Fairmont Zimbali Lodge

Address: Zimbali Estate, PO Box 404, Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal, 4390, South Africa | 5 star hotel
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This 5 star hotel is located on Zimbali Estate, PO Box 404, Ballito.
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      Travel Blogs from Ballito

      Hluhluwe Game Park - pronounced Shu-shloo-wee

      A travel blog entry by larrylyn on Feb 15, 2014

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      ... in shorter and more grazers were there and they were more visible. He left at 2:30 and was back by 6:20 with a 45 minute drive on gravel roads each way. Dinner was a braai (BBQ) consisting of lamb, sausage and chicken as well as chicken livers and beef curry set at the poolside/patio where we had lunch. A full moon and starry sky made it magical. The Southern Cross, visible only in the Southern Hemisphere was also visible. ...

      Moses Madiba Stadium, Sabiya Casino & NY Eve

      A travel blog entry by jcperrett on Dec 31, 2013

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      ... we all went to the Sabiya Casino for the buffet and a small flutter on the pokies. New Years Eve SA style, we got the boys some fire crackers but our show was nothing compared to the kids next door, holy smokes they made Southbank look like a backyard display. The youngest boy ran into the house with a live firework and all the woman ran out, the dad chucked it out in time. ...

      Day 13 - Goodbye Daisy, Hello Polly

      A travel blog entry by simonannals on Oct 16, 2013

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      ... After making ourselves a coffee, the owner Jaime, a 59 year old glamour puss, turned up and welcomed us. She recommend a walk along the boardwalk to the shops and restaurants, which is precisely what we did. After admiring the sand sculptures, we located The Galley bar/restaurant that Colin at Whalesong had recommended to us. We stopped for a drink, I had Guinness, and after reading the menu decided to return for evening dinner. We walked back loaded with ...

      Stanger Hospital: Chaos and compassion

      A travel blog entry by robspackman on Oct 10, 2012

      1 comment, 2 photos

      ... of the back packers in Ballito described Stanger as "Hell." Despite this disingenuous judgement by a White South African I like its rough and ready charms. Genuine people live work and shop here. I like it by day that is.

      There is a sizeable Indian populations too (a result of colonial migration) and curries and very British corner shops abound. It’s a real place and the capital of old King Shakas old Zulu empire weighed by history.

      There are several of ...


      A travel blog entry by lysebrooks on Oct 13, 2011


      ... gave them to the teacher to show the children as well as hard maple candies from Laura Secord. As we left at noon, they were given a hot meal. Mildred says that most children do not know who their father is. HIV is very prevalent in SA, up to 100% in some small communities. Not much of a future for their children, Some will go to secondary school, some will drop out and work in the fields. This part of SA is very agricultural. Very lush, very green. Beautiful. Drove off with ...