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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika Sandton

    20 Maude Street | Sandown, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for more than one week. I enjoyed the place with the trees, the pools, the restaurant and the bar. Staff very nice et efficient. Very near from the principal mall and business center of SandtonMore

    Thank Bourel R
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear “Bourel R” Your feedback on ‘TripAdvisor’ is much appreciated. We are delighted about your compliments and we will certainly congratulate our STAFF for their friendly service. As you mentioned we are in the “heart” of the Sandton business district and Nelson Mandela Square is...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    So my start to my stay here wasn't great, you don't want to walk ages to your room to find that your room key doesn't work, and that gets compounded by meeting staff who don't seem to care too much including reception who didn't even...More

    Thank Marco R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What a fantastic welcome upon check in; being met by management – and without a doubt the presence of management certainly echoed through our entire stay over the weekend. Check in was swift and we were showed to our room by one of the porters...More

    Thank DJayneB
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear " DJayne B" Thank you for your candid review on TripAdvisor’, of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to our team. How wonderful for not comparing us to the “cookie cutter hotels” and instead experiencing the true “BALALAIKA”. The...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I love this hotel first for it location and cleanness. I had a good time there because it is locate near and at walking distance to so many places, such as restaurants, stores, banks, and mostly at walking distance to Nelson Mandela Town Square. It...More

    Thank mudilak
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear “Mudila” Your feedback on ‘tripadvisor’ is much appreciated. We are delighted about your compliments and we will certainly congratulate our STAFF for their friendly service. Thank you for mentioning our free shuttle to Nelson Mandela Square & the Gautrain Station. As you said we...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The staff are very friendly and seem to do their best to make things as comfortable as possible. The room that i stayed in kept losing WIFI reception which made it very frustrating as we were there on business. The overall state of the conference...More

    Thank plouwrens
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear “plouwrens” Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience on ”tripadvisor”. It appears from your feedback that there were a few challenges during your stay with Internet performance. In today’s modern world, we certainly understand how important Internet performance is to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • USD 103 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
    • #10 Business Hotel in Sandton
    • #14 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 330
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    • Also Known As
    • Protea Hotel Johannesburg ,
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    coach766
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Balalaika_Management | Property representative |
    Hi Yes we do. We have a kettle with complimentary tea, coffee, milk and sugar. Regards Tessa
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    Robert H
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Betti M | Reviewed this property |
    Sadly we only had coffee before leaving for a 7am flight, but there was scrambled eggs bacon a variety of breads pastries fruit etc.
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    Karen R
    31 May 2017|
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    Response from Maria L | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I took the shuttle from the hotel to the airport and was cheaper than a taxi, I do not remember how much, but was very convenient. You should call the hotel to help you taking the shuttle from the airport to the... More
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    "Most if not the majority of the room in the back are quiet and mostly discrete, resting!"
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    "in the city centre"
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