Cape Town Accommodation at The Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town
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  • Property TypeHotel
  • Guests396
  • Rooms/Units198
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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is a highly recommended Gardens hotel providing accommodation in 198 guest rooms for tourists visiting the City Bowl region.

About Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Occupying a breathtaking site on the lower slopes of Table Mountain and set in nine acres of lush and tranquil gardens, the Belmond Mount Nelson is the most famous hotel in Cape Town, located just a short stroll from the historic city centre and vibrant Kloof Street.


The 144 luxurious rooms and 57 suites offer garden or mountain facing views and leisure facilities include two heated swimming pools, two floodlit tennis courts, a gymnasium with personal trainers, a golf practice net, two gift shops and internet access throughout the hotel. A luxurious spa has opened boasting 10-treatments rooms, a sauna, steam room, plunge pools and a conservatory.

Each of the 57 suites and 144 luxurious rooms are individually furnished and provided with fully appointed private bathrooms and individually controlled air conditioning. In addition, each is equipped with television, international touch-dial telephones, voice mail, high-speed internet access and an electronic safe. Refrigerators and mini bars are provided in all rooms except Single Rooms. A local daily newspaper, robes, hairdryers and bottled water are also included. A private fax line is available on request in some rooms. Non-smoking rooms are available.


Cape Colony Restaurant:
Cape Colony restaurant combines fine dining with impeccable service amid an elegant interior. The menu features contemporary South African cuisine with an exotic Asian influence, while the wine list was recently awarded the Diners Club Award of Excellence. Open 18h30 – 22h30 daily.

Planet Champagne & Cocktail Bar:
Cape Town’s hottest bar combines Sex and the City-style chic with timeless elegance. Join the throng of well-heeled Capetonians for sundowner cocktails, or indulge in pre-dinner Champagne and cocktails.

Afternoon Tea:
Afternoon Tea is served in the Lounge, on the Terrace or in the garden around the Lord Kitchener Fountain. The dress code is informal, and the buffet is served daily from 14h30 to 17h30.

Chef's Table:
We invite you to experience a tailor-made culinary encounter at the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel's Chef's Table. Located in the heart of the kitchen, you can enjoy out-of-the-ordinary fare whilst gaining a ‘fish-bowl glimpse’ into the previously secret domain of a professional kitchen.

Oasis Restaurant:
Oasis Restaurant, overlooking the hotel’s beautiful gardens and swimming pool, is the perfect venue for relaxed breakfast and lunch dining as well as Sunday brunch.


The hotel is situated just 20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport. Chauffeur driven vehicles can be arranged on request and complimentary return shuttles are offered to the V&A Waterfront and Cape Town International Convention Centre.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Disabled equipped
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Video player

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Business facilities
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Complimentary newspapers
  • Concierge
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Foreign exchange desk
  • Garden(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Health spa
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (garage)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Secretarial services
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Dutch
  • Flemish
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Xhosa
  • Zulu

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Deluxe Room

Deluxe Rooms combine understated charm with modern luxury. Each features a sitting area, perfect to unwind. Located in the Main Building, the Oasis Wing and Green Park, each Deluxe Room has a unique design and personality. Some rooms offer a balcony, while all enjoy an inviting marble en-suite bathroom.

Qty: 10
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Deluxe Junior Suites

Light and airy, Deluxe Junior Suites are found in the Main Building and Green Park wings. They include a spacious bedroom and an inviting open-plan sitting area. Large windows let the outside in, while most have balconies where you can unwind.

Qty: 15
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

2 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Outstanding hotel on all counts. Rooms superb, service fantastic and the location is excellent. Most beautiful hotel in one of the world's greatest cities! Of course we will come again to your beautiful country.

September 2018

wolfgang hanke (Germany)

Verified reviewexcellent

Amazing Recemended To Anyone Love It Going Again Tommorrow.

August 2010

Charlotte Greenone (England)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome. The Mount Nelson Hotel offers a full range of services for children.

Closest airport(s)Cape Town International - 18km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 11h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyDiners, American Express, Mastercard, Visa, EFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since June 2001

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