Ellerman House

Rated 9.8 in 35 reviews. 15 rooms.


Private and exclusive, Ellerman House offers 13 rooms and suites, a tranquil spa, two ultra-modern villas, indigenous gardens, spectacular Atlantic Ocean views, and easy access to local attractions. Modern cuisine, an interactive cellar of vintage wines, and an extensive art collection, enhance a world-class experience that is authentically South African.

Located in Bantry Bay, perched on the slopes of Lion’s Head lies the elegant mansion Ellerman House. Featuring panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, it boasts a lush garden, outdoor swimming pool and offers a complimentary airport shuttle.

Individually decorated rooms with classic furnishings come with a balcony or terrace. Each room is equipped with a satellite TV, safe and tea-and-coffee-making facilities.

Ellerman House restaurant serves breakfast daily and offers a variety of cuisines with the influence of Cape Malay spices and fresh organic fruit and vegetables. Guests can enjoy a glass of wine at the bar.

The spa features a sauna, steam room and a selection of treatments available upon request. Facilities include a fitness centre, wine cellar and art gallery.

Free WiFi is available. V&A Waterfront is within 6 km, Camps Bay is a 5 minutes’ drive and Table Mountain is a 10-minute drive away.

Spa Facilities

  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Couples massage
  • Head massage
  • Hand massage
  • Full body massage
  • Fitness
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness classes
  • Personal trainer
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap

Available Rooms

2 guests




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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Ellerman House

  1. Ellerman House Hotel

    You’ll find plenty of discreet charm at this Edwardian, mountainside retreat overlooking the Atlantic, whose patios look out onto terraced gardens. Tour the hotel’s art gallery, built into the bluff.

    30 m from hotel
    180 Kloof Road

  2. Bantry Bay

    walk or run the promenade

    201 m from hotel
    40 Victoria road

  3. The Clarendon Guesthouse Bantry Bay (South Africa)

    WiFi at this hotel is supposed to be ok. The estimated speed is 2.9 Mbps as of March 31, 2015

    202 m from hotel
    158 Kloof Road

  4. Salt Restaurant

    Get a table next to the windows, sea side! You sit above the ocean... Divine!

    312 m from hotel

  5. Koi Contemporary Asian Cuisine

    Amazing food and spectacular views. Seared tuna is a winner!

    318 m from hotel

  6. Ambassador Hotel

    Didn't like the officious attitude of the reception staff. Mignon needs some EQ and customer service training..

    320 m from hotel
    34 Victoria Road

  7. Salt Deli

    Delicious food but you are charged double if you sit down!

    352 m from hotel
    36 Victoria road

  8. Bootlegger Coffee Company

    353 m from hotel
    29 Victoria Road, Bantry Bay

  9. Kleinsky's Delicatessen

    Cortado, orange juice and salmon bagel for perfect breakfast after a Clifton to Sea Point walk

    0.8 km from hotel
    95 Regent Road

  10. Clifton 2nd Beach

    Best beach in Cape Town

    1.0 km from hotel
    Victoria Rd

  11. La Mouette

    Try the cheese croquettes. Absolute awesome!

    1.0 km from hotel
    78 Regent Rd

  12. Lions Head Peak

    One of the best hikes or walks in the world, and I've been around some! For crowd avoidance and amazing peace park at the shrine and walk from there. Unmissable!

    1.2 km from hotel
    Signal Hill Rd