Aquila Private Game Reserve and Spa is a four star family friendly safari destination just 2 hours drive from Cape Town. The 10 000 hectare conservancy is situated between the Langeberg and the Outeniqua Mountains in the Karoo and home to the majestic Big 5 legends: elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino.
Game drives are offered on traditional safari vehicles, on horseback or on quad bike. Each of these offering their very own unique personal encounters with the wildlife at the Reserve. A private safari with proudly South African style snacks and bubbly can also be arranged for intimate gatherings in the veld.
The Reserve has large swimming pool with a poolside bar, serving cocktails and ice-cold beverages for socials around the 35m long crystal clear pool. There are large dining areas and an African style buffet restaurant that served local cuisine and South African dessert. Furthermore, visitors can relax in the cosy cigar bar and lounges. Aquila has a curio shop and children’s entertainment area.
The night time fire pit transforms into a social gathering under the Karoo stars where visitors enjoy a Marshmallow braai and look at the Milky Way together with a Star Safari guide.
The newly opened Spa also adds to the world class facilities and services on offer. Here visitors can enjoy a luxurious African treatment and unwind after an action packed day. The spa boasts a heated indoor pool, outdoor pool, sauna, steam room and ten treatment rooms, it is a masterpiece of luxury. A group or couples room add to the special serenity of the spa and its creative use of natural elements.
Accommodation is offered in various styles. Guests can opt for the bush-style cottages with outdoor rock showers or the modern-style Aquila Lodge with great vistas over the Reserve. Formats include rooms for two people up to accommodation for families of four, six or eight
Aquila is so much more than just an unforgettable wildlife experience. It is a luxurious African adventure that will make memories to last a lifetime.