Ellerman House enjoys the finest views of the Atlantic, just 10 minutes away from the V&A Waterfront, in Bantry Bay. With only 11 bedrooms, a Villa and spa, this intimate and romantic boutique hotel epitomizes the best in South African hospitality coupled with an art & wine collection which will leave you breathless. Ellerman House has nine luxurious rooms and two spacious suites with adjoining lounges, while Ellerman Villa offers a self-contained home of exceptional exclusivity and unrivalled privacy. The on property Spa invites pure indulgence, with sea views and ultra-modern facilities.
Ellerman House overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and Robben Island from a commanding position above Cape Town’s Bantry Bay. Created for the enjoyment of the finer things in life, this gracious Cape Edwardian mansion with shaded verandahs and tiered gardens, has beautifully appointed interiors and one of the finest private art collections in South Africa. It is world renowned for exceptional hospitality in true Relais & Chateaux style.
Soft green and caramel hues adorn this warm and intimate space, which features a sparkling chandelier dancing in a glamorous floor-to-ceiling mirror. A blend of circle-patterned fabrics, beech-wood cabinets, and faux-leather ottomans fill in the details, giving this cosy abode a distinctly contemporary feel. As per all rooms at Ellerman House, the Classic Room is en-suite and includes satellite TV, air conditioning, wireless internet, heated floors, and a complimentary minibar. The average room size is 30 square metres (323 square feet).
Taking a cue from their breathtaking ocean backdrop, these spacious, sun-drenched bedrooms are a traveller’s paradise. Two sets of double doors open up to an exquisite private balcony, where a lush assortment of native South African plants add to the seaside aroma. The sightlines beckon guests to enjoy sun-soaked afternoons, al fresco dinners, or evening drinks to cap the day’s adventure. A blend of ocean colours, textured finishes, and contemporary touches saturate the rooms. Antique chairs complement sleek marble-topped TV consoles – a graceful pairing of past and present. The Deluxe House rooms are all en-suite, and include satellite TV, air conditioning, wireless internet, heated floors, and a complimentary minibar. The average room size is 44 square metres (474 square feet).
Snugly adjacent to the Ellerman Spa, the Deluxe Spa rooms have a front row seat to the serene infinity pool, which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. These charming rooms feature double sliding wooden doors that open to a shared balcony and deck, where guests sip drinks and relax on loungers while taking in a smorgasbord of Capetonian coastline. The rooms are bathed in tranquillity with a blend of natural colours and textures, warm beech-wood panelling and heavenly scents drifting in from the nearby spa. The Deluxe Spa Rooms are en-suite and include satellite TV, air conditioning, wireless internet, heated floors, and a complimentary minibar. The average room size is 37 square metres / 398 square feet.
The Ellerman House Suites are the epitome of elegance and comfort, with large rooms styled in a beautiful layering of colours, fabrics and textures. Dramatic sightlines set the mood from large sitting rooms that overlook an oceanfront balcony, accessible by French doors. Guests can entertain friends in the elegant dining area, relax in the lounge, or savour breathtaking views of the Atlantic on the private wraparound balcony. Throughout the rooms, prized paintings and sculptures by South African artists add to the stylish bravado. The Ellerman House Suites are en-suite and include satellite TV, air conditioning, wireless internet, heated floors, and a complimentary minibar. The average room size is 102.5 square metres (1103 square feet).
Ellerman House offers the pleasure of dining in a legendary setting with an ever-evolving and exciting menu. A small and dedicated team of chefs have created a kitchen in which innovation, talent and the very best ingredients combine to seduce the most sophisticated diners. Our cuisine reflects the true spirit of Cape Town, allowing local flavours and traditions to mingle with exotic ingredients from afar. In true connoisseur style, the same expertise applies to our unique art collection, a true marriage of culture and culinary taste.
Ellerman Spa, on the ground floor of Ellerman Villa, invites pure indulgence with infinity views and ultra-modern facilities including three treatment rooms, a colour therapy steam room, large sauna and unique infinity pool.
A fully equipped gym secluded in the gardens near the swimming pool, beckons the energetic to experience Ellerman House's fitness facilities. With its state of the art equipment, sauna and change rooms, the gym overlooks the Atlantic Ocean.
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