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Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2010

Our recent return visit to the Mount Nelson was a delight. The staff are so warm and welcoming it put a smile on our faces which stayed until our departure. We were greeted by name and warmly welcomed back as returning visitors. The whole hotel is beautiful and its location is superb. I will never get used to walking out... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010

I have just returned from Cape Town with my wife from our honeymoon. As a surprise I booked us in to the Mount Nelson as I had told her it was to expensive. On arrival she started to cry. This hotel is simply amazing! From the old school glamour of the decor to the fantastic afternoon tea EVERYTHING about this... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2010

We stayed here for three nghs,and then a further night as we came back into Cape Town. It is beautiful; the room was very well decorated, comfortable and great view. The food was terrific; breakfast, afternoon tea and the evening dinner - not to missed and terrific value. Terrific service - helpful and personal. Great location. We would love to... More 

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Swakopmund, Namibia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2010

spent two gorgeous nights, afternoon tea great, great, great! a pity that a gentleman before me was heavily dribbling his blave/filament on anything .... thats the black side of the moon apparently....

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Macclesfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2010

We decided to visit the hotel for afternoon tea during our short stay in Cape Town. The tourbus has a stop right opposite the main gates which was very handy as we were sightseeing. We were warmly welcomed and the service was second to none. It was a very relaxing and tranquil atmosphere in oppulent and grand surroundings. Afternoon tea... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2010

I have recently returned from a trip to SA where I stayed with friends in CT for a week. We visited Mount Nelson for tea one afternoon and the following day returned for a treatment in their Spa. What a highlight of my trip! Despite the luxury surroundings of the hotel, the tea was very relaxed, the staff were friendly... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

The Mount Nelson is spectacular -- we stayed for four nights and had a wonderful experience. The service is incredible and everything was perfect. From the turn down service to the delicious breakfast to the spa to High Tea, our stay was top notch. I would recommend the Mount Nelson to anyone visiting Cape Town.

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Mauritius
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2010

We spent 5 days at Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town in august 2010 and we were very impressed by the hotel as a whole. The old British atmosphere is charming. The breakfast at the Oasis restaurant is very complete with a wide choice of excellent food and unique bread, the service was perfect. The afternoon tea is unique with a... More 

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alamo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2010

our stay was like mother love and going home. we felt loved and safe. i did not want to leave.---gentle, quiet ,elegant but not stuffy define this regal, grand lady, it reminded me of the royal in hawaii. it is an oasis away from the ever delightful cape town, just once everyone should have a treat,-- the memory lingers on.

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Tunis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2010

We spent a week at Mount Nelson in July 2010. I can only testify of the fantastic experience this was. The hotel provided the haven of soft-spoken luxury that made up for an otherwise very intense business trip. The business facilities (meeting rooms, conference hall) were both practical and stylish. The quality of the food (breakfast, afternon tea and dinner)... More 

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