Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Cape Town, South Africa

91%
346 reviews
Excellent city hotel. Close to the city center. Awesome vibe.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Lounge
    • Fridge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Playground
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Kids Club
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Medical Assistance
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Special Diet
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Lunch Buffet
    Activities
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Swimming Pool
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Tennis
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Golf
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
76 Orange Street 8001 Cape Town

Location

Surrounded by 3.5 hectares of gardens, this hotel lies at the foot of Table Mountain, just 3 km from the lively city centre. Here guests will find various shopping and entertainment opportunities, cultural facilities and famous sightseeing attractions, such as the fort or the jail island, Robben Island. The main train station lies roughly 3 km away. In addition, the seaside of the Cape of Good Hope is only a 15-minute drive from the hotel.

Facilities

This hotel was built in 1899. Travellers can enjoy a pleasant stay in one of the 201 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Guests can buy souvenirs at the gift shop. The grounds of the hotel feature a playground and an attractive garden. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Additional services include a babysitting service, medical assistance, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. A safe and a minibar are also available. Additional features include a fridge and a mini fridge. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a DVD player and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are available for everyday use. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The accommodation features various options for cooling off on hot days, including a pool and an outdoor pool. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. Tennis and golf are available to active guests. Guests of the hotel can enjoy indoor activities, including a gym. Various wellness options are available at the establishment, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon and massage treatments. An entertainment programme is offered for children.

Meals

Travellers can choose options including breakfast, lunch and dinner. Staff are also happy to provide special dietary cuisine.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Bar and Beverages
    100%
    "Bar is awesome"

    Elegant pink lady. Great cocktails.

    "Bar is awesome."

  • Location
    95%
    "Great location"

    Free guided walks. Lots of bars. Plenty of parking.

    "Near city centre in a great location."

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  • Food
    94%
    "Delicious food"

    Oysters exceptional. Sweet buffets. Amazing afternoon tea.

    "Great menu with excellent food, especially dessert."

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  • Breakfast
    86%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Huge breakfast. Amazing breakfast. Breakfast selection good.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • Amenities
    86%
    "Great amenities"

    Fabulous historical Hotel. Spectacular venue. Amazing facilities.

    "Good amenities and hotel building is acceptable."

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  • Service
    81%
    "Fantastic service"

    Superb staff. Attentive waiting staff. Excellent security.

    "Friendly, professional service, though reception is subpar."

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  • Vibe
    75%
    "Awesome vibe"

    Elegant pink lady. Old colonial ambience. Old world charm.

    "Awesome vibe." "Friendly atmosphere." "Stylish hotel." "Good choice for a city trip." "Awesome for families." "Luxury hotel."

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  • Room
    67%
    "Room is all right"

    Superb accommodation. Bathroom with lots of. Great views.

    "Rooms are neglected, although average in size with OK bathrooms." "Excellent beds and great views."

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  • Value for money
    60%
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Free guided walks. Well worth the money.

    "Fairly good value for money."