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Zimbali Lodge

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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“golf course”(48 reviews)
“infinity pool”(19 reviews)
“the main hotel”(12 reviews)
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

Our stay in room 707 was very comfortable and the view was exceptional. The service was very good and the staff always friendly. When we reported a problem with the basin plug it was promptly seen to. The only thing that was not good for...More

Thank A5840KKjana
Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 15 January 2016

Dear A5840KKjana Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our service left a lasting impression on you. We thank you for your valuable feedback and hope...More

Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

I am honestly applaud by the conditions of the lodge. In lodge 705 the bed in the main bedroom is making a noise even on just touching. This is the picture of the couch in the living area. Spoke to reception but nothing resolved.Just told...More

Thank Pego M
Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 December 2015

Dear Pego M Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are sorry to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations and that your concerns were not resolved to your satisfaction. We apologise for any inconveniences that you...More

Reviewed 24 December 2015

We got a warm welcome from the friendly staff members. The rooms were outstanding with all the necessities that guests will love to have. I enjoyed the golf cart that ferry us from one destination to the next. The price that is charged for cart...More

Thank Mataks
Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 December 2015

Dear Mataks Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we were able to exceed your expectations. We appreciate your feedback regarding the costs and will review your concerns. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

I am currently staying at the Zimbali lodge. Room is nice, but this pretends to be a 5 star hotel and has almost no hotel features. No room service, service a 2/10, facilities 2/10. Food is reasonably price and taste is reasonable commensurate with price....More

3  Thank obee_konobee
Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 December 2015

Dear obee_konobee Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review with us. We are sorry to hear that your stay did not meet expectations and that you left feeling disappointed by your experience with us. Your concerns are valued and we hope...More

Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Location is great. My concern is that Zimbali Lodge is not safe not just for cars but people too and if anything happens to you as a guest you are on your own. Our holiday was spoiled on the very second day We were at...More

4  Thank Lungelo B
Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 December 2015

Dear Lungelo B Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are sorry to hear about the challenges that you were faced with during your stay with us. As an official representative has already been in contact with you to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 180 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 180 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Debbie A
31 October 2017|
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Response from Rofti | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember it is R250 pp if it is not already included in your stay. I would suggest to take a 5min drive to Ballito Junction and enjoy your breakfast there.
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"In the Lodge, I would make sure to get a first floor room for the best views/light."
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"Try to get a top floor room as you will get a sea view in some cases. Whichever room you chose the balcony..."
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"Choose a room far away from the middle of the hotel."
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"Stay in rooms nearby the lodge and close windows as there are monkeys."
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