About Sun City
Sun City offers a myriad of different entertainment and relaxation opportunities as well as plenty of attractions and activities to keep the whole family entertained. It combines golf, game-viewing and gambling. Sun City is a malaria free region, ideal for game viewing without having to take malaria tablets. It has two international-standard 18-hole golf courses, the Gary Player Country Club and the Lost City Golf Course, both designed by Gary Player.
It is situated within close proximity to game reserves - the Pilanesburg Game Reserve and Madikwe Game Reserve.
Situated adjacent to Sun City, the Pilanesberg Game Reserve is home to the Big 5, as well as a multitude of other species ranging from hippo to giraffe and hyena. The large reserve has a variety of differing habitats, full of wildlife.
Just an hour and a half from Sun City is the Madikwe Private Game Reserve. Regarded as one of the finest conservation areas in Africa, its vast plains of open grasslands and woodlands, cover some 750 square kilometres and its rich diversity of vegetation ensures a wide range of game, with 66 large mammal species and over 300 species of birds. It has the Big 5 as well as cheetah and wild dog, hyena, sable, eland, gemsbok and giraffe.
Sun City Hotels
If you are planning a Sun City holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
For all our tours and tailor-made holidays we provide you with a clear categorisation of all hotels we use. The REGIONAL CATEGORY indicates the local rating of each hotel in each respective country. We have also rated each hotel using OUR CATEGORY, which will be in line with generally accepted western hotel grading standards.
Basic hotels and simple accommodation is a no frills option with an adventurous authentic feel.
Standard accommodation equates to a Western 3-star standard, always featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant.
Superior accommodation equates to a Western 4-star standard, featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant and often a swimming pool and/or a fitness centre.
Deluxe accommodation equates to a Western 5-star standard, usually featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, excellent service and customer care.
Lavish accommodation equates to a Western 5-star plus standard - the creme de la creme. Featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, this accommodation is a cut above the rest. Sheer opulence!
Sun City Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Sun City.