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Nice spa in the city

I decided to visit the Librisa spa on a trip to Cape Town and indulged in a 90 min signature... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2016
ZahraaCachalia
via mobile
Classically good

So, we went for a 3 Hr marathon scrub, wrap, massage and facial. Essentially great. Not amazing... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2016
RMHH
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May 25, 2018
“Perfect treat”
Jun 4, 2017
“Amazing Spa...Relaxing treatment and friendly terapist”
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Librisa - Libra, the balance, Brisa, the breeze. Librisa's nurturing and holistic philosophy centres on the power of touch combined with the use of healing herbs and plant extracts found in the product ranges. Librisa spa menu offers facials...more
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76 Orange Street | Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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+27 21 483 1000
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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

I took a cheeky afternoon off from work to pop in for a facial. The ambiance of the spa is great. In my experience I'm not too focused on the decor of a spa as I've been to what look like absolute dives in Thailand...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

I had an AMAZING time at the Librisa Spa in Cape Town... Worth the money and defnitly worth the time... Thank you so much Librisa spa lady's for making my treatment "a one in a million "massage... I have been doing a lot of "spa...More

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Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

I decided to visit the Librisa spa on a trip to Cape Town and indulged in a 90 min signature massage. While the massage was really good and the treatment room very relaxing, I did find overall that this Spa underperformed in several aspects: Compared...More

Thank ZahraaCachalia
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Such a disappointing birthday treat. For a spa this expensive I certainly did not expect such a mediocre experience. Did not help that my therapist was unfriendly and looked like she hated every minute of being there. Definitely would not recommend this spa.

2  Thank Haseena P
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked a 90 minute massage and we both agree that they were the best massages we ever had! Very relaxing and so easy to fall asleep.

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Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

So, we went for a 3 Hr marathon scrub, wrap, massage and facial. Essentially great. Not amazing, not the best but perfectly good. I had Amanda, she made me feel relaxed, sense of humor at times. In my mind she was good but I felt...More

Thank RMHH
Reviewed October 27, 2015

This is sensory heaven. The moment one enters the spa, the therapists are extremely attentive and softly spoken, keeping the atmosphere of pure relaxation and pampering. I had a deep cleanse facial and a hot stone massage which left me fast asleep on the massage...More

1  Thank LanaDavies
Reviewed March 8, 2014

My parents have told many a story of the wonders of the iconic Mount Nelson, the afternoon tea and charm. I went for the first time last week with my boyfriend to sample the splendour and I was sorely disappointed. We had treated ourselves to...More

7  Thank JiffyJoy
Reviewed November 25, 2011

I am writing in particular about the Librisa Spa at the Mount Nelson Hotel. Being a Cape Town resident who visits the hotel regularly for drinks, high tea and meals I am clearly a huge fan of the hotel. See a review where I highly...More

4  Thank Daisylu2005
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