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Fairmont Zimbali Resort

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Fairmont Estate, Zimbali, Dolphin Coast 4420, Ballito 4422 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went to Fairmont Zimbali Resort for the second time this year for my birthday week. As I remembered from the last time, the paradise begins from the moment you arrive at the gate. The first thing that strikes you is the incredible level of...More

Thank scottdaveypga
Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear scottdaveypga Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that your stay with us exceeded your expectations! We are thrilled that you joined us for your birthday week and that you found your stay with...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

total overall bad experience. facilities not big enough to handle the guests..no where to eat and relax, staff untrained and slow, concierge service very confused and hav e no control of people coming and going and cars being fetched and parked. NO management present so...More

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Thank simone123456883
Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear simone123456883 Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are disheartened to hear that your visit at the hotel did not meet your expectations. We are sorry that you left feeling dissatisfied with the service you received. This is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My son was bitten by a monkey next to the pool. We were then told to get a taxi to hospital to get him checked out. Two nights late we signed him in to the kids cinema night. When i went to collect him I...More

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Thank paulcollier3
Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 6 days ago

Dear paulcollier3 Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are disheartened to hear that your visit at the hotel did not meet your expectations. We are sorry that you left feeling dissatisfied with the service you received. This is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel, but service left ALOT to be desired. Took nearly an hour to get checked in. Got woken after 7am by maintenance crew wanting to repair snags. Housekeeping just waltzes in after knocking once and letting herself in, walking past my 6 year old...More

Thank Reyaan A
Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 6 days ago

Dear Reyaan Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Constructive feedback such as yours is most valued as it allows us the opportunity to learn from our mistakes and improve upon our offering to our guests. We work hard to deliver an...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot spend less than 3 nights to this beautiful space as you wont be doing any justice on what it can offer, it is real value for money. Make sure that you view the whole estate and different entertainment areas before checking out.More

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Thank lindiwenhlapo
Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear lindiwenhlapo Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that your stay with us exceeded your expectations! It brings us great pleasure to hear positive feedback and we will definitely share this with our Team....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$173 - US$750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$173 - US$750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (615)
Room & Suite (129)
Pool & Beach (46)
Dining (28)
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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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"Do not stay at the Villas. you will surely regret it."
pramodg210
4 weeks ago
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"Call the hotel directly before you get there to double check your booking. Also note that yo cannot swim at..."
236thenjiwen
16 Aug 2018
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"Any room is a good room"
L2521FIrenees
30 Jul 2018
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"Great rooms with brilliant views but in-house service was poor and slow. Very little service which was..."
nimiramjee
25 Jul 2018
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