Things to do in Cape Town This Winter: Snow World @ GrandWest

Looking for fun things to do in Cape Town this winter? Snow World at GrandWest Casino is sure to give you all the wintery fun you could want, with plenty of action and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. From 1 May to 31 July, GrandWest will be transformed into a snowy winter wonderland, complete with snowboarding and high speed slides for the more adventurous and gentler slopes for those wanting to ease into things. Other highlights include ice age animals that are fully animatronic, snow play areas and an ice bar for the grown-ups.

Snow World Cape Town at GrandWest

How does it work, how much will it cost and what else should you know about the first Snow World in Cape Town? Let’s take a look…

Cape Town Snow World at GrandWest Casino

When: 1 May to 31 July 2016 (see dates and times below)
When: SunExhibits, GrandWest Casino & Entertainment, Goodwood
How Much: From R50 per person (tickets available via Webtickets)

How Do Snow World Passes Work?

The following passes can be purchased on the hour for a 45 minute session:

Snow Boarding Pass (Full Access) – R140 per session

Snow Boarding and Snow Tubing in Snow Box, 2 Ice Slides, Ice Age Animals, Snow Play Areas. Includes 20 minute lesson for first-timers.

Snow and Ice Rider Pass – R120 per session

Snow Tubing in Snow Box, 2 Ice Slides, Ice Age Animals, Snow Play Areas

Mini Pass – R60 per session

1 Ice slide, Snow Play Areas, Ice Age Animals

Non-Rider Pass – R50 per session

Access Only

Please note that age restrictions apply to snowboarding passes. No riders under 6 years of age are allowed, and indemnity forms must be signed by guardians for snowboarders under the age of 18.

When is GrandWest Casino Snow World Open?

Snow World in Cape Town is open on the following days:

Mondays and Tuesdays: closed (except for public holidays and school holidays)
Wednesdays and Thursdays: 12h00 – 22h00
Fridays: 12h00 – 23h00
Saturdays: 10h00 – 23h00
Sundays: 10h00 – 21h00
Public Holidays and School Holidays: 10h00 – 23h00


I don’t know about you guys, but that sounds pretty cool (no pun intended). Will we be seeing you at Snow World this winter? 

P.S. If you’re  looking for more winter goodness this year, be sure to check out our current specials: Winter Weekend @ The Verge and Waterfront Winter Escape. These deals are available from 1 May to 31 September 2016.

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