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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury Cape Town hotel in Bantry Bay with 2 outdoor swimming pools

Location

Located in Bantry Bay, this luxury hotel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Queens Beach and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Cape Town Stadium. Clifton Bay Beach and Sea Point Swimming Pool are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 2 outdoor pools, this smoke-free hotel has a full-service spa and a restaurant. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club, and a poolside bar.

Room Amenities

All 13 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. LCD TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like free minibar items and bathrobes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Ellerman House features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A complimentary breakfast is offered. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Edwardian hotel also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. Guests can use the outdoor pool and health club at a partner hotel. Complimentary self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2015.

Ellerman House is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 13 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1906 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Snack bar/deli  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Wine Gallery - This wine bar overlooks the garden. Open daily.

Onsite venue #2 - This poolside restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

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

Breakfast

You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

2 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 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Ellerman House Spa has 3 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 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No pets or service animals allowed

Hotel Name

  • Ellerman
  • Ellerman Cape Town
  • Ellerman House
  • Ellerman House Cape Town
  • Ellerman Hotel Cape Town
  • Ellerman House Bantry Bay, Cape Town
  • Ellerman House Hotel Bantry Bay
  • Ellerman House Hotel Cape Town
  • Ellerman House Hotel

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 14 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Ellerman House is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.
  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

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