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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

1.9 km from Cape Town Central centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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76 Orange Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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...

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    • 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
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Jawsalot
    Do you offer both laundry and pressing services?
    7 November 2016|
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    Response from gabrielle_palmer | Property representative |
    Hello, yes we do
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    2015marcol
    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|
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    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
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    William J
    Hi. Please excuse the bother but does the Nelson have a gift shop. Thanks, Martin James
    16 July 2016|
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    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
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    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
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