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Ellerman House

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Laundry Service
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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Historic Hotel
Mountain View
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All reviews art collection wine cellar south african artists cape town relais chateaux one of a kind favorite hotels in the world wine tour attention to detail anywhere in the world the general manager spa room understated elegance magnificent view every respect incredible stay personalized service
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the best places I have ever staid travelling around. Special attention to the friendly sraff of this hotel. We (family) felt at home. Everything was of quality, nothing was to much to make our stay as good as possible.More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank andre k
Response from EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman HouseResponded today

Hi Andre thank you so much for the review and we are so pleased that you felt part of our family, which is the way we see all of our relationships with our guests. I think its the main reason why we all love working...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I concluded after our recent five-day visit that this magnificent mansion-hotel would be hard to match anywhere in the world in light of its large, luxurious junior suites and common areas, refreshing views of the crashing waves of Bantry Bay beyond our...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank ChevyCh64
Response from EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Chevy Thank you for a phenomenal review which is extremely inspirational to all of us at Ellerman House. The staff especially those you specifically mentioned have been acknowledged and recognized. We look forward to many more visits! Best wishes Paul and the rest of...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Thank you so much for all your hospitality and Ellerman House is Home away from home.I did enjoy almost everything humanity and caring ,delicious breakfast : beautiful garden also the artworks in the garden , Gallery. Internet, foods

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank xamu1
Response from EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Xamu We are thrilled that you had a great stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to send us through such a positive review! We look forward to seeing you back again soon. Best wishes Paul

Reviewed 25 October 2018

We stayed here for my partners 50th birthday and from the doormen at the gate to the on duty manager - everyone was professional and helpful. I had to take balloons and decorations there before our arrival and they decorated the room perfectly. Oh the...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Charlotte W
Response from EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman HouseResponded 4 November 2018

Dear Charlotte Thank you for the incredibly kind, in-depth review! We are so pleased that you honored us with choosing Ellerman House to celebrate your partner’s 50th Birthday! We hope to see you back for many more birthday celebrations. Best wishes Paul and the rest...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

What can I say about Ellerman house! From the moment we arrived we felt completely at home. The service was outstanding. The accommodation was amazing and the views just spectacular. We also had room service and our food came course to course, served with perfection...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank EmCin
Response from EllermanHouseCPT, General Manager at Ellerman HouseResponded 20 October 2018

Dear Em Thank you for the wonderful review! Regarding the pool service we have taken this feedback extremely seriously. We have immediately instituted procedures to prevent this from happening again and your comments were highly valuable! We hope to see you back again soon! Best...More

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21 August 2017|
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Response from karenaS2907TH | Reviewed this property |
House. The service is second to none. There is a pantry that you can get a wide assortment of food from anytime. When we were at the pool, the staff brought by snacks and drinks. It is a wonderful place to stay.
6 August 2016|
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Response from EllermanHouseCPT | Property representative |
Dear Becky Our Villa One is the only villa where we welcome children of all ages and is perfect for families travelling together. We have an outstanding Concierge service who can arrange tours and outings such as the Two... More
6 August 2016|
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Response from Sim0ne50 | Reviewed this property |
I would not recommend this hotel for children it is adults only.
Room Tips
"Go for Villa 2"
9 Aug 2018
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"We were in room 11 and it had a magnificent bedroom, living room and balcony overlooking Bantry Bay...."
25 Jun 2018
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"All Rooms with ocean vue"
26 May 2018
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"Perhaps get the spa room w pool if you can afford it"
13 Feb 2018
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US$719 - US$2,109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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