Zimbali Capital will invest in selected projects, which are in line with its Investment Mandate for the DIVERSIFIED opportunity. Investments / assets will be weighted towards those that are already operating (50%-80%) reducing the developmental risks to which Investors may be exposed. Investments will also be selected to allow Zimbali Capital to exit via disposing of individual units/sections or entire developments. There is a strict Investment Mandate which Zimbali Capital follows, with regard to the investments that will qualify for investment within this opportunity. The Fund Manager will work with all stakeholders to maximise returns and facilitate an optimal exit strategy that ensures value creation for Investors.

The initial projects identified for investment (which provides a pipeline of up to R2 billion), include:


​Zimbali has established itself as the iconic estate along KZN’s North Coast and has set a precedent for luxury estate living nationally and internationally. The carefully curated estate means residents are assured of a commitment to quality in all facets and is a strong investment option which ensures longevity in line with market demand. As an established and internationally-acclaimed estate, Zimbali offers premium facilities within a secure gated estate.

Zimbali Lakes Resort is the paradigm of multi-generational living; offering retirees, young professionals and families the opportunity to live the Zimbali lifestyle. The pet-friendly Zimbali Lakes Resort is a stylishly-curated assembly of some of the finest and most desirable amenities seen within a gated estate, offering unparalleled choice to residents at any stage of life.


Legend Golf & Safari Resort, also known as the “Home of the Extreme 19th”, is one of the world’s most renowned resorts. This unique leisure destination welcomes all travellers, whether it be for a holiday getaway, business trip, golf or safari experience. Home to the unique “world-icon” Signature Course where each of the 18 holes have been designed by a world golfing legend. In addition, you can take the challenge of the world famous Par 3, the Extreme 19th.

Legend Golf Safari Resort suites are built in the bush where there are no fences or gardens – just 220 rooms, built across the bush within the resort.


De Zalze Lodge is the farm’s very own Cape Dutch vernacular style guest lodge overlooking the lush vineyards and breathtaking Stellenbosch mountains. Nestled against the first fairway of the De Zalze Golf Course, this luxurious four-star establishment provides relaxed yet pristine accommodation with an array of leisurely pastimes guaranteed to unwind the stresses of modern day living.

Guests are invited to enjoy wine tastings, cycling trails through the rolling vineyards, or simply to relax by the pool. All in all, our selection of offerings – coupled with the exquisite location and impeccable service – make for a pleasurable, revitalising and unforgettable stay.


La Rez is privately owned student accommodation, walking distance from Stellenbosch University, sporting facilities, shops and restaurants. This popular student facility provides a secure environment and has been designed to fulfil the demands and expectations of a typical student.

The complex offers bachelor, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units and safe basement parking. Other services include 24 hour security, access control, laundry and cleaning services, a gym for the residents and on-site management.