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Sunday 12:00pm - 6:00pm
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top tip
Stay in one of the rooms or suites with a balcony and sea view, the ultimate in gracious living in this vibrant city.

Why we like it

  • An elegant Cape Edwardian mansion
  • Beautiful individually designed rooms and suites
  • Spectacular views over the Atlantic Ocean
  • The Guest Pantry, full of homemade treats prepared daily
  • A solar heated outdoor swimming pool, perfect for a swim to start the day

About Ellerman House

This historic landmark hotel is situated in Bantry Bay. It is within walking distance of Clifton Beach, ten minutes by car from the City Bowl and Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Once the stately residence of a shipping magnate, the building has been meticulously restored to provide nine elegant rooms and two superior suites, including the famous Ellerman Suite. There are also two beautifully appointed Spa rooms that are part of Ellerman Villa but can be booked separately too; one with a private deck and one with a private pool and deck. Ellerman House boasts a gracious living room, fine art collection, sweeping verandas and patios, a carefully-landscaped garden and large pool, allows guests to relax in the atmosphere of a country house by the ocean.

For a food enthusiast, Ellerman House is the perfect choice with exquisite fine dining and over 7,500 fine South African awarding winning wines all sourced from the Western Cape wineries. The team of chefs are dedicated to create outstanding food; either a guests favourite meal from home or a traditional Cape Malay inspired dish, all ingredients are locally sourced to be of the freshest and highest quality possible. The team of staff at Ellerman House are experienced and dedicated to look after your every need in a relaxed atmosphere. Let the staff welcome you to your new home while you explore Cape Town and enjoy all that this beautiful city has to offer in sublime comfort.