Sun City Conferencing
Sun City Resort in South Africa offers an exceptional variety of banqueting and conference venues combined with accommodation and entertainment for large numbers of delegates. Clients have many boardrooms, breakaway rooms and state-of-the-art venues to choose from, including the dynamic Superbowl which seats more than 6 000 people. Exciting facilities can be arranged to suit any event both indoors and out.
Conference delegates can enjoy superb Big Five game viewing and bush activities in the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park, experience an Elephant back safari or enjoy a company dinner in a traditional boma (bush enclosure) under the stars. The Sun City complex and Casino has four hotels, resort transport, entertainment for all ages and first class gaming. The resort is located in the bushveld of the North West Province, South Africa, just 187 km / 116 miles from Johannesburg.
For pre and post conference options, delegates at Sun City Resort have access to a huge selection of leisure activities including live shows and movies. This all encompassing destination provides two Gary Player designed championship golf courses, sporting opportunities, a Spa, fun recreational facilities and all kinds of eateries and shopping outlets. The Valley of the Waves is the central feature of the mysterious Lost City and one of the most advanced water-parks in the world. Delegates with families will also find great kids clubs and child care available.
Sun City Resort conference venues overview
The Entertainment Centre central Sun City
- Breakaway Rooms – 10 to 90 delegates in 13 rooms.
- Hall of Treasures – 700 delegates for cocktails (also used as an exhibition venue).
- Pilanesberg Room – 800 delegates for cocktails or 600 for a banquet.
- Royal Ballroom – 1 200 delegates in conference style seating or 800 for a banquet.
- Superbowl – 6 855 delegates seated for a show or up to 10 500 with standing room.
Sun City Hotel:
Baobab, Acacia and Jacaranda conference rooms
These flexible rooms can accommodate 360 delegates in conference style seating or 650 for cocktails.
The Letsatsi Conference Centre
This centre has been completely upgraded with all the latest trimmings including network points for telephone lines and computer points. There is a reception and auditorium and various conference rooms and boardrooms which can seat up to 160 delegates.
Sun City Theatre
This venue doubles as an auditorium which can seat up to 620 delegates. The Terrace Restaurant and pool deck makes these great venues, offering a variety of options for dinners or cocktails for up to 600 and 500 people respectively.
The Palace of the Lost City:
- Baobab Outlook (outdoor with views) - 110 delegates for dinner or 150 for cocktails.
- Council Boardroom – 14 delegates.
- Palace Boardroom – in the Business Centre seating 10 delegates.
- Protea and Orchid – 80 delegates in each room in cinema style seating.
- Royal Chambers – 120 delegates in conference style seating or 80 for a banquet.
The Cascades Hotel and The Cabanas:
- Cabanas Boardroom – 12 delegates.
- Cabanas Palm Terrace Restaurant – various options inside and out for group functions
- Cascades 2nd floor Boardroom – 8 delegates.
- Cascades 4th floor Boardroom – 10 delegates at the table or 20 around the room.
Exciting Outdoor Venues:
Botsalanong Boma and Letsatsing Boma
These open-air enclosures provide atmospheric outdoor banqueting venues around an open fire with cultural dancers and unique dining or barbeque options.
The Elephant Wallow
This thatched venue overlooking a waterhole is in the Letsatsing Game Park. Up to 65 guests can enjoy bush lunches and dinners whilst observing the Elephant at the drinking hole.
The Cultural Village
For groups of up to 80 people in a seated arrangement, this village style boma is ideal for cultural evenings and is located at the entrance to Sun City.
Open daily, this traditional township restaurant and bar has a section which can be reserved for private functions.
Royal Observatory Deck
This open-air dinner venue overlooks the Royal Bath at the Valley of the Waves and can accommodate up to 350 people or 550 for cocktails.
Valley of the Waves beaches
An exciting beach party venue, up to 1 000 can be accommodated or there is a small, private beach available for 100 people.
In the Entertainment Centre, this atmospheric venue for up to 200 people has great acoustics and torch lighting.
Cabanas Picnic Lawns
Up to 600 people can enjoy a picnic lunch near Waterworld and up to 200 can be accommodated on the lawns next to the lake.
Transport around Sun City Resort
A 24-hour shuttle bus which runs between each hotel and the entrance of the resort. There is also a Sky Train (monorail) which transports guests to and from the resort entrance to the Entertainment Centre on weekends and public holidays.