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    Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good26%
    • Average21%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible7%
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    “golf course” (48 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (19 reviews)
    “the main hotel” (12 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Facilities for Disabled Guests
    Business Centre
    Golf Course
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    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 May 2016

    I visited Zimbali Lodge for my birthday and I'm glad I did. It was amazing. The property is huge. The service was exceptional from the moment we arrived at check-in. We were taken to our room by golf cart and it was beautiful and huge....More

    1  Thank SammySingh03
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 20 May 2016

    Dear SammySingh03 Thank you for sharing your lovely review with us. We are delighted that you had a memorable birthday with us and that our excellent staff left a lasting impression on you during your stay. We look forward to your return in the future....More

    Reviewed 18 May 2016

    Zimbali is everything a just married couple can ask for on honeymoon. The place is so peaceful, beautiful and convenient. You have everything you need on holiday in the same place no need to be driving out to go to the beach ,you literally have...More

    Thank karab0
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 20 May 2016

    Dear karab0 Thank you for sharing your lovely review with us following your recent stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your honeymoon with us and that it was everything that you had hoped it would be and...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2016

    Unique interesting setup; its Africa, but the setting feels like you more likely to be in Indonesia !!! One thing that is apparent is the level of service one receives; from Lunga at Reception to the shuttle drivers, they are very friendly and genuine !...More

    Thank Bushman4367
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 12 May 2016

    Dear Bushman4367 Thank you for your lovely review of the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our friendly and genuine staff left a lasting impression on you during your stay. We are glad that...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

    Reasonably priced accommodation in the heart of the kzn coastal forest. The lodge is well built and you feel totally immersed in the forest. A fusion of both African and Balinese design. Large infinity pool at lodge plus access to beach club with pools 5...More

    Thank Zahida S
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 4 May 2016

    Dear Zahida S Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you left feeling relaxed after your forest escape to the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We hope...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2016

    My wife and I had the opportunity to take a 2 night getaway to the coast and chose Zimbali lodge for the forest experience. The staff were all wonderful and our room was top quality. the king size bed and crisp white linen were exactly...More

    Thank StuartMcEwen
    Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Zimbali LodgeResponded 2 May 2016

    Dear Stuart McEwen Thank you so much for sharing feedback on your recent stay at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge with us. We hope that you'll visit us again soon to enjoy a walk through the forest. Kind Regards, The Fairmont Zimbali Lodge Team

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 220 - US$ 282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    • Location
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ballito
    • Also Known As
    • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito ,
    • Zimbali Hotel
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    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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    "In the Lodge, I would make sure to get a first floor room for the best views/light."
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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..."
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    "Choose a room far away from the middle of the hotel."
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    "Stay in rooms nearby the lodge and close windows as there are monkeys."
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