Hot Air Balloon safari in Pilanesberg

Sun City Resort and Casino is Africa’s premier holiday resort, situated in the North West Province of South Africa, only 187km from Johannesburg.

A short drive of approximately 2 hours takes you to this unique resort. Otherwise; we can arrange a private road transfer for you. Huge domes, sculpted animals, glowing fiery torches, aged stonework, and soaring palms; on the shores of a tranquil lake; all surrounded by the imposing mountains of the Pilanesberg.


It offers many different entertainment and relaxation opportunities; as well as plenty of attractions and activities; therefore it is suitable for all ages. Additionally, there is a casino.

Activities from Sun City - quad biking
Activities from Sun City – quad biking

Some of these activities are:
The Valley of the Waves* which is a man-made beach complete with water slides, The Village People is a cultural village and shebeen (township bar), Safari Game Drives in the Pilanesberg National Park, Hot Air Ballooning, Lion Park, Elephant Back Safaris, Quad Biking, Clay Target Shooting, Parasailing, Pedal boating, Wake Boarding, Jet Skiing, Butterfly World; there is just so much to see and do.

*The Valley of Waves is the central feature of the Lost City at Sun City. It is one of the most advanced water parks in the world; dominated by the Roaring Lagoon; a 6500 square meter (7560 square yards) wave pool with a palm-fringed beach. Hydraulic mechanisms can generate a 1,8 meter (6 feet 8 inches) wave every 90 seconds. Catch the tide and body surf to shore. Laze beneath a windswept palm, ride and slide your way to more thrills; and afterward; amble over to the beach bar where island cocktails and after swim snacks await.
All Resort residents enter the park free of charge by presenting their resident cards. Day visitors are required to pay an entrance fee to the park.

Sun City is also famous for its golfing and there are 2 world-class golf courses on-site; The Gary Player Golf Course and the Lost City Golf Course.

Sun City has two golf courses
Sun City has two golf courses

Sun City Accommodation

There are four world-class hotels including the magnificent The Palace of the Lost City; which takes its architectural and interior themes from a lavish lost African tribe fantasy.

Sun City accommodation - The Palace
Sun City accommodation – The Palace

The other hotels on-site include Cascades, Soho, and Cabanas.