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The Sun City Hotel

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Current Specials

This property is currently running 2 specials!

The four-star Sun City Hotel at the Sun City Resort is between the Cabanas and Cascades Hotel. The hotel features a great variety of activities and entertainment options, including restaurants, bars, nightclubs and theatres. Out of the four hotels at the resort, it was the first to open its doors on the 7th of December 1979. The hotel is also known as the Main Hotel at the Sun City Resort, as it was the first hotel. The Sun City Hotel, which was built at Sun International’s flagship resort.

The welcome area of the Sun City hotel displays a jungle of lush foliage where cascading water with large rocks making a unique and exciting setting for a themed hotel. Guests staying at the hotel enjoy scenic views over the resort's landscape of subtropical gardens, the swimming pool, as well as the Gary Player golf course. The hotel offers guests a wide choice of different accommodation options to ensure that individual requirements are met for a memorable and relaxing stay. Family rooms that provide beds for children and wheelchair user accessible rooms are also available.

Room types:

  • Luxury Twin Rooms
  • Luxury / Family Rooms
  • Superior Luxury Rooms
  • Superior Luxury Family Rooms
  • Ground Floor Superior Luxury Rooms
  • Ground Floor Sup Luxury Family Rooms
  • Luxury Suites
  • Presidential Suite

Standard room amenities:

  • Air conditioning
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Television
  • International direct dial telephone


Guests staying at any hotel at this Resort have plenty to choose from when it comes to dining options ranging from the Asian cuisine at the Orchard restaurant to South Africa's traditional specialities, which can be ordered at the Calabash restaurant. The Lobby Lounge also serves a mouth-watering selection of light meals and pastries, while an international gourmet menu can be selected at the Harlequins Restaurant & Bar.

Dining Venues:

  • Setta Bello
  • The Orchid
  • The Calabash
  • Sun Terrace
  • Sun Cafe
  • Harlequins Cocktail Bar
  • Kingfisher Bar
  • Pool Bar

Facilities and Entertainment

The hotel provides guests with access to all of its fun-filled activities and great entertainment options, ranging from the large outdoor swimming pool that is complete with a children's pool, to the famous Valley of Waves water park. The 3 km - 5 km scenic walking and jogging track lead visitors along the manicured Gary Player and Lost City Golf Course.

The famous Valley of the Waves water park at the Sun City Resort offers the ultimate fun for young and old. One of the best water parks worldwide, its Lagoon wave pool is bordered by beach and palms, making for a tropical ocean like setting.

  • Swimming pool and kids' pool
  • Sun City Theater
  • Scenic walking, jogging and cycling trails
  • Tiger's Eye: African gifts and souvenirs
  • Heaven Kiosk
  • Heaven Express: 24-hour shop
  • Valley of the Waves Water Park
  • Golf courses

The Sun City Hotel Specials

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

Guests may enjoy a discounted long stay rate when staying for four nights at the Sun City Hotel at the Sun City Resort.

Included in the rate:

  • Breakfast

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Subject to availability
  • Only valid for a 4 night stay

Guests may enjoy a largely discounted long stay rate when staying for five nights or longer at the Sun City Hotel.

Included in the rate:

  • Breakfast

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Subject to availability
  • Only valid for a 5 night stay or longer

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I love Casinos and the noise and blinking lights thereof...this was the ideal Hotel for me as it is a true 'mini' Las Vegas Hotel right in South Africa. For the non casino lovers, I would rather recommend either the Cabanas, Cascades or Palace hotel.

Regards, Derek



1. Location - good
2. Friendliness - excellent
3. Value for money - good
4. Cleanliness - excellent
5. Overall impression - good

Rajeshree Sookdeyu