Ellerman House

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Discerning guests find exclusive accommodation and facilities at the five stars Ellerman House in Cape Town, South Africa, who like to indulge in the finer pleasures of life.

This luxury boutique hotel nestled on the slopes of Signal Hill with majestic views of the V&A Waterfront, the ocean. The unique attributes that make this one of the very best hotels are due in large to its endless sea views combined with top-notch food and service ensuring your holiday is a memorable one.

Comfortable lounge areas, garden terraces, an outdoor swimming pool, luxurious accommodation and a spa make it one of the most exclusive hotels worldwide.

Being a historical landmark located on Kloof Road, local and international guests are welcome to indulge in the more delicate pleasures of life here.

The architecture of this unique building has been maintained while adding excellent service, attentive hospitality, and luxurious facilities. Guests can dine in the hotel's elegant restaurant where acclaimed international chefs provide a delicious gourmet dining experience.

The hotel features a unique art collection as well as a great variety of South Africa's finest vintage wines. This property is a member hotel of the "Relais & Chateaux" international hotel group. The signature characteristics of "Relais & Chateaux" hotels are 'charm, cuisine, character, courtesy and calm', all of which can be encountered during a stay at this luxurious destination.

Services include the gourmet restaurant, the large outdoor heated swimming pool, the unique art collection that consists of valuable paintings, the selection of beautiful South African vintage wines. The garden terrace with its breathtaking ocean views, the bar, gym, sauna that is complemented by the health spa, as well as in the library where there are many books and magazines.

The Spa and Gym offer the latest equipment in a beautiful setting. As the hotel's spa facilities are reserved solely for guests of the hotel, exclusivity and privacy are guaranteed. Guests choose from a broad range of relaxing beauty and spa treatments. Whether guests wish to indulge in a day of pampering in ultra-modern surroundings or enjoy a revitalising workout, the Spa & Gym energises the body and offers thoroughly deserved relaxation. Complete with three spa treatment rooms, a steam room, a large sauna and an infinity pool.

The hotel sets itself apart from other excellent hotels in South Africa by its Art collection. The sizeable contemporary gallery that provides guests with a glimpse of the outstanding talents of contemporary South African artists complements those of the Masters in the main building.

The Independent newspaper recognised it in an article titled "The Big Six: Hotels with Art Collections." Cape Town House took its place alongside other legendary hotels, including The Ritz-Carlton in Singapore, the Gramercy Park Hotel, the St James's Club and Hotel in London, The Cullen in Melbourne and La Colombe d'Or Hotel in the Provence, France.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Bar Fridges in Room
  • Butler service
  • DVD player
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Internet Access
  • Local and International Newspapers
  • Mini bar
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Underfloor Heating

Facilities Available at Ellerman House

  • Art gallery
  • Gym
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Nearby Casino
  • Nearby golf course
  • Nearby Gym
  • Outdoor patio
  • Parking
  • Private guest library/ lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Sea Views
  • Spa
  • Steam room
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace
  • Travel desk
  • Wellness centre
  • Wine cellar

More Information on Ellerman House

FAQs about Ellerman House
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Ellerman House are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where is Ellerman House located?
The address of Ellerman House is: 180 Kloof Road, Bantry Bay, Cape Town, 8005.