For the love of Family

Zimbali is truly geared for family activities

Children can play their hearts out, enjoy delicious meals at child friendly restaurants and swim to their heart’s content in kiddies pools. Dedicated children’s zones and programmes will keep our younger guests entertained for days.

Bushbuck Club & Pools

Fun for the whole family, the Bushbuck Club is the entertainment centre for adults and kids alike.

The facility offers jungle gyms and trampolines for the kids, as well as tennis and squash courts, Putt Putt and swimming pools including water slides. Also home to a magnificent cafe where scrumptious meals and tasty beverages are served daily.

A great place for adults to catch up whilst the kids are entertained.

Sunday to Thursday: 6am till 6pm
Friday, Saturday & Public Holidays: 6am till 8pm

Valley of The Pools

The magnificent Valley of the Pools, a seamless collection of pools that overlook the Indian Ocean with amazing panoramic views, is probably one of the most popular spots in Zimbali.

Both residents and visitors make use of this facility to soak up the sun and watch the beautiful waves come rolling in towards them.

Our stunning pools include a training pool for the active and a heated pool.

Enquire via the Concierge Desk.


within the estate, offered by our partners, The Lionheart Experience.

With years of experience in wildlife, specialist guiding, Leopard and Crowned Eagle research, education and photography, The LionHeart Experience has a unique way of creating connections between humans and the world around them.

• General nature experience • Birding walks • Butterfly walks • Frogging • Night drives • Scorpion experience • Python tracking

Best suited for guests over the age of 3 years, and tailor made for larger groups. Some experiences can be done on golf cart by request, but most are done on foot.

Zimbali Country Club & Golf Course

With impeccable views, this Par 72 championship Tom Weiskopf designed golf course lets you test your skills and a notable mention, the Zimbali Country Club was recently placed in the top 20 in the SA rankings and number 1 in KZN.

The Pro shop will attend to all your golfing needs from the latest golf fashions, merchandise and other accessories.

Monday to Saturday: 6am till 6pm
Sunday: 6am till 5pm
Driving Range: 7am till 5:30pm daily

Tennis & Squash

Zimbali offers six floodlit tennis courts, two located right opposite the Zimbali Country Club and four courts located at Bushbuck Club.  If Pickleball (paddle tennis) is your thing – grab a game on the courts at Zimbali Country Club.

For those that like to let off a little steam and get their adrenaline pumping, guests will also have access to two squash courts.

Run, Bike, Hike

Nature Trails

Enjoy the lush splendour of nature – a 50-hectare reserve within the estate.

In addition, all primary dune areas have been demarcated as conservation areas providing a refuge to the rich variety of local flora & fauna.

Limited pathways and wooden viewing decks throughout these areas allow residents to interact with nature.

Zimbali has several natural springwater lakes, which create a beautiful habitat for the birds, a host of butterflies and a wide variety of indigenous plant life. Animal life within the forest reserve includes bushbuck, blue duiker, bushbaby, vervet monkey, banded mongoose and even wild pig.

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