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Golf Courses: Gary Player and Lost City Golf Course

The Gary Player Golf Course is an 18 hole, par 72 walking course, with a 5km running trail along the course. The Gary Player Country Club overlooks this magnificent golf course and incorporates a Pro Shop, a Health spa and gymnasium, two squash courts and a spinning studio. At the Health Spa you can indulge in hair and beauty treatments, hydro bath, Vichy Shower, spa-pool and steam room. The fully equipped gym also offers personal trainers.

The Lost City Golf Course is a par-72 course is a cart course, complete with a state-of-the-art clubhouse, and is a short stroll from The Palace of the Lost City. It features a water hazard of 20 live Nile crocodiles on the 13th hole and offers facilities such as a driving range, and a Golf Pro Shop.

Sun City Hotel Casino

The Sun City Casino, which is situated in the Sun City Hotel, is open 365 days of the year. The tables open for play at 13h00 (midweek) and 11h00 (weekends) until close in the early hours of the following morning. The dress code in the casino is smart-casual.

You may try your luck at, American Roulette, Blackjack, Stud Poker and Punto Banco. The concepts behind these games are very simple and once grasped open up new dimensions of excitement and entertainment.

Games on Offer at Sun City

American Roulette Single zero wheels. 0-36 numbers. Limits range from R5 minimum tables on the main floor, up to R500 maximum in the Salon Prive.

  • Five decks, cards are dealt from a shuffle machine.
  • Double down on any total except Blackjack.
  • Progressive bet on Blackjack - Diamond Rush
  • The Diamond Rush Progressive Jackpot Blackjack tables allows players to make an extra bet that their hand will contain a 7.
Punto Banco (Baccarat)
  • Eight decks of cards are used.
  • Shoe advances anti clockwise around the table with the players drawing the cards.
Midi-Punto Banco
  • Five decks of cards are used
  • Cards are dealt by the dealer
  • Seats 9 players
  • Minimum R100 Maximum R10,000
Stud Poker Caribbean style stud poker.

Dealer must have Ace/King or higher to play otherwise dealer folds and all antes' paid even money.

Let it Ride Poker
  • In Let it Ride Poker players have the opportunity to reduce their bets depending on the value of their hand
  • Dealer must have Ace/King or higher to play otherwise dealer folds and all antes' paid even money.
  • Progressive Let It Ride Bet
  • Players have the opportunity to place an extra bet on a progressive Jackpot.
  • Progressive Let It Ride Payout Table
Slots The Sun City Hotel offers coinless smart card gaming on reel machines, video and poker machines situated in both the smoking and non-smoking areas. Denominations range from 10c to R5. Quick, safe, clean and user friendly Smart Cards are available from handy card dispensers on the gaming floors, cash desk or MVG desk.

Sun City has the pleasure of introducing 2 new games into the gaming environment:

Touch Bet Roulette has a R2 or R5 denomination.

Limits range from R2 minimum to R500 maximum. Video Blackjack is a R5 denomination. Limits range from R5 minimum to R250 maximum.

Slots Privé
  • The slots privé is situated in The Sun City Hotel casino.
  • Enjoy higher denomination reel machines, video and poker machines in this area.
  • Denominations range from R5 to R100.
Casino Cash Desk Facilities

Situated in the Harlequins Casino, and at the Sun City entertainment center

The Sun City Hotel is the 4 star hotel at the Sun City Resort in the North West Province of South Africa. The Sun City Hotel puts guests right where the action is - alive with activity from casinos, nightclubs, bars and theatre to restaurants, the Sun City Hotel buzzes around the clock with excitement and adventure. The Sun City Hotel was the first hotel to open its doors at the Sun City Resort in South Africa on 7. December 1979.

The central area of the foyer has been transformed into a jungle of lush foliage, cascading water and life-like boulders, encircling fast moving slot machines. The hotel's view comprises a magnificent landscape of subtropical gardens and the swimming pool.


The Sun City Hotel features a total of 340 rooms, which either face the Gary Player Golf Course or the swimming pool area, with gardens stretching down to Sun City's exciting Waterworld. The Standard Rooms at the Sun City resort provide the following facilities:
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini-bar
  • 24-Hour in-room dining
  • International direct dial
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Voltage 220V
  • Safe
  • Paraplegic rooms
  • Tea / Coffee
Dining & Bars at the Sun City Hotel Guests are spoilt for choice with wining and dining options at the Sun City Hotel. Tempting treats are on offer from the Orient at the Orchard restaurant while South Africa's traditional specialities are served at the Calabash. The Lobby Lounge serves an interesting selection of light meals and pastries while peacocks strut past the lavish buffet at the Sun Terrace; and a sophisticated international hotel menu can be enjoyed at Harlequins Restaurant and Bar.

Setta Bello

A Restaurant that has created an array of beautifully prepared dishes to tantalize your taste buds.

The Orchid

The Orchid features a menu, offering a range of authentically prepared dishes, flavours and textures from many Asian countries.

The Calabash

The Calabash offers traditional South African fare, featuring freshly-prepared salads, a South African cold table, succulent roasts and casseroles, not forgetting our sweet sensations.

Sun Terrace

The ideal breakfast and lunch venue, in tranquil surroundings. Extensive lunch buffet featuring specialty counters from around the globe. Capacity: 380 people

Sun Cafe

Intimate, warm and stylish Café, serving wholesome breakfast.

Harlequins Cocktail Bar

Located in the Casino. This exciting bar features a great selection of traditional cocktails and shooters, and is ideal for pre-dinner drinks. Open daily.

Kingfisher Bar

Located adjacent to the Slots Floor.

Casino Bar

At the very centre of the casino, this bar features a great selection of drinks served with speed and style. Open daily.

Pool Bar

An informal, poolside bar, which is open daily. Swim up and order a drink from the 'wet bar'. The pool grill is open on Saturdays and Sundays and daily during season.

Facilities and Entertainment

Swimming Pool

The Sun City Hotel has a large swimming pool and a children's pool with a lifeguard in attendance daily.

Sun City Theater

Different shows are on offer throughout the year which provide great entertainment.

Jogging and Cycling Trails

3km - 5km tracks are laid out along The Gary Player and Lost City Golf Course. The scenic trail is marked according to distance and direction.

Tiger's eye

African gifts and souvenirs available for your Sun City momento.

Heaven Kiosk

Sweets, cold drinks, chocolates and general amenities.

Heaven Express

A 24 hours shop where you can purchase Cigar and Cigarettes, and your last minutes amenities such as ties and socks.

The Valley of the Waves Water Park

This exciting water park is the ultimate favourite for young and old.It is one of the most advanced water parks in the world, dominated by the Roaring Lagoon, a 6 500-square metre (7560-square yards) wave pool with a palm-fringed beach. Hydraulic mechanisms can generate a 1,8 metre (6 feet 8 inches) wave every 90 seconds. When waves are not generated, a bobbing cycle is generated in a diamond pattern.

Facilities at the Valley of Waves include well-equipped changing rooms, a locker service and a clinic for treating minor medical emergencies. In spite of the breathtaking nature of some of the rides, safety is paramount and lifeguards are on duty in the park throughout the day.