Accommodating the needs and wants of the modern day sports star is a challenge, but Tsogo Suns Southern Sun The Cullinan, Cape Towns premier home away from home for top local and overseas sports teams, has certainly risen to the occasion. In converting a restaurant area into the bespoke Cullinan Team Room, Southern Sun The Cullinan is uniquely positioned to satisfy the demands made by the likes of the Springboks, Proteas, Super 15 franchises and other sporting teams.

The Team Room, which is conveniently located next to the new Cullinan Fitness Centre, is a single venue that encompasses all sports team requirements including meeting, dining, physio, leisure areas, storage and security.

On the technical side, coaching staff and players alike will appreciate the state-of-the-art computers with high speed internet access for fast video streaming and analysis, whilst overseas teams will welcome the high tech teleconferencing facilities. 46-inch HD televisions make for a dynamic viewing experience and the room also features ceiling mounted, high resolution data projectors to aid in pre-match preparation and post-match analysis.

With diet an increasingly important part of the modern athletes preparation, the Team Rooms dining area is equipped with temperature controlled hot and cold serving facilities, as well as high speed blenders, toaster and sandwich press to cater for in-between-meal snacks, special protein shakes and smoothies.

Down time can be spent in the relaxation and leisure area boasting a pool and foosball table, Nintendo Wii and board games. There is also a dedicated physio area, including a massage plinth, whilst a balcony provides for outside access with braai facilities. Finally, secure access control and a dedicated storage area ensure the safety and security of both the athletes and their equipment.

In creating a unique, tailor-made facility, Tsogo Suns Southern Sun The Cullinan has entrenched its position as the premier destination for professional sports teams playing in the Mother City.