For those who seek premier quality and elegance, the Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton is the distinctively superior choice. Established in 1949, the Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton is a privately owned Premier hotel, set in the heart of Sandton, South Africa.accommodation:
The Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton has gone through an extensive refurbishment programme in 2003/2004 and now boasts 330 brand new bedrooms, which consist of 18 Executive Suites, 4 Deluxe rooms, 8 two-bedroomed suites, 1 one-bedroomed suite, 193 king-bedded rooms, 104 twin-bedded rooms and 2 paraplegic rooms.
The hotel has two sparkling swimming pools surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens. All rooms are a delightful reflection of the English Country theme of the hotel and are fitted to exceed the four star rating. All rooms have individually controlled air-conditioning and heating, private bathrooms with separate showers, modem points, adaptor points for international plugs, T.V. with an additional five satellite stations, three German channels, M-Net, radio, tea/coffee making facilities and electronic safes. Mini-bars are available on request. Non-smoking rooms are available upon request.
The Colony Restaurant
Located in the heart of the Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton and overlooking the beautiful gardens and swimming pool, lies The Colony restaurant. The restaurant is open five days a week for breakfast from 06h30 to 10h00 and weekends from 07h00 to 10h30, where a lavish full English breakfast buffet is served. The restaurant is closed for lunch and dinner. Prokard Gold is accepted.
As the day draws to a close, you can relax with a refreshing cocktail in the gracious surroundings of Lords Bar, while listening to the gentle sounds of a baby grand piano. The Magic Bus, run by Welcome Tours, operates between airport and hotel every hour at a cost of R65 per person, one way.
The Balalaika Sandton Hotel has a total number of 9 venues for conferences, which easily accommodate up to 320 delegates; they can also be used for theatre style and for cocktail parties.More South Africa Hotels and Beach Resorts