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Location and History

At the foot of Table Mountain, near the best nightlife areas around Kloof and Long streets, and across from the Company's Garden, this magnificent bright pink hotel is considered an historical icon in Cape Town and oozes refined elegance.

Named after British naval hero Lord Horatio Nelson, the "Nellie," as it's affectionately called by Cape Town people, first opened her doors in 1899. Guests would arrive in Cape Town on the ships of the Union-Castle shipping line...

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