The Mount Nelson Hotel

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One of Cape Town's most iconic hotels with views of Table Mountain, the Mount Nelson Hotel is nestled in a garden estate of tall palms and flowering trees – an oasis of elegance in the historic heart of the city.

The Mount Nelson offers 209 spacious rooms and suites, all beautifully appointed with their own personality. Each includes king-sized or twin beds, a widescreen LCD TV with DVD player, an iPod dock and wireless internet. There are two excellent restaurants to choose from as well as the famous Mount Nelson afternoon tea, served in the lounge every day. The hotel's facilities include two heated swimming pools, two floodlit tennis courts, the Librisa Spa, a yoga studio and a fully equipped gym. Add to these, nine acres of landscaped gardens and a children's and teens' activity centre.

How to get to The Mount Nelson Hotel

The V&A Waterfront is just 15 minutes away by car and the Airport is 20 min away. Transfers to attractions in the Cape Town area can easily be arranged from the hotel.

Activities at The Mount Nelson Hotel

The hotel is a short stroll away from the vibrant areas of Kloof and Long Streets, renowned for their bustling markets, restaurants and bars. It is within an easy drive distance of the city's major attractions like Table Mountain and the Waterfront.

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Client Score: 5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews 5 View more reviews
The Mount Nelson Hotel

Anonymous

5

Just an amazing place, we absolutely loved it! Beautiful setting, great facilities, wonderful staff and friendly, welcoming atmosphere. We will definitely be back! Everything we had hoped and more.

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The Mount Nelson Hotel

Andrew Hovell

5

The final accomodation was excellent, the problem was the Mount Nelson had messed up with the original accomodation.

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Selected Itineraries

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On safari Eastern Cape

Luxury Cape Town, Garden Route and Safari Family Holiday

Days
14
Cost For Family of 4
From $10,400 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
South Africa
Locations
Cape Town, Plettenberg Bay, Shamwari Game Reserve
Wine tasting

City and Wine Holiday

Days
9
Cost Per Person
From $1,860 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
South Africa
Locations
Cape Town, Winelands
Garden

Culture, Wine and Watersports Holiday in South Africa and Mauritius

Days
15
Cost Per Person
From $3,650 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Mauritius
South Africa
Locations
Cape Town, Winelands
Seidelberg Lion Statue with Mountains in backgroup, Seidelberg Wine Estate, Cape Winelands

Cape Town, Winelands and Mozambique Holiday

Days
15
Cost Per Person
From $6,040 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Mozambique
South Africa
Locations
Bazaruto Archipelago, Cape Town, Winelands