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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort

    PO Box 17, Zimbali | 4420, Ballito 4422, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 4790
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    • Excellent47%
    • Very good24%
    • Average15%
    • Poor9%
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    “zimbali resort” (70 reviews)
    “kids club” (9 reviews)
    “golf course” (43 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Poolside Bar
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had a lovely time here... I've recommended it to my friends and family. I can't wait to go back again! Its really incredible. The rooms, the service, the small fine details just make your stay extra extra special. Keep it up ❤❤More

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    Thank nomvelob
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear nomvelob We appreciate your review regarding your stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will ensure that your comments are shared with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as encouragement to...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    The staff was friendly and welcoming. The room was amazing. overall Zimbali was everything everything I though it would be. They just need to include eNCA news channel (they have ANN7 - Gupta TV). I will definitely be back soon.More

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    Thank samuelbQ9618GB
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear samuelbQ9618GB Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that you took pleasure in your stay with us and we are happy that our staff and room offering left a lasting impression on you. Thank...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We only stayed here for one night, arriving quite late, en route to our next destination. The room was very large, and magnificently appointed and, with the en-suite facilities, more like a suite with a balcony overlooking jungle-like gardens. The only reservation we had was...More

    Thank BandWT4647
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear BandWT4647 Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are happy to hear that the extensive room offering, the breakfast menu and presentation and our infinity pool...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We have stayed at this resort many times and we are even members of the Presidents club and have always loved staying there, but this time we were very disappointed. We stayed at the Resort in September for a long weekend. We stayed in a...More

    Thank julie532
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear julie532 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are saddened to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations formed from your previous stays. We are sorry that you left our hotel dissatisfied with your dining experience....More

    Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

    Thank you for an amazing stay! Great, friendly staff from reception, at poolside and room service! Awesome room with all you need. I had no problems and was very comfortable. A great place to relax and recharge.More

    Thank michellesE8637VX
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 7 November 2017

    Dear michellesE8647VX Thank you for your feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you had an amazing stay with us and that you found our staff to be friendly and your room to be comprehensive. We are happy that you relaxed and recharged with us....More

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Golf course
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$176 - US$684 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 154
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ballito
    • Also Known As
    • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
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    vixi m
    7 August 2017|
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    Response from Mahdi B | Reviewed this property |
    If I were you, I would go for Fairmont Zimbali Resort with no hesitation. I was there with my family as 5 adults in 2 rooms. The rooms are spacious and convenience. The resort and facility are perfect. you are away 5 min... More
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Shreck-1 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi MimieW, Best you call Fairmont Zimbali Hotel 1st because some parts are under construction and not accessible, service is questionable to my experience. FYI Kruger National Park is 9 hours drive from Zimbali, best you... More
    Elvis B
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Bongzah | Reviewed this property |
    I concur with Fares and Grennie47. Just remember to come back for lunch if u went to the surroundings. Kids including yourself will enjoy eating Ayoba restaurant.
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