The resort has a selection of four hotels and a feast of family treats like the beach and waterslides at the Valley of Waves, a variety of sporting activities including tennis, squash and volleyball and excellent wildlife experiences in the nearby Pilanesberg Reserves. One of the major draw-cards to this world class resort is the opportunity to play on two first class championship golf courses designed by the Black Knight, Gary Player.
From its lavish five-star service, to its grandiose mosaics, murals and artwork, the Palace of the Lost City is an opulent, fantastical escape from the realities of life.
The 338 roomed Palace is surrounded by 25 Hectares of botanical jungle complete with water features, waterfalls and meandering pathways. Sit back, relax and catch a tan beside the Olympic size Grand Pool and children’s swimming pool.
The Crystal Court serves sumptuous breakfasts, lunches, afternoon High Teas and dinners. Its floor-to-ceiling windows allow views of the swimming pool and surrounding gardens and its decadent menu includes a variety of international cuisine with strong African influences.
Guests can enjoy classic Northern Italian cuisine at the Villa del Palazzo or sip pre-dinner drinks at the colonial Tusk Bar and Lounge or the Palm Court Lounge. The Kings Tower overlooks the entire Sun City Resort. This highest point in the Palace is perfect for intimate dinners for two or cocktails for 20 of your closest friends. Light lunches and drinks are served throughout the day at the Pool Cocktail Bar and Snack Bar.
The hedonistic heart of the Sun City Resort is the glamorous and sophisticated Sun City Hotel. The designs are bold and dramatic, and lush jungle foliage, lifelike boulders and cascading water surround the enticing, melodic slot machines. Magnificent views of the Gary Player Golf Course or pool area, with gardens rolling down to the Valley of the Waves are seen from every one of the 340 guest rooms.
Sun City aims to fulfil your every desire and meal-times are no exception. There are ten bars and restaurants in the hotel. Guests can enjoy a veritable feast from across the globe. The Calabash offers traditional South African faire while authentic Asian cuisine is served at The Orchid. Indulgent in the spices sand flavours of India at the Raj Restaurant or enjoy tantalising Italian treats at Setta Bello. (Booking is essential at these popular restaurants).
There are four bars located around The Sun City Hotel; Harlequins Cocktail Bar (Casino), Kingfisher Bar (adjacent to slots floor), Casino Bar (central casino), Pool Bar (wet bar).
Set amongst lush tropical forests and offering a respite from the hustle and bustle of the Resort, the 243 roomed Cascades Hotel is immediately identifiable through her distinctive cascading architecture which allows guests views of either the pool or the gardens from the comfort of their rooms. The surrounding forests are home to a variety of colourful tropical birds.
Breakfast and dinners are served at the elegant Peninsula Restaurant overlooking cascading water-features. Mediterranean style lunches and dinners are a treat at the poolside Santorini Restaurant. Pre-dinner drinks and light snacks can be enjoyed at either the Vistas or Peninsula Bars.
There are three pools at the Cascades Hotel, one for the little ones, the cool pool and a heated pool. Feel the pull of the islands at the pool area which has a tanning island and small private beach set below swaying palms and rocky water features.
Palace of the Lost City:
With 338 rooms, the defining characteristic of the Palace is opulent luxury.
There are four ultra luxurious suites at the hotel, The Royal Suite, African Suite, Desert Suite and King Suite. Each suite has an entrance hall, bar, lounge, dining area, Butler service and pantry, Baby Grand piano, dressing room and guest powder room.
Royal Suite - Mahogany panelling and rich interiors with Jacuzzi bath and sauna.
African Suite - Two King bedrooms and two en-suite bathrooms with spa baths, plus private outdoor Jacuzzi.
Desert Suite – Decorated in neutral desert tones with one or two bedrooms, two en-suite bathrooms with spa baths.
King Suite – The most luxurious of the suites, it is decorated in Regal luxury with frescoed ceilings, two King bedrooms and 2 en-suite bathrooms with spa baths, sauna in main bathroom, dining area for 8 and its own private balcony.
Junior Suite - offers a king size bed and en-suite bathroom with separate shower and single marble topped vanities. There is also a separate entrance hall, cloakroom and lounge area with a fold out sleeper couch.
Superior Suite - offers a king size bed and 2 en-suite bathrooms of which one only has a shower and the other a bath and a separate shower and twin marble topped vanities. There is also an entrance foyer, guest toilet, cloakroom and lounge area with a fold out sleeper couch.
Superior Pool Facing Luxury Room - can be a king room. There is an en-suite bathroom with separate shower and single marble topped vanities, as well as an entrance foyer.
Superior Luxury Room - can be fitted with a king bed. There is an en-suite bathroom with a separate shower and single marble topped vanities, as well as an entrance foyer.
The Luxury Family Room - offers a king size bed and en-suite bathroom with a separate shower and single marble topped vanities. An entrance foyer, lounge area and fold out sleeper couch complete the luxury room.
Luxury Twin Room - hosts 2 twin beds and an en-suite bathroom with a separate shower and marble topped vanities.
Sun City Hotel:
The luxury of its 340 air-conditioned rooms and suites is matched by a great variety of wining and dining experiences.
2 Presidential Suites - 1 bedroom with king size bed, bathroom en-suite, cloakroom, lounge and L-shaped balcony.
6 Standard Suites - 1 bedroom with king size bed, bathroom en-suite, cloakroom, lounge and L-shaped balcony.
3 Paraplegic rooms - with king size beds, equipped with disabled facilities.
138 Family Standard rooms – 2 x single beds and convertible couch.
79 Family luxury rooms - 2 x single beds and convertible couch.
78 Standard Rooms - 2 x single beds.
All 243 elegant air-conditioned rooms and suites enjoy spectacular views over the gardens to the golf course and bushveld hills beyond.
2 Presidential Suites - 1 x 1 bedroom with bathroom en-suite, lounge, dining area and balcony and 1 x 2 bedroom with 2 bathrooms, both en-suite, lounge, dining area and balcony.
1 x 3 bedroom - 3 bathrooms, all en-suite, lounge, dining area balcony, jacuzzi and sauna.
1 x 1 bedroom - bathroom en-suite, lounge, dining room, jacuzzi (indoor & outdoor), private pool/garden.
6 Luxury Suites - 1 king size bed, en-suite bathroom and lounge.
98 Luxury Twin Rooms – all with twin beds.
53 Superior Luxury Rooms – all with king size beds.
79 Luxury Family Rooms – all with king size beds, located on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th floor.
2 Paraplegic Rooms - with king size beds – equipped with disabled facilities on the lobby level.
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