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Location: South Africa - Sun City
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Golfing addicts will be in their element at Sun City with a choice of two exceptional, yet very different golfing experiences in the Gary Player Golf Course and the Lost City Golf Course.

The Lost City Golf Course offers a 72-par, 18-hole desert-style course that incorporates 28 000 square metres of water features and includes a water hazard at Hole 13 which is home to 38 live Nile crocodiles.

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Information about the Lost City Course:
Type of golf course

Desert Style

Designer Gary Player
Open to visitors   yes 
Golf season - weather permitting All year round
No of holes 18
No of tees 18
Par 72
Lenght 7636 Yd.
Greens Bent grass
Tees & Fairways Kikuyu
Golf arrangements (in combination with accommodation) yes
Golf apperel - smart casual yes
Metal spikes allowed no
Club house yes
Changing rooms yes
Fitness Studio yes
Bar yes
Terrace yes
Restaurant yes
Golf Hotel yes
Pro Shop yes
Rental Clubs available yes
Rental Carts available  (included in green fee) yes
Rental trolleys available -
Caddies available yes
Caddy required -
Golf practice facilities information:
Driving range yes
Array of putting yes
Bunker practice- yes
Array of chipping yes
Halfway house yes
Golf pro -
Golf lessons -
Spa yes

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This state-of-the-art clubhouse is a short walk from The Palace of the Lost City. The Lost City Golf Course was also designed by famed South African golfing figure, Gary Player. The Crocodile Restaurant is a great place for a light snack.
RESTAURANT HOURS Summer: 07h00 – 16h30 Winter: 08h00 – 16h00

The Lost City Golf Course with undulating and rocky terrain has an 18-hole desert-style golf course that is surrounded by spectacular views across the bushveld. Wide fairways, a series of lakes that separates the ninth with the finishing hole, the course covers more than 100 hectares and incorporates 28 000 square metres of water features.

The 72-par course has live 2-metre long crocodiles on the 13th hole with a green in the shape of the African continent. This makes it one of the most unusual, exciting and interesting golf courses in the world. The course facilities include a Pro Shop, a practice putting green and a driving range.

Important to know:

  • Cart and club hire hire is available.
  • There is a practice chipping and putting green.
  • Standard dress codes applies and soft spikes only.


The Lost City Country Club Clubhouse offers all the quality facilities associated with one of the finest golf courses in South Africa, including golf carts, change rooms, lockers, bar and restaurant.

Other facilities include:

  • Chipping green
  • Club hire
  • Driving range
  • Halfway house
  • Health club and spa
  • Lounge
  • Practice bunker
  • Pro shop
  • Putting green
  • Showers


Score Card Lost City Golf Course:


Information about the 18 holes course:


The Famous Holes:


The Course:


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