Occupying a breathtaking site on the lower slopes of Table Mountain and set in nine acres of lush and tranquil gardens, the Mount Nelson is Cape Town’s most famous hotel, located just a short stroll from the historic city centre and vibrant Kloof Street.
The 201 luxurious rooms and suites offer garden or mountain views and leisure facilities include two heated swimming pools, floodlit tennis courts, a bodycare centre, private gymnasium, golf practice net and high speed internet access throughout the hotel. Enjoy informal, alfresco health-focused lunches in Oasis restaurant or elegant dinners in the Cape Colony restaurant, which offers a contemporary menu and award-winning wine list. Guests can also indulge in the decadent Afternoon Teas served daily in the Lounge or sip champagne in the stylish Planet Bar, which spills out onto a magnificent garden terrace, allowing guests to take full advantage of the beautiful African night sky. The beautiful Cape Winelands and beaches are easily accessible from the hotel and complimentary return shuttle transfers are offered to the V&A Waterfront and convention centre.

Hotel Features
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Business Centre
  • Child Friendly
  • Currency Exchange
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Centre
  • Interleading Rooms
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Medical Assistance Available
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Restaurant
  • Shuttle Services
  • Spa/Beauty Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Swimming Pool - HEATED
  • 24-hour front desk & Concierge
  • Valet Parking
  • Wedding Services
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Room Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • International Plug Points/Adaptors
  • In-room Safe
  • Mini Bar
  • Private Bathroom
  • Robes & Slippers
  • Turndown Service
  • Wake-up Calls
  • Superior Rooms:
    The Superior rooms are spacious, elegant and ideal for quiet, out-of-town work or relaxation, with either twin or king beds and offering garden, pool or Table Mountain views. All rooms have a sitting area, and the bathrooms vary in size. Situated in the Oasis wing, the Main Hotel and in Green Park. Inter-connecting rooms in Green Park and Oasis Wing are available on request.

    Cancellation Policy

    Bookings for the period: 03 January 2009 to 21 December 2009
    In the event of a cancellation, the following cancellation fee will be levied:
    In the event of non-arrival a cancellation fee equal to one night’s accommodation will be levied
    Cancellations received less than 72hrs prior to arrival will be charged one night’s accommodation
    Rooms will be available for occupation from 14h00 and have to be vacated by 11h00 on the day of departure.

    Festive cancellation policy

    60 days prior to arrival is subject to a cancellation fee equal to 20% of the total booking fee.
    59 – 0 days prior to arrival – 100% of the total booking fee will apply.
    On check-in, all guests are requested to provide full credit card details in order for the hotel to obtain authorization for incidental costs equal to 10% of the total accommodation cost. 

    Set at the foot of Table Mountain, the Mount Nelson Hotel is perfectly positioned for guests to experience the historic city centre and the resurgence of what many people refer to as the 'new Cape Town' - the trendy areas of Kloof and Long Street.

    Located just a short stroll from the hotel lies the well-tendered Company's Garden and the "Museum Mile", a pedestrian avenue which is home to some of South Africa's finest museums, art galleries and historical monuments.

    The airport is located approximately 20 minutes from the Mount Nelson Hotel and city centre. Taxis are readily available to and from the airport. Heavy traffic occurs in the morning from 07h00 to 08h30 and in the afternoon from 16h00 to 18h00.  There is generally a 30-minute delay to and from the airport around these times.