Located in the exclusive Melrose Arch precinct, this lavish design hotel boasts an impressive collection of guest rooms and suites, all outfitted with vibrant furnishings, eclectic motifs, floor-to-ceiling windows and heavenly bedding. With resident ‘Eggsperts’ manning the breakfast buffet to the decadent SocieTEA feasts on Sunday afternoons, visiting epicureans will be treated to a medley of sumptuous dining experiences. As the sun sets, lazy afternoons can be spent poolside or in the chic lounge sipping on signature cocktails.
Why we recommend the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice Melrose
- Premier location in prestigious Melrose Arch
- Luxurious apartments within gated precinct
- Striking guest rooms with vibrant decor
- Sumptuous array of onsite dining experiences
- Stroll to local shopping
Attractions near the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice Melrose
Explore Gold Reef City
Make a trip out to the Gold Reef City complex and enter a world excitement at the onsite theme park. With rides and attractions suited to all ages, the park offers a great day out for the entire family.
Test your nerves on thrill rides like the Anaconda, Golden Loop, Jozi Express, Tower of Terror and UFO. You can then experience an adventurous film at the 4D theatre before setting off for a round of mini-golf at Turtle Creek. The entertainment continues at Town Square, where you can enjoy the music of local South African bands and performers.
After a day of thrills, kids will love the more down-tempo Animal Farmyard. Here they can get up close and personal with friendly horses, mules, geese, tortoises, monkeys, emus, cows and more.
Wander the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens
Located just six kilometres from the city centre, discover the sanctuary of Johannesburg’s Botanical Gardens. Boasting some of the most exquisite plant collections in the world, the gardens contain 4,500 rose bushes, 30,000 trees, a succulent garden, and a herb garden housing many plants used for medicinal and cosmetic purposes.
The gardens also offer three scenic dams on which boating, canoeing and sailing are popular activities. Alternatively, if you’re looking to really relax, the lush green lawns are a perfect place to thrown down a picnic rug, read a book and take in the sunset.
|Laundry service||Wheel chair access in hotel|
|Balcony / terrace (some rooms)||Concierge|
|Laundry room||Swimming pool|
|Swimming pool||Health club or gym|
|Minibar (some rooms)||Air conditioning|
|Microwave (some rooms)||Refrigerator|
|Internet (wireless)||Internet (cable)|
|In room safe||Room service|
|Tea and coffee making facilities||Kitchenette|
|Internet (common wireless)||Non-smoking|