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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.

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Overview

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
  • Free parking
  • Secure parking
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Banquet facilities
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Total number of rooms - 201
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Security guard
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Beauty services
  • Currency exchange
  • Hair salon
  • Tour assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Patio
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Tennis on site
  • Year Built 1899
  • Business services
  • Wedding services
  • Free breakfast
  • Event catering
  • Full-service health spa
  • Health club
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Business center
  • Children's club
  • Garden
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • One meeting/conference room
  • Luggage storage
  • Massage - spa treatment room(s)
  • Medical assistance available
  • Multilingual staff
  • Parking garage
  • Picnic area
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2
  • Sauna
  • Secretarial services
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Video library
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Parking

Free parking, Secure parking, Parking garage


In the room
  • Pay movies
  • DVD player
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Phone
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Extra towels/bedding
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • Satellite TV service
  • In-room safe
  • 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.

  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Golf - miniature nearby
  • Pilates classes/instruction nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction nearby
  • Racquetball/squash nearby
  • Volleyball nearby
  • Aerobics nearby
  • Sports center nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours nearby
  • Horse riding/rental nearby
  • Bird watching nearby
  • Playground nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Bowling alley nearby
  • Table tennis nearby
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Running track/path on site
  • Swimming on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
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Spa

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
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Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out

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.

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

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