Sun City is part of the Sun International’s Sunlux Collection of destinations, its hotel is one of the leading hotels in the world and the Palace of the Lost City is one of the must visit destinations for anyone visiting South Africa.
The entertainment City is perfect for travellers with children, offers a variety of things to do in Africa’s golden triangle, invites visitors to explore a jungle at the lost city offering 1.6 million plants, a golf course designed by Gary Player with dessert style 18 hole play, often used for international championships, restaurants and bars and just so much more.
Starting off with entertainment offered, Sun City features live shows from international stars such as Roxette, Chris de Burgh as well as Iron Maiden, Josh Groban and many more. This destination is perfect to explore the world of sun in South Africa and apart from the superb hotel stays the casino offer endless entertainment.
Sun International’s legendary Sun City Resort is currently undergoing an R800-million renovation. The 2016 improvements will include the aspiring reinvention of the Entertainment Centre, which goals to produce a more exciting and contemporary experience for guests to Sun City.
The thrilling entertainment centre offers an upbeat, contemporary and contented space, the iconic Valley of Waves are located next to the Bridge of Time.
The Sky Train will run on select days during peak periods and will drop guests off, as usual, near the Cascades hotel. Guests travel by Sky train, a through the Welcome Centre up towards the Valley of Waves. The Valley of Waves is Sun City’s legendary water park, an extraordinary hub for all kinds of water fun. Water activities attracts all adventurers, including kids &adults, can be enjoyed by both day visitors as well as guests at any of the Sun City Resort hotels. The foremost attraction at Valley of Waves is definitively the Roaring Lagoon, the 6 500 square metre wave pool include hydraulic mechanisms that generate waves every 90 seconds of nearly 2 metres high.
The Temple of Courage guarantees an adrenaline-charged adrenalin rush, a test for all adventurer spirited quests featuring a 17-metre drop down a fabulous 70-metre slide. The excellent vertical slide is a journey that excites riders by hurtling under a bridge ending with a splash into a small pool. The beach also offer two body slides named the Tarantula and the Scorpion, and after a cooling refreshment there is still the Viper and Mamba slides to try out.
Accommodation include the Cascades set in a cascading water feature surrounded by tropical gardens, the Cabanas is for young families and trend setters offering a massive pool, the Sun City Hotel offers 9 room types, which include family luxury and beautiful suites. The Palace Hotel is the dream hotel in this city of the sun and its exquisitely decorated accommodation is offered with impeccable services. Booking the King Suite offers a full time butler, a suite catering for 4 guests, with 2 king size beds in luxurious rooms, two on suite bathrooms, and the main bathroom has a Jacuzzi and sauna. This suite is pricey but fit for a king and is one of the most famed suites in any South African destination.