The famous Casino/Hotel Complex about 40km from Rutenburg opened its doors in December 1979. It features the Lost City, a huge swimming Pools and man-made Lake, as well as Hotels and self-catering Chalets. Home to the Valley of Waves and sprawled along the border of the Pilanesberg National Park, Sun City Resort enjoys the fine distinction of being the only Surf-and-Safari Destination within a two-hour drive of landlocked, Johannesburg. Whether you’re looking for a romantic stay with your partner, a fun weekend getaway with friends or a North West holiday with the whole family, Sun City Resort has it all.
The Palace Of The Lost City
A legendary Destination designed by dreamers for luxury-seekers. Since inception in 1992, The Palace of the Lost City has enthralled visitors from all over the globe. Its unique setting in South Africa, on an extinct Volcanic Site among the Pilanesberg Mountains, is matched by the inspired Architecture and passionate attention to Detail for which 'The Palace of the Lost City', is renowned.
This luxury five-star Hotel in Sun City has integrated the Natural beauty of its Surroundings into its Design, taking Architectural and Interior Themes from the Legend of a Lost African Tribe, to capture the essence of 'The Palace'. Think richly-woven Colours, faux Elephant Tusks, Sculptured Bronze and Crystal, and Jungle Cascades. The magnificence of the wild Landscape is depicted through Lions, Kudus, Birds and Beasts of all kinds; these are immortalised in Statues, stone Carvings, Mosaic Illustrations, vaulted ceilings, dazzling flame-topped towers and in artist; Danie de Jager's bronze Wildlife Sculptures. With fresco ceilings above and ancient tiles below, you are left to stand in awe at the sheer scale and grandeur of the masterpiece that is The Palace of the Lost City.
From the swimming pool to safari, we invite you to experience distinctive African activities at The Palace of the Lost City. Set in the world-renowned Sun City resort and bordering the Pilanesberg National Park, the wide variety of things to do at The Palace of the Lost City runs the gamut between classic luxury and thrilling adventure.
From Sunrise Hot-air Balloon Rides to Sundowner Cocktails, this is a Destination made for lovers. Discover romantic things to do at The Palace of the Lost City, such as lounging beside our Swimming Pools, dining out at our five-star Restaurants, or enjoying Spa Treatments in the privacy of your Room. Don't miss the chance to toast the rising Sun on an early Morning Hot-air Balloon Ride over the plains of the Pilanesberg National Park or discover the Big Five up close on a Game Drive or Rhino-Tracking Safari.
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