Waterworld is open to day visitors and hotel guests.

  • Day visitors are required to purchase tickets online from ticketpro as tickets are not sold at the gate. These tickets are for entry to Sun City and the Valley of the Waves only. This is necessary to get to Waterworld if you are not staying in one of the hotels within the Sun City Resort.
  • Tickets for all the rides at Waterworld must be purchased from the Waterworld ticket office, located at the Cabanas hotel.
  • We are fully compliant with all Covid-19 Protocols and SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) to protect the health and safety of our guests and staff.

For more information on Covid-19 please visit the COVID-19 Corona Virus South African Resource Portal.

We’ve got something for everyone

Sun City Waterworld has a variety of fun and exciting water sports and activities for the whole family.

We’re located within the beautiful Sun City Resort in the North West province of South Africa, operating on a man-made lake in a natural volcanic valley.

You will find us at the lake in front of the rolling lawns of the Cabanas Hotel.


Activities at Waterworld

Sun City Waterworld is open to both day visitors and hotel residents, seven days a week throughout the year.

You don’t need any previous experience to have the time of your life.

Our friendly and experienced staff are waiting to welcome you and give you the greatest experience of your holiday.

From novice to expert, we cater for everyone.

Shops and Restaurant

Waterworld Beach Shop

The Beach Shop is conveniently located right at Waterworld and offers the very latest in fashion, swimwear, surf wear, accessories and footwear.

You can also buy tickets for all the rides at the Beach Shop. See our price guide for prices of all the rides and activities available at Waterworld.

We cater for the whole family – moms, dads and kids.

Ladies, park your family on the Treasure Island Deck to enjoy a drink or an ice-cream while you indulge yourself in choosing from our super sexy swimwear or flattering summer dresses, accessories and sunnies.

Woman at Sun Cit Waterworld Beach shop
Treasure Island Restaurant

Treasure Island Ice-Cream Bar

If you get hungry after all the activity and shopping, come relax on the deck over the lake and choose from our delicious selection of slushies, drinks or ice-cream.

You can also enjoy a take-away on the white sands of the beach at the water’s edge.

Cabanas Collection

The Cabanas Collection is a delightful little souvenir and gift shop situated in the foyer of the Cabanas Hotel.

The shop is packed with exotic and unique novelties, beadwork, curios, souvenirs, jewellery, accessories, clothing and much, much more.

In case you forgot some of your toiletries at home, we have those too, as well as snacks and sweets, ciggies and drinks.

Our friendly staff are waiting to welcome you.

Interior of the Cabanas Collection shop


Find us

Operating hours

We’re open seven days a week throughout the year.


09h30 to 18h00


09h30 to 17h30

Closed for lunch daily between 13h00 and 14h00