The incomparable Palace of The Lost City, sun city resort is available for you and your family entertainment & fun with great facilities of accommodations, resorts, hotels, casinos, park, golf training and other most important activities to do and attractions to see.
The Sun city Resort in South Africa – entertainment for everyone ! Sun City Resort in the Pilanesberg in the North West Province is one of the most remarkable destinations in Africa. Sun City Resort is set in the stark ruggedness of the North West Region of South Africa, and is surrounded by mountains and the untamed majesty of the African bushveld. It is a wedge-shot away from the Pilanesberg National Park, where elephants, rhinos, lions and antelope roam freely. Sun City, unique in the context of world resorts, with a combination of features unmatched anywhere, draws thousands of visitors each year to its four top-quality hotels, a Vacation Club plus magnificent sporting and recreational facilities including 2 world class golf courses, and the magical Lost City water-park, The Valley of Waves.The extraordinary Sun City Resort is internationally recognized as the ultimate African Experience. Well-known on the international golf circuit for the incomparable Nedbank Golf Challenge and famous for the Lost City, fabled to be the ruins of a glorious ancient civilization, which celebrates and resurrects the legends of a mystical past in its glorious architecture and myriad entertainment features.
Sun City, South Africa, is a resort town centered around an immense luxury hotel and casino. Located in the Northwest Province, Sun City is 90 minutes from Johannesburg and has been a center of both significant cultural events and a crusade of apartheid in the 1980s.
The Palace of the Lost City
The Palace once more offers royal hospitality and lavishes it’s guests with 5 star service, and is luxurious in every facet of it’s fabulous architecture. The Palace is adorned with exquisite mosaics, frescoes, hand-painted ceilings – works of art you would find nowhere else in the world. The craftsman who are said to have fashioned this amazing Palace many centuries ago paid tribute to both art and nature, capturing elegant sable and winged cranes in bronze and stone and celebrating the mighty elephant with a life-size sculpture.
Transport & Transfers
Bus Service: A daily scheduled bus service operates from OR Tambo Airport – Johannesburg / Menlyn Park Shopping Centre – Pretoria. Tickets may be purchased from Computicket or by contacting Ingelosi Tours for details on 014 557 4488. Drive time from OR Tambo Airport is approximately two and a half hours. Bookings may also be done at the desk situated in the Sun City Welcome Centre. Car Hire: Avis rental car hire operates to and from Sun City. They are situated in the Welcome Centre and
open daily for all vehicle related needs.Flights: The Pilanesberg International Airport caters for all private flights. At present there are no scheduled flights. Please contact the Pilanesberg Airport information desk on 0027 14 552 2134 for any queries.
There are 4 hotels at the Sun City Resort all offering superior and unique accommodation, ranging from the opulence of the Palace of the Lost City to the luxury of the Cascades Hotel to the dynamic heartbeat of the Sun City Hotel or the informal and casual elegance of the Cabanas.
Entertainment and leisure
The Sun City Resort offers a host of fun and entertainment for everyone – day and night. From the spectacular Valley of the Waves to horseriding and mountain biking, shopping, wining & dining and gambling and Sun City’s renowned concerts, revues and extravaganza’s there really is something for everyone.
While at Sun City it’s time to relax, unwind and make the most of the world-class facilities on offer. Take a break in the Gym & Spa, play tennis or squash or enjoy a round of golf at two of the best golf courses in Africa. Cool down in one of the many swimming pools, take in an exhilarating ride in the waterpark or try your hand at water-skiing or parasailing.
Activities & thigs to do and Attractions for Tourists
Only 15km’s from Sun City is The Pilanesberg National Park – one of South Africa’s largest parks and a malaria free zone. The park is home to the Big Five offering spectacular scenery and mountain landscapes in the crumbled crater of a long-extinct volcano. Visitors can experience a guided game drive – or the thrill of a hot air balloon safari.The Sun City Resort Complex is one of the world’s largest adult entertainment centres, a luxury theme park for grown-up kids. Gaming on the casino tables, golfingon its superb 18-hole course, watching boxing matches, attending performances by some of the world’s most popular stars, lazing in the plush ambience of the complex. And when the day’s play is over, there are beds for more than 2000 guests.A vast entertainment area provides for floor shows, slot machines, gaming tables – all on the edge of Pilanesberg National Park. For over a decade now, the huge Sun City resort complex, which includes the Cascades Hotel, has been one of South Africa’s top tourist drawcards, a place to gamble, a place to take in stage extravaganzas and a place to play – especially golf on the superb Gary Player courses. Today the Sun City Resort Complex is one of the world’s largest adult entertainment centres, a luxury theme park for grown-up kids.
Hotels around Sun City Resort
Sun City Cabanas
The refreshing, laid back ambience of the Cabanas at Sun City is the immediate impression one receives upon welcome. The most relaxed and casual of all the hotels at Sun City, the Cabanas offer informal yet comfortable accommodation.
Sun City Cascades Hotel
Striking, beautifully coloured birds and fish are at home in the Cascades gardens and lakes which cover the gently sloping hillside. They are laced with footpaths which wind between tens of thousands of exotic and indigenous trees and flowering plants. Lush gardens, tropical birds and water features give The Cascades its unique and relaxing atmosphere. A sophisticated, elegant hotel.
Sun City Hotel
The Sun City Hotel is the hedonistic heart of the Sun City Resort. The ambience of the Hotel is one of glamour and sophistication. From the moment you enter the foyer your senses are assaulted by the bold design aspects and dramatic setting.