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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika Sandton

    20 Maude Street | Sandown, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent27%
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    One of Johannesburg’s best known hotels from days gone by. Still has a great bar and a cozy feel to it. Getting tired now but renovations slowly ongoing. However, the front desk staff have always been an issue. Most seem like they simply don’t want...More

    Thank Mark B
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 4 days ago

    Dear "Mark B" Thank you very much for your candid review on ‘TripAdvisor’, of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to our team. Your valued feedback highlighted a number of areas for improvement that I have since shared with our...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Spent three nights here and was very pleased with the property. The room was very clean and while not super modern, it was tastefully decorated and provided all the amenities for a comfortable stay. I am pleased I added on the breakfast as it was...More

    Thank Questovia
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 4 days ago

    Dear "Questovia" Thank you for your words of appreciation on TripAdvisor’, of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to our team. One of our key priorities is to provide the highest level of friendly and courteous service. So good to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This Protea hotel is slightly older and the décor is absolutely outdated. Staff, however, is friendly and in general willing and service-orientated. Rooms vary greatly and can be quite far away from the entrance. The hotel has 2 courtyards with small swimming pools and sun...More

    Thank P M
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 4 days ago

    Dear "P M" Thank you for your words of appreciation on TripAdvisor’, of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to our team. One of our key priorities is to provide the highest level of friendly and courteous service. In taking...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This Hotel has a good ambiance and history and of course a good location.However the room service and cleaning staff is way below par . They wake the guests up at 8am in the morning asking to clean rooms !! on arrival we could not...More

    Thank Ulrich E S
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 4 days ago

    Dear “Ulrich E.S” Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience on “TripAdvisor”. Your feedback is extremely valuable to our TEAM. On behalf of the Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika Sandton TEAM, I would like to apologize most sincerely for the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Older, historic Hotel in good suburb. Overall building layout a little unconventional, but compensated by lovely, extensive central gardens which provide a pleasant setting. Rooms comfortable, clean and with all modern facilities. WIFI a little irregular & slow at times. Easily accessible to JHB International...More

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    • 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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    • US$71 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Sandton
    • #10 Business Hotel in Sandton
    • #14 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
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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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    2 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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