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 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 30, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Breakfast Info

Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Property questions and answers
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  • Hello. How much would it be to arrange a transfer from Cape Town to the reserve please?
    Good day, The transport rate is R 1 440.00 per person.
    Answered on 14 November 2019
  • Hi what time would the game drives be?
    Good day, The game drive on the day of arrival is at 16:30 and 06:30 the next morning.
    Answered on 9 December 2019
  • Hi. If you book for 2 people for 2 nights & get 4 game drives each, can 2 game drives per person be swapped for 1 quad bike and 1 horseback safari?
    Good day Yes you can
    Answered on 22 November 2021
  • Is the food halaal
    Our food is Halaal friendly.
    Answered on 26 August 2019
  • Hi if you book for 2 nights, do you still get 2 game drives or do you get 4? Thank you
    Good day, You will get 4 game drives.
    Answered on 13 January 2020
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Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Aquila Restaurant

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa
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
  • 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

2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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

Check-out

8:00 AM - 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 of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

0 - 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.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

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

Dear visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions.

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.

FAQs about Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa

  • 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

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

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

    • Chalet
    • Family
    • Double

  • Guests staying at Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

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

  • Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa is 5.6 miles from the center of Touwsrivier.

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

  • 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.