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    The Palace of the Lost City

    Sun City Resort off the R556, Sun City 0316, South Africa
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    • Excellent64%
    • Very good19%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Golf Course
    Dry Cleaning
    Water Park
    Butler Service
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,405 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Has potentially everything that you would want but nothing seems to work. No money changing facilities.Advertise 3 restaurants when only have 1 which you have to book well in advance or catch a bus to a 3.5 star hotel for a meal plus it's very...More

    Thank Darylf65
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We had a lovely 3 days at this amazing hotel. Not only the Hotel offers plenty to keep you busy, the garden, wave pool and shopping centre offer vast array of activities. A bit further away the Extreme Activity opportunity to quad bike, shooting or...More

    Thank hubaarts
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Visited this place for a friend's stag do, and although the place was very nice and we'll set out, I felt that the rooms were slightly tired and in need of a rejuvenation. The restaurant, staff and setting for the palace were amazing, and we...More

    Thank Chris M
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    You can't help but be bowled over when you first check in. The place is magnificent in terms of decor. The staff are welcoming and I couldn't believe one if the taxi drivers knew my name. The taxi Service is impressive. On the downside the...More

    1  Thank Wendy F
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City might be a bit of a Grand Dame in the mod, fashionable world of luxury hotels but the outdated room decor is eclipsed by the five star service, friendly staff and fine dining.The newly renovated pool...More

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    242 reviews
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    27 reviews
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    76 reviews
    #6 of 6 hotels in Sun City
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
    • Price range
    • US$272 - US$551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 335
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    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Sun City
    • Also Known As
    • The Palace Of The Lost City Hotel Sun City ,
    • The Palace Of Lost City
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    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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    Sharon R
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from Shona M | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately, I am not sure. We didn't need one. The hotel were really helpful though. Perhaps if you send them an email
    17 July 2017|
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    Response from Gem2k777 | Reviewed this property |
    No you don't need to book the game drives in advance, when you've checked in just go to concierge and they will arrange it all for you. There are 2 games drives a day, one at 6am and one at 4pm. It works out at about £30 per... More
    16 July 2017|
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    Response from Caroline L | Reviewed this property |
    Try the black rhino lodge
    Room Tips
    "Rooms overlooking the pool give a marvellous view"
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    "try to sty near rooms in the thirty's"
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    "Make sure you doors shut properly.Monkeys may get in. Not a joke!"
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    "Best is to ask for family room as it is spacious"
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