The Cabanas Hotel

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The Cabanas Hotel Sun City Resort nestles in the beautiful bushveld region of South Africa's Pilanesberg region.

The Cabanas hotel in the North West Province offers families, leisure guests, as well as conference delegates a great place for enjoyment while spacious and well-appointed hotel rooms, are available.

The Cabanas Hotel is located near the Sun City lake where guests enjoy thrilling water sports activities. The large outdoor swimming pool located right at the hotel provides great refreshment during the warm summer months while endless fun awaits at the ever-popular Valley of the Waves waterpark which can be found between the Palace of the Lost City Hotel and the Cascades Hotel at the resort.

Set in the Pilanesberg, guests staying at the Sun City Resort also have the opportunity to participate in wildlife and bush activities offered within malaria-free, "Big Five" Pilanesberg National Park. Unforgettable Hot Air Balloon Safaris, Elephant Back Safaris, Walking Safaris, Day and Night safari drives are only some of the exciting activities on offer.

Surrounded by lush gardens, the Cabanas Hotel at the Sun City Resort provides ideal family accommodation with facilities for children while the swimming pool features a shallow paddling pool for the younger guests. Sun City's popular Kamp Kwena children play area, the animal farm and the water world, where jet-skiing, windsurfing, water-skiing and other water sports await, lie all within a stroll away from the Cabanas Hotel itself.

The Cabanas Hotel features a selection of different room types from which guests may choose from during their stay including the Standard Rooms, which provide air conditioning, TVs and radios as well as en-suite showers, and the Lake Facing Family Rooms.

The Lake Facing Family Rooms are more spacious than the Standard Rooms and can accommodate two adults and two children sharing featuring a full bathroom with bathtub, tea and coffee making facilities, electronic safes as well as telephones.

Besides swimming and having fun at the Cabana Hotel's outdoor swimming pool, children enjoy facilities such as mini cars, mini-golf, bumper boats, trampolines as well as the children's playground.

The bird aviary at Sun City, home to colourful and exotic bird species, is well worth a visit. The 'Animal World' is ideal for smaller children where farm animals and Birds of Prey can be observed. 'Finder's Keepers', which is situated next to the Kamp Kwena Fort children's camp, allows kids to dig for prizes in a sandpit.

Thrilling water sports including parasailing and parachuting as well as water-skiing and wakeboarding can be booked at the Water World of the resort. During the lake cruise, sundowners can be enjoyed. Children facilities such as mini cars, Putt-Putt, trampolines, bumper boats and a playground are also available near the Sun City Water World.

The popular Kamp Kwena at the Sun City Resort is a wonderful playground for children. An exciting children's program awaits kids. The famous Valley of Waves at the Sun City Resort is one of the greatest water parks in South Africa featuring the Roaring Lagoon which is a 6 500-square metre wave pool with a palm-fringed beach. Exciting water slides and rides, as well as many entertainment options, are on offer here.

Sun City features two 18 hole championship golf courses, which are the Gary Player Golf Course as well as The Lost City Golf Course. The Gary Player Golf Course at Sun City hosts the annual Nedbank Golf Challenge which attracts the world's best golfers as well as many travellers from all over the world to watch this spectacular event.

South Africa's Sun City Resort is home to four magnificent hotels each of which features an outdoor swimming pool as well as many different dining and entertainment options.

Sun City golf courses:

  • Lost City Golf Course, Sun City
  • Gary Player Golf Course, Sun City.

Hotels at the Sun City Resort:

  • Cabanas Hotel, 3 star
  • Sun City Hotel, 4 star
  • Cascades Hotel, 5 star
  • Palace of the Lost City Hotel, 5 stars.

Facilities and services:

  • bar and restaurant
  • Kamp Kwena children playground
  • babysitting and baby cots
  • Animal Farm
  • kids programme
  • Crocodile Farm
  • bird aviary
  • Club Chirp (Teenagers Club)
  • Water World
  • golf courses
  • swimming pool
  • steam train rides
  • wellness centre and a hair salon.

Cabanas Hotel room types:

  • Standard Twin Rooms
  • Standard Family Rooms
  • Lake Facing Family Rooms.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar Fridges in Room
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • TV

Facilities Available at The Cabanas Hotel

  • Beauty salon
  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Boma
  • Business Centre
  • Children's playground
  • Conference venue
  • Golf course
  • Golf Pro Shop
  • Gym
  • Hair salon
  • Helipad
  • Hotel Bar
  • Jogging trail
  • Kid's Club
  • Lounge
  • Outdoor patio
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Steam room
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Trampoline
  • Wellness centre
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms

More Information on The Cabanas Hotel

FAQs about The Cabanas Hotel
How many stars does the Cabanas Hotel have?

The Cabanas Hotel at the Sun City Resort is a three-star hotel.  It is the most cost-effective accommodation at all of the 4 Sun City hotels.

Where is the Cabanas Hotel situated?

The Cabanas Hotel is the first hotel one passes by when entering the Sun City Resort in the Pilanesberg of South Africa's North West Province.  The Pilanesberg Airport is only a ten-minute drive away while the Lanseria and OR Tambo International Airports can be reached within two hours.

When staying at Sun City, can I do game drives?

One of the many activities available at the Sun City Resort are the thrilling game drives in the Pilanesberg National Park which depart twice daily; in the early morning and in the late afternoon.  The Pilanesberg National Park is malaria-free and offers a great "Big Five" wildlife experience.

Is the Cabanas Hotel ideal for children?

Sun City's Cabanas Hotel is a fantastic holiday destination for families travelling with children.  This hotel offers family rooms where a maximum of two adults and two kids can share a room.  Rooms can be requested to be next to each other.

The Cabanas Hotel is located closest to the lake where all the water sport activities are offered and also closest to the Camp Kwena Children's Playground.  The Cabanas Hotel offers a large outdoor swimming pool for families to enjoy.

What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at The Cabanas Hotel are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

How much does a room at The Cabanas Hotel cost?
The average rate for a night's stay at The Cabanas Hotel is R1,740.00 to R2,700.00.
Where is The Cabanas Hotel located?
The address of The Cabanas Hotel is: The Cabanas Hotel Sun City, Pilanesberg, Sun City, 0316.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

SA Resident

South African Residents can enjoy discounted rates at the 3-star Cabanas Hotel at Sun City. This hotel is perfect for families and is very child-friendly.

Included in the rate:

  • Breakfast

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Subject to rooms being available on the promotional rate - if promotional rate is not available, booking will be requoted on the standard rates.
  • Only valid for South African Residents, ID documents will be requested at check-in
  • Subject to availability
  • Not valid for groups
  • Minimum of 2 nights is required over weekends, Friday & Saturday or Saturday & Sunday
  • Rate code / Booking code SCAPENETT / LOCALNETT
  • Not valid during peak periods (Nedback Golf Challenge, Festive Season, Easter, long weekends) ; further block out dates may apply