Top 10 Things To Do In Pilanesberg

1. Tantalise your taste buds at Acacia Terrace Café

The poolside restaurant at The Kingdom Resort, Acacia Terrace Café, is the perfect place to enjoy scrumptious meals with family and friends. The sounds of water cascading into the pristine swimming pools add to the ambience of this chic family-friendly restaurant. The menus offer a large selection of meals to suit picky eaters, and the wood-oven pizzas are simply the best in the Pilanesberg – where even kids can experience making their own pizzas!

“Had a great time at Acacia Terrace Café. Had wonderful steak, schnitzel and pizzas that [were] out of this world.” – Belinda

2. Spoil yourself at Body Bliss Day Spa

The serenity of the Pilanesberg provides the perfect setting for much-needed pamper sessions. Body Bliss Day Spa, located at The Kingdom Resort, offers women, men, and children the “royal treatment” providing the ultimate wellness and relaxation experience. Indulge in luxury facials, several types of relaxing massages, and even a bubbling Jacuzzi session overlooking the tranquil dam.

The Pilanesberg’s misty magic evokes a sense of peace and will leave you refreshed and rejuvenated after your stay.

3. Invoke your inner archer

The ancient warrior sport of Archery is fun, challenging, and a perfect way to keep the entire family entertained. The adrenalin of shooting a bow and drilling bulls-eyes is intoxicating yet at the same time a satisfying way to ramp up the camaraderieship within a group of family and friends.

The next time that you’re at The Kingdom Resort, visit the Leap Adventures Desk to book an Archery instructor and equipment so that you and your companions can attempt a few bulls-eyes.

4. Explore the Bush by Quad Bike

Explore the open trails of the Pilanesberg on a guided quad bike tour with a group of family and friends. The quad biking trail begins at The Kingdom Resort and meanders along North West Bushveld, leading to the serenity of the dam. Visit the Leap Adventure Desk, at The Kingdom Resort, for several adrenalin-fuelled activities.

5. Quench your thirst at the Jungle Bar and Lounge

Sit back and enjoy jungle-style vibes in the Bush, thanks to the sandy floor, swing seating, and comfy couches at the Jungle Bar and Lounge, located at The Kingdom Resort. Overlooking the Splash Waterpark, the Jungle Bar and Lounge is the perfect spot to keep cool, while kiddies play at the Splash Kingdom Waterpark.

With a large selection of beverages to choose from, pair your drinks with delicious pizza that you can order from the on-site Acacia Restaurant, to be delivered to you at the bar.

6. Cool down at the Splash Kingdom Waterpark

Unleash the fun at the Waterpark where friends and families get to frolic, play, and slide into the pristine swimming pool. The recently maintained Splash Kingdom Waterpark, at The Kingdom Resort, is the perfect spot to cool down, allowing everyone to enjoy endless hours of fun.

7. Admire the wildlife on amazing Big 5 Game Drives

Pack your binoculars and attempt to see Africa’s Big 5, the Buffalo, Rhino, Elephant, Lion and the Leopard, and experience the thrill of a lifetime. Tour the Pilanesberg National Park in the morning or evening, for some amazing sightings of Africa’s wildlife in their natural habitat, an experience that you’ll talk about for years to come.

Visit the Leap Adventure Desk, at The Kingdom Resort, to book an amazing Big 5 Game Drive.

8. Have a Beach day in the middle of the bush at the Valley of the Waves

Sun City is a tropical paradise nestled in the heart of the bushveld, a mere 5 minutes away from The Kingdom Resort, and a place where families make their way to escape the hustle and the bustle of city life. Enjoy the palm-fringed beach, and waves lapping against the crystal-clear waters – the essential ingredients for a fun-filled holiday with family and friends.

The next time you’re visiting The Kingdom Resort, visit reception for our Free Shuttle Service to Sun City.

9. Experience the world’s fastest Zip Slide at Zip 2000 Zipline

Located within the Sun City premises, Zip 2000 is the original extreme zip slide. This adrenalin-pumping experience will have you flying at record speed through the Pilanesberg, providing a bird’s eye view of the beautiful plant life below. This thrilling experience provides a smooth ride down the Pilanesberg, invoking a feeling of flying through the air, without feeling as if you’re falling.

If you’d like to experience this zip slide, as a guest at The Kingdom Resort, you may contact reception to use the Free Shuttle Service to Sun City.

10. Predator World Big Cat Experience

If you’ve always wanted to see Lions, Cheetahs, Leopards, and other larger cats up-close-and-personal, then a visit to Predator World will be an amazing experience. Knowledgeable guides will show you around and educate you on the behaviours of these elusive predators, and if you visit at the right time during the day, you may even be lucky enough to watch them during their feeding time.

To see all the fun things that you can do at The Kingdom Resort, please check out this video.