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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This isn't the best hotel in town, but it does offer comfortable and spacious accommodation at a reasonable price. I arranged my booking by email a few days before I arrived here and it was very efficiently handled and we were shown to our room with a minimum of delay when we arrived and the porter helped with luggage with... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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390 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Visited as a group of 12 today on the Titan "Tracks of Africa" tour for Afternoon tea. A fabulous couple of hours. Elegant crockery except the tea plates didn't match the rest of the set! Plenty of tea although not given a "Tea Menu" to choose from like at the Ritz, London. My husbands coffee was spilt on the table... More 

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Lord Nelson is my favourite place to spend a couple of hours unwinding from the hustle and bustle. In winter there's a fire going in the original fireplace. Comfortable couches invite you to just relax with a drink or tea or coffee. Everyone is friendly and I feel so welcome. It's also great to watch sporting events in the... More 

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Lysekil, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is s very nice place. Very friendly and serviceminded staff I didnt know anything about this place. Now im happy that i do. This will def be one of my regulars. The pricelevel is low so its really priceworthy. I love the decorations and the furnings. Very much Old Brittania

Thank Krister S
Bellville, South Africa
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118 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We stayed over a weekend in a triple room. The staff were attentive to our needs. Great location if you want to explore Simonstown. The rooms are basic. The decoder system and channels need some attention.

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on our way back to the train. The service staff was attentive. The food was very good. We had the Hake and the ribs. The hake was moist and the ribs were not overly sweet or sauced. They had a limited but good selection of wines.

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Durban, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Been looking everywhere for good food FINALLY dropped in or a pint and a pizza well blow me over the BEST pizza i had in Capetown by far! Bacon, feta, figs. Swopped Mushroom for Avocado amazing!! Husband had the Fish and salad instead of chips and was Wow ' ed! Definately will be back again. Ps had a look at... More 

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Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

I didn't stay in the inn, but I did bring my dad here for Sunday lunch. It was a lovely old school meal, a proper three course Sunday lunch with soup,Yorkshire pudding, roast beef and bread pudding. Delicious! Dad loved it!

Thank natasha w
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Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

We had a one night stay in Simonstown at the Lord Nelson inn. What a charming hotel and great service it was! Nice and comfortable beds with beautiful ocean's view, satellite TV (sports channels :)) and a perfect wifi connection. The breakfast was also very tasty and more then enough. Thanks and we will be definately back again when visiting!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015

overall the hotel was ok, staff ok, on the mornings when the waitress wasn't there I had to find a member of staff to order breakfast, made my own coffee or I would have gone without, then one night on returning from a day in cape town, room next door was flooded, given a temporary room (actually was another room... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the home of the Lord Nelson Inn in Simonstown.You are cordially invited to take a step back into time and stay in the beautiful seaside village of Simonstown, south of Cape Town, South Africa. We have cozy accommodation suited for all kinds of travellers, with one objective - to make you comfortable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lord Nelson Inn

Address: 58 St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Hotel Class:2 star — The Lord Nelson Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
The Lord Nelson Inn South Africa/Cape Town
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“Front rooms would have a view of the harbour but they could be noisy from the traffic from the naval dockyard”
 of 5 bubbles ormevse, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms have no air conditions. Wi-Fi is fast. DSTV are no good and need attention.”
 of 5 bubbles 81MartinN, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
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