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Fairmont Zimbali Resort
Top Resort Hotel

Zimbali Coastal Resort, 4422 Umhlali, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
+27 325 385 000

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Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 809 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.1
  • 7.3
  • 4.9
  • 4.8

Good to know

  • Nice building
  • Great view
  • Spacious rooms

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    About

    Set along South Africa's sublime east coast, nestled between a forest reserve and a shimmering sea, the resort's exquisite natural beauty is dotted with pockets of urban flair and enhanced by the rich Zulu heritage of the KwaZulu-Natal province.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle hire
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Free parking
    • Playground
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Beachfront
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Golf
    • Child pool
    • Coffee shop
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Free valet parking
    • Outdoor tennis
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 809 reviews
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
    • 7.3 "Good service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% were happy with the room service."
    • 6.9 "Average amenities."
      6.7 "67% found the grounds not bad."
    • 6.8 "Beach is so-so."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.6 "84% complained about the bathroom."
      4.8 "52% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.8 "82% found problems with the furniture."
      1.3 "87% had problems with the shower."
      3.3 "For 67%, the rooms looked old."
      0.0 "100% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.0 "100% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.0 "80% didn't like the balcony."
      0.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 100%."
      1.4 "86% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 4.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      3.5 "65% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
      2.0 "The price was too high for 80%."
      3.8 "62% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 2.5 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
      0.0 "100% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 1.2 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.0 "100% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 436 reviews
    • 8.0 "Location is great."
    • 7.2 "Good service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.9 "Average amenities."
      6.9 "69% thought the building was acceptable."
      7.0 "70% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 6.9 "Beach is so-so."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.3 "Beds were acceptable for 53%."
    • 5.1 "Vibe was decent."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
      2.3 "The price was too high for 77%."
      3.6 "64% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 2.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
    • 1.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.0 "100% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 372 reviews
    • 7.9 "Good location."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.6 "Average amenities."
      6.1 "61% found the grounds not bad."
    • 6.6 "Beach is so-so."
    • 5.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.3 "87% complained about the bathroom."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      3.6 "For 64%, the rooms looked old."
      0.0 "100% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      0.0 "100% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.0 "80% didn't like the balcony."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
    • 2.5 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
      0.0 "100% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 0.9 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.0 "100% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Wellness Hotel
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    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Resort Hotel
    Guests say this is a wonderful resort hotel.
    Good to know
    "Nice building"
    "Great view"
    "Spacious rooms"
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