Explore South Africa from our Sandton based hotel

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Discover a tranquil oasis in the heart of the bustling business and entertainment hub of Gauteng at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika Sandton. This upscale hotel in Sandton, features two sections, the Balalaika and the Crown Court, each with its own lush, landscaped garden and sparkling swimming pool where guests can relax, unwind & experience the timelessness and calm of a bygone era. Boasting 330 stylish guest rooms and suites, each accommodation is air-conditioned and tastefully furnished in a classic, comfortable style with its own en suite bathroom Refurbishment done in January 2021). Ideally situated for access to the main Johannesburg/Pretoria highway, O R Tambo International Airport and three local airports. Two restaurants provide exceptional on-site dining, including the popular Bull Run Restaurant for steakhouse favourites. Other on-site amenities include a fitness facility (closed for renovation at present), business services and with 9 meeting venues and event space for up to 3

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Key amenities

  • Free high-speed internet
  • Fitness center
  • Pool
  • Airport shuttle


  • Ideal for business or leisure. Offering conference facilities, 2 landscaped gardens with swimming pools, refurbished rooms.

  • Newly refurbished air-conditioned rooms with en suite bathrooms, Smart TV's and free Wi-Fi.

  • Food & beverage outlets include, The Conservatory, the Destinations Lounge, Lords Bar and the premier Bull Run steakhouse.

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Guest rooms refurbished in 2021 with 2 styles to choose from

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