North West - New visitors arriving at Sun City Resort are being advised to return home after a "freak hail storm" hit the resort, damaging buildings and vehicles.
Sun City Resort on Sunday confirmed that a "freak hail storm" which hit the North West region of the Pilansberg and surrounding areas around 4.30pm on Saturday afternoon caused damage to buildings and vehicles.
The situation is serious but under control, Thabo Mosololi, Chief Operating Officer said in a statement.
"Most of the damage was caused by flash flooding at the Sun Central family and entertainment precinct, and in ground floor hotel rooms. Visitors intending to travel to Sun City are advised to first check with the respective hotels they are booked into, before travelling to the resort.
"By midnight last night, the estimated number of rooms affected include 80 rooms at the Soho Hotel, 40 rooms at the Cabanas, 30 at the Cascades Hotel, 26 at the Vacation Club and 20 at The Palace.