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Zimbali Lodge

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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Shuttle Bus Service
Spa
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Golf course
Tennis Court
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Paid Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Park View
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Louis Botha Airport11 km
Pietermaritzburg Airport78 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lodge is comfortable but can surely be upgraded, keeping in line with the other accommodation available within Zimbali. A rating of 7/10 is fair as it also lacks a facility that offers breakfast and dinner. However, it is well kept and other facilities and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Larish_D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attending a close wedding reception and dinner was an amazing event. It was well organised and an excellently catered and the service was exceptional. It was Greek cum Argentinian and a South African cultural experience. It was an evening that was cherished and will be...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank abkarolia
Reviewed 11 October 2018

What a magnificent resort! I stayed in a two bed roomed suite that was exquisite. Layout of the little apartment was stunning that was perfect for a small family. Facilities and services at the resort is world class.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank TilaniE
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Touching Base With Family, We Went Through a Ring Of Steel.... Entrance is On Merit.For those that Love Racing , Be Warned Men and Women are on Duty Using Speed Traps.Valley Of Pools is available for those not Hydrophobic.... However the Beach is Private.... Meaning...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank NoahRasy
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Having returned to Zimbali lodge after a few years we are so disappointed to see how things have deteriorated. On booking we were not informed of the fact that there is no longer a restaurant at the Lodge and you are required to drive to...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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bethf24
25 September 2018|
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Response from Tebogo167 | Reviewed this property |
Morning,yes they do.You can arrange with them prior to your visit.
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Debbie A
30 October 2017|
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Response from Rofti | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember it is R250 pp if it is not already included in your stay. I would suggest to take a 5min drive to Ballito Junction and enjoy your breakfast there.
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Room Tips
"Suites are stunning! More like a small apartment."
TilaniE
10 Oct 2018
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"All the rooms are perfect."
L2521FIrenees
30 Jul 2018
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"In the Lodge, I would make sure to get a first floor room for the best views/light."
annej18
20 Nov 2017
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"Try to get a top floor room as you will get a sea view in some cases. Whichever room you chose the balcony..."
VentnorBay
11 Nov 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$94 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
fairmont zimbali hotel ballitozimbali hotelzimbali lodge
LOCATION
South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalBallito
NUMBER OF ROOMS
76
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