Zimbali Coastal Resort is one of Ballito’s most prestigious assets. The magnificent 700-hectare residential resort rests on a pristine golf course that maximizes the natural landscape. It has been described as “an enthralling journey through 18 holes”, with an even dose of both challenge and charm.
The Zimbali Club House offers tennis and squash and has an ideal play area for children. There are two swimming areas; The Bushbuck pools and The Valley of the pools - a collection of 5 swimming pools that overlook the Indian Ocean with wonderful panoramic views and access to the beach.
Guests at Zimbali Coastal Resort have access to all Zimbali amenities including the Championship 18 Hole Golf Course, the 3km stretch of private beach, the Valley of the Pools, tennis and squash courts, running trails and more. There are many exciting activities to partake in such as quad biking, surfing and scuba diving.
The estate is home to many indigenous animals including a variety of buck and bird species. The estate is easily accessible and is a short 20-minute drive from King Shaka International Airport and a six-hour drive from Johannesburg.
These properties require a security deposit, in the form of a hold on your credit card, processed 1 day prior to check-in, that will be automatically released within 7 days of check-out should there be no damages, fines or fees as per the Booking/Rental Ts and Cs. In the event of a claim, there will be a 15% service fee charged on the total claim amount.
Zimbali Booking Policy (IMPORTANT)
Please read the following information in detail before making a booking.
Zimbali Estate has uncompromising ACCESS CONTROL POLICIES which are very important to understand before making a booking:
*No VISITORS are allowed (only registered guests on the booking form that have produced IDs as per the Zimbali check-in procedure will be provided with access onto the estate).
*No last minute or same day bookings allowed.
*New bookings can be accepted by latest 12pm the day prior to check-in and are conditional on the booking form being completed and sent back to us immediately to avoid access onto the estate being delayed or denied.
*Your booking form must be submitted to us by latest 12pm the day prior to check-in with all the correct information along with ID copies of all guests 16 years and older in order to gain ACCESS onto the estate.
*It is mandatory to complete all details for persons / vehicles entering the estate, all drivers will be biometrically registered.
*Late form submissions, late additions and/or late changes to a booking (after 12pm the day prior to check-in) will ONLY be processed the following day and guests will need to wait at least 24 hours from this point before they are able to check-in, resulting in access being delayed.
*Any changes to the booking form will attract a late penalty of R350 per change.
*No servitors are allowed, including but not limited to chefs, masseuses, decorators and beauty technicians.
*The accommodation is for short-term residential rentals only. It is not for events, functions, parties, receptions, meetings, commercial use, or guests above the registered number.
*A late check-in fee of R750 will apply for guests arriving after 10pm.
Please understand that the Zimbali Estate Management Association (ZEMA), who are completely independent from Euphoric Leisure, govern and enforce these policies. So please adhere to them to avoid any complications with your access. We'll do our best to assist you in this process but know that we are equally governed by these policies.
Euphoric Leisure is not responsible and will not issue refunds in the event of mistakes, missing information or changes/adjustments submitted by guests which lead to access being delayed/denied. It's the guests' responsibility to ensure all guests' details are correct and submitted on time in accordance with the ZEMA policies.
By making a booking you agree to all the Zimbali booking policies and estate rules which can be found HERE.
Zimbali Uber/Taxi Rules
*Ubers/Taxis are NOT permitted to transport guests around the estate. It is therefore advised that if guests are not using their own car that they rent a car so they can access the estate facilities (guests can also rent a golf cart for the same purpose).
*Ubers/Taxis can be used for drop-off and collection ONLY. Codes can only be requested between 8am and 4pm each day. Codes expiring due to guests arriving after midnight may result in restricted access to the estate until office hours resume the next day.
*Guests are liable for any fines incurred by their Uber/Taxi driver(s).
*Uber Eats or takeaways are to be collected outside the estate. Zimbali stipulates that no access codes will be issued for food deliveries.
Wireless Broadband Internet
Credit cards accepted, Children welcome and Smoking not allowed
Parking & facilities
Private Garden, Gated-Community, Shared Playground, Shared Tennis court, Parking garage and Parking included
Pool & spa facilities
Unheated Outdoor swimming pool, Shared Steam sauna and Swimming pool
Credit cards accepted
Smoking not allowed
Check in: 03:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM
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