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The Palace Of The Lost City

The Palace Of The Lost City
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With dazzling and flamboyant architecture rising amidst wild African bush, The Palace of the Lost City is undoubtedly one of the most breathtakingly unique hotels in the world, and families love it, as there's something to do for everyone.

As you enter the opulent and richly decorated halls, magical sculptures about to come to life, weave a breathtaking spell of Africa's wildest energy and rhythm into the very heart of the room.

Here you can enjoy royal treatment, with impeccable courtesy, attention and luxury only adding charm of this fantasy world of The Palace of the Lost City. A few steps outside takes you into the delights of a jungle, cliff-tumbling gardens, sparkling streams, waterfalls, wave and swimming pools, and al-fresco entertainment areas.

Situated in the Pilanesberg National Park, The Palace of the Lost City is located in the North-West Province of South Africa.

It's 1½ hours' drive from the major cities of Pretoria and Johannesburg.

A shuttle service between Johannesburg International Airport and Sun City can be arranged in advance.

The Palace of the Lost City's 338 rooms and four suites are decorated in a unique style to reflect the rich flora and fauna of the area.

  • Entrance foyer
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Seating area
  • Air-conditioning
  • TV
  • Radio
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Mini-bar
  • Butler station

For ultimate luxury, the incredible King, African, Royal, and Desert Suites evoke the epitome of regal opulence, each being distinctly decorated with hand-carved walls, frescoed ceilings and hundreds of handcrafted items.

The luxury suites include 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, Jacuzzi baths and saunas.

  • Babysitting
  • Business centre
  • Cocktail bar
  • Disabled facilities
  • Faxing facilities
  • Internet access
  • Laundry
  • Lobby
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Photocopying
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Swimming pool

In keeping with the spectacular surroundings of the Palace of the Lost City, all the restaurants serve exquisite cuisine.

Overlooking the turquoise, still pool, you can enjoy North Italian à la carte dining at the beautiful Villa del Palazzo.

At the Crystal Court, a buffet of South African influenced cuisine makes breakfasts, lunches and dinners and banquet for the senses.

Two beautifully designed bars make great venues for enjoying pre-dinner drinks and nightcaps. In the Tusk Bar and Lounge, hand-carved teak tusks soar above this beautifully designed lounge, with live piano music adding to the casual and relaxed atmosphere.

Adjoining the Villa del Palazzo is the elegant Palm Court Lounge, offering a butler service evocative of the grand colonial era gone by.

Conferencing and banqueting is well catered for at the Palace of the Lost City.

For star-studded outdoor events, the Palace Paddock comfortably accommodates 250 banqueting and 300 cocktail guests.

All rooms are individually designed to reflect the unique style of the hotel, with the Orchid Room seating 80 people, the Royal Chamber seating 180, and the more intimate Council Rooms seating 14 and opening onto a panoramic terrace.

  • Wall-to-wall carpets
  • Public address systems
  • Air-conditioning
  • State-of-the-art equipment
  • Independently controlled lighting with dimmer switches & adjustable spotlights
  • Soundproofing black-out facilities
  • Telephones
  • 24 hour professional assistance

The Palace of the Lost City offers the Bush Chapel for wedding ceremonies.

The water rides, wave pools, whirl pools and slides at the Valley of the Waves are one of the attractions that make the Palace of the Lost City so popular with families.

Take walks through the meandering paths of the botanical jungle, test out your skills on the immaculate and challenging golf course, or venture out into the ‘big 5' territory of the nearby Pilanesberg Game Reserve.