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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“high tea”(191 reviews)
“planet bar”(69 reviews)
“oasis restaurant”(36 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I took my partner here for his 50th birthday and oh my, this hotel is even better in reality than the photos show - they don’t do it justice. We stayed here for three nights and didn’t venture from the hotel! Top things to know...More

1  Thank Nume0875
Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson HotelResponded 4 days ago

What a sensational review, we are thrilled that you enjoyed each and every aspect of our hotel, from the breakfast to the staff, to the cuisine and the piano players, the pools and the spa - thank you very much indeed.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always wanted to stay at this iconic hotel and booked a Junior Suite for a short stay in January We had spent the previous nights at Tintswalo on Hout Bay which is a wonderful small hotel We arrived with high expectations but from...More

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Thank Andrew S
Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson HotelResponded 2 days ago

we do hope that you will accept our apologies for the inconvenience of waiting for room 224, although we are very happy that we were able to find another room for you that was more to your taste. We are also delighted that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here around the Easter Holiday. The staff were very professional and highly skilled. The decor in the hotel was modern, clean, and fresh with tasteful bright colors and clean lines throughout. The hotel itself is a historic property so the construction of the...More

Thank Jason P S
Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review of your stay at our hotel - we are happy that you are still reminiscing about it nearly a year later : )

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you love tea like I do, you need to try the afternoon tea service here... but make reservations. The teas, finger foods and desserts are all amazing. The hotel itself and the grounds are visually stunning and I imagine it costs a pretty penny...More

Thank PatriciaT917
Response from FandBManagerJB, Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Patricia, Thank you so much for the wonderful review, we are delighted to read of your experience and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best regards, Johann L. Badenhorst Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is old and newly renovated, with beautiful grounds, well groomed gardens, a big pool, tennis courts etc. it’s a five star hotel, and the services are three star! We went for dinner and waited so long for someone to show up for our...More

Thank Maria M
Response from FandBManagerJB, Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Maria, We thank you for taking the time to provide us with your review and we apologize for any disappointing experience you feel have occurred. We will certainly investigate your feedback, as we gather from your review that this was not brought to the...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2017 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
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$459 - US$826 (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
#4 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#11 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$459 - US$826 (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
#4 Spa Hotel in Cape Town Central
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cape Town Central
#11 Luxury Hotel in Cape Town Central
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1031)
Room & Suite (341)
Dining (138)
Pool & Beach (55)
Hotel & Grounds (775)
Bathroom (27)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
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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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Donald128
1 November 2017|
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Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
Dear Donald128, Unfortunately we don't sell vouchers for specific offerings at the hotel, we only sell the gift cards that can be used at any outlet of the hotel. Warm regards Louise
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tazsox
30 May 2017|
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Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
Dear Tazsox, We are planning to upgrade our Porte Cochere and Reception, the Tea Lounge and the Planet Bar areas starting end of June and the renovations will be staggered to minimise disruptions. On our current... More
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"Go for the garden view - I would pay the extra for the Table Mountain view"
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"There is a wide choice of accommodation. The Cottages with their own swimming pool are charming."
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"Afternoon tea should overlook the gardens."
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"Would be nice o have a mounytain view"
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