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    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 181
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          Fairmont Zimbali Resort
          840 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
           
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          Overview
          • Excellent40%
          • Very good25%
          • Average21%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          “zimbali lodge” (81 reviews)
          “golf course” (43 reviews)
          “infinity pool” (19 reviews)
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Fairmont Zimbali Resort
          840 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
           
          The Oyster Box
          1,757 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
           
          Zimbali View Eco Guesthouse
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          91 - 95 of 339 reviews

          Reviewed 2 December 2015

          Travelling through South Africa I stayed one night at this lodge in Ballito. It's a beautifull place in great surroundings on a golf course but not all services are avail;balbe anymore. There is no restaurant for dinner anymore and the bar is closed at night....More

          1  Thank benvaesen
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 7 December 2015

          Dear benvaesen Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us. We are glad that you enjoyed the scenery and tranquility of the beautiful Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We would like to apologise for any inconveniences that you may have experienced due...More

          Reviewed 19 November 2015

          We stayed in the Lodge from 7 - 14 November. The room was beautiful and clean and the view was spectacular. Breakfast in the Thandi Restaurant was fine. Too bad it is closed for lunch and dinner now. We hope that will change in the...More

          1  Thank Ronald_Madelon
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 7 December 2015

          Dear Ronald_Madelon Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with the TripAdvisor community. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that this was the perfect end to your honeymoon. We are delighted that Mervin added to...More

          Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

          All I can say is wow. Thank you so much for this great experience we had. Great staff, they went out of their way to make this few days special. Breakfast was great, one of the staff members even went put of his ways to...More

          Thank antong707
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 7 December 2015

          Dear antong707 Thank you for sharing your lovely review with us. Firstly, from all of us at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge and Resort, we would like to congratulate you and your spouse on your marriage. We wish you all the best for the future. We are...More

          Reviewed 16 November 2015

          I have stayed at Zimbali before on both business and personal travel. My husband and I were booked in last Friday as I had a work function at a private residence on the estate. Our flight from JHB was delayed by an hour, so we...More

          Thank MichRocke
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 18 November 2015

          Dear MichRocke Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We appreciate your valuable feedback. We are sad to hear that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. We are sorry for the inconveniences that were caused due to...More

          Reviewed 1 November 2015

          We stayed 3 nights at the Lodge. The room (and this is probably true for the majority of rooms) does not see sunshine at all. The various villas which house the rooms are all situated in a wood which provides deep shadow. This situation together...More

          Thank EssenbachBayern
          Response from FairmontZimbali, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 18 November 2015

          Dear EssenbachBayern Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us following your recent stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We are disappointed to hear that your stay did not live up to expectations and that you were unhappy with the...More

          Fairmont Zimbali Resort
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Beachfront
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Golf Course
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 115 - US$ 174 (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
          • South Africa >
          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Ballito
          • Also Known As
          • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito ,
          • Zimbali Hotel ,
          • Zimbali Lodge
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          xhotfeetx
          Does the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge do full bord thanks
          10 February 2015|
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          Response from IvanJenkins | Reviewed this property |
          From my understanding, they only offer Bed and Breakfast.. So, no to full board.
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          Jack0705
          Why are you responding to this review? The poster never stayed at the hotel so you should ask TripAdvisor to remove it using the "problem with a review" flag. The guest should have reviewed the restaurant that they are posting about.
          16 January 2015|
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          Response from FairmontZimbali | Property representative |
          Dear Jack0705 Thank you for your feedback. Kind Regards Leon Meyer General Manager Fairmont Zimbali Lodge
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          "Sea view with the forest and lake is a must"
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          "All the views are the same - of the jungle"
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          "We were in room 118 and that was walking distance to the lodge but carts pick u up all the time so no going..."
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          "Rooms inside the main building are bigger and more convenient to getting around the premises."
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