Situated in the magnificent Pilanesberg Nature Reserve this resort offers not only fantastic conference facilities, but also great game viewing opportunities for bigger groups. The resort has a variety of activities for everybody; from world class golf, game viewing, water sports, elephant back safaris, and a variety of fun function venues.
Some of the activities on offer are:
Comfortably located in the foothills of the ancient Pilanesberg mountains lies the “Elephant Wallow”, a special place where a unique relationship between nature’s true “King of the Beasts”, the African Elephant and man find their lives closely intertwined.
Join Chikwenya, Sharu, Mana, Sapi and Michael for an extraordinary and exhilarating journey along ancient game trails. Seated comfortably on the back of an elephant, guests will explore the majestic Letsatsing Reserve and the secrets of their resident wildlife.
Cultural Village and Shebeen experience
The Village People at Sun City showcase most of the cultures and tribes in South Africa, highlighting the day-to-day living in rural areas through dress, song, dance and food. Experience the history and beliefs of tribes such as the Tswana, Zulu, Pedi Xhosa, Ndebele, Venda, Shangaan and Ntwana people.
Let your hair down at the nearby Shebeen (township tavern) while bonfires and barbecues are going and a Kwaito Jazz band from Soweto provides lively entertainment.
The two golf courses at Sun City were designed by South Africa’s golf legend, Gary Player.
Home to the annual Nedbank Golf Tournament, the Gary Player golf course is ranked amongst the best in the world and provide players with a challenging round of golf.
Golfers are astounded by the breathtaking beauty of the par-72 Lost City Golf Course. The rich green fairways give a dramatic contrast to the bushveld backdrop and the barren waste bunkers are a special feature of this intriguing course.
Hot Air Balloon Safaris
Early morning wake up calls are part of the excitement, and a steaming cup of coffee is offered in the hotel foyer before departing into the reserve. At dawn, the balloons lift off for an hour’s exhilarating safari over the Pilanesberg National Park.
Sparkling wine is served directly after landing and followed by a delectable bush breakfast at a nearby game lodge.