See more hotels in Ballito

Fairmont Zimbali Resort - Ballito

5 star Resort Ballito

Zimbali Coastal - Ballito

Price starting from $ 140.70

Unwind with Egyptian cotton sheets in the guest rooms at Fairmont Zimbali Resort which also offers an outdoor pool and free parking rendering this luxury Ballito resort located in the area of Zimbali a good choice. Highlights include a golf course and a health club.

This 5-star Ballito resort has 9 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch and dinner so there's no need to worry about dining options on this trip. Whether you are visiting South Africa for business or on holiday, make sure you take time out to relax as there are massage and treatment rooms available. There is also a poolside bar and a bar/lounge so guests can sip a refreshing drink by the pool or indoors.

Wi-Fi is available for a fee. Planning a meeting? This resort has conference rooms, as well as a business center. Other amenities include gift shops/newsstands, dry cleaning/laundry, an elevator (lift) and laundry facilities.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.1 Very Good
Based on 3 hotel reviews © 2015

Excellent service,from call centre ,to check in to check out Little problem at th...

Venere Guest, South Africa
Read Venere Reviews

Check Availability at Fairmont Zimbali Resort

Book by phone 1-877-214-4288
Check-in Check-out Rooms & Guests

 NEW! Family hotels and special rates for kids


Breakfast at Fairmont Zimbali Resort

Breakfast is served each morning for a fee.

Facilities at Fairmont Zimbali Resort

  • Business Center
  • Meeting Room
  • Conference room
  • Bar
  • Pool bar
  • Cafeteria
  • Baby sitter
  • Children's mini club
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Room service - limited hour
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry room
  • Personal newspapers
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Massages
  • Shuttle service
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Valet service
  • Free parking
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
  • Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: ZAR 170 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: ZAR 30 (for 30 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: ZAR 30 (for 30 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 500 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:

  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged
  • All citizens of South Africa will be charged the national value-added tax

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Renovation and closures

The property is undergoing renovations. The following areas are affected:
  • Parking area
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Fairmont Zimbali Resort is also known as

Fairmont Zimbali Hotel
Fairmont Zimbali Hotel Ballito











Fairmont Zimbali Resort reviews

10 Outstanding!
  • September 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • South Africa

I wanted to show my soon to be hubby the best KZN has to offer. On a whim I found Farimont Zimbali Resort. My word , I have not been this taken aback nor impresssed by a hotel in South Africa before. Everything from check in to check out was seemless!! I would recommend this resort to everybody and will be placing a return on the travel to do list as well. Thank you to everybody , especially Edwinah at reception for making our stay UNFORGETTABLE!

4.4 Ordinary
  • May 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Germany

Fairmont Zimbali Resort reviews by TripAdvisor hotel reviews only publishes reviews of identified guests, who filled out a questionnaire after their stay at the hotel, and are solely responsible for the content provided. Consequently, does not assume any responsibility or liability for such content.

Room Details

Book your luxury accommodation at Fairmont Zimbali Resort, offering 154 guest rooms with Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms open onto balconies. Pay movies provided in each room are great for unwinding at the end of a long day. Corporate travelers will benefit from wireless high-speed Internet access (charges apply) as well as desks, complimentary newspapers and phones during their Ballito visit.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers and hair dryers. Irons/ironing boards and minibars are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Rooms also include air conditioning and safes.

Bathroom toiletries are provided free of charge. A turndown service is available.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Pay-Per-View
  • Mini bar
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • In-room ironing facilities
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Terrace/Balcony
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Fairmont Zimbali Resort

Ballito Beach - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Thompson's Bay Beach - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Casuarina Beach - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Umdloti Beach - 16.1 km / 10 mi
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail - 21.3 km / 13.2 mi
Umhlanga Rocks Beach - 21.8 km / 13.5 mi
Umhlanga Lighthouse - 22.9 km / 14.2 mi
Gateway Shopping Centre - 23.8 km / 14.8 mi
Umhlanga Hospital - 23.9 km / 14.8 mi
King Shaka Memorial - 24.7 km / 15.3 mi
Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve - 33 km / 20.5 mi
Umgeni River Bird Park - 33.9 km / 21.1 mi
Windsor Park Golf Course - 34.2 km / 21.2 mi
ABSA Stadium - 35.1 km / 21.8 mi
Durban Country Club - 35.2 km / 21.9 mi
The preferred airport for Fairmont Zimbali Resort is Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Fairmont Zimbali Resort

  • Shuttle service
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Valet service
  • Free parking