Located within a 2-hour drive of Cape Town, Aquila Private Game Reserve offers a safari experience with mountains and landscape views. The reserve features an outdoor swimming pool and an on-site spa. Decorated in an African style with wooden furniture, each unit at Aquila features an outdoor shower and is equipped with a fan and a mini-bar that can be stocked on request. Some units offer a private patio/balcony offering views of the reserve. Meals are included at Aquila, which features a triple-volume buffet restaurant with an upstairs viewing area boasting scenic views of the Karoo mountains. There is also a pool bar and cigar lounge available for drinks and snacks. Home to the 'Big 5' wildlife species, guests can enjoy scheduled morning and afternoon safari game drives within an open 4 x 4 safari vehicle, which are included in the rate. Horse-back and quad-bike safaris can also be arranged. Guests staying 2 nights or more receive complimentary access to the spa, which features an indoor heated pool, a sauna, steam room and 12 treatment rooms. The property also features a library, curio shop and children's entertainment area. Cape Town International Airport is 107 mi away from the game reserve. A shuttle can be arranged at an additional surcharge.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.6
Facilities
8.3
Cleanliness
8.4
Comfort
8.4
Value for money
7.8
Location
8.8
Free WiFi
7.3
Low score for Touwsrivier
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Marcio
    Brazil Brazil
    Amazing staff, great activities and an overall great experience.
  • Lafras
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Fabulous location and game drive experience with an overnight stay
  • Annmaria
    United States of America United States of America
    Staff was very friendly. Food was good. Plenty to do. Wish we could have stayed another Nintendo.

Area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Aquila Restaurant
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Amenities of Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa
Great facilities! Review score, 8.3

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
Activities
  • Game drives
  • Kids' club
    Additional charge
  • Mini golf
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Playground
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Spa
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Sauna
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

From 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 1 are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

1 - 2 years
Crib upon request
Free

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 1 and up are allowed)

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note, the Full Board rates do not include drinks.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

FAQs about Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa

  • Guests staying at Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • The prices at Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa include:

    • Chalet
    • Family
    • Double

  • Yes, Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa has 1 restaurant:

    • Aquila Restaurant

  • Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Playground
    • Mini golf
    • Kids' club
    • Back massage
    • Swimming pool
    • Head massage
    • Horseback riding
    • Foot massage
    • Game drives
    • Full-body massage
    • Beauty services
    • Neck massage
    • Facial treatments
    • Hand massage
    • Waxing services
    • Couples' massage
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Body treatments
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area

  • Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa is 5.6 miles from the center of Touwsrivier. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.