in Sun City / Pilanesberg National Park / North West Province
Cascades Hotel at Sun City Resort, Pilanesberg National Park, North West
Province, South Africa
The Cascades Hotel at Sun
City, South Africa
Striking, beautifully coloured
birds and fish are at home in the Cascades gardens and lakes which cover
the gently sloping hillside.
They are laced with footpaths
which wind between tens of thousands of exotic and indigenous trees and
flowering plants. Lush gardens, tropical birds and water features give
The Cascades its unique and relaxing atmosphere. A sophisticated,
Cascades Hotel, Sun City….
A cool breeze, a sultry summer’s day, an exotic cocktail at the sand bar
and a hint of Turkish music, set the scene for a perfect holiday retreat.
||The Cascades Hotel, the
Grotto Restaurant and the pool area underwent an extensive R60-million
refurbishment project, transforming the 1980’s themed pool area into a
The Mediterranean is the
deep, blue heart that gives life to the countries that surround it. With
this in mind, Sun City has transformed the Cascades Pool and Grotto Restaurant
into an area reminiscent of the azure blue of the tranquil Mediterranean.
The original garden area
has been transformed into a lake with cascading waterfalls. The pool deck
has been extended by about 7 metres and the lawn areas have been converted
into a sandy beach complete with a secluded bathing area and sand bar evocative
of Tom Cruise’s “Cocktail” movie. Guests can enjoy the ambience complete
with bikini’s and flamboyant barmen. There is a heated pool, a Jacuzzi
pool and children’s pool.
|The Grotto restaurant
has been revolutionised. The Mediterranean restaurant now named Santorini,
is surrounded by glass windows providing an all season enclave, harbouring
guests during winter. Alfresco dining takes place along the island promenade
and delightful gazebo’s offer shaded areas where guests can relax informally
and enjoy a delectable meal.
Peninsula Cascades Hotel
International cuisine is on the menu at the Peninsula, the luxuriously
elegant lakeside restaurant. A resident pianist entertains during dinner.
Dinner for groups (1- 70 people), can be accommodated in the Peninsula
Restaurant. Should the group be larger than 10 people, a pre-selected set
menu is to be chosen. This restaurant offers an exquisite menu selection,
whose main focus is on South African Cuisine, with an exciting blend of
flavours to stimulate the senses.
is a Greek Meditarainian restaurant situated by the pool. Serves lunch
and dinner. Dress: Casual. Santorini the Restaurant is synonymous
with the island of the same name, "a magnificent setting, bright and sunny
weather, delicious cuisine, wine, exciting entertainment and a rich history…
restaurant is divided into 3 sections: Terrace & Island areas can seat
up to 86 people and the main restaurant 104.
Bar Cascades Hotel
in the Santorini restaurant, offers cocktails and full bar service.
Vistas Bar Cascades Hotel
terrace bar, open seven days a week, with a wonderful view of the gardens
and waterscapes offers a tranquil place to unwind after a hot day in the
Peninsula Coffee Bar
in front of the Peninsula Restaurant. Is an ideal venue for relaxing and
enjoying a fresh cup of coffee as well as pre dinner drinks.
planning meeting this venue can accommodate up to 8 people.
venue that can accommodate up to 20 people around the room but 10 people
around the table.
VALLEY OF WAVES AND ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE
dinner venue under African sky overlooking the Royal Bath can accommodate
up to 320 people and 550 for cocktail.
venue that has been used from carol by candlelight, drumming event to a
wedding for 2 or 200.
venue has a very good acoustic and surrounded by gas torches.
beach party in Sun City, the venue can accommodate up to 1000 people.
is a small private beach for up to 100 people.
the rumbling Bridge of Time lies a venue for pre-dinner drinks for groups
to enjoy before they make their way to their dinner destination.
City exhibition venue which can hold a maximum of 25 stands of 3X2 meters.
Also used as a cocktail, lunch and dinner venue.
superstar performers as well as major international sporting events, exhibitions,
conventions and banquets.
243 elegant air-conditioned rooms and suites enjoy spectacular views over
the gardens to the golf course and bushveld hills beyond.
the luxury twin and luxury family rooms, the entire bathroom was reconstructed
and enlarged. Amenities now include a separate large shower cubicle which
provides an intimate and private experience and a separate bath that is
the ideal place to unwind. The bathrooms have double vanity units
and are somewhat larger than standard hotel bathrooms.
luxury rooms at the Cascades Hotel were also given the ultra-superior treatment.
Each room has its own dressing room with built in dressing table, cupboards
and shoe racks. The furnishings have also been upgraded and are a tapestry
of the verdant gardens and tranquil beach pool area.
note that it is not possible to have extra beds in any room type.
In Room Facilities
– suites only
– all with twin beds.
– all with king size beds.
– all with king size beds, located on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd,
& 5th floor.
1 king size bed, en-suite bathroom and lounge.
1 bedroom with bathroom en-suite, lounge,
area and balcony.
x 2 bedroom with 2 bathrooms, both en-suite,
dining area and balcony.
x 3 bedroom with 3 bathrooms, all en-suite,
dining area balcony, jacuzzi and sauna.
x 1 bedroom with bathroom en-suite, lounge,
room, jacuzzi (indoor & outdoor), private
king size beds – equipped with disabled facilities on the lobby level.
FACILITIES AND ENTERTAINMENT
The Cascades Hotel has a
large swimming pool and a children’s pool with a lifeguard in attendance
Jogging and Cycling Trails
3km – 5km tracks are laid
out along The Gary Player and Lost City Golf Course. The scenic trail is
marked according to distance and direction.
||THE VALLEY OF WAVES
The Valley of Waves is the
central feature of the Lost City at Sun City. Part of the magical legend
of the Lost City.
It is one of the most advanced
water parks in the world, dominated by the Roaring Lagoon, a 6 500-square
metre (7560-square yards) wave pool with a palm-fringed beach. Hydraulic
mechanisms can generate a 1,8 metre (6 feet 8 inches) wave every 90 seconds.
When waves are not generated, a bobbing cycle is generated in a diamond
All Resort residents enter
the park free of charge by presenting their resident cards. For all day
visitors there is an entrance fee to the park.
|THE GOLF COURSES
The Sun City Resort proudly
boasts 2 world class 18 hole championship golf courses.
The Gary Player Golf Course.
The Gary Player Golf Course
needs no introduction, this world renown course was designed by Gary Player,
and is the home of the Nedbank Golf Challenge, an annual golf tournament
with total prize money of US $4 385 000. This is an 18 hole, par 72 walking
course, with a 5km running trail along the course.
The Gary Player Country Club
overlooks this magnificent golf course and incorporates a Pro Shop,
a Health spa and gymnasium, two squash courts and a spinning studio. At
the Health Spa you can indulge in hair and beauty treatments, hydro bath,
Vichy Shower, spa-pool and steam room. The fully equipped gym also offers
The Lost City Golf Course
The Lost City Golf Course
was also designed by famed South African golfing figure, Gary Player. This
spectacular par-72 course is a cart course, complete with a state-of-the-art
clubhouse, and is a short stroll from The Palace of the Lost City. It features
a water hazard of 20 live Nile crocodiles on the 13th hole and offers facilities
such as a driving range, and a Golf Pro Shop.
|Child Care Activities
Baby sitter service
Breakfast lunch dinner
Kwena Gardens (Crocodile Farm)
available on enquiry: