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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort

    PO Box 17, Zimbali | 4420, Ballito 4422, South Africa
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          USD 216*
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          Overview
          • Excellent47%
          • Very good25%
          • Average15%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          “coral tree” (52 reviews)
          “pools” (141 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
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          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 7 November 2016

          We stayed at Zimabli Hotel during my son's mid-term break. The room was average, floor was not clean when we arrived. Great bath and shower facilities. The children's programme was not available even though it was school holidays. Not much to do at the resort...More

          Review collected in partnership with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
          1  Thank boitumelom616
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 8 November 2016

          Dear boitumelom616 Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback. We are disheartened to hear that you did not feel accommodated for during your stay with us. We are sorry that your interaction with our Concierge Team and Manager was an unpleasant...More

          Reviewed 7 November 2016

          Fairmont Zimbali Resort is one of the most amazing places I have ever been to. I was treated like a queen by the staff, the room was amazing. I was on the sixth floor and the view from my room looked like something out of...More

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          Thank bonolom566
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 8 November 2016

          Dear bonolom566 Thank you for your feedback. We are overjoyed to hear that you felt like royalty during your stay with us. We are happy that you took pleasure in your accommodation and view and to hear that our staff left a lasting impression on...More

          Reviewed 6 November 2016

          I stayed here by myself for some pampering. I did spa treatments everyday and ordered room service at night. The rooms were elegant and classy and the service was on point - which is to be expected considering the rates. I would stay here again....More

          Thank Tamarin F
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 7 November 2016

          Dear Tamarin F Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are so pleased to hear that you had a wonderful stay filled with pampering. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our facilities, environment and ease of booking. The Fairmont Zimbali Resort...More

          Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

          Nice place to stay for some days. 45 minutes away from Durban centre, this is the right place to have rest in hilly estate with nice pools. Facing the ocean, but not really recommended to go for swimming there, you will certainly enjoy the pools....More

          Thank Sarisse
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 7 November 2016

          Dear Sarisse Thank you for sharing your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, from our location to our facilities and service. We hope to host you again for another long weekend in the future. Kind Regards, Nils Rothbarth...More

          Reviewed 5 November 2016

          Me and my wife had a great weekend at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort. From their warm welcome of hand-washing to their amazing dining experience. This resort has all we needed for a nice and cozy weekend stay, we enjoyed the oceans views abd beach walks....More

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          Thank sibusisoleonards
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 7 November 2016

          Dear sibusisoleonards Thank you for sharing your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful experience at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort, from our hand-washing experience to dining and to our beautiful surroundings! We look forward to host you again in...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
          • 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 169 - USD 400 (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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          • South Africa >
          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Ballito
          • Also Known As
          • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
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          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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