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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Ballito awaits you at Zimbali Resort. You'll be 8.5 km (5.3 mi) from Ballito Beach and 21.1 km (13.1 mi) from Umdloti Beach. Highlights at this beach hotel include 6 restaurants, 2 outdoor swimming pools, and a full-service spa.

Flat-screen TVs with cable channels are featured in all 154 soundproofed rooms, and you can enjoy in-room childcare, separate bathtubs and showers, and coffee/tea makers. Dining in is an option with 24-hour room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Egyptian cotton sheets invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like bathrobes and slippers. Safes, hair dryers, and phones are also available.

A day of pampering at Williow Stream Spa can include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, detox wraps, and body wraps along with access to the steam room. The bistro, Coral Tree Restaurant, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. With 2 poolside bars and a bar/lounge to choose from, you can enjoy a drink at the hotel. Enjoy the 2 outdoor tennis courts, golf course and fitness center plus access to golf lessons. 9828 square feet (913 square meters) of event facilities include a conference center, and other business amenities include a business center. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas, a kids' swimming pool, and a coffee shop/café. Buffet breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also free valet parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 30-minute drive of this 3.5-star Ballito hotel include Sibaya Casino and Gateway Theatre of Shopping.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Seaview Queen Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite (Sea View)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Seaview King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

As a guest of Zimbali Resort, you'll find a full-service spa, a golf course, and 2 outdoor swimming pools. There are 6 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 poolside bars and a bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are available in public spaces for a fee. You'll find a business center on site. Event space at this hotel measures 9828 square feet (913 square meters) and includes a conference center. A children's pool, a fitness center, and a terrace are also featured at the luxury Zimbali Resort. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Valet parking is free. This 3.5-star Ballito hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 154 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 6 dining venues
  • 2 bars by the pool
  • 9828 sq ft of conference space
  • 913 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2009
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Kid's club (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) (14 km / 8.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Zimbali Resort offers 154 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Coral Tree Restaurant - Overlooking the ocean, this bistro specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Osa - This restaurant specializes in Indian cuisine and serves dinner only. Open select days.

Ma Khaza Beach Club - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves light fare only. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Number of treatment rooms 9
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Reflexology
  • Detoxification wrap

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 265 for adults and ZAR 133 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 450 per person (one way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Fairmont Resort Zimbali
  • Fairmont Zimbali
  • Fairmont Zimbali Resort
  • Zimbali Fairmont
  • Zimbali Fairmont Resort
  • Zimbali Resort
  • Zimbali Resort Fairmont
  • Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito
  • Fairmont Zimbali Resort Ballito
  • Fairmont Zimbali Ballito
  • Zimbali Resort Hotel
  • Zimbali Resort Ballito
  • Fairmont Zimbali Resort
  • Zimbali Resort Hotel Ballito

You should know

  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 6 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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