Published on 04.02.2022

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Published on 04.02.2022
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Sun City Casino

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Sun City Casino building entrance with a fountain in frontProvince: North West

Address: Sun City, North West Province

Phone: +27 14 557 1000

Fax: +27 14 557 4210



Directions From O.R. Tambo International Airport (± 160km)

  • Approximate driving time 2 hour/s
  • Head south, 650m
  • Take the 2nd right, 350m
  • Take the ramp to Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R21, 220m
  • Keep left at the fork to continue toward Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R21 and merge onto Albertina Sisulu Fwy/R21, 600m
  • Take the exit onto R21, 36.2km
  • Take exit 134 to merge onto Danie Joubert Fwy/N1 toward Polokwane Partial toll road, 22.5km
  • Slight left at Platinum Hwy/N4 (signs for Rustenburg), 63.7km
  • Take the exit toward R556, 550m
  • Turn right at R556 (signs for Bapong), 79.9km
  • Turn right Entering toll zone in 3km, 4.1km
  • Turn right Leaving toll zone in 2.7km
  • Go through 2 roundabouts, 3.2km


Considered South Africa’s most luxurious, prominent and well-known casino complex, Sun City has set the bar for a standard that very few other casinos in the world manage to reach. This huge hotel, casino and entertainment complex is sprawled across some of the most stunning landscape in South Africa, back to back with the famous Pilanesburg National Park, and attracts international and local visitors 365 days of the year.

Over and above the top casino facilities available at Sun City, the complex also boasts a world class golf course that hosts the Sun City Million Dollar Challenge, as well as a number of live shows each year in the famous Super Bowl.

Sun City, which operates under the banner “A Million Thrills. One Destination,” is conveniently located near Johannesburg in the country’s North West province and is operated by its parent company, Sun International.


Sun City is synonymous with glamorous casino gambling. Players who enjoy a challenge should try out the fantastic features found in the casino that is situated in the Sun City Hotel. Incorporated on the casino floor are over 850 slot machines with a wide variety of themes, wagering denominations and jackpots. The whirring of reels and clanging of payouts add an exciting element to the casino!

The casino is also rated number one for the huge choice of table games offered to players that include craps, Stud Poker, Baccarat, Blackjack, Stud Poker, Mini Punto Banco and single zero European roulette.

Sun City is a magnet for high rollers looking for machines with higher than average wagering denominations, and players will find exactly what they are looking for in the Salon Prive that is open 24 hours a day and offers video poker, slot machines and other games with denominations reaching in the hundreds.

Sun City is famous for the huge jackpots paid out by its slots machines, with the single largest jackpot a cool R6 million! The casino is open every day of the week from 13h00 on weekdays and 11h00 till late on weekends.

Dining and Bars

There are scores of dining opportunities at Sun City, each one more exquisite than the next, offering scrumptious culinary delights for every type of taste bud. Visitors can enjoy eating at the Crystal Court with its international cuisine, to the Italian influenced Villa del Palazzo.

The Bush Bar and Lounge is stunning in its colonial décor, while the Kings Tower offers a more intimate pre-dinner drinks destination in a location towering 70 meters above the ground. Each hotel at Sun City offers its unique restaurants and bars for the ultimate in choice.


There are four luxury hotels incorporated into the Sun City complex – the Palace of the Lost City, the Main Hotel, the Cabana and the Cascades.

Rudie Venter
Rudie Venter

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