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From the very best of local design and art to cuisine, wine and hospitality, Ellerman House strives to offer a world-class guest experience that remains authentically South African.
Journeying to Antarctica – one of the most remote and unforgiving landscapes on the planet – is is a truly unparalleled adventure. Our longstanding partnership with White Desert whisks guests from Cape Town to Earth's southernmost continent on a private jet for a highly exclusive, one-of-a-kind luxury travel experience.
Whether in search of an adrenaline-pumping adventure or a family-friendly excursion, our vibrant and diverse city has it all. The Ellerman House concierge has put together a number of action-packed outing ideas, with itineraries that include everything from paddle-boarding and picnics to hikes and helicopter flips.
With a network of incredible galleries, numerous world-class art schools, a thriving street art community and a nurturing environment for emerging talent, Cape Town is fast becoming one of the art capitals of the world. Guests can enjoy personalised tours with a private specialist guide through the highlights of the city’s art scene, including behind-the-scenes access, curator- and artist-led tours and other insider exclusives.
Cape Town’s heritage is influenced by a fascinating combination of language, literature, food, fashion, ritual and religion; threads that combine to create a rich and colourful cultural tapestry. Take a fascinating tour of the city’s cultural hotspots curated by our passionate concierge team, including their recommendations of the best local craft and curio stores.
Incredible fresh produce, creative cooking by inspired chefs and the Bacchanalian delights of the Cape’s world-renowned wine region make our city at the tip of Africa a paradise for lovers of food and wine. Take a culinary tour with a local guide, explore the vineyards and cellars of Franschhoek or enjoy a cooking masterclass so you can take home a taste of Africa – all tailor-made for your ultimate enjoyment.
No visit to Cape Town is complete without a taste of the city’s dynamic culinary offering. From fine dining in some of the best restaurants in the world to the irresistible energy of locals-only hangouts, our food-fanatic concierge team will get you the best reservations in town. A carefully-curated, up-to-date list of our favourite spots to drink or dine is also available on request.
Showcasing the very best of South Africa, from exceptional experiences and spirit-stirring art to mouthwatering cuisine, the world’s finest wines and the calm oasis of our in-house spa.