Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel – Cape Town, South Africa

Set in the vibrant heart of Cape Town, the luxury Belmond Mount Nelson hotel and spa offers easy access to all that’s happening in this dynamic city. Enjoying a superb location at the foot of Table Mountain, and just a short stroll from downtown, Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel offers the perfect combination of leafy tranquillity and contemporary buzz. Whether dining on exotic Cape cuisine, soaking up the sun on any of the stunning beaches nearby or getting ready to stroll down fashionable Kloof Street, guests have the ideal central base from which to discover this exhilarating city. For a sublime African getaway, the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is a must visit.




Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

The luxury hotel has an incredible historic guest list of names that have graced the rooms of this fabulous hotel. Follow in the steps of Winston Churchill, John Lennon and Nelson Mandela who have stayed at this iconic location.



The Superior Rooms offer guests the perfect combination of leisure and business facilities. Every room has a mini-lounge area, writing desk and lavishly equipped en-suite. If you require an interconnecting room, this is available on request. The majority of these spacious rooms offer incredible views of the hotel gardens or Table Mountain.



Located in the main hotel, these rooms combine classic charm with modern luxury. They are larger than Superior Rooms, with spacious sitting areas, and most offer a view of the gardens, swimming pool or Table Mountain, or have a balcony overlooking the fountain courtyard.



These suites feature spacious open-plan lounges and dining areas, private balconies and luxurious marble bathrooms with walk-in dressing rooms. Selected suites also offer a kitchenette/wet bar with small microwave, hotplate and general kitchen utensils, making them family friendly.



Deluxe Suites offer a separate bedroom, living and dining area, a private courtyard and a balcony. All the suites have luxurious marble bathrooms with walk-in dressing rooms, and a number of them also benefit from a kitchenette/wet bar.



The luxurious Presidential Suite encompasses a stylish marbled entrance hall, a private dining room, master bedroom with en-suite bathroom. A large lounge leads onto a balcony with stunning views of Table Mountain. There is also a wet bar, complete with a microwave, stove, sink and kitchen utensils.



A row of eight restored, historic cottages, adjacent to the secluded pool, make up the Garden Cottage Suites. A luxurious home away from home, each cottage sits behind a scented rose garden, enclosed by a picket fence, ensuring a haven of peace and privacy. Other special features include separate living and dining areas, wet bars, mini-libraries and enclosed patios.


Leading interior designer Graham Viney has decorated the Suite in soft hues and luxurious silk fabrics. It features 1930s light fittings with baccarat crystal and an original desk dating from when the hotel opened in 1899.



The Mount Nelson Hotel boasts some of the best restaurants and bars in Cape Town:


Lord Nelson Restaurant – enjoy vibrant avant-garde menus that will please any foodie. Locally sourced ingredients are transformed into mouth watering dishes. All this in what was once the hotel’s writing room which is surrounded by carved timbers from HMS Victory.


Oasis Bistro – guests and non-guests flock to the Oasis for beautifully long and lazy breakfasts or even the occasional afternoon cocktail. The Sunday Jazz Brunch is something not to be missed!



For the best luxury spa in Cape Town, look no further than the Librisa. Indulgent therapies are available for those wanting to step right into complete relaxation. Unwind in the exquisite Finnish sauna, to truly feel refreshed and invigorated.

To book or enquire your luxury holiday to Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa,  contact Berkeley Travel today.