The iconic Mount Nelson hotel occupies a prime location in the heart of Cape Town, set on nine acres of beautiful grounds with not one but two swimming pools to relax around. The palm lined driveway as you enter the hotel sets the tone of refined opulence, and the famous pink walls house 198 classically decorated rooms and suites. The main hotel area houses the lounge which has indoor and outdoor seating as the setting for the famous afternoon tea, and the extensive grounds provide a wonderful backdrop to your stay. The Planet Restaurant and Bar is a firm favourite with both holiday makers and Capetonians alike. Their facilities easily cater to kids and teens, ensuring this is a memorable family destination. The Houses of Parliament, Company’s Garden heritage site and the National Gallery and Museum are within easy walking distance.