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Cape Town - City Bowl

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Overview: Arguably the most famous hotel in Africa, the 5-star “Nellie”, as it is affectionately known, encapsulates the spirit of Belmond (previously Orient-Express), to whom it belongs, and its romantic heritage recalls the days of great ocean liners and high tea on the veranda. The hotel has six individual accommodation wings, each with its own unique character, private gardens and facilities.

Location: Situated in 9 acres of gardens right in the centre of the city it offers easy access to all that’s happening in this vibrant city, whilst still maintaining its reputation as an oasis of calm.

Rooms: The 209 spacious rooms & suites are individually decorated and feature the latest in 21st century conveniences.