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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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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good19%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “lost city” (242 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
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    Water Park
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

    The best that sun city has to offer. They treat you well. Great food, beautiful property and great room service. The Cascades is also good. But of you want to feel the luxury in sun city then this is where you should be.

    1  Thank nipun1491
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded 10 July 2016

    Dear nipun1491 we appreciate your review of the hotel, and are glad you really enjoyed your stay with us!! Hopefully we will see you soon again!!! Kind regards

    Reviewed 8 July 2016

    We booked at the palace on a Winter Special on their website which was really incredibly good. We were looking at the Sun City vacation club, but got a room rate at the palace for quite a bit less than a unit at the vacation...More

    2  Thank stateofflux
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded 9 July 2016

    Dear stateofflux we are glad to see you and your family enjoyed your "luxurious" stay at the Palace hotel, and that you had plenty to do on the resort. We hope to see you soon again at the hotel. Warm regards

    Reviewed 2 July 2016

    We stayed here for 2 nights as a family. The drive from Johannesburg was scenic and took about 2 hours. We arrived and were warmly welcomed by the concierge team and led to the reception. The check in was prompt and efficient. The room was...More

    1  Thank Punit S
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded 3 July 2016

    Dear Punit S Thank you for your "Beautiful ' review of the hotel It is our hope that we will be able to welcome you back to the Palace soon again! Kind regards

    Reviewed 1 July 2016

    We visited The Palace of The Lost City (South Africa) during June 2016 and had a delightful getaway from city life! The staff from reception, concierge, housekeeping, morning breakfast waiters were all friendly and polite. Staff went out of their way to accommodate our daughter...More

    Thank jacques45917
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded 2 July 2016

    Dear jacques4591 We are glad you enjoyed your getaway at the Palace. It will be our pleasure to be able to welcome you back to the hotel!!! Kind Regards

    Reviewed 1 July 2016

    Our stay at the Palace was absolutely amazing! We just spent 2 days, but it was enough to experience the luxury that Africa can provide. Fancy restaurants, a huge variety of entertainment, spectacular views, very safe, good and friendly service. Value for money!

    Thank Susan W
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded 2 July 2016

    David and Susan W Thank you for choosing the Palace to celebrate your wedding anniversary. We are glad you enjoyed it Hopefully we will see you next year again!!!! Warm regards

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    About
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    Amenities
    • 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
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$290 - US$544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 335
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    • Sun City
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    Megan V
    28 September 2017|
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    Response from st1209 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there, I don’t believe you can. There are various activities that are included in the price of the room such as access to the valley of the waves, various fun rides, etc. but not all inclusive. I would still recommend it... More
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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
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    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
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