Fairmont Zimbali Lodge - Umhlali

5 Corkwood Drive, Zimbali Coastal Estate, Ballito, Umhlali, South Africa, 4390show map
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Overview

The 5-star Fairmont Zimbali Lodge is situated a mere 25 km away from King Shaka Memorial. The business hotel in Durban attracts guests with its urban architecture.

Africa Art Gallery is nearly 24 km from the venue. Fairmont Zimbali Lodge is connected with other parts of Durban due to a bus stop located nearby.

Fairmont Zimbali Lodge offers a superb view to its guests.

Durban International airport can be reached by car within 20 minutes.

Rooms

Fairmont Zimbali Lodge provides guest rooms equipped with climate control, a balcony, a dining area, a fireplace and a telephone. Staying at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge guests can enjoy the sea view. Bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer are featured in every room.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine at Olive and Oil 5 minutes walking distance from the hotel.

Services

Business facilities include conference equipment, a business centre and secretarial services to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

Activities for active guests include mountain biking, squash and golf.

Internet

No internet access available

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   76.

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Facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Picnic area/ Tables

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Saltwater pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Water sports
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Table tennis
  • Squash

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Audiovisual equipment

Children

  • Cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's pool
  • Water slides
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Saltwater pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa centre
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Forest view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Local calls
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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-23:59FREECheck-out09:00-11:00FREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 12 yearsExtra bedThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
Getting around
Airports
Durban International (DUR)7.0 mi
Virginia (VIR)17.7 mi
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Reviews
8.2
FabulousBased on  45  reviews
  • 7.0
    Very good

    The "sea" view is pathetic

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    wonderful ocean view, very good room facility, very kind staff

    moving out-in by cart is a little bit inconvenient.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    The rustic setting was very enjoyable.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    All round top class experieence. With the surroundings you have no option but to relax.

    Variety on the restuarant was limited.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    We thoroughly enjoyed the ambience, service, luxury and good food.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    We were impressed with the setting,the quality of service and accommodation and would definitely return in the the not too distant future

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Exellent lodge very good service and clean rooms-restaurant exellent and service personal

  • 9.2
    Superb

    i enjoyed the transport arrangements. the rooms were lovely and comfortable and well equipped. we felt like we were outside the country.THe weather was very poor and it did not affect our mood.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Reception person Craig was not very friendly. Has an attitude. Room is ageing.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Situated on a beautiful estate - very comfortable, with great facilities and a very helpful and committed staff

    Rooms a little dark!

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    The natural vegetation. The staff very accommodation, made us feel at home. Very unlike the Resort.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    great stay

    Not a complaint but the furniture is very heavy and the rooms could do with a refurb they are looking a little tired

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Comfortable room, good golf! Love the valley of pools! Great food in the restaurant!

    Stay was to short!

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Everything about it.

    The rooms tissue papers should be checked more often for a residue smell.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    service&food

    a army of ants attacking us! noisy airconditioners! people that stayed next to us,kept us awake to early hours!

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Highlights
8
FabulousBased on  45 reviews
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Best Spa Hotels in South Africa

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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-23:59FREECheck-out09:00-11:00FREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 12 yearsExtra bedThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Durban International (DUR)7.0 mi
Virginia (VIR)17.7 mi
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