About The Palace of the Lost City, Sun City Resort
A legendary destination designed by dreamers for luxury-seekers. Since inception in 1992, The Palace of the Lost City has enthralled visitors from all over the globe. It’s a unique setting in South Africa, on an extinct volcanic site among the Pilanesbergmountains, is matched by the inspired architecture and passionate attention to detail for which The Palace of the Lost City is renowned.
As part of Sun International’s exclusive SunLux Collection, this luxury five-star hotel in Sun City has integrated the natural beauty of its surroundings into its design, taking architectural and interior themes from the legend of a lost African tribe to capture the essence of The Palace, making it a perfect wedding destination for those who seek a royal experience. Think richly-woven colours, faux elephant tusks, sculptured bronze and crystal, and jungle cascades. The magnificence of the wild landscape is depicted through lions, kudus, birds, and beasts of all kinds; these are immortalized in statues, stone carvings, mosaic illustrations, vaulted ceilings, dazzling flame-topped towers and in artist Danie de Jager’s bronze wildlife sculptures. With fresco ceilings above and ancient tiles below, you are left to stand in awe at the sheer scale and grandeur of the masterpiece that is The Palace of the Lost City.
Explore a myriad of areas such as the Grand Pool, gardens, golf course and Valley of the waves, an idyllic beach cove for various wedding functions, or choose the impeccable service and ambiance of the hotel for your honeymoon getaway.
The Palace of the Lost City with its 335 exquisitely appointed rooms and suites, a wide selection of restaurants and bars, invites you to escape into the thrill of your journey. Bordering the Pilanesberg National Park, discover a world of wildlife on your doorstep when you stay at The Palace. Embark on a hot-air balloon safari or guided game drive and discover the ‘Super Seven’, a term coined to include cheetah and wild dogs among the famous Big Five, all of which can be found here in abundance.