Fairmont Zimbali Resort

Situated conveniently near to Durban's King Shaka airport and Ballito Beach, the Fairmont Zimbali Resort is located within the Zimbali Coastal Resort between a lush coastal forest reserve and an unspoiled coastline.

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  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

The resort offers 154 well-appointed rooms which all provide scintillating views of the Indian Ocean, oversized verandas, high speed internet access, luxurious bathtubs, a video on demand system and much more. There are a choice of room types available ranging from the entry level deluxe rooms through to suites and villas.

Dining options at Zimbali Resort include 9 restaurants along with a coffee shop/cafe, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge. The resort also offers a spa, golf course, 5 outdoor swimming pools, tennis and squash courts, a health club, a Kid's Club, gift shops/newsstands and laundry facilities.

Getting There

Zimbali Resort is a short 20 km drive from Durban Airport and an approximately 20 min drive to the shopping, beaches and restaurants of Umhlanga Rocks.


Tennis, swimming, bird and butterfly watching, forest walks, beach visits, nearby shopping, mountain biking, cultural tours, deep sea fishing, scuba diving and dolphin tours are available either at the resort or close by.

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