We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

1.9 km from Cape Town Central centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
SAVE US$233 US$736*US$503*View Deal
US$527*View Deal
US$572*View Deal
76 Orange Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Show Available Rooms
    We’re sorry, there are no available rooms for this property on TripAdvisor. Please change dates or see offers from our partners.
    We’re sorry, there are no available rooms for this property on TripAdvisor. Please change dates or view all Cape Town Central hotels with availability.
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    Show Room Prices
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "09a977f069c949ccb3c09dc13c7c0647", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":302610,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[68899391],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":4,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":4,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":503,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"09a977f069c949ccb3c09dc13c7c0647","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":736,"lowestMetaPrice":503,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":736,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":736,"lowestMetaPrice":503,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":736,"hotelName":"Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA5YTk3N2YwNjljOTQ5Y2NiM2MwOWRjMTNjN2MwNjQ3IiwiQUlLIjoiZDgxOTg1MjhlNTUwNDkxMzk2NzFiMWY3MWM4ODBjNmEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/04/2017", "checkOut": "10/04/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$503", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"79405707":"CheapTicketsEWS","78853281":"OrbitzEWS","32700208":"Expedia","68899391":"CancelonIB","109236134":"HotelsCom2IB","34818413":"BookingCom","53931848":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","bed_config":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__bed_config","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"js":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    All reviews planet restaurant high tea oasis restaurant pink lady famous afternoon tea orient express tennis courts finger sandwiches grand old lady grand dame classic hotel main building junior suite beautiful hotel company gardens concierge desk oysters five star hotel turn down service ellie
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I was honestly apprehensive when booking this property as by the pictures it seemed different then what I am used to when traveling. I was pleasantly surprised and this hotel exceeded my expectations! The front desk was warm and welcoming. The housekeeping team was pleasant...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    There is no doubt in my experience that staying at the Mount Nelson should be a bucket list item for anyone who loves travel and exploration. You are enveloped in old world charm and ambiance the moment you drive through the beautiful formal entrance and...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We heard about hi tea at this hotel from our hop on hop off bus tours. They said it had been rated as one of the best hi tea in the world, we beg to differ. We went there for hi tea and It was...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This is a must do. Afternoon tea at the Mount Nelson--you must pre-book. The hotel has lovely grounds to wander through before and after tea. Dress smartly, shorts are allowed but it is nice to get the slacks and white shirt out of case ....More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Historic Cape Town hotel is still one of the best, despite competition from hotels in the Waterfront area. The room was very spacious and well equipped. Beautiful gardens and I loved the way the life inside the hotel spilled out into tthe gardens. I found...More

    Response from gabrielle_palmer, Public Relations Manager at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

    Thank you for your review of our hotel and our beautiful gardens, and we also think that our neighbourhood offers a true authentic Cape Town experience. Please accept our apologies for your experience of our reception staff - we have passed your comments on to...

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
    Hotel & Grounds (187)
    Room/Suite (83)
    Dining (68)
    View from Room (51)
    Nearby Restaurants
    Nelson's Eye
    805 reviews
    .12 km away
    Afternoon Tea
    701 reviews
    .06 km away
    Arnold's Restaurant
    628 reviews
    .27 km away
    Societi Bistro
    762 reviews
    .30 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Zee's Cape Tours
    55 reviews
    .30 km away
    South African Jewish Museum
    482 reviews
    .47 km away
    Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium
    248 reviews
    .41 km away
    Cape Town Holocaust Centre
    60 reviews
    .25 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Do you offer both laundry and pressing services?
    7 November 2016|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from gabrielle_palmer | Property representative |
    Hello, yes we do
    We came for High Tea last year and decided we must stay here next time we are in Cape Town. However we are both dependent on insulin and need a fridge to keep our medications fresh. Are we able to arrange to have the minibar emptied or a small fridge put into our room thanks
    14 August 2016|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Dear 2015marcol, We will most certainly be able to accommodate your request, at the time of your reservation if you can let the team know and we can arrange a small fridge for your medication. The hotel is also located in... More
    William J
    Hi. Please excuse the bother but does the Nelson have a gift shop. Thanks, Martin James
    16 July 2016|
    Answer Show all 12 answers
    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Good morning, Yes we do - we have the Signature Boutique which sells souvenirs, a small selection of clothing and arts/crafts and Christoff Jewelers which sells a spectacular range of jewelry. Warm regards, Louise
    Room Tips
    "Make sure to experience high tea!"
    Matthew F, 1 day agoRead review
    "Ask for a room with a view. Upgrading to a suite will give you amazing space and comfort."
    seanmage, 2 days agoRead review
    "The Deluxe rooms are extremely spacious, although the hotel has many room types to choose from"
    Renier F, 5 days agoRead review
    "I stayed in the top floor of the Green Park section in a luxury superior room this was huge and i had a..."
    Mike J, 7 days agoRead review
    "Table Mountain view, Nothing else!"
    Marcus N, 10 days agoRead review
    "suite rooms"
    judith d, 14 days agoRead review
    "room 321, fantastic balcony, great view."
    123alison2014, 15 days agoRead review
    "The poolside cottages are ideal if you like a quiet room that walks directly out to the peaceful and secluded..."
    patter5001, 1 month agoRead review
    "Rooms overloking the pool were very nice, not sunny in afternoon though."
    Travelsnowy, 1 month agoRead review
    "Ask for a room with a view...and a big one at that!"
    WorldTravelerAsia, 1 month agoRead review
    Taj Cape Town
    The Table Bay Hotel
    Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town
    Cape Royale Luxury Hotel