The luxurious Ellerman House in Cape Town’s posh Bantry Bay neighborhood offers guests customized tours of the city’s hidden treasures. Yassir Ebrahim, part of the concierge team since 2020, knows the best places to watch sunsets, visit farmers markets and spot whales.
Customized tours with Yassir Ebrahim at Ellerman House.
From May to August, winter in Cape Town offers an authentic experience that cannot be found in any other season. Travelers can enjoy pleasantly warm temperatures and engage in numerous activities, such as hiking tours on Table Mountain or surfing on the coast. Guests at Ellerman House can enjoy private tours of South Africa’s largest private art collection and excursions to the Cape Winelands, among other activities. The hotel itself houses eleven rooms, two suites and two villas and is known for its unique combination of South African art and wine culture.
Culinary highlights at Ellerman House in Cape Town
Wine Gallery and the Dom Perignon-filled Champagne Cellar. Chef Kieran Whyte’s culinary creations invite guests to linger and take a journey through modern South African cuisine.
The endemic garden – a jewel of the Cape Floral Kingdom
During the Secret Season, plants native only to South Africa, such as fynbos, musk rose, orchids and the national flower protea, bloom especially profusely in the endemic garden at Ellerman House. Winter is whale time at the Cape, and Yassir Ebrahim takes guests to Hermanus, the whale capital of South Africa. Here, travelers get especially close to the sea giants. Other activities include guided hiking or biking tours of Table Mountain.
Luxury concierge service for unforgettable experiences
Ellerman House’s luxury concierge service ensures that South Africa’s most beautiful season is unforgettable, offering adrenaline-filled adventures and tranquil hours in equal measure.
Art and culture at Ellerman House
Ellerman House is notable for its art gallery, which houses original works by well-known South African artists. Here guests can get to know the rich South African art scene and be inspired by the creativity of the artists.
Ellerman House’s spa area provides relaxation and recreation for guests. A sauna, steam room and a selection of treatments offer an oasis of calm to recharge your batteries after eventful days in Cape Town.
Wine lovers at Ellerman House
The in-house Wine Gallery offers a wide selection of South African wines available for tasting. Guests can embark on a journey through the diverse range of South African wineries and discover their personal favorites.
Promotion of deep sleep for guests since 2020
Since 2020, Ellerman House has offered guests the option of converting rooms into so-called Sleep Rooms. These special rooms are designed to promote deep sleep for guests and ensure a restful stay.