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Zimbali Lodge

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Zimbali Estate Umhlali, Ballito 4390 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

What a magnificent resort! I stayed in a two bed roomed suite that was exquisite. Layout of the little apartment was stunning that was perfect for a small family. Facilities and services at the resort is world class.

Thank TilaniE
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Touching Base With Family, We Went Through a Ring Of Steel.... Entrance is On Merit.For those that Love Racing , Be Warned Men and Women are on Duty Using Speed Traps.Valley Of Pools is available for those not Hydrophobic.... However the Beach is Private.... Meaning...More

Thank NoahRasy
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Having returned to Zimbali lodge after a few years we are so disappointed to see how things have deteriorated. On booking we were not informed of the fact that there is no longer a restaurant at the Lodge and you are required to drive to...More

Thank Inspire260179
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Terrible experience! We returned to Zimbali having stayed here a few years ago. The facility has lost its pulse and pleasure. Staff are indifferent. Resturant’s and facilities that used to be available have closed. The rooms are dated and quiet honestly, the frustration of dealing...More

1  Thank NicciS63
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

If your looking for a wonderful place to spend time with family, in north coast Durban then this is your spot . The valley of the pools the beach and the kids play area is enough space for family to spend time together

Thank 4Abade
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Room Service
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$98 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
Zimbali Hotel
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ballito
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$98 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
Zimbali Hotel
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ballito
Traveller (337)
Pool & Beach (53)
Room & Suite (50)
Dining (13)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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26 September 2018|
Response from Tebogo167 | Reviewed this property |
Morning,yes they do.You can arrange with them prior to your visit.
Debbie A
31 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.
Room Tips
"Suites are stunning! More like a small apartment."
10 Oct 2018
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"All the rooms are perfect."
30 Jul 2018
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"In the Lodge, I would make sure to get a first floor room for the best views/light."
20 Nov 2017
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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..."
11 Nov 2017
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