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    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good26%
    • Average21%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
    Travelers 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 center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Golf course
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge was a great surprise for me. I booked to stay near the Zimbali golf course. It is in walking distance. You can see the view from the room, just stunning. The room is spacious and bed very comfortable. I slept well. The...More

    Thank Francis B
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    After informing the lodge in writing that we would be checking in late after our conference ended, we were very surprised at the zero welcome when we arrived at 6.10pm. The receptionist asked what we were doing as they were not expecting anyone. We had...More

    Thank Mandy H
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The Zimbali lodge experience is one that rivals those of exclusive overseas getaways. From the reception to the golf carts that take you to your room , to the serenity and peacefulness of your room. Zimbali lodge is absolutely tranquil. The food at the restaurants...More

    Thank Hayden S
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I have mixed feeling about our recent stay at Zimbali Lodge. I stayed here a few years ago and I remember it being a great, opulent, relaxing visit. This time? I am not so sure. The setting is as beautiful as I remember it, lush...More

    Thank Iris-woof
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Note that you don't have direct access to the rooms and have to wait for a buggy to take you there. Can be very inconvenient with a large group. Food was good Always check your room rate and conditions as I had to involve the...More

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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort
    853 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
     
    The Oyster Box
    1,789 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
    Zimbali View Eco Guesthouse
    306 reviews
    #1 of 23 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Ballito
     
    Beverly Hills
    1,046 reviews
    #4 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center 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 Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf course
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • $108 - $177 (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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    Traveler (265)
    Pool & Beach (42)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (171)
    Bathroom (9)
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    xhotfeetx
    February 9, 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
    January 16, 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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