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    Fairmont Zimbali Resort

    PO Box 17, Zimbali | 4420, Ballito 4422, South Africa
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    Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

    Great room, excellent service, superb breakfasts. We were warmly welcomed, car taken care of. Room with great view. A monkey came to drink milk, but they cleaned straight away. Breakfast with great options.More

    Thank Kaviraj R
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 10 January 2017

    Dear Kaviraj R Thank you for sharing your stay with us. We are ecstatic to hear that you had a wonderful visit at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort! We are pleased to hear that your room, dining experiences and our service delivery all left you with...More

    Reviewed 6 January 2017

    We checked in to the Zimbali Resort and were immediately impressed. Valet parking was included and the concierge took us to our room where we were provided with an in-depth orientation of the room. We stayed in a Deluxe Double Room with ocean view. The...More

    Thank CanGirl08
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 10 January 2017

    Dear CanGirl08 Thank you for sharing your lovely review with us. We are overjoyed to hear that your experience at the Fairmont Zimbali Resort exceeded your expectations! We are delighted that from your first impression of our services and our staff efficiency to our spacious...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    The service at Fairmont Beach Club in Zimbali left a lot to be desired. The bar has seen better days and the drinks took ages to get to us. The food was nice with the Mexican theme and was tasty. The staff could not keep...More

    Thank Rudi L
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 10 January 2017

    Dear Rudi L Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are disheartened to hear that your experience at our Mexican Restaurant left you feeling dissatisfied. We are sorry that the service was slow and we apologize for any inconvenience this caused for you....More

    Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

    We rented a house in Zimbali for the second year running, I have stayed at the Fairmont on business twice. 5 star is earned. The entire estate as well as the hotel and all the facilities are world class! It is very rare to be...More

    Thank Mario M
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 3 January 2017

    Dear Mario Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We're delighted that you keep on visiting us year after year. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Nils Rothbarth General Manager

    Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

    Beautiful holiday! Such enthusiastic staff in every department and beautiful views wherever you go !! Rooms cleaned amazingly everyday! Very fun for the kiddies! Oh and lots of Yummy FOOD! Thank you!!

    Thank chloe c
    Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali ResortResponded 31 December 2016

    Dear Chloe Thank you for taking the time to share feedback on your stay with us. It was most definitely our pleasure to share this special time with your family. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Kind Regards, Nils Rothbarth General Manager

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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
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$189 - US$421 (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
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    • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
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    vixi m
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Mahdi B | Reviewed this property |
    If I were you, I would go for Fairmont Zimbali Resort with no hesitation. I was there with my family as 5 adults in 2 rooms. The rooms are spacious and convenience. The resort and facility are perfect. you are away 5 min... More
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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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    Elvis B
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Bongzah | Reviewed this property |
    I concur with Fares and Grennie47. Just remember to come back for lunch if u went to the surroundings. Kids including yourself will enjoy eating Ayoba restaurant.
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    "We had a beautiful free standing bath in our room with forest style views :)"
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    "Rooms in the lodge are in small blocks with a few rooms each and can be a long way from everything else."
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    "Higher floor at Fairmont lodge has best views."
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    "Rooms that face the beach and the main pool are the best but they do offer suites and full villas as well."
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