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    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    USD 136*
    USD 138*
    USD 135*
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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort
    818 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
     
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    Overview

    • Excellent38%
    • Very good25%
    • Average21%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “zimbali lodge” (80 reviews)
    “golf course” (43 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (19 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    5 Star Hotel
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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort
    818 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
     
    The Oyster Box
    1,691 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
    Zimbali View Eco Guesthouse
    303 reviews
    #1 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Ballito
     
    Coco De Mer
    349 reviews
    #3 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Ballito
     
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    Reviewed 11 February 2017

    This is a rather large place, and normally we wouldn't stay in one. It was fine except the staff was TOO helpful. We sometimes just want a little bit of peace and quiet, so when the door has a do no disturb sign on it,...More

    Thank KarlKarl_Jacobs
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Dear KarlKarl_Jacobs Thank you for taking the time to share your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your overall experience with us. We are glad to hear that our food left a lasting impression on you. We are so sorry...More

    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    the absolute best place to stay in durban! you will never say you in KZN ! the best spa ! the best views ! the pools are massive and awesome fun ! you're not allowed to swim at the beach but perhaps just dipping your...More

    Thank HamzaYacoob
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Dear HamzaYacoob Thank you for taking the time to share your positive review with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a memorable birthday at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge! Happy birthday from all of us at Fairmont, we are honoured that you chose...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile
    Google Translation

    Es ist einfach nur schön hier! Die Lodge ist herrlich. Sehr schönes Haupthaus im Kolonialstil, Pool mit Blick auf den...More

    Thank Stefan K
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Dear Stefan K Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a memorable stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge, and that you enjoyed the beauty of the property and the natural environment. We...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    We visited the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge December 2016 and must say I was impressed by the beauty of the place. Our spacious room overlooked the golf course . there was no noice despite the fact that the resort was fully booked. We enjoyed a complimentary...More

    Thank Rika B
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Dear Rika B Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are ecstatic to hear that your stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge in December exceeded your expectations! We are delighted that the natural beauty, room space and serenity in the busy period all...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    Huge lodge built in colonial style, nice room with balcony heading to the subtropical garden. We had a massage which was really good. Breakfast was the worst we had throughout our SA trip. There is NO restaurant at the lodge !More

    Thank mrsamace
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Dear mrsamace Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We are happy to hear that you found our Lodge to be beautiful in its colonial feel and that our room offering and spa treatment all left a favourable impression on...More

    Fairmont Zimbali Resort
    818 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
     
    The Oyster Box
    1,691 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
    Zimbali View Eco Guesthouse
    303 reviews
    #1 of 23 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Ballito
     
    Coco De Mer
    349 reviews
    #3 of 23 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Ballito
     
    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
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • 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 109 - USD 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    retired0209
    Are there any areas where one can smoke please? Also we stayed with you several years ago and I seen to remember butlers and golf carts to get around. Do you still have them as I am slightly disabled and can't walk very far. We are dud to stAy We are visiting you again at Christmss . A
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    xhotfeetx
    Does the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge do full bord thanks
    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
    Why are you responding to this review? The poster never stayed at the hotel so you should ask TripAdvisor to remove it using the "problem with a review" flag. The guest should have reviewed the restaurant that they are posting about.
    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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