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Ellerman House

5.0 of 5 180 Kloof Road | Cape Town, Bantry Bay 8005, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

The 5 * restaurant serves only meals to hotel guests. We were not staying there, but friends were, consequently we could enjoy dinner with them. Awsome place, the building extraodinary, awsome views over Bantry Bay. And then its magnificent art collection of South African art. We wil certainly be staying here, when we next in the Mother City.

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EllermanCapeTown, Marketing Manager at Ellerman House, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you so much for your review of Ellerman House. This is greatly appreciated and so nice to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Please do not hesitate to contact me in future, and we look forward to welcome you back to Ellerman House. Kind regards, Lindsy Marais Marketing Manager - Ellerman House More

Swansea, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

This is a really special place that we are always drawn to when we're in the Cape Town area.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

My hubby and I stayed at EH for 7 nights after our safari and rovas train trip. What can I say about this beautiful house and staff? words just don't seem to do it justice. Riad met us at the station and drove us to EH, where we were met by Ella who greeted us as though we were part... More

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Dallas, Texas, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

My wife and I stayed at the Ellerman House for three nights during our honeymoon in October. As another reviewer noted, the view of the property from the gate is underwhelming, and we were slightly concerned that our experience was not going to match our high expectations. And then we walked inside. Property We were greeted at the door and... More

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Beverly Hills, California
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54 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

We arrived to Ellerman House a little jet lagged and to be honest we were a bit underwhelmed upon arrival. This changed quickly. Everything about this place is both luxurious and relaxing. Our room (#9) had a great balcony and view of the ocean. The service was perfect, every meal was special and very good (rare to find). The downstairs... More

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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2011

We stayed at the Villa and it was perfection in every way. The views are to die for, the service was terrific and to top it all off the Hotel has a wonderful art collection which was graciously shown to us by one of the Managers. It's a wonderful way to experience Cape Town!

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Cochrane, Canada
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18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2011

From the minute we arrived we were made to feel like royalty! Ella, the hospitality manageress, gave us a very warm welcome and tour of the hotel (which very quickly felt like home). Our suite was immaculate in shades of green and with the most spectacular view over Bantry Bay... The fresh roses, the perfectly ripe strawberries... the ice cold... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

A staff of 65 people works for 10 rooms. When we were there they had not more than six guests including us. More service is not possible. Great view! Excellent interior, like an old English castle. All fire places are burning all the evenings, though almost never is a guest there - everything is waiting in this fantastic place that... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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190 reviews 190 reviews
57 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

Ellerman House is a boutique hotel that offers a personalised experience. All the rooms are sea facing and the private villa is ideal for groups. The art collection offers a great introduction to South African artists. Dinner on the verandah is an elegant affair. The service was friendly. I am a vegan and was invited into the kitchen to discuss... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011

We have stayed at Ellerman house a couple of times and it has been truly sublime. Whether you are looking to do business in cape town or escape and spoil your spouse, Ellerman House truly feels like you have come home. You are not treated like a guest, you are made to feel like a special long lost family member.

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Address: 180 Kloof Road | Cape Town, Bantry Bay 8005, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Bantry Bay
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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

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