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4.8 of 5 guest rating
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Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom (Studio)
Room with view
753 square feet
2 Twin Beds 1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Junior Suite
Room with view
431 square feet
2 Twin Beds 1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room
Room with view
377 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Superior Room
Room with view
269 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Suite (Junior)
Room with view
484 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite (Studio)
Room with view
538 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Presidential Suite
Room with view
1206 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom
Room with view
592 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite (Garden Cottage)
517 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Studio Suite
Room with view
592 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Suite (Garden Cottage)
743 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly Cape Town hotel in Cape Town City Centre, walk to Kloof Street

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business center

Location

This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located in Cape Town City Centre, within 3 mi (5 km) of Company's Garden, V&A Waterfront, and Camps Bay Beach. Table Mountain and Clifton Bay Beach are also within 6 mi (10 km). Cape Town Station is 25 minutes by foot.

Hotel Features

This hotel features 2 outdoor pools, a full-service spa, and a casino. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a restaurant, a nightclub, and a health club are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 198 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, along with free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests will also find LCD TVs, Egyptian cotton sheets, and coffee makers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and a meeting room. This luxury hotel also offers a casino, a nightclub, and a sauna. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Poolside bar
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free valet parking
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shopping on site
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Total number of rooms - 198
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Tennis on site
  • Casino
  • Full-service spa
  • Free breakfast
  • Year Built - 1899
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Health club
  • Free wired Internet
  • Nightclub
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Ballroom
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Afrikaans

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel offers 198 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cape Town hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Electric kettle

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 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.

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and guests can order late night fare from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Outdoor tennis courts and a health club are featured at the hotel. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a sauna and a fitness center.

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

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Librisa Spa. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. 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.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Sports massage

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

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

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

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

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Belmond Mount Nelson
  • Belmond Mount Nelson Cape Town
  • Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
  • Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel Cape Town
  • Belmond Nelson Hotel
  • Hotel Mount Nelson
  • Mount Nelson
  • Mount Nelson Hotel
  • Nelson Mount
  • Nelson Mount Hotel
  • Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
  • Mount Nelson Cape Town

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the 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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