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Zimbali Golf Course

| Zimbali Coastal Resort, Durban 4390, South Africa
+27 32 538 1041
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A must play

Brilliant golf course that must be played. Easier front nine with breathtaking views. Back nine... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Judbetty
,
Manchester
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Fantastically lay out, Pristine and Challenging Golf Course

I played twice at Zimbali Country Club Golf Course during our week's stay over New Year and it was... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Mark L
,
Lusaka, Zambia
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Zimbali Coastal Resort and Estate is South Africa's top ranked exclusive estate, where luxury living meets the tranquil surroundings of forest, sea, golf and hotels. Zimbali - Zimbali Country Club's 18-hole Golf Course, par-72, "cart only" course - Two 5-star hotels: Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and Fairmont Zimbali Resort - Exquisite holiday homes - Amenities from spas and restaurants to kids club and sports facilities - Exclusive beach and various pools - Nature trails and birding stations
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“pro shop” (7 reviews)
“round of golf” (4 reviews)
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| Zimbali Coastal Resort, Durban 4390, South Africa
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Brilliant golf course that must be played. Easier front nine with breathtaking views. Back nine becomes more challenging as the wind gets up. Superb condition with great greens.More

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Gavin_Woodroffe, General Manager at Zimbali Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Judbetty, We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review from your visit to Zimbali CC. We are fortunate to be surrounded with such incredible scenery. We do hope you will be back again soon to give the golf course another try...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I played twice at Zimbali Country Club Golf Course during our week's stay over New Year and it was both times a great round of golf (not necessarily with regard to my score). The course is superbly maintained, blended in to the "bush" and natural...More

Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

A friend wanted to taste a Durban curry and I couldn't think of a better place than the Zimbali club. We weren't disappointed

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

A challenging course that is set up for a great game of golf. The halfway house is a pleasant visit mid game. You have to order the Pot Pie! Best you will eat by far. Otherwise a great menu. The club house id beautiful with...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Played a 4 ball round of golf with customers. Thoroughly enjoyable. Ensure you have surplus golf balls as the course is challenging and the rough pulls the golf balls like a magnet.. Played in windy conditions which made the game more interesting and challenging. Lovely...More

Thank Sewpersads
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

The Zimbali golf course is a challenging course, especially when the wind blows (which is a frequent occurrence in August). It is a fair test of golf with true greens and wide fairways. The holes are generally interesting and require some good course management. However,...More

Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Zimbali is without a doubt my favourite golfing destination in South Africa. The course is always in immaculate condition and offers a challenging yet fair course for any handicap - the views from the course are incredible and the service is always top-drawer.

Thank Tag11Mac
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Zimbali golf course is part of an amazing eco estate and is by far one of the most sort after places to live in KZN. the golf course is always well kept and managed well too. the club house is not the best i have...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were 12 guys on our annual golf tour and played 4 different courses down the North Coast. This was the best treatment I have ever experienced at a Golf Course. From the gentleman that meet you at the car to take your bag, pro...More

Thank Andre d
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

My family stayed here for spring break. We played a round of golf and it was fantastic!! one of the prettiest golf courses I have ever played!

Thank Dawn C
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I called the Pro Shop and they said the cost is R400 per set for 18 holes Telephone number is +27325381041
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