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Ellerman House

Ellerman House is situated in Bantry Bay, one of the smartest areas of Cape Town, with sweeping views of Cape Town and out to sea. The hotel has 11 elegant suites, two which overlook the wonderful garden. It is one of the most opulent hotels in Cape Town.

Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
Ellerman House
  • Set on the cliffs overlooking Bantry Bay, Ellerman House boasts breath-taking views that you’ll never tire of, you can easily get distracted day-dreaming the time away mesmerized by the rolling waves of the Atlantic. 

  • Being in one of the most exclusive suburbs of Cape Town, this elegant Edwardian house offers 13 rooms and suites and oozes luxury at every turn – guests can’t help but fall under its spell. 

  • Set in picturesque gardens with perfectly manicured lawns the sea-facing adults-only pool is nestled on the lower terrace of the hotel - a stunning spot to totally unwind. 

  • The wine-gallery at Ellerman House – the hotel’s cellar, retains a collection of 7,500 bottles of vintage South-African wines and offers an experiential journey into the wonderful world of wine.

Ellerman House is a historical landmark situated on quite the most spectacular site on Kloof Road in the premier Cape Town suburb of Bantry Bay. It is within walking distance of the famous Clifton Beach, 10 minutes from the centre of Cape Town and the bustling Waterfront and a mere 45 minutes from the heart of the winelands. It is the perfect springboard from which to discover the cape’s many and varied attractions: sun drenched beaches, world class restaurants, majestic Table Mountain, spectacular scenic drives and golf courses.

All eleven rooms are individually decorated and there is an incredible collection of the owners artwork on the walls of the hotel. There are the nine luxurious rooms and also two more spacious suites which have adjoining sitting rooms.

Ellerman House Spa and Gym offers the latest equipment in an unrivalled setting of beauty and splendour. Reserved solely for guests of Ellerman House or Villa, privacy and exclusivity are completely guaranteed. Whether you want to indulge in a day of pampering in ultra-modern surroundings, or enjoy a revitalising workout, the Ellerman House Spa & Gym will invigorate your senses.

Ellerman House will be the first to recommend superb restaurants in the area and the must see's and do's of the city. The service at Ellerman House is impeccable.

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Treat yourself to a glass of bubbly along with your afternoon tea on the veranda - the views are to die for!

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Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa

Ellerman House boasts spectacular views over the Atlantic ocean, in Cape Town's elite suburb of Bantry Bay, just 10 minutes from the centre and Clifton beaches. Most of Cape Town's prime sightseeing attractions are in close proximity to Ellerman House. Robben Island can be seen from the terrace; the Cape's winelands are approximately thirty minutes away; and South Africa's finest beaches (Clifton and Camps Bay ) are around the corner.

11-hours 50-minute British Airways flight from London Heathrow to Cape Town International Airport. The airport is a 35-minute drive from the hotel. Meet and greet at airport by Ellerman House representative - Private, chauffeur-driven airport transfers in air-conditioned courtesy cars.

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