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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$329
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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
          Suites
          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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          839 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Ballito
           
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          #2 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
           
          Zimbali View Eco Guesthouse
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          Hampshire Hotel
          102 reviews
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          1 - 5 of 381 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Stay was overall special..honeymoon couple and best experience for starting a new life together.Room was neat,spa experience very good,food really good,friendly staff.Room service good and weather was good for winter!!

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          Thank 431afch
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Stayed here with overseas visitors who are running Comrades. Rooms are good although getting a little tired. Lack of dinner options at the lodge (you need to catch the shuttle to the main Fairmont hotel) meant we are outside the resort every night; fine by...More

          Thank JWT-1964
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 6 days ago

          Dear JWT-1964 Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are happy that you enjoyed your overall stay at the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge. We are delighted that you relished in the beauty of our location and that the golf course left a lasting impression...More

          Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

          This was the 2nd time we stayed at the resort. The facilities and restaurant options are excellent. The resort has grown into a relative village with many accommodation options. The downside is the beach. Not for swimming and also not fantastic for long walks. The...More

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

          Dear KevinmatthewsSa Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and that our facilities and dining offerings make a favourable impression on you. Thank you for your...More

          Reviewed 10 May 2017

          Settled amongst the natural scenic forest Zimbali is known for... a place to relax, unwind and enjoy nature. separately allocated units enhanced our stay at Zimbali, spacious room and a comfortable experience from check in to check out. A place to visit and explore more...More

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

          Dear Ubaidullah E 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...More

          Reviewed 9 May 2017

          Let me first start with the good: the rooms are a good size, if a little dated and old fashioned. The bartender at the lodge pool provided good service and tried to accommodate our requests. Now for the bad - we stayed over the long...More

          Thank Alton J
          Response from FairmontZimbali, General Manager at Fairmont Zimbali LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Alton J Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are saddened to hear that you left our hotel dissatisfied with your stay. We are sorry that our facilities and service delivery did not meet your expectations and for any discomfort you experienced...More

          Fairmont Zimbali Resort
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          Hampshire Hotel
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          About
          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$114 - US$175 (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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          Traveller (250)
          Pool & Beach (42)
          Room & Suite (35)
          Dining (13)
          Hotel & Grounds (156)
          Bathroom (9)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          xhotfeetx
          Does the Fairmont Zimbali Lodge do full bord thanks
          9 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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