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    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    “golf course” (46 reviews)
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    Wifi
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    Reviewed 9 March 2016

    We stayed at the Zimbali Lodge and loved it. It is set within a coastal forest and is a lovely secluded place for a relaxing stay. The breakfasts at the Lodge were good. There was a reasonable choice for lunch at the bar by the...More

    Thank Julia G
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 March 2016

    Dear Julia G Thank you for taking to the time to share your lovely review with us. We are happy to hear that you had an enjoyable stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and that every need was catered to. We will be sure to...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    I came to South Africa from the US to visit my sister who lives in Jo'burg. This was my first visit to Durban. I was not disappointed. The room was lovely and quiet with a superb view of the forested area on the property. Upon...More

    Thank Angela2b
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 March 2016

    Dear Angela2b Thank you for sharing your lovely review with us following your recent stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We are happy to hear that enjoyed your stay with us and that all of your expectations were exceeded. Thank you for the kind words...More

    Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

    Zimbali is a quick 15-20 min drive from King Shaka airport. The resort complex has everything you need - restaurants, pools, spa, gym, walking trails, golf,etc. Unfortunately the beaches have no shark nets and are not suitable for swimming. The rooms are large and well...More

    Thank AlexisZA
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 31 March 2016

    Dear AlexisZA Thank you for sharing your lovely review with us following your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you had a wonderful experience at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future to deliver...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    One cannot deny that the setting is beautiful with lush vegetation and wonderful views over the golf course to the inland ponds and the Indian ocean in the distance.. The staff were excellent,helpful,friendly and informative. The outside of the lodges could do with a coat...More

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

    Dear Sheila F We appreciate you taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us. We are delighted to hear that our staff left a lasting impression on you and that you had an excellent experience at the OSA Restaurant based at the Resort....More

    Reviewed 12 February 2016

    My wife and I got married at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge in June 2007 and decided to make a return visit whilst travelling through South Africa this year. From the moment we stepped through the door we were greeted with enthusiasm, warmth and friendliness by Keshan...More

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

    Dear Malcolm G Thank you for sharing your lovely review with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a memorable 5 night stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and that it brought back fond memories of your special day. We look forward to...More

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    About
    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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$112 - US$276 (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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    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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    "Stay in rooms nearby the lodge and close windows as there are monkeys."
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    "Sea view with the forest and lake is a must"
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