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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort

    PO Box 17, Zimbali | 4420, Ballito 4422, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good24%
    • Average16%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    We had flown from London into Durban via Jo'berg and decided to stay a couple of nights at Zimbali to unwind. Great decision! The staff are friendly and helpful, the food superb. Make time to try out the breakfast spread, in particular the smoothie bar...More

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

    Dear Bullycayman We appreciate you taking the time to share your stay with us. It is a joy to hear that you decided to visit us during your stay in South Africa and that we left a lasting impression on you! We are pleased to...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    What a gem is Fairmont Zimbali Resort - Excellent service from all staff Awesome views from our luxurious room Highly recommend this venue Close to so many extra activities in Ballito A must if visiting Kwa Zulu NatalMore

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    Thank 659hazelb
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear 659hazelb Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the entirety of your stay at our resort from our staff service to the breathtaking views to the luxurious room offering. Thank you...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    Always wanted to visit Zimbali and it didn't disappoint my expectations. The views from the rooms are very beautiful. Beautiful location, excellent staff treatment. Great golf course. Enjoyed every moment.More

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

    Dear Elaine G We appreciate you sharing your stay with us. We are thrilled to know that your visit to our Resort exceeded your expectations! We are happy to hear that our breathtaking rooms, location, facilities and our staff all left a favourable impression on...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    Stunning place easily accessible even if you are not a stay in guest. I popped in for lunch and I had a time of my life. The waiter was provided excellent service and the food was fresh and very tasty. The prices are affordable.More

    Thank silindilec
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 14 August 2017

    Dear Silindilec Thank you for sharing your dining experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed lunch at our hotel and that our service and food left an impression on you. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Kind Regards,...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    The Zimbali Resort is a beautiful hotel set within a large gated resort. We came here with our 3 kids (ages 13,10,6) and had the pleasure of being upgraded to the Presidential Suite. It's an incredible hotel suite with 2 livingrooms, dining room, 2 kitchens,...More

    Thank FunInJerusalem2011
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 14 August 2017

    Dear FunInJerusalem2011 Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful review with us. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable family holiday at our Resort. We are happy to hear that you delighted in the Presidential Suite and that the...More

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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
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 189 - USD 424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 154
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ballito
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    • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
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    vixi m
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Mahdi B | Reviewed this property |
    If I were you, I would go for Fairmont Zimbali Resort with no hesitation. I was there with my family as 5 adults in 2 rooms. The rooms are spacious and convenience. The resort and facility are perfect. you are away 5 min... More
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    MimieW
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from Shreck-1 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi MimieW, Best you call Fairmont Zimbali Hotel 1st because some parts are under construction and not accessible, service is questionable to my experience. FYI Kruger National Park is 9 hours drive from Zimbali, best you... More
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    Elvis B
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Bongzah | Reviewed this property |
    I concur with Fares and Grennie47. Just remember to come back for lunch if u went to the surroundings. Kids including yourself will enjoy eating Ayoba restaurant.
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    "Higher floor at Fairmont lodge has best views."
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    "Rooms that face the beach and the main pool are the best but they do offer suites and full villas as well."
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