Be Intrigued by Africa’s Legend

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to delve into the past? To experience a time gone by, as you, just for a moment, let go of the here and now.

The Palace, built on an extinct volcanic crater, provides you with a place where you can immerse yourself in the beauty of the Pilanesberg and bask in a space that is reminiscent of African empires long gone.

The Palace offers a world of luxury as you are treated to the hospitality of kings. Here, you can explore the wildlife that is right at your doorstep as you embark on an African soul safari.

An African Odyssey

The Palace is the unfiltered centrepiece of Sun City Resort. Rooms and suites offer magnificent views of the jungle and are furnished in a contemporary African style. Entertainment and leisure are readily available from the glorious Tusk Bar within the hotel and the relaxing Gary Player Health Spa, where you can pass the day being pampered. Relax by the Grand Pool, play in the Valley of Waves or watch the sunrise from a Hot Air Balloon over the Pilanesberg National Park and glimpse the ‘Super Seven’, a collection of the Big five with the addition of Cheetah and Wild Dogs. Whether you’re travelling alone, with a partner or with the family, The Palace offers you the chance to lose yourself in a unique and enthralling environment, where the African spirit is alive and captivating.

Bespoke Experiences

Our knowledgeable staff at the Concierge Desk will be happy to assist you to book one of the amazing experiences on offer. They are always available: just a phone call away or stop by the desk and let them assist you with your bookings and enhance your stay at The Palace.


Explore the Pilanesberg National Park spanning over 55 000 hectares of rolling plains with an exclusive private game drive where you will be enthralled by Africa’s famous Big Five in their natural habitat. Enjoy nature at its best with your private experienced guide, beverages and snack boxes from The Palace.


Prepare for a truly unique flying experience as the Hot Air Balloon is launched from within the National Park. Sparkling wine is served upon landing followed by a leisurely game drive.


Experience a romantic dinner for two in a majestic setting at the King’s Tower. At 70-metres high, the King’s Tower offers an unforgettable dining experience with spectacular 360-degree views of the surroundings where you can wine and dine like royalty with your personal chef who will sit with you and design a menu of your choice.

at the Palace of the Lost City

Enjoy a sumptuous traditional High Tea with a twist at the opulent Crystal Court. Choose from a selection of wonderful teas specially prepared for the occasion. Indulge in a delectable spread of sweet and savoury treats and delight in the feeling of being pampered in the lap of luxury.