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    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 180*
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          Traveller (250)
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          840 reviews
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          Overview
          • Excellent40%
          • Very good25%
          • Average21%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          “zimbali lodge” (81 reviews)
          “golf course” (43 reviews)
          “infinity pool” (19 reviews)
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          840 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
           
          The Oyster Box
          1,758 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
           
          Zimbali View Eco Guesthouse
          306 reviews
          #1 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Ballito
           
          Beverly Hills
          1,027 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
           
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          Reviewed 28 January 2016

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          1  Thank Sudesh M
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 March 2016

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          Reviewed 16 January 2016

          We travel around very well and stay in great places around the world and always booked great hotels. We have had a fantastic time in South Africa and planned to end our trip here in the lap of luxury of a 5 star hotel. I...More

          5  Thank scott j
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 29 January 2016

          Dear scott j Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review with following your recent stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We are disappointed to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations. We apologise for any inconveniences that you may...More

          Reviewed 14 January 2016

          The Fairmont Lodge at Zimbali offers a complete holiday with a nature reserve, golf course, swimming pools and beaches. It offers walking trails, small wild life as well as being close to many restaurants and bars.More

          1  Thank Desmond G
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 15 January 2016

          Dear Desmond G Thank you for taking the time to share your lovely review with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were able to take advantage of all the wonderful facilities that we have to offer. We...More

          Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

          I've spent 10 days here, and its been really great. My family has loved it too. There's many options at offer from chalets to huge houses and their highly rated hotel, all depending on the amount of people you're with and your budget. If you...More

          Thank wandile_04
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 15 January 2016

          Dear wandile_04 Thank you for sharing your wonderful review with the TripAdvisor community. We are pleased to hear that you had the perfect getaway at our beautiful property and that you and your family loved your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you...More

          Reviewed 6 January 2016

          Zimbali Lodge used to be one of our favourite hotels but unfortunately standards have slipped a lot. The venue has all the ingredients to be awesome but it's just become average. The positives: -The location in the forest is fantastic and it's just a short...More

          1  Thank RosG101
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 15 January 2016

          Dear RosG101 Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback with us regarding your recent stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We would like to extend our apologies for the challenges that you were faced with during your stay and that you left feeling disappointed by...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
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • 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 117 - USD 175 (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
          • Also Known As
          • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito ,
          • Zimbali Hotel ,
          • Zimbali Lodge
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          Traveller (250)
          Pool & Beach (42)
          Room & Suite (35)
          Dining (13)
          Hotel & Grounds (156)
          Bathroom (9)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          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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          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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