Balata @ The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort

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Thai prawn and papaya salad, braised oxtail in red wine and Salmon Vichyssoise. Sounds mouth-watering? It certainly is. Top it off with Date and Toffee pudding with crunchy hazelnut ice cream for dessert, and you are certainly in for a pleasant flavour surprise!

Featuring stylish fireplaces and a range of seating plans, Balata Restaurant is mostly known for its sumptuous breakfasts, Sunday lunches and Wine Dinners. Balata Restaurant has become the most sought after restaurant in fine dining under the leadership of Executive Chef, Jean-Pierre Siegenthaler. All meals are prepared with great attention to detail and only the very best of local produce is sourced and served fresh every day… definitely a cut above the rest!


The Fairway offers magnificent breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as an exclusive venue for corporate golfing days, functions and conferences as well as weddings. Free Wifi is available throughout the hotel, making it convenient for business executives and wedding planners. Guests can also work from the Vista Deck which provides a lovely outlook onto the fairways and greens. The Fairway has 62 hotel rooms and 14 double storey Golf Villas, a gym, tennis courts and Spa facilities which further add to the enjoyment and comfort of guests during their stay.


Brides can look forward to a magnificent chapel and the Windsor Ballroom for hosting their function. Being the meeting venue in Johannesburg, Bar Verve has become renowned for after work cocktails which may well extend into unparalleled late night Fine Dining in Balata Restaurant.

The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is a member of the Guvon Hotels and was awarded with ‘Best New Hotel Africa and Indian Ocean’ at the World Travel Awards 2010. The Balata Restaurant is accredited with the American Express Platinum Fine Dining Award 2013, 2014, 2015. 2016 and 2017.

DURING LOAD SHEDDING and water restrictions: We have a 630KVA generator which runs 100% of the Hotel, Spa and Chapel and the hotels water supply is secured by 80,000 litre reservoir.




Directions from Sandton City Shopping Centre to The Fairway Hotel & Golf Resort (11km)

When leaving Sandton City Shopping Centre go down Sandton Drive. Travel down Sandton Drive until you reach William Nicol Drive. Turn right into William Nicol and carry on straight until you reach Republic Road. Turn left into Republic Road and carry on straight. Cross over the Bram Fischer Road. Pass Brightwater Commons on your left, Cross over Malibongwe Drive. You will see a Fruit & Veg City on your right. At the traffic light turn right into Volsoo Take the 1st street right into Burger Street. At the traffic circle turn left into Klub Street. Go through the boom gate until you get to a T-junction At the T-junction turn right into Fairway Drive. At the traffic circle turn left into Setperk Street which leads to the hotel front gate. You will arrive at the entrance gate of the Hotel and Golf Club. Please keep to the right and follow the signage for The Fairway Hotel & Spa.


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Setperk Street


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Food Served
MediterraneanContemporaryFine DiningSouth African
Average Price$$$
Payment accepted
Trading Hours
Monday - Sunday
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Secure Parking
Outside Seating
Outside Catering
Load Shedding
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