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SUN CITY MAIN HOTEL
OFFICIAL CATEGORY: (SATOUR Classification): 4****
LOCATION: Sun City.
DESCRIPTION: In the heart of the rugged bushveld, Africa's Kingdom of Pleasure waits to welcome you - with traditional hospitality - to The Sun City Hotel. Overlooking a green and pleasant valley, surrounded by a protective ring of mountains, few resorts in the world can equal the atmosphere this unique location creates.
The Sun City Hotel rises out of the hills of Pilanesberg, overlooking a magnificent landscape of subtropical gardens, sparkling swimming pools and a huge man-made lake. It's an international playground that caters not only for the jet set sportsman and gourmet, but also for those who are looking for family entertainment and perhaps a fling at the tables or slots. Enjoy a wonderful sense of serenity and sophistication where the relaxing rewards of a business day are tastefully catered to and the needs of a business traveller are attentively met.
Overlooking the internationally acclaimed Gary Player Golf Course, the Sun City Hotel is home to the Sun City Casino. The ambience of the hotel is one of glamorous sophistication tastefully combined with magical fantasy. The hotel's view comprises a magnificent landscape of subtropical gardens and a sparkling swimming pool.
It has a total of 340 rooms, which either face the Gary Player Golf Course, or pool area, with gardens stretching down to Sun City's exciting Water-world.
With all the standard guest rooms, luxurious guest rooms , including suites, the guest is sure to find a variety that will fulfil every need. The air-conditioned rooms are equipped with: Colour television with cable, refrigerator, wake-up service, bath robe, desk and private balcony. Standard accommodation features include a private bathroom, radio, direct dial telephone and 24-hour room service
AND BEVERAGE FACILITIES:
The restaurants range from the classic French cuisine in the Silver Forest to the lavish, traditional Sun International carvery buffet of the Calabash, and the Sun Terrace where breakfast is served. With its vast selection of restaurants and bars, there is a venue to satisfy every taste.
It has one of the finest pool terraces in the World, where you can enjoy a refreshing cocktail as you soak up in the Sun. By night, Sun City Hotel explodes with shows like the Extravaganza, a sensational production which could have come straight from the theatres of Paris or Las Vegas. The massive foyer of the hotel rings with the constant sound of dozens of slot machines. Next to the foyer, a lane of exclusive shops and boutiques completes the picture of an international playground.
Adjacent to the Sun City Complex, the Pilanesberg National Park offers a wide variety of game, including Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Hippo and many lesser species to be seen on game drives, walking trails or even Balloon Safaris. There is a wide range of sporting facilities, including the superb Gary Player Country Club and Water-world which has facilities for parasailing, water-skiing and wind surfing. The Sun City Hotel has one of the largest casinos in the Southern Hemisphere, with American Roulette, Black Jack, Punto Banco and many hundreds of slot machines. It's entertainment also includes the dance-till-dawn disco and glamorous extravaganza shows in the Sun City Theatre.
THE PALACE HOTEL
OFFICIAL CATEGORY (Ministry of Tourism Classification):
NUMBER OF ROOMS:
125 Standard Twin Rooms, 91 Standard King Rooms, 50 Family Rooms, 53 Luxury Rooms, 3 Paraplegic Rooms, 6 Junior Suites, 6 Superior Junior Suites, 3 Luxury Suites, 1 King Suite
• Up to 1200 delegates across the complex
FOOD AND BEVERAGE FACILITIES
• The Crystal Court
• Villa Del Palazzo
• The Palm Court Lounge
• The pool Bar
• The Tusk Bar
• The Observatory Bar
• 24-hour room service
• International Direct Dial
• Television, Telehone
RECREATION ACTIVITIES ON THE COMPLEX
• Bird aviary
• Botanical Gardens
• Business centres
• Car Hire
• Extravaganza Theatre/shows
• Game drives
• Game and video arcades
• Golf – Lost City Golf Course
• Gary Player County Club
• Health Spa
• Kwena Gardens Crocodile Farm
• Mountain Biking
• Night Club
• Sauna, Squash AND Tennis Courts
• Valley of waves
• Swimming pools
• Wedding chapel