Ellerman House

“A stylish home-away-from-home in the heart of Cape Town”
Budget level: Top-End
South Africa
When to Go
All Year
Property Type
Cape Town
Kids Min Age

Ellerman House sets the benchmark in service excellence, luxury, and refined living in Cape Town while giving visitors the feeling of a welcoming home space. In fact, you may never want to leave. Surround yourself with national treasures, exceptional flavours, uninterrupted views of Bantry Bay, sweet sounds and a refined atmosphere with sincere hospitality.

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Experience & Activities     

With only 13 bedrooms and two private contemporary villas, Ellerman House excels at offering guests an intuitive and understated level of service. Art enthusiasts can opt-in for an insider’s tour of Cape Town’s top art galleries and enjoy the vast collection of South African art displayed throughout the property and indigenous gardens.

While staying, guests can also enjoy the Spa, wine gallery, wine and Champagne cellar, brandy lounge, BAR ROC, library, dining rooms, lounges, guest pantry, solar-heated swimming pool, fitness centre and cascading terraces during their stay. 


Classic House Room: a classically-styled room comprising a well-appointed space with a cosy atmosphere and every amenity the heart desires, offering a peaceful rest in the majestic Bantry Bay. No ocean view, and no terrace. 

Superior House Room: The majestic bay window in this room demands attention and immediately draws your eye towards the uninterrupted ocean view. The room offers cosy luxury at this boutique hotel in Bantry Bay, combining both classic elegance and warm intimacy. Take in the beauty of the Atlantic ocean as guests curl up in the Superior House Room. Ocean View, no terrace. 

Deluxe House Room: These spacious rooms are a traveller’s dream with double doors opening onto a private terrace. Each room is uniquely decorated and boasts spectacular views of the indigenous garden and the Atlantic Ocean. Private terrace and ocean view. 

Deluxe Spa Room: Situated in the Ellerman House Spa, the Deluxe Spa Rooms are stylishly decorated and feature a shared pool between these two rooms. Feel the relaxation of a world-class spa as guests simply lounge in this luxurious space. The two adjacent rooms open to a shared pool and deck, ideal for couples travelling together. 

Ellerman House Suite: The Ellerman House Suites are the epitome of luxury and comfort and showcase some of South Africa’s prized paintings and sculptures. Guests can have dinner or a drink with friends in the suites while feeling completely at home. These suites have a phenomenal ocean view, private terrace and a separate, spacious lounge and dining area. Private terrace, ocean view, lounge and dining room. 

Villa House One and Two: Modern architecture and a breathtaking private location with uninterrupted Atlantic Ocean views define Ellerman House’s original exclusive-use accommodation. Separate to Ellerman House yet on the same property, Villa One and Two offer all the benefits of being attached to an exclusive small hotel coupled with life’s ultimate luxuries – complete privacy and discreet, highly personalised service. Designed with the discerning luxury traveller in mind. 

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