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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort

    PO Box 17, Zimbali | 4420, Ballito 4422, South Africa
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    • Excellent46%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    Private Secure spacious . 5 stars,world class experience. They made my four kids and wife feel so rock starish! From front door to biltong delivered to the room. Well priced and what an experience! Everything was so African upsized. Well doneMore

    Thank shawrobuk
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 20 January 2017

    Dear shawrobuk Thank you for sharing your positive review with us. We are ecstatic to hear that your stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort exceeded your expectations! We are happy to hear that you found our hotel to be a world class experience and that...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    Zimbali is a great resort for a short stay. The service was very friendly despite the waiters all working on African maybe time. The resort boast three super large swimming pools, two of which have bar/ restaurants. I enjoyed all the facilities. The spa is...More

    Thank Wezlove
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 19 January 2017

    Dear Wezlove Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort. We are happy that you enjoyed our facilities, from the pools to the restaurants to...More

    Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

    This Resort is amazing. From the scenic views to the comfortable rooms, all of it just combines so well. The staff are extremely friendly, most of them that we met were uber pleasant. The room is extremely comfortable and yet intimate enough for a honeymoon....More

    Thank Zayyaan E
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 12 January 2017

    Dear Zayyaan Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are delighted that your experience at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort exceeded your expectations! We are happy to hear that everything from our breathtaking view, comfortable rooms, friendly staff, pool areas and services made a...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I spent 2 nights at the resort at the beginning of January. The accommodation and grounds were really lovely and we had a memorable stay. The view from the room was splendid and we enjoyed watching the dolphins frolicking in the ocean...More

    Thank P J
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 12 January 2017

    Dear P J Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are happy to know that our beautiful location, active wildlife, dining facilities...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

    Great room, excellent service, superb breakfasts. We were warmly welcomed, car taken care of. Room with great view. A monkey came to drink milk, but they cleaned straight away. Breakfast with great options.More

    Thank Kaviraj R
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 10 January 2017

    Dear Kaviraj R Thank you for sharing your stay with us. We are ecstatic to hear that you had a wonderful visit at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort! We are pleased to hear that your room, dining experiences and our service delivery all left you with...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf course
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$189 - US$425 (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
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    • 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
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    MimieW
    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
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    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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    "We had a beautiful free standing bath in our room with forest style views :)"
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    "Rooms in the lodge are in small blocks with a few rooms each and can be a long way from everything else."
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    "Higher floor at Fairmont lodge has best views."
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    "Rooms that face the beach and the main pool are the best but they do offer suites and full villas as well."
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