Protea Hotel Wanderers - Johannesburg

Corner Corlett Drive And Rudd Road, Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2116  show map
 4 stars
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Protea Hotel Wanderers - Johannesburg

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

Situated near a zoo, golf courses and a stadium, the 4-star Protea Hotel Wanderers offers a barber shop, live performances and squash courts along with a welcoming atmosphere. This attractive hotel dates from 1999 and was refurbished in 2012.

The property is located in Sandton district, 1.8 km from Dunkeld West Shopping Centre. Guests can get to Johannesburg city center, which is 8 km away.

Occupying good location, the hotel lies close to lakes and parks.

A 20-minute walk will take you to Gautrain Rosebank subway station. Protea Hotel Wanderers is 25 minutes’ drive away from OR Tambo airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 229 non-smoking rooms appointed with climate control, TV, an iron with ironing board, a closet and a work desk. The rooms feature antique décor and en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests are offered a buffet breakfast served in the restaurant. The modern restaurant serves special meals. Bellinis and The Patisserie serve a selection of meals within 300 meters from the venue.

Services

Guests can make use of 24-hour room service, turndown service and newspaper service as well as a designated area for smoking, a beauty shop and a luggage storage.

Relax

The property offers cots and a kids' club for guests checking in with children. On-site fitness amenities include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   229.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Bowling
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts
  • Table tennis
  • Squash

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Paid porterage

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Protea Hotel Wanderers - Johannesburg Johannesburg location
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Hotel Address:

Corner Corlett Drive And Rudd Road, Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2116

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City Center
  • Johannesburg
    4.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gautrain Sandton Station
    1.9 mi
  • Ellis Park Railway Station
    4.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Gautrain Rosebank Station
    1.0 mi
  • Gautrain Park Station
    4.4 mi
Restaurants
  • The Patisserie
    1000 ft
  • Parea Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    229

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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Rooms and availability

Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    12 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard Guest Room, 1 King, Mini fridge, Wireless internet, complimentary, Coffee/tea maker, TV

Protea Hotel Wanderers photos Room
Standard King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE]-Double room King bed

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Deluxe Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe Guest Room, 1 King, Mini fridge, Wireless internet, complimentary, Coffee/tea maker, TV

Protea Hotel Wanderers photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Double room

Protea Hotel Wanderers Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry1.0 mi
  • American Chamber of Commerce1.1 mi
  • Sasol1.2 mi
  • British Chamber of Business1.9 mi
  • Citibank SA1.9 mi
  • HSBC Africa2.1 mi
  • Nedbank Head Office2.2 mi

Train stations

  • Gautrain Sandton Station1.8 mi

Convention centers

  • Sandton Convention Centre1.9 mi

Shopping areas

  • Melrose Arch Shopping Centre5000 ft
  • Rosebank Mall1.1 mi
  • Dunkeld West Shopping Centre1.1 mi
  • Hyde Park Johannesburg1.3 mi
  • Sandton City Shopping Centre1.6 mi
  • Sandton City shopping mall1.7 mi
  • Nelson Mandela Square1.9 mi
  • Killarney Mall2.2 mi

Stadiums

  • The Wanderers Grounds1700 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • Witwatersrand (Wits) University1.4 mi

Business areas

  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange JSE2.2 mi

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Wanderers Golf Club1700 ft
  • Killarney Golf Club1.2 mi

Underground stations

  • Gautrain Rosebank Station5000 ft

Local attractions

  • African Craft Market of Rosebank1.1 mi
    Cradock Ave, Johannesburg
  • South African National Museum of Military History2.1 mi
    20 Erlswold Way, Johannesburg
  • Johannesburg Zoo2.6 mi
    Upper Park Road near Jan Smuts, Johannesburg
  • Everard Read Gallery1.1 mi
    6 Jellicoe Ave., Johannesburg
  • Satyagraha House2.5 mi
    15 Pine Road, Orchards, Johannesburg

Near the hotel

  • James and Ethel Grey Park4200 ft
    Melrose Street, Johannesburg

    Restaurants nearby

    • The Patisserie1000 ft

      Address: Post Office Centre, Rudd Road

      73% likes this, based on 33 reviews

    • Bellinis1500 ft

      Address: 18 Chaplin Road

      75% likes this, based on 61 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • Beefcakes Johannesburg1900 ft

      Address: 198 Oxford Road

      63% likes this, based on 35 reviews

    • Parea Restaurant1200 ft

      Address: 3 Corlett Drive
      Phone: ( 011 ) 788-8777

      74% likes this, based on 70 reviews
      Cuisine: Greek

    • Pimento1700 ft

      Address: Corner of Oxford and Chaplin Road
      Phone: +27112680869

      66% likes this, based on 43 reviews
      Price Range: USD 17 - USD 22

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of floors:
      7
    • Number of rooms:
      229

    Hotel Awards

    South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedJohannesburgProtea Hotel Wanderers

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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    Protea Hotel Wanderers Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Protea Hotel Wanderers

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 59 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      The food is much better than I remember. Great bar serviuce especially from Mantoi. Great energy!!

      Apple on stand in room had been half eaten and turned the other way. Was not changed when room serviced.

    • Older travelers
      6.4

      Staff was very helpful

      Computer and Tv did not work.No evacuation of the water in the bath.We went to a 5star hotel in Sandton for breakfast .Absolutely stunning ,comparing with the protea hotel and cheaper!!!!!!

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      We booked on line,but hotel had not been notified, updated

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      It feels like it is safe, and we liked the Lux Express service

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      The attitude of the staff - friendly and willing to help with any queries as best as they knew how.

      Booking was for - a non-smoking twin bedded room - we were given a smoking room with a double bed !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Single
      8.8

      Unfortunately their system did not show that I did book. So, I was lucky to have found a room still available. You need to get your system communicate with theirs.

    • Couple
      10.0

      Great place, very friendly staff, breakfast was outstanding

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Friendly staff

      Location not ideal for leisure travellers

    • Family with children
      7.0

      The Protea Hotel is conveniently located close to a golf course. Parking is not a problem. Its quiet and a good place for business and for taking family too!

      They can improve on the dining side or suggest to guests other alternatives in the area.

    • Single
      7.8

      Excellent Location with quality restaurant and workout facilities. I will stay here again on business trips to Jo'burg.

    • Single
      8.2

      Efficient room service, quick and good

      Internet connection, why can we get a free connection or attractive daily package ?

    • Couple
      7.0

      i liked the room, the finishes are all very modern. DSTV as well as they had more channels

    • Single
      9.6

      I travel a lot in the US and had opportunity to live in many hotels. I was a little skeptical about living in a hotel in South Africa but Protea Hotel Wanderers is one of the best hotels I stayed in. The staff is very professional and accommodating.

      Everything was to my liking.

    • Couple
      9.2

      Big hotel with nice rooms. We have found everything necessary in the room.

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      I got an excellent bargain through Booked.net so was very happy to see a business class hotel and facilities for the price. We ate delicious meals--the mixed grill and smoked salmon plate in particular.

      The location was nowhere near any shopping, restaurants or attractions within walking distance, nor were local taxis available--just expensive hotel transport. I never did figure out where to get a towel for the pool.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Protea Hotel Wanderers - Johannesburg Johannesburg location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Corner Corlett Drive And Rudd Road, Illovo, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2116

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Johannesburg
      4.8 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Gautrain Sandton Station
      1.9 mi
    • Ellis Park Railway Station
      4.5 mi
    Underground stations
    • Gautrain Rosebank Station
      1.0 mi
    • Gautrain Park Station
      4.4 mi
    Restaurants
    • The Patisserie
      1000 ft
    • Parea Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
      1200 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of floors:
      7
    • Number of rooms:
      229

    Hotel Awards

    South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedJohannesburgProtea Hotel Wanderers

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

    Use Badge