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    Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

    Zimbali Estate | Umhlali, Ballito 4390, South Africa
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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good26%
    • Average21%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “golf course” (46 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (19 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
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Golf Course
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    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 369 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We decided to try out the hotel as it looked very nice and wanted to see for ourselves. We were a bit worried as some of the reviews here aren't complimentary but we thought we'd try for ourselves. We went over the Xmas 2016 period...More

    Thank Carrolfam
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    You get so in touch with nature staying at this lodge. Little deer and monkeys are seen all over the estate, nice trails and stunning view from the pool. The rooms are nice and clean, possibly a bit dated. No wifi though... Friendly helpful staff....More

    Thank Rofti
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Rofti Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. The Lodge is indeed the perfect hotel for those who enjoy being immersed in nature. We do have various rate packages available, some of which do include breakfast. Perhaps...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Facilities and services very professional. The ambience and setting is awesome: close proximity to nature! Access to the hotel amplified our experience as it were. There was only one downside and that is the availability of the golf cart to convey you from our dwelling...More

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    Thank Wilimiec
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Wilimiec Thank you very much for taking the time to share feedback on your stay with us. It is only through continued guest feedback that we are able to ensure that we provide our guests with service of the highest level. I am delighted...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stay there for a week. The breakfast is far away from 5 stars. 2mornings breakfast was not served we had to go and eat at the main hotel. The main hotel is due long over due for an upgrade chairs in the breakfast room...More

    1  Thank georgebI2881GI
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear georgebI2881GI Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We are saddened to hear that your stay at our hotel did not meet your expectations. We are sorry that the breakfast offering did not leave a favourable impression on you...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The setting of this Lodge is beautiful. Safe and very secure. Fixtures and fittings in the rooms are a bit dated but still good. The rooms are spacious and offer more than most hotel/lodge rooms. The staff did not rise to the occasion. Tables were...More

    Thank 857johanv
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear 857johanv We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are disheartened to hear that you left our hotel feeling dissatisfied with your stay. While we are delighted to note that the setting and beauty of the Lodge left a...More

    Fairmont Zimbali Resort
    897 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$112 - US$277 (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
    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
    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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    "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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    "Sea view with the forest and lake is a must"
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