Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel

Timeless grandeur

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Cape Town, South Africa

Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel

Timeless grandeur

What it is

A historic and sophisticated resort hotel in the heart of Cape Town, known for its classic colonial architecture and extensive gardens.

What it isn't

A sleek, ultramodern establishment with avant-garde design.

What we think

The Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, affectionately known as "The Nellie," has been an iconic fixture in Cape Town since 1899. This pink-faced colonial classic offers spacious accommodations, traditional polished service, and a tranquil atmosphere. Nestled at the foot of Table Mountain, the hotel features nine acres of lush gardens, a luxurious spa, and a stunning outdoor pool. Guests can enjoy traditional afternoon tea, gourmet dining, and the vibrant atmosphere of Planet Bar.

You're here because

You want to experience the rich history and elegance of one of Cape Town’s most storied hotels.

The Moment

Sipping afternoon tea with traditional finger sandwiches and desserts, surrounded by the hotel's manicured gardens.

Restaurants & Bars

Planet Restaurant: Offering international cuisine in an elegant setting.

Oasis Bistro: Serving Mediterranean-inspired dishes and local classics.

Planet Bar: A contemporary bar perfect for signature cocktails and fine wines.

Afternoon Tea: Enjoy a famous afternoon tea with traditional finger sandwiches, delectable desserts, and the hotel's signature Mount Nelson tea.


Located on 76 Orange Street, Cape Town, South Africa, offering easy access to the city’s top attractions. Approximately 30 minutes from Cape Town International Airport.

76 Orange Street
Cape Town, 8001
South Africa

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