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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Historic Cape Town hotel is still one of the best, despite competition from hotels in the Waterfront area. The room was very spacious and well equipped. Beautiful gardens and I loved the way the life inside the hotel spilled out into tthe gardens. I found the staff at Reception aloof, arrogant, and not very efficient, whereas most of the other...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Timeless, Elegant and Sophisticated would be the easiest way to summarize the Belmond Mount Nelson. I was truly impressed with the hotel taking into account that it is over a hundred years old and still keeps up with the times. Set in the vibrant heart of Cape Town, this luxury hotel and spa offers easy access to all that's happening...

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Woldingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We treated ourselves to a 3 night stay here based on our fabulous experience at another Belmond hotel at the Igacu Falls in Brazil last year. Normally we steer clear of large hotels but we where keen to see if this group was a one of or not. No, this hotel is fabulous. So much attention to detail. All staff...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel on a week long conference recently and the place was every bit as good as the reports suggested Set uphill away from the center in clear view of the magnificent table mountain this elegant Colonial hotel clearly lived up to its reputation as one of the best in Cape Town. The rooms were fantastic the...

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warwick
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

outstanding as you would expect. The selection of food was brilliant and it was very nice. Setting is amazing and the team are very attentive. All in all, cant fault the place and hope to be back one day.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

After being recommended for afternoon tea we visited as a group of 7 and were waited on efficiently. The food and tea is to a very high standard and we were never left waiting too long for the courses to be served. Thoroughly recommend if you are exploring Cape Town as I can see why it is a must do!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Mount Nelson offers a delightful combination of class, style, service and fayre. Just spent 15 nights on m our first visit to Cape Town and found everything fantastic with great food, plenty to see and do. The Nellie provided the perfect base with lovely gardens and pool for the relaxing times.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

At the end of our stay we splurged at this hotel. It was worth every penny. Boasting an old world charm and exceptional service we loved every minute. From the amazing breakfast buffet to the great advice from the concierge we had a great stay. The location was perfect for walkers as the front entrance faced the Company Garden" and...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Lord Nelson is a classical superb location at the foot of Table Mountain, and just a short stroll from downtown, the Ressort offers the perfect combination of leafy tranquility and contemporary buzz. The Hotel hotel has two heated outdoor pools a great gym with the latest cardiovascular and weight training equipment. The package you get is super but amazingly...

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Kendal
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I arrived in the middle of the afternoon and Josie checked me in quickly and efficiently. As a regular I was happy to go the room on my own.Melissa had aranged with housekeeping to unpack while I was out for dinner.Namhla did this brilliantly and so I was able to enjoy dinner. After a shower I went down to the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Oasis Bistro
Oasis Bistro
Cuisines: French, European
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  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is a timeless and authentic resort hotel located in the heart of Cape Town. With a unique legacy of service excellence based on authentic Cape hospitality, the hotel remains a destination of choice. The hotel's convenient location makes it easy for guests to explore the city centre and its surrounds, and some of South Africa's best beaches. The garden estate setting is an urban sanctuary, complete with two heated swimming pools, rolling lawns, a palm lined avenue and secluded Rose gardens which lend themselves to romance. The abundance of secure wide open space makes families feel at home and encourages children to run free and explore. Several distinctive accommodation wings offer a variety of 198 individually decorated, elegantly appointed rooms and suites. No two rooms are exactly the same, and each annexe offers unique views, mood and style. Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel has played host to countless weddings and milestone celebrations. The glamorous and contemporary Planet Bar and Restaurant offers guests a true South African gastronomic dinner experience, and the newly refurbished Oasis Bistro offers guests a Mediterranean inspired al fresco breakfast and lunch menu overlooking the family pool and gardens. A daily Afternoon Tea served in the hotel lounge is a signature and not to be missed experience. Extending the emphasis on pleasure is Librisa Spa - a destination day spa boasting eight oversized treatment and shower rooms, separate manicure and pedicure rooms, and a sun-splashed conservatory. Treatments are based on the healing power of touch and incorporate products containing local ingredients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Address: 76 Orange Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: RM1,852 - RM3,120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 198
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Also Known As:
Mount Nelson Cape Town
Hotel Mount Nelson
Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#3 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#3 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#10 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“The Deluxe rooms are extremely spacious, although the hotel has many room types to choose from”
 of 5 bubbles renierf, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in the top floor of the Green Park section in a luxury superior room this was huge and i had a balcony overlooking table mountain.”
 of 5 bubbles mikej181, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Table Mountain view, Nothing else!”
 of 5 bubbles marcusn922, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“suite rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 928judithd, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“room 321, fantastic balcony, great view.”
 of 5 bubbles 123alison2014, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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