Top 10: Accommodation in the North West

Jaci's Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve.

1 The Palace of the Lost City, Sun City

A five-star, award winning luxury hotel based on the theme of a lost ancient African city. It’s a fantastical place with massive animal sculptures, large en-suite rooms, beautiful gardens and a water-theme park. more

2 Bakubung, Pilanesberg Game Reserve

Situated ‘next door’ to Sun City – Bakubung is a peaceful thatched complex in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve with comfortable en suite rooms centred around a hippo pool. more

3 Tau Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve

Stylish five-star riverside lodge in a malaria-free area. Sightings of the Big Five, black rhino, wild dog and cheetah. are common. Enjoy excellent meals and game viewing from the balcony of your private chalet. more

4 Golden Leopard Resorts, Pilanesberg Game Reserve

With resorts at both the Bakgatla and Manyane gates, the unpretentious Golden Leopard Resorts offer value-for-money in comfortable chalets. Caravanning and camping sites are also on offer for those who prefer the outdoors. more

5 Jaci’s Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve

This lodge offers a down to earth experience where you can unwind while watching with some of Africa’s most impressive wildlife from the comfort of your tent-style room. more

6 La Dolce Vita Guest House and Spa, Kosmos

Its views over the Harbeespoort Dam make this 12-room Guest House extra special. The property has a swimming pool and offers gourmet picnics, sunset cruises, wine tastings, luxurious spa treatments, and good service.

7 Shepherd's Tree Lodge, Pilanesberg Game Reserve

This five-star lodge offers family luxury like you’ve never experienced it before with 13 family suites, four executive suites, a wine cellar, health and beauty spa, pool, deck and boma. more

8 Kwa Maritane, adjacent to Sun City

With 90 en-suite hotel rooms and 54 self-catering chalets plus a boma (reed enclosure) this is the ideal spot from which to enjoy the wildlife of the Pilanesberg and the thrills and spills of Sun City. more

9 Royal Marang Hotel, Phokeng

This hotel offers a five-star luxury and a perfect blend of design and comfort. Its style is contemporary. Rich, earthy tones combine with African authenticity.

10 Sparkling Waters Hotel and Spa, Magaliesberg

This is a an affordable three-star property catering for families, sports lovers and adventure sport fans. Main attractions include the Magaliesberg Canopy Tour, hiking in the Ysterhout Kloof, tennis, a swimming pool, and spa. more