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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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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$536
          US$258
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          US$260
          US$536
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good19%
          • Average9%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
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          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Water Park
          Butler Service
          Casino
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 25 February 2016

          Why I vote for "Very Good" not "Excellent" cause of the staff at the Palace Hotel only !! we were 5 days at the Palace the top of the hotels at Sun City! and at the Palace and only the Palace, the crew and the...More

          Thank George W
          Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

          Loved the water park, just bring cash because most of the food and stores cannot be charged to the room. The entertainment center is closed for the next few months Excellent breakfast buffet. Rooms are great. Worth the price. Loved the "Sun city" experience.

          Thank Moe P
          Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

          Second stay here this time stayed for 9 nights was a lovely time a would return however a few small things let down the hotel. Things like not topping up the mini bar daily or getting the nightly turn down service. Not enough to never...More

          Thank Jolanda H
          Reviewed 19 February 2016

          It has to be said this is a beautiful hotel where service is excellent and nothing too much trouble. Rooms are large in comparison to most European hotels. Breakfast has everything you could want! Our only disappointment was that the entertainment centre on the sun...More

          1  Thank pamnig
          Reviewed 18 February 2016

          We stayed at The Palace for a Valentines weekend away and what an amazing weekend it was. The architecture is magnificent. Our room, swimming pool and facilities were luxurious and we were treated like royalty. The cleaning service was spotless and our room was fixed...More

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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
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Casino and Gambling
          • Hot Tub
          • Golf Course
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$268 - US$535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • 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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          Karen P
          How far is this hotel from O R Tembo airport? Does the hotel run a shuttle service to and from the airport?
          20 June 2017|
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          Response from isnotin | Reviewed this property |
          i think it was almost two hours drive and the hotel arranged someone to pick us up and drive us back to and from the airport!
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          Rsteinmeyer
          We are arriving from the US in 6 days. Who can I email to arrange champagne for my wife on arrival. It is her 20th anniversary of her 30th birthday. Email would be best.
          16 May 2017|
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          Response from Deddie C | Reviewed this property |
          I have no idea, sorry
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          april52a
          do all the rooms have A/C in them? how big are the rooms, [SQ. F']. And the mini-fridge is it stock, and are we charged at the end of our stay?
          24 April 2017|
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          Response from graham a | Reviewed this property |
          Air conditioner, Hair dryer, Mini bar, Safe, Satellite TV, Tea/Coffee, Telephone, Universal adaptor socket (Voltage 220/240V) Food in Mini Bar. Yes and you get charged when departing what you use. Room size: 45 sqm / 484 sq... More
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