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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort

    PO Box 17, Zimbali | 4420, Ballito 4422, South Africa
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      2 adults
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          USD 218*
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          Overview
          • Excellent47%
          • Very good25%
          • Average15%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible5%
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          “kids club” (9 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
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          Poolside Bar
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          Golf Course
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          Private Balcony
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          1 - 5 of 790 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We stayed at the Zimbali suites, which is kind of connected to the main hotel. You can stay at the suites and use the facilities of the hotel. The nice thing about the suites is that they are self catering. I found the food at...More

          Thank Grennie47
          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 5 May 2017

          The Fairmont Zimbali Resort was our first stop in South Africa. It is a beautifully designed resort with large comfortable rooms. Staff were all friendly, helpful and charming. In fact that was our experience wherever we stayed in South Africa. There were two weddings on...More

          Thank DMSG
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear DMSG Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that your stay with us exceeded your expectations! We are happy to hear that our room offering, staff presentation and dining experience all left a lasting...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We stayed in a king sea view room. Room was very spacious, big enough to also accommodate our 3 year old daughter. Everything at the hotel is exquisite, 5* deluxe, But being a well traveled individual with years of experience in the travel industry, I...More

          Thank vangovender
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 5 days ago

          Dear vangovender Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We are delighted to know that your overall stay with us was an enjoyable experience and that you found our hotel to be exquisite with impressionable dining outlets and that you...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We enjoyed the tranquil atmosphere of Zimbali Lodge which allowed for a relaxed and enjoyable few days. The call of the fish eagle and forest view from our room was an ideal set-up to recharge. The infinity swimming pools and natural forest gardens is a...More

          Thank Petro K
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Petro K Thank you for sharing your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you find the Lodge to be the ideal set-up to recharge and renew your spirit. We are happy to know that you enjoyed the tranquility of our surroundings...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We drove up from Jo-burg and checked in just after 23:30 and the gentleman that checked us in was friendly and welcoming. However the following occurred *the walls were carelessly patched with pollyfilla all the way to our room. *The room was cold as the...More

          Thank Shreck-1
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Shreck-1 Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are saddened to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations and we are sorry for any discomfort caused. Our team was informed of the difficulties you faced and have since addressed many...More

          Fairmont Zimbali Lodge
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Beachfront
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Golf Course
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 173 - USD 415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 154
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          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Ballito
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          • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Karenherts
          We're travelling in winter - is there a heated pool? Suggested activities for a 4 and 7 year old? Thx so much
          17 September 2016|
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          Response from aju2000 | Reviewed this property |
          We were at Zimbali in cold weather and a heated pool was not ever mentioned, I don't think they have one. There are no lifeguards at any pool. The resort will take you to the swimming beach and you may have some nice days... More
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          Bnkb17
          Hi. Would you recommend the Zimbali resort or the lodge for a honeymoon ? Is it easy getting to the town area using taxi ? Does the Resort cater for muslim 'halal' meals ?
          11 June 2016|
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          Response from RUDI T | Reviewed this property |
          Yes , idea for weddings . The hotel offers a shuttle service - and there is a number of taxi services available
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          RubysMRU
          Hi. I would like to know if the food at any of the restaurants is halal? I see many reviews where people are complaining of the information given by the hotel/staff. Can you please confirm which of the restaurants provided halal food? thanks.
          12 April 2016|
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          Response from Zayyaan E |
          There are many halal restaurants in Durban. Umhlanga have many which is a 15 minute drive. I am unaware of zimbali providing halal food but I stand to be corrected. For a full list of halal restaurants nearby you should send... More
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          "i would recommend staying in the Zimbali suites starting with the number 1, they are great and very close to..."
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          "Sea View is the best"
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          "Rooms with Sea Views are great."
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          "All rooms have a Sea view, some have balconies so ask"
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