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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

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  • Excellent83%
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  • Average3%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i have been a visitor to this hotel for decades, its my favourite place for afternoon tea and intimate dinners. I had my wedding there in 1992! ..always loved the superb tasteful decorating, gentle colours of the lounge and conservatory areas and exquisite furnishings. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mount Nelson {Nellie) is an iconic fixture of Capetown. Beautiful grounds, secluded locale, but still close to attractions. Our room was spacious and well appointed. Staff could not have been more friendly and helpful. High tea was very classy. This hotel is luxury at...More

Thank SpursFan5
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed 2 nights with my wife and our 11-years-old daughter in April 2018. Absolutely splendid views from our balcony. Pristine gardens, nice breakfast. All staff members very courteous, with a special note of thanks to Sim, who served us at the outside patio. Excellent...More

Thank Ancelmo G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful stay at Mount Nelson. We had a wonderful view of The Table from our room. Room was beautiful and service was wonderful. The staff was wonderful, making our stay very special. Location was perfect and within walking distance of the Company Gardens, many great...More

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Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson HotelResponded 1 week ago

We look forward to your return. Thank you so much for such glowing compliments on our views, the service and our fabulous location close to many of the city's attractions.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mount Nelson is in a great location to enjoy all that Cape Town has to offer. The Breakfast included in many room rates is absolutely outstanding, the high tea is the best we have had in any city with a British heritage (esp. London...More

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Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your compliments on our superb location and our breakfasts which really seem to impress all our guests.

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$422 - US$859 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#2 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#5 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#13 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$422 - US$859 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Cape Town Central
#2 Family Hotel in Cape Town Central
#5 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#13 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Patricia F
7 March 2018|
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Response from travellerno9 | Reviewed this property |
Both pools are full and heated which was a first as every other hotel we stayed in had small unheated pools! The two pools are fabulous but I loved the pool set on the beautiful gardens opposite the breakfast:/lunch... More
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ChrisKent26
4 March 2018|
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Response from Bob R | Reviewed this property |
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nono h
27 December 2017|
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Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
Dear nono h, Our rates work on a 'best available rate' system, thus the rates are determined by quite a few factors (your date of stay, duration etc) but if you log onto our website and insert your dates, the rates do show... More
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"Ask for room third floor or higher with a view of the pool."
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"Rooms in the Green Park wing are our favourite."
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"Wonderful view of the city at dawn from the 4th floor, facing the gardens and fountain."
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"For extra peace or a bit more shade, try the 'adults only' pool"
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