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Hotel Description

Family-friendly 5-star hotel near Camps Bay Beach

Cape Town City Centre stay

Within a 15-minute walk of this Cape Town City Centre hotel, you'll find Company's Garden and South African Jewish Museum. Greenmarket Square and Iziko Social History Resource Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Award-winning

A full-service spa, a nightclub, and 2 outdoor pools are all featured at this luxury hotel. There's fun for all ages with a free kid's club and a playground, and families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities. Enjoy the 2 outdoor tennis courts and free perks like buffet breakfast and valet parking.

Free WiFi, luxe bedding

The 198 guestrooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, as well as free WiFi and minibars. Premium bedding, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers are also available.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$472* Per night/room Feb 17 - Feb 18

Suite (Studio)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Suite (Garden Cottage)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
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Guest reviews for Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

5 out of 5

The Capetown place to stay

Terrific hotel. Right in the footprint of Table Mountain and close to lots of great restaurants. This is an old world hotel with elegance and charm. They do a lot of American film crews and the conceirge services are first rate. Highly recommend

Posted by on Dec 16, 2007

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Property Features

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and a meeting room. A nightclub, a steam room, and a terrace are also featured at the luxury Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel. Free self parking and valet parking are available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Cape Town hotel.

  • 198 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1899
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Nightclub
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Grocery service (free)
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) (20 km / 12.4 mi)
  • Train station: Cape Town Station (2.6 km / 1.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free shopping center shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel offers 198 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and bathrobes. Beds feature premium bedding. This Cape Town hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include slippers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (late night)
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

Lord Nelson Restaurant - Onsite restaurant.

Oasis Bistro - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Planet Bar - Overlooking the garden, this Champagne bar serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Chefâ??s Table - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Nearby Activities

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with outdoor tennis courts and a health club. Other recreational amenities include a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Spa Services

Librisa Spa has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Number of treatment rooms 7
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 1308.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 990 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 990 (one-way)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is listed in the 2018 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA) guests.
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