Region : Africa | Type: Luxury Trains| Traveller Interest: Cultural Experiences
 

Blue Train- Fairmont Zimbali Lodge Breakaway 2012

 

Brief Desciption

No driving, no traffic – just pure indulgence from the moment you step onboard the “World’s Leading Luxury Train” to being pampered at Fairmont Zimbali Resort’s Willow Stream Spa.
 

Description

Itinerary 22 - 26 November 2012

Thursday: 
14:00         Register and check-in at The Business Lounge, Pretoria Station.
                  Guests enjoy pre-departure snacks and drinks 
14:30         Boarding starts and butlers usher guests to their suites
15:00        The Blue Train departs Pretoria Station for Durban.
18:30 – 20:30   First dinner sitting
21:00        Second dinner sitting
Guests enjoy post-dinner drinks, Cognacs and Cuban cigars in the Club car before 
retiring to bed

Friday: 
07:00 – 10:00   Breakfast is served on a first-come-first-served basis.
12:00     The Blue Train arrives at Durban Station.  Guests are transferred 
               to Fairmont Zimbali Lodge            
13:00     Guests arrive at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge 
             (Please note official check-in time is at 14:00)      
            
             Lunch & Dinner at leisure (Guests receive meal vouchers to the value of
             R550-00 per person for the duration of their stay to use at of the Fairmont  
             Zimbali Restaurants)

Saturday: 
            06:30 – 10:30 Breakfast is served at the Thandi Restaurant at leisure
Guests spend day at leisure and enjoy health spa treatments 
(Voucher to the value of R550-00 included in the rate). 

Sunday:
06:30 – 10:30  Breakfast is served at the Thandi Restaurant at leisure
11:00     Guests check out.  Luggage can be stored at Port Cochere
               (Desk at reception)
               Guests spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure.  
            
12:45   Guests meet at reception for transfer to Durban
            Station @ 13:00
14:30   Guests arrive at Durban Station and are ushered to their suites. Guests 
            would travel in the same suites they were booked on the forward journey.
15:00   The Blue Train departs Durban Station for Pretoria.
18:30   Dinner commences
Guests enjoy post-dinner drinks, Cognacs and Cuban cigars in the Club Car
before retiring to bed.

Monday:
07:00 – 10:30   Breakfast is served on a first come first serve basis
12:00   The Blue Train arrives at Pretoria station and butlers usher guests to
             The Business Lounge. 
              Lunch & Dinner at leisure
          
Price - ZAR 10540 pp twin-sharing 

Your package includes: 

  • Two nights’ return journey on The Blue Train (inclusive of all meals and drinks; alcoholic & non-alcoholic) and a gift. Excluding French champagne, caviar, purchases from the Boutique Shop and external telephone calls. Please note that there are no parking facilities available at Pretoria Station. Kindly make transfer arrangements
  • Two nights’ accommodation at Fairmont Zimbali Lodge including bed and breakfast and meal vouchers of R550-00 per person to use at of the Fairmont Zimbali Restaurants.
  • Transfers from the station to the lodge (and vice versa)
  • Spa Voucher to the value of R550-00 to use at Willow Stream Spa at Zimbali