SOURCE: Faimont Zimbali Resort

Faimont Zimbali Resort

November 16, 2011 02:00 ET

Welcome to the Fairmont Zimbali Resort

Enjoy a Vast Array of Culinary Options With Mouthwatering Views

ZIMBALI, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - Nov 16, 2011) - The Fairmont Zimbali Resort, located on one of three coastal forest estates in the world, offers a full plate of culinary options. And tucked between two World Unesco Heritage Sites in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa along the southeast shore known as the Dolphin Coast, most of this Durban resort's restaurants provide mouthwatering views.

From a quick dash to the deli for a savory lunch to go to a relaxed dining experience, guests can select from nine on-site Durban restaurants to satisfy their cravings, including:

  • The Coral Tree -- Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, guests can dine on the outdoor terrace, or a secluded indoor venue.

  • Dalchini -- Enjoy daily afternoon tea featuring African- and Indian-inspired selections.

  • 31 Degrees -- A relaxing place to sip cocktails or wine and delight in an array of snacks and light meals.

  • Vinum -- With views of the Indian Ocean, guests can savor a wide selection of South African wine and small plates with eclectic flavors.

  • OSA -- A haute South African steakhouse, delight in contemporary dishes paired with wine from some of the most sought after vineyards in the country.

  • Delicacy -- Located in a private courtyard, specialty java and homemade ice cream are sure to please. Freshly prepared picnics can also be made for guests on the go.

  • Ayoba -- With a relaxing beach feel, a pizza oven is the focal point of this outlet, which also offers tapas and grilled items.

  • Ma Khaza -- An indoor/outdoor bar complimented by meals from Ayoba, enjoy creative cocktails while overlooking the sparkling Indian Ocean.

  • Bite -- Delight in a fine selection of "build-your-own" burgers and an assortment of Asian-inspired salads.

In addition to a vast array of dining options, this Durban resort offers 154 spacious rooms and suites with spectacular views, as well as a Willow Stream Spa; five pools; beach access; tennis and squash courts; and an 18-hole Tom Weiskopf-designed golf course.

For rates and reservations, call +27 (0) 32 538 5000 or visit

With more than 60 destinations around the globe, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of landmark, luxury hotels. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit