Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

Rated 9.4 in 192 reviews. 197 rooms.


Perfectly positioned in the heart of the city centre and at the foot of magnificent Table Mountain, the 116 year old iconic Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel offers an oasis of tranquillity in a lush garden setting. Step out of the Prince of Wales gates and you will find yourself in Cape Town's cultural and historical centre, or from the Kloof Street entrance you will discover the best of Cape Town's vibrant local flavour.

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 Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town 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 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.

Explore the city’s highlights, including Table Mountain and Robben Island. The multilingual concierge staff is happy to take care of your requests.

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  1. Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

    Apart from great morning teas and one of the most extensive afternoon teas it's a perfect quiet place for business meetings.

    158 m from hotel
    76 Orange St.

  2. The Labia Theatre

    You can take a beer into the movie. Doesn't get much better than that

    161 m from hotel
    68 Orange Street

  3. Nelson's Eye

    The real cape town , delicious meat , amazing onion rings , sweet mash potatoes , i just finish dinner and im already thinking when im going to come back !!

    176 m from hotel
    9 Hof St

  4. Yours Truly

    Wifi password: sametimetomorrow

    266 m from hotel
    73 Kloof Street

  5. Chalk & Cork

    The pizzas are divine and the staff are always very friendly

    299 m from hotel
    51 Kloof Street

  6. Molten Toffee

    Delicious croissants

    321 m from hotel
    49 Kloof Street

  7. Kloof Street House

    Very good food and nice garden ! Love having dinner here !

    351 m from hotel
    30 Kloof St

  8. Vintage India

    Still one of my favourites in the food indusrty! Wish they had more people in there! They are just as good as Bukhara if not better. Only open for lunch and dinner (12:00-15:30 and 18:00-22:30)

    436 m from hotel
    Mill Street

  9. The Yard

    @yard_ct is an icon. Literally in owner Nigel's driveway (!), ONLY 50 HUGE burgers made daily! New menu incl nachos/DELISH Sesame Wings. Owner Megan a passionate/fun hostess..LOVED it! @jamescapetown

    0.6 km from hotel
    6 Roodehek St

  10. Royale Eatery

    Their house red is delicious and affordable, must drink more next time.

    0.6 km from hotel
    273 Long St.

  11. De Waal Park

    No jacket required. Goes for the pooch too. Let man's best friend loose and even go for a dip in the fountain. No cranky old ladies lurking in the undergrowth to bust your balls and spoil your fun

    0.6 km from hotel
    Upper Orange St

  12. Truth Coffee HQ

    Thinking of a quick brunch? Then you should try their sandwiches. They do very good sandwiches.

    0.9 km from hotel
    36 Buitenkant St