Get an overview of this hotelLuxury Ballito resort in Port Zimbali with 5 restaurants


Located in Port Zimbali, this luxury resort is within 6 mi (10 km) of Casuarina Beach, Ballito Beach, and Thompson's Bay Beach. Umdloti Beach is 10.1 mi (16.2 km) away.

Resort Features

Along with 5 restaurants, this resort has 5 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Valet parking is free. Additionally, a golf course, 2 poolside bars, and 2 bars/lounges are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 154 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, along with WiFi and balconies. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, cable TV, and minibars.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Fairmont Zimbali Resort features a full-service spa, a golf course, and 5 outdoor swimming pools. Dining is available at one of the resort's 5 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 2 poolside bars and 2 bars/lounges. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge).

This 5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. This luxury resort also offers a children's pool, a health club, and a terrace. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 154 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Children's pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( ZAR 30 )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( ZAR 30 )


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Fairmont Zimbali Resort has 5 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A golf course, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club are featured at the resort. 5 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Playground on site 

Spa Services

Williow Stream Spa has 9 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and massages. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 9 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 245 for adults and ZAR 123 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: ZAR 30 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: ZAR 30 (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR R450 per person (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • 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

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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