Availability: Protea Hotel Balalaika Crown Court

Room type

Standard Twin Apart Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Standard King Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Crown Court Suite Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Two Bedroom Suite Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 adults

Universal Access

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Standard King Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 adults
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Modern hotel with pools in Sandton centre

By shopping complex

Modern hotel with colonial themed design set in lush, landscaped gardens, attached to Village Walk Shopping Centre and within walking distance to Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City Shopping Centre.

Fitness centre

Guests can relax by the two outdoor pools, unwind in the fitness centre, and enjoy fine wines and dining in the restaurant. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access are available.

Satellite television

Protea Hotel Balalaika Crown Court's air-conditioned guestrooms all have satellite TV and desks with modem points.

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Guests of the Protea Hotel Balalaika Crown Court can lounge beside a choice of 2 outdoor swimming pools or relax with a drink and a complimentary paper in front of the open fire in the traditional lounge. The fitness center boasts a state-of-the-art gym and separate steam rooms in the changing rooms. Guests can enjoy drinks and meals in the privacy of their rooms thanks to 24-hour room service.

Knowledgeable staff can provide local information, translation services, and tour advice. The front desk is open round the clock and meeting and conference rooms are available for business use, in addition to a 24-hour business center. Complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access is available in public areas. Those arriving by car can make use of on-site garage parking.

The hotel adjoins the Village Walk shopping complex, with a wide range of shops, boutiques, bars, and restaurants. The hotel offers an airport shuttle (surcharge), a complimentary shopping shuttle, business services, a computer station, a conference center, and event catering. This property is wheelchair-accessible. Medical assistance is available on-site.

  • Steam room
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Fitness facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Parking garage
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Banquet facilities
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Multiple small meeting rooms
  • Multiple large conference rooms
  • Exhibit space
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Shopping on site
  • ATM/banking
  • Currency exchange
  • Laundry facilities
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Elevator/lift
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Business services
  • Wedding services
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Event catering
  • Shopping center shuttle (complimentary)
  • Technology support staff
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Computer station
  • Total number of rooms - 330
  • Medical assistance available
  • Poolside bar
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference center
  • Year Built 1949
  • Train station pickup (complimentary)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Swimming pool - outdoor seasonal
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Television in lobby
  • Tour assistance
  • Translation services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting/conference rooms - 8
  • Security guard
  • Garden
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Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge), Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet


Parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), Parking garage

Room Amenities
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Phone
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • In-room safe
  • Satellite TV service
  • Premium bedding
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
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Guests of the Protea Hotel Balalaika Crown Court enjoy a wholesome breakfast each morning (for which there is a nominal fee if a Bed and Breakfast rate is not purchased).

The Colony Restaurant - Open for breakfast every day, the restaurant boasts views of the landscaped gardens and swimming pool.

The Bull Run Restaurant - Wood and bare brickwork create a warm atmosphere in this fine-dining restaurant and terrace, serving a range of meat and seafood dishes and select wines. Breakfast is served daily in the restaurant's dining room from 6:00 AM to 10:30 AM. Open for lunch and dinner Sunday through Friday and for dinner on Saturday.

The Oval Coffee Shop - Light meals, snacks, cakes, sandwiches, coffees, and muffins in addition to homemade soups are on offer all day in the lobby café.

Lord's Cigar Bar - Solid wood furniture, chandeliers, and plush upholstery characterize this bar where guests can sample cigars from around the world and choose from a long list of cocktails.

Pool Terrace - Overlooks the main swimming pool. A light menu is served during the day.

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The hotel gym features state-of-the art fitness equipment, and separate men's and women's bathrooms, which include showers and saunas.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Racquetball/squash nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Basketball nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction nearby
  • Volleyball nearby
  • Aerobics nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Horse riding/rental nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Golf - miniature nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Bird watching nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours nearby
  • Swimming on site
  • Sports center nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Bungee jumping nearby
  • Bowling alley nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
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Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

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Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
  • A city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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Additional Details

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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A Green / Sustainable Property - Third Party Certified
This property participates in Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa (FTTSA), a third-party certification program that has been independently certified. Third-party certification measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy. An objective assessment of a company's sustainable tourism practices has been performed at this property by an auditor who is independent of the third-party certification program.
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Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa’s official quality assurance organization.

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