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    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good26%
    • Average21%
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    “zimbali lodge” (87 reviews)
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    Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 16 November 2015

    I have stayed at Zimbali before on both business and personal travel. My husband and I were booked in last Friday as I had a work function at a private residence on the estate. Our flight from JHB was delayed by an hour, so we...More

    Thank MichRocke
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 18 November 2015

    Dear MichRocke Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We appreciate your valuable feedback. We are sad to hear that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. We are sorry for the inconveniences that were caused due to...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2015

    We stayed 3 nights at the Lodge. The room (and this is probably true for the majority of rooms) does not see sunshine at all. The various villas which house the rooms are all situated in a wood which provides deep shadow. This situation together...More

    Thank EssenbachBayern
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 18 November 2015

    Dear EssenbachBayern Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us following your recent stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We are disappointed to hear that your stay did not live up to expectations and that you were unhappy with the...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2015

    My room was sea facing,it was clean.The service was fitting of a 5 start establishment.My daughter and wife had a lot of fun.Valet parking,the room service.The facilities.I want to go back.We are even considering buying timeshare so we can enjoy the beauty of the resort.More

    1  Thank Tebogo167
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 15 October 2015

    Dear Tebogo167 Thank you for your wonderful review of the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and Resort. We are so pleased that you had a lovely stay with us and that your entire family had a fun-filled getaway. We look forward to welcoming you back to our...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2015

    Following our week on safari at the Lakeside Lodge at Entabeni we traveled to Durban from Johannesburg (45min flight) and transferred to the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge not to be confused with the Resort of the same name. We were to stay at the lodge for...More

    Thank Brian9962
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 13 October 2015

    Dear Brian9962 Thank you for sharing your detailed review with the TripAdvisor community. We value your feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and that you were able to make use of all the facilities within...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

    If you want to spoil yourselve, go here! The rooms are huge and very clean and luxurious! The kingsize bed is really big and comfortable. There are a bath tub, seperate shower and seperate toilet in the bath room. The balcony offers a great view...More

    1  Thank AvW12345
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 2 October 2015

    Dear AvW12345 Thank you for taking the time to share your lovely review with us. We are so pleased that you had a wonderful stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and that your every need was taken care of. We are happy to hear that...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 128 - USD 197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ballito
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    xhotfeetx
    10 February 2015|
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    Response from IvanJenkins | Reviewed this property |
    From my understanding, they only offer Bed and Breakfast.. So, no to full board.
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    Jack0705
    16 January 2015|
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    Response from FairmontZimbali | Property representative |
    Dear Jack0705 Thank you for your feedback. Kind Regards Leon Meyer General Manager Fairmont Zimbali Lodge
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    Room Tips
    "Sea view with the forest and lake is a must"
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    "All the views are the same - of the jungle"
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    "We were in room 118 and that was walking distance to the lodge but carts pick u up all the time so no going..."
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    "Rooms inside the main building are bigger and more convenient to getting around the premises."
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