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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika Sandton

    20 Maude Street | Sandown, Sandton 2196, South Africa
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Very old hotel, cramped and weirdly designed with low ceiling and way too little natural light, narrow corridors, room doors that barely open and leave you struggling to get yourself and your luggage in, dark breakfast hall with dirty, stained carpet, average food, and a...More

    Thank Kalamare
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Stayed two nights in a dated room, took two hours and three attempts to get an iron and iron board, by contrast room service was fast, inexpensive and very good food. Used the hotel restaurant one of the two nights, food was of a good...More

    Thank LONGNOR_WOOD_HOL
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This Protea hotel has real potential, which would be realized if • There were 24/7 connectivity. There is not. • The waitresses permitted you to finish your breakfast, without pulling the plate from your table while your back is turned. They do not. • The...More

    Thank constanttraveler71
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I landed in Joburg at 3am and I called Protea before I booked. The reception told me there was a water issue affecting all of Sandton that would be fixed in the morning. When I got there, no water for my entire stay! Plus, neighboring...More

    Thank Vivian N
    Response from Balalaika_Management, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika SandtonResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear “Vivian N”, Thank you very much for your review 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. While it...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stopped here overnight on our way to Safari after flying over from Cape Town. The hotel is a little dated but is very comfortable, with the very good Marriott mattresses which are always good for a restful night's sleep. The breakfast choice was excellent...More

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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$85 - US$170 (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
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Balalaika Hotel ,
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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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