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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort

    PO Box 17, Zimbali | 4420, Ballito 4422, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good24%
    • Average16%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 805 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had the time of our life, the place is . Great picture moments, facilities, support staff and accommodation. The number of restaurants provides a vast choice of dishes to suit and wet everyone's appetite. We were staying at one the Heritage Villa and the...More

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    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed at the Zimbali suites, which is kind of connected to the main hotel. You can stay at the suites and use the facilities of the hotel. The nice thing about the suites is that they are self catering. I found the food at...More

    Thank Grennie47
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Grennie47 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of the Zimbali Suites. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the freedom of the self-catering units while taking pleasure in the various activities of the hotel. We strive for a memorable...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Rooms are great and location is fantastic. Don't get better views than this. Unfortunately food was absolutely terrible. We were in a conference and had the buffet for lunch and dinner. For this Standard of hotel it was really bad. Had better food at 2...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    So this is my first night here. I was excited as I'd seen high reviews of this place. The room is fairly big, the view is ok from the deluxe room. The Tv is very small for the size of the room and placed at...More

    Thank tadiwa t
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    What a disappointment. At checkin I was told I need to carry my own bags as the porter was busy with other guests. From the reception desk not knowing if the rooms were paid for to just charging and will sort out next week attitude....More

    Thank Justin R
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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 188 - US$ 396 (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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    MimieW
    10 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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    9 July 2017|
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    Response from FaresAln | Reviewed this property |
    It's a really nice resort for family and kids .. too many pools .. and you can always go to the valley of pools which you can go through a buggy or walking there "prefer walking there as sceneries were awesome" there's a... More
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    Karenherts
    17 September 2016|
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    Response from aju2000 | Reviewed this property |
    We were at Zimbali in cold weather and a heated pool was not ever mentioned, I don't think they have one. There are no lifeguards at any pool. The resort will take you to the swimming beach and you may have some nice days... More
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    "Got a gift for my birthday celebration"
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    "i would recommend staying in the Zimbali suites starting with the number 1, they are great and very close to..."
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    "Sea View is the best"
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    "Rooms with Sea Views are great."
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