Directions to Zimbali Estate:

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GPS co-ordinates:

-29 32' 45.67" S
31 12' 01.08" E

If en route from Johannesburg, the main route to Zimbali Estate is the N2 North Coast motorway towards Stanger.

  • About 6 km before you get to Durban you will see The Pavilion Shopping centre on your right hand side of the highway, just past Westville. The signs for the North coast and the south coast are just past this. Take the north coast road towards the airport/ Umhlanga/ Stanger and drive north for approx 40 km.
  • Once you go through the toll Road (Tongaat Plaza ) you are looking to take the first off ramp after that (Exit 210 )
  • Take the Ballito / Compensation Beach turnoff from the N2, it is the first off ramp after the toll road.
    You will turn right at the top of the off ramp and go over the highway - following the signs to Ballito.
  • Once on this main road into Ballito, pass straight through the first round about (with Ballito Lifestyle Centre on your right) and approach a second round about. Drive of the way around the round about until you are on the M4 heading back towards Durban.
  • At the next round about, depending on where you are going do one of the following:
    • If you are going to the Lodge
      Drive of the way around and turn towards Zimbali Lodge and Country Club
      Go to the first security gate and give them your name.
      They will direct you from there.
    • For Self catering
      Drive of the way around and turn towards Zimbali Lodge and Country Club
      Before you come to the first gate you will see signs for the sales centre/ welcome centre on your right. Follow these signs to the welcome centre where they will give you access disks and keys to your holiday home
    • Zimbali Resort
      Take the 2nd exit at the round about and proceed along the M4.
      The entrance to Zimbali resort is about a Km up on the left hand side.