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    The Palace of the Lost City

    Sun City Resort off the R556, Sun City 0316, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good19%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
    Travelers talk about
    “lost city” (253 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Golf course
    Dry Cleaning
    Water Park
    Kids Club
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    It was my wife's birthday on Friday 19 January 2018, so we visited The Palace with our 2 kids. The first thing that struck us was that we were not welcomed and offered refreshments like all the other guests who came behind us. The gentleman...More

    Thank Thapelo K
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We were treated like royalty from our arrival until our departure. Really liked the attention to detail, we were spoilt with a bottle of champagne in our room since we were celebrating a wedding anniversary. We were given personal attention, our room was clean and...More

    Thank 612lindaa
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded yesterday

    Dear 612lindaa Thank you for your review, especially your special mention of Simon. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back Kind regards

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    A man with a dream created paradise in the heart of the bush. A stunning entrance and reception area welcomes you once your car is valet parked. You do not require a vehicle during your stay as a few Limousines are at the Palace guest...More

    Thank deenapadayachee
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded yesterday

    Dear deenapadayachee I an so glad to read that you had a memorable wedding anniversary with us Hopefully we will see you next year again!!! Kind regards

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This was one memorable stay in the hotel. The place is classy and provide an ambiance of both the business and pleasure atmosphere. Warm reception and professional check inn staff. Lovely clean hotel.

    Thank 766luckym
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded yesterday

    Dear 766luckym Your 5 star review is appreciated Wonderful to see you were able to mix business with pleasure!!! Kind regards

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Loved our stay there!Wonderful for a trip with family.So much to do.Enjoyed the wave and also there are shuttles that take us to near by hotels and shopping malls.Not too much choice of food though.Overall a great place.

    Thank 2000travellover
    Response from francois_dtoit, Guest Relations Manager at The Palace of the Lost CityResponded yesterday

    Dear 2000travellover Great to see you and your family such a wonderful time on the resort. Kind regards

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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf course
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • $296 - $550 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 335
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    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Sun City
    • Also Known As
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    Hotel & Grounds (1920)
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    Ben S
    January 7, 2018|
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    Response from sunint | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, There are 6 Junior Suites in total. 3 of these overlook the garden, the remaining three overlook the golf course. You will need to request which view you would like. Regards, Sun Share
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    December 28, 2017|
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    Dear Guest, We do have cats that reside on the resort. They are taken care of by the animal scheme in Sun City. Regards, Sun Share
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    Dolce F
    December 4, 2017|
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    Response from sunint | Property representative |
    Dear Valued Guest, A suite would be your preference. This will depend on the number of adults, children and their ages. you may inquire with reservations on +27 11 780 7800 Regards, Sun Share
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    "We needed and got an accessible room. I suspect every room is spectacular."
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    "FAR away from the lifts and service doors! Do NOT ask for adjoining room if you can help it!!!"
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    "Have to experience the PALACE"
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    "Dont go there as a couple"
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