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Classic Room (House)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£614* Per night/room 1 Mar - 2 Mar

Deluxe Room (SPA)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room (House)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite (Ellerman House)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room (House)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Villa (Ellerman House Two)

Bed Count 3 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the helpful staff at Ellerman House. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Clifton Bay Beach. You'll find features such as free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking. Built in 1906, this 5-star hotel has 13 rooms over 3 floors. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a free stocked minibar in each room.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with free minibar items, Select Comfort beds and iPod docking stations
  • Free buffet breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Free valet parking and self-parking
  • Enjoy garden views while dining at Wine Gallery
  • Take a swim in the 2 outdoor pools
  • Indulge with aromatherapy, reflexology or deep-tissue massages at Ellerman House Spa
  • Services include dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services and tour or ticket assistance
  • On-site recreation includes a health club, a steam room and a sauna
  • Guests speak favourably about the helpful staff and the value of their stay
  • Just a 2-minute drive from Camps Bay Beach and a few minutes from Lions Head
  • Free airport shuttle service

Property Features

Ellerman House offers its guests a full-service spa, 2 the outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and a sauna. Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and A poolside bar. Free breakfast is available daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A library, a terrace, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at the luxury Ellerman House. You'll have access to the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available 24 hours). Free self parking and valet parking are available. This Edwardian Cape Town hotel is smoke free.

  • 13 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Built in 1906
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Deli
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • 1 conference room
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Gift shop
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) (26.1 km / 16.2 mi)
  • Train station: Cape Town Station (6 km / 3.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Ellerman House offers 13 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Coffee/tea makers and free minibar items are provided. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Separate bedroom
  • Select Comfort beds
  • Stocked minibar (free)
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wardrobe or cupboard

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free buffet breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Wine Gallery – This wine bar overlooks the garden.

On-site venue No. 2 – This poolside restaurant specialises in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Late-night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Helicopter/aeroplane tours on site
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Ellerman House Spa has 4 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Prenatal massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 14
  • Thai massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 14 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 14 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 2500 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser. Contactless check-in and contactless checkout are available. Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast and lunch, and also through room service. The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 2500 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Ellerman
  • Ellerman Cape Town
  • Ellerman House
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You should know

  • Ellerman House offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Children 14 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Heritage, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Ellerman House is listed in the 2020 Condé Nast Traveller Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2017 Travel + Leisure 500.

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

National Rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.

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