Situated in the sophisticated suburb of Sandton, the Protea Balalaika is a peaceful hotel offering stylish accommodation within close proximity to local attractions, restaurants and shops. The hotel is styled as a country retreat, with spacious gardens and two swimming pools in its grounds. There is a complimentary luxury shuttle service to nearby Nelson Mandela Square and the Sandton City mall.
All guest rooms at the Protea Balalaika Sandton are newly renovated and decorated in an English country style. The tranquil and spacious rooms come well-equipped, with air conditioning, satellite TV and a safe as standard. The private bathrooms offer separate bath and shower, with complimentary toiletries.
As well as the hotel’s two sparkling outdoor pools and sun terrace, guests’ wellbeing is cared for at the Fitness Centre, where the latest cardiovascular equipment is available alongside the sauna and steam room.
Breakfast is served in The Conservatory Restaurant which has a terrace overlooking the lush gardens. Fill up from the lavish buffet spread on offer, ready for a busy day ahead. Lovers of a good steak will relish dinner at The Bull Run Restaurant. Styled on the lines of an old-school New York Steak House, The Bull Run serves top-quality prime South African beef, stored and aged in-house; perfect when served with a selection of fine Cape wines. Lords Bar is an ideal spot for a cool beer or tempting cocktail, and Coffee on Twenty is the go-to for a barista coffee or a takeaway pastry.
Protea Hotel by Marriott Balalaika Sandton, Johannesburg is featured in the following itineraries:
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