Sun City

Palace of the Lost City Sun City
Soho Hotel Sun City

General overview of Sun City

Sun City is one of South Africa’s top holiday destinations and is known internationally for offering excellent hotel accommodation, recreational activities and facilities as well as hosting world-famous events.

Standing-out like a beacon in the wilderness, Sun City is in the North-West province of South Africa. It is a two- hour drive from the city of Johannesburg, one hour from Pretoria, and is situated between the Elands River and the magnificent Pilanesberg Game reserve. Sun City is in a malaria-free area.

The beautiful Valley of the Waves Sun City
Valley of the Waves Sun City
The Cascades at Sun City

The Cascades Hotel

The Cascades Hotel is located centrally between the Gary Player Country Club and Sun City’s main entertainment area. The rooms overlook beautiful landscaped gardens and greenery and there is a variety of superb restaurants and swimming pools to choose from. The Cascades Hotel is child-friendly and there is a children’s swimming pool. All swimming pools at the resort are manned by lifeguards, so parents can relax in the sun, knowing that there children are being monitored while they swim. Various sizes and types of rooms are offered to suit your or your needs. Prices of the rooms start from $125 per person sharing per night.

The Soho Hotel

The Soho Hotel, which was the first hotel to be built at the resort when the resort opened, overlooks the Gary Player Golf Course. The hotel hosts a luxurious swimming pool and a casino and various highly rated restaurants which will satisfy even the most demanding of palates. The hotel also boasts a state-of-the-art spa for those looking to relax & destress. The Soho hotel has recently been renovated. Prices start at $115 per person sharing per night.

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The Palace of the Lost City

If you wish to be treated like royalty whilst staying in an African palace, surrounded by fountains, streams, hiking trails and beautiful gardens and landscapes, the Palace of the Lost City is sure to fulfill your every desire. The Palace of the Lost City is a luxurious 5-star hotel that attracts visitors from all over the globe annually. The architecture, ambience and fine details of the hotel is inspired by the myth of a lost African kingdom. Walking around this stunning hotel, you will be blown away by the sheer magnificence of the wild landscape that the architects have created. The walls are all adorned with African artwork & statues that will take your breath away.The Palace of the Lost City offers exceptional accommodation, restaurants and service, and the prices of the rooms start at $160 per person sharing per night.

Things to do at Sun City

Sun City offers outstanding sporting and recreational activities for people of all ages. There are two world-class golf courses, the Gary Player Golf Course and the Lost City Golf Course, which will fulfill every golf lover’s desires. The Gary Player Golf Course plays host every year to the Nedbank Golf Challenge, which is an international tournament featuring some of the very best golfers in the world – the tournament takes place in early December each year. The resort also offers two Vegas-style casinos as well as a theatre, nightclub, movie theatre and tons and tons of stunning shops and boutiques. The Sun City Superbowl is known as one of South Africa’s best concert venues, where many local and international beauty pageants and events take place.
The Valley of the Waves is home to an ocean-like wave pool, which creates waves that you can literally surf, just like you do in the ocean. It also includes a sandy beach as well as a variety of adrenaline pumping waterslides. Sun City’s Waterworld is the perfect place to water ski, parasail or take a cruise on the beautiful lake

Where is Sun City located?

Sun City is located in the North West Province, South Africa.

What makes Sun City in South Africa a popular tourist destination?

Sun City is renowned for its world-class entertainment, luxury accommodations, and stunning natural surroundings. It offers a unique blend of thrilling activities, relaxation, and vibrant nightlife.

Can you provide more information about The Palace of the Lost City?

The Palace is a 5-star hotel with opulent architecture, lush gardens, and a range of exquisite suites. Guests can enjoy unparalleled luxury, fine dining, and access to the stunning Valley of Waves.

What amenities are offered at the Soho Hotel?

The Soho Hotel provides comfortable rooms, a variety of dining options, and access to the Sun City Casino. It’s an ideal choice for those seeking a lively atmosphere and diverse entertainment.

Are there budget-friendly accommodation options at Sun City?

Yes, the Cabanas offer a more affordable option without compromising on comfort. Guests can enjoy a relaxed atmosphere, spacious rooms, and easy access to the Waterworld lake.

What is the Vacation Club, and how does it cater to different needs?

The Vacation Club offers self-catering accommodation, making it suitable for families or those who prefer more independence. It provides fully equipped apartments with access to pools and other amenities.

Are there any all-inclusive packages available for visitors to Sun City?

Yes, some hotels at Sun City offer all-inclusive packages that include meals, activities, and even access to certain attractions. It’s worth exploring these options for a hassle-free experience.

What outdoor activities are available for visitors at Sun City?

Sun City offers a range of outdoor activities, including golf at world-class courses, safari experiences at the nearby Pilanesberg Game Reserve, and water sports at the Valley of Waves.

How can visitors make the most of their stay at Sun City?

To maximize your experience, plan ahead and explore the diverse attractions, indulge in spa treatments, try your luck at the casino, and savor the culinary delights at the various restaurants.

Is Sun City suitable for a family vacation?

Absolutely! Sun City caters to families with child-friendly accommodations, supervised kids’ activities, and the thrilling Valley of Waves water park. It’s a destination that offers something for every member of the family.