Ellerman House occupies a commanding position above Cape Town’s Bantry Bay overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and Robben Island. This gracious Cape Edwardian mansion, created for the enjoyment of the finer things in life, has beautifully appointed interiors, shaded verandahs and tiered gardens and boasts one of the finest private art collections in South Africa.

Room & Suite Types

World renowned for exceptional hospitality in true Relais & Chateaux style, Ellerman House’s rooms vary in size, shape and décor yet they all have common luxury features as under floor heating, air conditioning, satellite television, internet connections and heated towel rails complimented with fine bed-linens and luxurious toiletries.

Food & Wine

You are also free to invite your own guests to dine in the privacy of your home at Ellerman House while in Cape Town. Acclaimed international chefs provide lavish meals in the dining room or simpler fare on any one of a number of patios or around the pool. Formal or casual, the choice is yours.


The Regency-style splendor of the drawing and living rooms are enhanced by tasteful antiques and South African art. Faithful preservation of the historical architecture with indigenous renovations have blended Ellerman House with the magnificent garden and created secluded sun splashed places for relaxation and entertainment.

  • Large heated swimming pool
  • One of the finest collections of original South African art adorns the walls of the hotel
  • Fully equipped gym and sauna
  • The stately library has a collection of old, rare and new volumes from the Owners’ own library collections
  • The Ellerman Spa
  • Several infinity pools are to be found on the property


From ZAR 3,000.00 per person sharing per night
Children over 14 years are welcome