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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

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Welcome to Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, in Cape Town’s buzzing heart. We invite you to relax in our iconic pink buildings, airy rooms and dreamy gardens. Enjoy imaginative local cuisine, nourishing spa treatments and eye-catching artworks. Captivating visitors since 1899, Cape Town’s iconic resort hotel is a tranquil hideaway just moments from the city’s buzzing heart. Our 198 individually designed rooms and suites and a host of fabulous facilities appeal equally to romantic couples, families or adventurous groups. Stroll through our expansive gardens, take a tree tour or browse the outdoor sculpture exhibition. Discover the hotel’s history, art and culture on self-guided tours. Enjoy imaginative cuisine in our restaurants and soothing bliss at the spa. Just beyond our gates lies the pulsating city, with stunning beaches and historic hotspots moments away. Forever watching over the hotel is Table Mountain, another wondrous Cape Town landmark.
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Adult pool
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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This hotels afternoon tea is an absolute must, we have tried so many in CT, Franschoek and Stellenbosch all amazing but this hotel in the centre of CT just exudes class. It is so English but with that South African touch of chilled. It looks so stuffy and old style but with a
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We arrived in Cape Town after a long flight from the U.K and were smoothly checked in to the room. We upgraded ourselves to the Deluxe Junior Suite, which was magnificent with views towards Table mountain. It had ample room for us and our two boys, aged 3 and 1, to have
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Hotel is amazing, great atmosphere and energy and didn’t feel overcrowded over Xmas and New Year even though the hotel was packed. Breakfasts on terrace incredible. I found my way to the tennis court after another guest had mentioned how great the coach,Barkie, was. After one
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Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
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Thank you so much for all your fabulous compliments, most especially on our tennis courts and our in-house coach, the inimitable Barkie McKrea.
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We had a ten day family trip to Cape Town. The hotel is beautiful, although the level of service was below expectation - but it was their busiest time of year. My young daughter and I both had tennis coaching with Barkie Mccrea. He was amazing. Great with kids and
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Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you so much for your compliments on our fabulous tennis coach Barkie McKrea and swimming coach Stacey. We will make sure to pass on your lovely comments.
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My husband, daughter, and I spent six nights at the Mount Melson in the middle of a longer trip to Africa. I don’t have enough superlatives for how wonderful it was. While the hotel has old-world charm throughout, our suite and room (332 & 318 in the main building) were
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Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
Responded 4 days ago
We are blown away by your fabulous review of our hotel, thank you so much for your compliments on the rooms, the staff, the cuisine and our perfect location, and we have passed on your compliments to Sino. We do hope we will have the pleasure of seeing you again soon.
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Do you have child minding or a kids club for a 4 year old child ?
Hello, Yes we do have a fully supervised kids club for children from the age of 3, Warm regards Louise
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Do you have child minding or a kids club for a 4 year old child ?
Hello, Yes we do have a fully supervised kids club at the hotel suitable for children from 3, Warm regards Louise
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Traveling there next month. How is the water situation now? Are the pools open?
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 terrace. Enjoy Mount Nelson - it is the best hotel in Cape Town by a mile
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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 up. Alternatively email our reservations department with your inquiry, and we can advise you on the availability and rate offers over your requested dates. Apologies for any inconvenience this has caused you. Warm regards Louise
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"my room overlooked the roof and left much to be desired..."
"All rooms have individual character. Junior Suites and suites are more spacious"
"We have a room facing the pool with a small balcony. Very quiet and bright."
"All rooms are great but one with a balcony is lovely"
"The view of the pool is lovely, so I'd request a room on that side of the hotel."
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PRICE RANGE
US$314 - US$1,019 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
mount nelson cape townhotel mount nelson
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownCape Town CentralCity Bowl
NUMBER OF ROOMS
198
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