Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel (formerly Mount Nelson Hotel) 
5 star

76 Orange Street, Cape Town, 8001  - show map

Rated 5 out of 5 by 2041 reviewers

Hotel Overview

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 Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel 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 Belmond 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 contemporary Planet Restaurant and Bar or enjoy lunch at the interactive Chef's Table, offering fine cuisine and wines. Oasis Bistro serves local and Mediterranean-inspired cuisine.

The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle transfer to the V&A Waterfront and the scheduled times are available at the reception. Explore the city’s highlights, including Table Mountain and Robben Island. The multilingual concierge staff is happy to take care of your requests.

Formerly Mount Nelson Hotel

Before July 2019 Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel was known as Mount Nelson Hotel

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These spacious and elegant rooms offer views of the hotel's garden or Table Mountain. The smaller bathrooms are fitted with a shower and some rooms also have a bath-and-shower combination.

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The Deluxe Rooms combine understated charm with modern luxury. Each has a marble bathroom and some of the rooms have balconies.Most rooms offer a view of the gardens, swimming pool, Table Mountain, or overlook the fountain courtyard.

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These spacious Junior Suites offer a bedroom with an open-plan lounge area. The marble bathroom contains a bath, shower and complimentary toiletries.Most of the suites offer views of Table Mountain or the hotel's garden.

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These light and airy Junior Suites are open plan and feature a spacious bedroom and lounge area. The marble bathroom contains a bath, shower and complimentary toiletries.Guests can enjoy views of the hotel's garden, Table Mountain or Lion’s Head.

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This air-conditioned suite features a spacious open-plan seating and dining area. The marble bathroom contains a bath, shower and walk-in dressing room.Some suites offer a kitchenette.

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These suites offer added space and a feature a spacious bedroom with a separate seating area. Some suites offer a balcony or kitchenette. The bathroom contains a bath, shower and complimentary toiletries.Guests can enjoy views of the hotel's garden, Table Mountain or Lion’s Head.

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Facilities of Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Free parking, On-site parking, Parking, WiFi everywhere

Canoeing, Cycling, Diving, Fishing, Hiking, Horse riding, Snorkelling, Tennis court

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
Bar, Breakfast in the room, Packed lunches, Restaurant, Room service, Snack bar, Special diet menus (on request)

Pools and wellness
Fitness centre, Massage, Outdoor pool, Outdoor pool (all year), Sauna, Spa and wellness centre

Airport shuttle, Airport shuttle (surcharge), Car hire, Shuttle service (free)

Front-desk/reception area services
24-hour front desk, Concierge service, Currency exchange, Luggage storage, Newspapers, Private check-in/check-out, Safety deposit box, Ticket service, Tour desk, Valet parking

Common areas
Games room, Garden, Sun terrace, Terrace

Entertainment and children services
Babysitting/child services, Children's playground, Kids' club

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Dry cleaning, Ironing service, Laundry, Shoeshine

Business facilities
Business centre, Fax/photocopying, Meeting/banquet facilities

Barber/beauty shop, Gift shop

Air conditioning, Bridal suite, Designated smoking area, Facilities for disabled guests, Family rooms, Heating, Lift, Non-smoking rooms, Non-smoking throughout, VIP room facilities

Hotel Policies

15:00- hours

Untill 11:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Dear Visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions. The hotel will contact you to complete a credit authorisation form in order to proceed with deposit payments as stipulated in the deposit policy.

Last updated: 16 May 2020 - Update now

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