establishment boasting a full championship facility that has hosted no fewer than eight SA Open events.
This parkland course is fairly long by common highveld standards, at about 6 434 meters. Sporting some exciting tees and wonderful fairways, this course provides for a truly magnificent game. The club also features all of the common facilities you'll expect of a top-class club, including a restaurant.