The Protea Balalaika is a great choice for guests wanting to be in the middle of Sandton but looking to feel like they are far from the centre of town. With its gardens and beautiful pool and sun bathing area it's a perfect hotel to relax in. The Oval Coffee Shop is located in the hotel lobby and offers a variety of light meals. Cakes, pastries and specialty coffees are also available. There is also a business centre, lounge bar where guests can relax and have a drink and a state of the art fitness centre.
Set in the heart of Sandton, in Johannesburg's prestigious northern suburbs, the Protea Balalaika Sandton is within easy reach of all business and entertainment centers. the hotel is a short 5 minute walk from Sandton City and is a mere 180 meters from the Sandton Convention Center. The hotel is a 30 to 40 minute drive from Johannesburg International Airport, although guests can take the new Gautrain direct to the airport which takes just over 15 minutes - this train station is just a round the corner from the hotel.
The 3 story hotel comprises 330-bedrooms spread over two sections ? the Balalaika and the Crown Court. Both buildings of the hotel have sparkling swimming pools that are set in their own lush, landscaped garden, where guests can relax, unwind and momentarily experience the timelessness and calm of a bygone era.
Colonial in style the large lobby has marble flooring and a long classically stylish wooden reception desk. The low lighting offers travelers a cozy and warm welcome and as a seating area for guests adjacent to the lobby Business Centre.
Pets are allowed