Discover amazing golf & wildlife in Sun City
Sun City is located on the edge of Pilansberg National Park and you couldn’t picture somewhere quite so green and beautiful. In amongst the acres of endless forest is a superb golf resort home to two fantastic courses, including the Gary Player Course, a European Tour host and the Lost City Course. Golf holidays in Sun City should be top of the list for those wanting to escape and experience one of South Africa's most exclusive resorts.
A unique golfing experience like no other
The Gary Player Course is the annual host to the Nedbank Golf Tournament and is one of the longest courses on the European Tour rota. Arguably one of the toughest golf courses in the southern hemisphere, it will test every aspect of your game as you deal with water hazards, bunkers, blind tee shots and some long carries with the driver. However, the condition of the course and your overall surroundings will make it one of the best rounds of golf you’ll ever play.
The Lost City Course, by comparison, is a little easier and suited for all golfers. Built out of the rocky terrain the course produces an incredible mountain landscape from nearly every hole. Due to its location within South Africa, you’re bound to see some different wildlife with what you’re used to back home, as Nile crocodiles make their home in many of the water hazards! The 13th signature hole is one you’ll certainly remember as the elevated tees direct your attention to the green shaped like the African continent.
What makes a golf break in Sun City so special?
One of South Africa’s best-known and most prestigious resorts, Sun City is an excellent choice for golfers who want to stay in the height of luxury while they tackle the Rainbow Nations best golf courses. There are two notable Sun City golf courses which you definitely will want to check out while here; possibly South Africa’s best-known golf course the European Tour venue Gary Player Course and the equally exceptional Lost City Golf Course.
What makes Sun City golf courses so special is the resorts attention to detail in ensuring that the courses are maintained in absolute prime condition year-round. Golfers will never go home disappointed with a golf holiday to Sun City and the resort boasts one of the purest golfing experiences you are likely to find anywhere. Plus, with regular flights into Johannesburg, Sun City is well within reach for your next all-out golf holiday.
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Find the perfect base for your stay
Sun City is a resort area dedicated solely to providing guests with a stay in luxury while they experience the marvellous nature and surroundings of South Africa. There are a number of great hotels onsite in Sun City which are sure to please everyone in your group.
The Cascades Hotel is a sophisticated and elegant 5* with beautiful lush gardens, tropical birds and exceptional water features which steal the show. Consisting of 242 bedrooms and suites all of which come with beautiful views of the surrounding gardens, the Cascades Hotel is perfect for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle, and bask in the glorious nature of South Africa. Plus, with two onsite restaurants, a spa & health centre and a casino, The Cascades Hotel is unlike any other hotel.
The aptly-named Palace of the Lost City is another excellent 5* hotel and one of Sun City’s best. Designed in an incredible Aztec style, the hotel features 338 luxurious rooms and suites, perfect for those wanting to discover the great Sun City golf courses and the incredible natural surroundings. The onsite facilities are practically endless with a fantastic water park, numerous indoor and outdoor pool areas, tennis/squash courts, volleyball, horse riding and a spa & health centre among others.