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Inviting. Intimate. Enchanting.

This is Ellerman House. Your home in the heart of Cape Town.

Ellerman House sits in a unique position of being able to offer our guests the very best of South Africa. From generous hospitality and refined service, to exceptional experiences and the most representative South African art collection in existence.

Every day, we aim to fulfill our purpose: "We love what we do. We believe in changing people's lives and find our own value in their experience."

Allow the Ellerman House family to curate your visit to our beautiful city.

Paul Bruce-Brand, General Manager

Ellerman House Hotel

Celebrating over 25 years of excellence, Ellerman House encapsulates the grandeur of a bygone era while embracing all modern life’s creature comforts. With only 13 individually-styled bedrooms, attention to detail and personalised service reigns supreme.

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Ellerman House Villas

Perfectly complemented by the grand spirit of Ellerman House, the most recent additions to the property, Villa One & Two, provide a contemporary sophistication. Enhanced by sweeping views over the Atlantic ocean, these two private luxury villas are best suited for families and loved ones travelling together.

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Your Adventure Awaits

Inspired by Africa to travel further and experience more? Choose from our hand selected itineraries or allow us to create a luxury trip of your dream African destinations. Experience all corners of this glorious continent, its people, landscapes and wildlife from the seat of a luxury train or high above the plateaus as you fly over the mists of the mighty Victoria Falls.


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Phone:  +27 21 430 3200


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180 Kloof Road,

Bantry Bay, 8005

Cape Town, South Africa