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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I didn't have the pleasure of staying at this hotel (maybe next time!) but was able to have sunset cocktails. Its a stunning place with top notch service. The gin cart did not disappoint! The place we were staying in had to call to allow us to enter the property. Well worth it.

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Good Day We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the sunset cocktails at Ellerman. House. We are all in love with our new gin cart and it is good to know that it also enhanced your evening experience. We hope to welcome you back at Ellerman House in the near future to enjoy the accommodation and some of our other...

Linlithgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our fourth stay at Ellerman and is was as good as every other stay. The hotel was fully booked over New Year but they managed to accommodate us because of a cancellation. We were so pleased having 'experienced' the dire service of the 12 Apostles to spend our last day at Ellerman. The staff, the service, the food,...

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Good Day We were thrilled to have you stay with us for the fourth time and are happy that everything worked out and we could make this happen. It is wonderful to hear that your last day in Cape Town was so special and thank you for the lovely compliments. We will definitely share these with all the staff and...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazing and luxurious hotel. It is definetly a place id like to stay at again. Everything about it amazing. Fantastic location next to the ocean. Staff are great. Food is delicious. Wine cellar is amazing. Very highly recommended.

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Good Day Thank you for taking the time to review Ellerman House after your recent stay. At Ellerman House we like to share the best of South Africa with our guests and it is lovely to hear you experienced all we have to offer during your stay. We hope to welcome you back soon Kind regards Ella Cuyler Ellerman House

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Ellerman House during our honeymoon in South Africa. From the moment we walked in, we were blown away. The staff were so welcoming, organized and even upgraded us to a balcony room. You really feel like you are staying at a gorgeous private house and not in a hotel. The rooms have amazing views, the art and...

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Good day We are honoured that you chose to make Ellerman House part of your honeymoon experience while in South Africa. We like to make the hotel feel like a home-away-from-home and are delighted to hear you enjoyed the property so much. We hope to welcome you back in the near future for a possible anniversary trip. Kind regards Ella...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to stay here at the end of our trip to South Africa and were looking forward to it all trip. This is an iconic property and like nothing I have ever experienced. The hotel and grounds are beautiful, location and views over the ocean amazing! The food is incredible, staff are so friendly and helpful And...

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Dear Scott and Sheree We are delighted to hear you chose Ellerman House to end your trip to South Africa and reading your review after your stay makes us very happy. We pride ourselves in all our offerings and will be sure to pass your lovely compliments to our kitchen team, staff and spa therapists. We hope to welcome you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the most luxurious and well-looked after stay at Ellerman House in Nov. The staff are hugely helpful - calling Ubers and booking restaurants - and the hotel itself is beautiful. The reception staff are wonderful. Very accommodating and welcomed us (very early) with the most incredible breakfast. We ate dinner in the restaurant one night....

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Good day We are happy to hear that you and your wife had such a pleasant experience during your recent stay at Ellerman House. We will definitely forward your compliments to our reception and concierge staff as well. We will be welcoming you back with a very big smile! Kind regards Ella Cuyler Ellerman House

Cape Town
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We had an incredible stay at Ellerman House, I cannot recommend it enough. The house is beautiful with lovely communal areas and beautifully equipped bedrooms. The staff and services are truly excellent with lots of lovely little touches.

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Dear William We are delighted to hear you had an incredible stay with us and appreciated the décor and all we have to offer. We hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Kind regards Ella Cuyler Ellerman House

Reviewed 3 November 2016

If you are in need of rejuvenation, stay here! If you are looking for that special place to celebrate with someone special, stay here! Gracious and charming in every aspect - from the setting and service to the food and accommodations - with lots of thoughtful amenities that make this place so unique and memorable.

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Dear Karen Thank you for taking the time to review us after your recent stay. We are very proud of the facilities and amenities we offer to our guests and it’s rewarding to see that you enjoyed and appreciate everything we do. We hope to welcome you back in the near future Kind regards Ella Cuyler Ellerman House

Kennedy, New York
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

What an amazing time we have had at Ellerman House. The house is beautiful, staff simply delightful, food 5* incredible and the experience truly unforgettable. We can highly recommend visiting. We never left the house, why would we want to? We relaxed as soon as we arrived, Just perfect! Thank you to all at Ellerman House who looked after us...

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EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Dear Simon At Ellerman House we strive to make our guests feel at home while relaxing and unwinding at their own pace; and we are happy that unwinding and relaxing is just what you did. Reading reviews like yours, make us very proud of all our offerings and we hope to welcome you back to your new home-away-from-home in the...

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

From our suite, Suite 1, your paradigm of the word "view" is so wonderfully re-defined that you could possible spend your entire stay just taking it in. Our room, the service, the care and professionalism all 10 out of 10. Our dinner on the second night of our stay, unmeasurable!!! Thank you for a romantic reminder of what a great...

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Dear Allan We feel honoured that you chose Ellerman House to celebrate your wife's birthday. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your room as well as the service, the staff, food and spa. Reading such a lovely review about your stay puts a smile on all our faces. We hope you will choose us to celebrate another...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ellerman House commands spectacular views over the Atlantic Ocean. Professional and charming staff plus a remarkable art & wine collection leave guests breathless. Consisting of 9 bedrooms and 2 suites in the House, and the neighboring contemporary Villa and Spa, the property embodies the best in South African hospitality in true Relais & Chateaux style. Ellerman House is the place to stay in Africa’s fair Cape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ellerman House

Address: 180 Kloof Road | Cape Town, Bantry Bay 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
Price Range: RM2,628 - RM7,125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ellerman House 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Ellerman House Hotel Bantry Bay
Ellerman Hotel Cape Town
Ellerman House Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Bantry Bay
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Bantry Bay
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bantry Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bantry Bay
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“The House Rooms all have great views of the Bay and from what we could see all looked amazing.”
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“stairs to climb to our suite but it was worth it....incredible views and fabulous suite. Ask for the Ellerman Suite.”
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