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Nestled on a lush garden estate in the heart of the city, this luxurious hotel is an icon of Cape Town and committed to excellent 5-star quality and service.

Just a stone’s throw from Company Gardens, the Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town is a tranquil oasis in the bustling city centre. Enjoy the hotel’s famous afternoon tea on the terrace or have a swim in one of the pools. Extensive wellness facilities, including a tennis court, ensure a truly memorable stay.

Each of the Mount Nelson's accommodation wings has its own character, with private gardens and facilities. Order in room service and take in the elegance of your room. Marble bathrooms and specially designed furniture make each unit an exclusive retreat after a long day.

Guests can dine at the Lord Nelson Restaurant and Bar or enjoy lunch at the Chef's Table, offering fine cuisine and wines. Oasis Bistro serves local and Mediterranean-inspired cuisine.

Explore the city’s highlights, including Table Mountain and Robben Island. The multilingual concierge staff is happy to take care of your requests.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Buffet

Free parking available at the hotel

Currency exchange: Need local currency? This property offers currency exchange on site.

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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Superior Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 3
Deluxe Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Junior Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Deluxe Junior Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Studio Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Deluxe Studio Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
One-Bedroom Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Executive Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Deluxe Suite
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About Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

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  • Hi, I just want to clarify, booking.com is showing the deluxe room as having two single beds and a double, is this correct?

    Good Morning! Our Deluxe Rooms have a combination of either two single beds or one king bed.


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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Labia Theatre
    0.1 miles
  • Lifestyle On Kloof
    0.2 miles
  • South African Museum And Planetarium
    0.2 miles
  • South African Jewish Museum
    0.2 miles
  • The Jumu'a Mosque Of Cape Town
    0.2 miles
  • Christopher Moller Art Gallery
    0.3 miles
  • South African National Gallery
    0.3 miles
  • Long Street
    0.3 miles
  • Mediclinic Cape Town
    0.3 miles
  • De Waal Park
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Table Mountain
    1.4 miles
  • V&A Waterfront
    2 miles
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
    4 miles
  • World of Birds
    6.6 miles
  • Groot Constantia
    6.8 miles
  • Chapman's Peak
    11.7 miles
Natural beauty
  • Mountain Table Mountain
    1.9 miles
  • Mountain Lions Head
    3.1 miles
  • Mountain Signal Hill
    3.1 miles
  • Sea/ocean Atlantic Ocean
    5 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Broken Bath Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Milton Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Rocklands Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Three Anchor Bay Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Sunset Beach
    2 miles
Closest airports
  • Cape Town International Airport
    10.8 miles
How to get to Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town from Cape Town International Airport
    Private shuttle
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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4 restaurants on site

    Lord Nelson Restaurant

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Seafood, Steakhouse, Local

    Oasis Bistro

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Local, International

    Afternoon Tea and Lounge

    Cuisine: British, Mediterranean, Local

    Chefs Table

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Local, International, South African

Facilities of Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Tennis equipment
  • Kids' club
  • Snorkelling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Children's playground
  • Games room
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate or cookies Additional charge
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secured parking
Transport
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shuttle service
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
Wellness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Full body massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body treatments
  • Hair styling
  • Hair colouring
  • Hair cut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Xhosa
  • Zulu
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House rules Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 hours

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 18 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Free
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 780 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 1,580 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Diners Club American Express Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

The hotel will contact you to complete a credit authorisation form in order to proceed with deposit payments as stipulated in the deposit policy.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

As a result of Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

FAQs about Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

  • Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town is 1,050 yards from the centre of Cape Town.

  • Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Children's playground
    • Games room
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Kids' club
    • Beauty Services
    • Personal trainer
    • Horse riding
    • Walking tours
    • Tennis equipment
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Facial treatments
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Waxing services
    • Hair treatments
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Hair cut
    • Hair colouring
    • Hair styling
    • Body treatments
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Foot bath
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Couples massage
    • Head massage
    • Full body massage
    • Fitness
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness classes

  • Room options at Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Suite

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Secured parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town has 4 restaurants:

    • Lord Nelson Restaurant
    • Chefs Table
    • Afternoon Tea and Lounge
    • Oasis Bistro

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Guests staying at Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town by:

    • Car 25min
    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 25min