Fairmont Zimbali Resort

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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.

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.

How to get to Fairmont Zimbali Resort

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.

Activities at Fairmont Zimbali Resort

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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Selected Itineraries

Our favorite itineraries that visit Fairmont Zimbali Resort

All South Africa Itineraries
Plettenberg Bay along the Garden Route

Self Drive South Africa and Mozambique Safari and Beach Holiday

Days
16
Cost Per Person
From $6,160 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Mozambique
South Africa
Locations
Maputo & Surrounds, Durban, Phinda Private Game Reserve
Thonga Beach Lodge turtle

KwaZulu Natal and Mauritius Holiday

Days
18
Cost Per Person
From $3,800 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Mauritius
South Africa
Locations
Durban, Drakensberg, Nambiti Private Game Reserve
Diving

Kwazulu Natal Self Drive Holiday

Days
9
Cost Per Person
From $2,860 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
South Africa
Locations
Durban, Phinda Private Game Reserve, Elephant Coast
Umzolozolo Safari Lodge Game drive

Cape Town, Durban, Drakensberg and Safari Family Holiday

Days
16
Cost Per Person
From $6,820 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
South Africa
Locations
Cape Town, Durban, Drakensberg, Nambiti Private Game Reserve