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Book your room at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Room type

Superior Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Junior Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests

Deluxe Junior Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Classic Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Superior Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Near Company Gardens

Near Company Gardens

This modern Cape Town hotel is a landmark hotel in the heart of Cape Town, with views of the city and Table Mountain, and 3 kilometres from the V&A Waterfront; beaches are 5 kilometres away.

Champagne bar

Built in 1899, this hotel houses a champagne bar which extends to a garden terrace, and two restaurants; the Librisa spa offers a sauna, two pools, and a personal trainer service.

Satellite television

Guestrooms at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel are climate-controlled, with neutral decor and traditional furnishings; amenities include wireless Internet, satellite television and minibars.

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

At your hotel

The Belmont Mount Nelson's Oasis restaurant offers a complimentary full English buffet breakfast each morning, and also serves al fresco lunches. The Cape Colony restaurant's vaulted ceilings provide a smart setting for its South African-Asian fusion cuisine, while Planet Champagne offers an extensive champagne, cocktail, and canape menu. Librisa Spa, housed in three Victorian buildings, incorporates a sauna; there are also two heated swimming pools, two floodlit tennis courts, and a gymnasium staffed with personal trainers. The multilingual hotel staff organises day tours and excursions, allowing guests to explore the Cape Peninsula, the city centre, and Cape Winelands.

  • Concierge services
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 201
  • Hair salon
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Tennis on site
  • Year Built 1899
  • Wedding services
  • Free breakfast
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Children's club
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Garden
  • Business center
  • Luggage storage
  • One meeting room
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2
  • Free self parking
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Outdoor pool
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Free self parking

In your room

  • Pay movies
  • DVD player
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Satellite TV service
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • In-room massage available
  • Plasma TV
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Eat and drink

Guests of Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, enjoy a complimentary full English breakfast each morning in the Oasis Restaurant.

Planet Restaurant - Open exclusively for dinner, the restaurant offers a mix of modern European dishes and traditional Cape cuisine. The menu changes frequently, however sample dishes can include Ostrich Fillet with Springbok and Pancetta Satay, and Cape Rock Lobster with Caviar Dumplings. Vegetarian options and children's menus are available, as well as an extensive wine list consisting of the finest Cape wines. Live entertainment featuring a harpist or pianist each night creates a soothing ambience in the curved dining room, with its dramatic flower arrangements, floor-to-ceiling drapes and round tables.

The Oasis Restaurant - Facing the swimming pool and lush lawns, this informal alfresco restaurant serves contemporary dishes using fresh, local ingredients, including West Coast oysters. Guests sit at wrought iron tables, under large canvas parasols. Open for breakfast, brunch and dinner.

Planet One of Cape Town's hottest nightspots, the hotel's chic champagne and cocktail bar is open until late and offers an extensive drinks menu and light snacks including caviar. D├ęcor features low armchairs upholstered in metallic leather, a twinkling night-sky ceiling, and large gilt mirrors.

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Play

The hotel offers 2 outdoor tennis courts, with tennis lessons available onsite. Nearby, guests can find a golf driving range and miniature golf, as well as volleyball courts, a sports center, and a bowling alley. Ecotours can be arranged. Surcharges may apply to activities.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Tennis lessons on site

Relax

The Librisa Spa offers aromatherapy and hydrotherapy treatments, body wraps, facials, massage, sauna, and manicures and pedicures. Advanced reservations required for massage and spa treatments. Guests under 12 are not allowed in the spa.

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Massages
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

The fine print for Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is listed in the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of Orient-Express.
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