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Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari

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R46, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 21 430 7260
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US$194.20*
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Aquila Game Reserve Wildlife Safari from Cape Town
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US$361.75*
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Private Tour: Wild Life Safari from Cape Town
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Aquila Game Reserve is recognized as a major Cape Town tourist attraction. Aquila has been published in the "World's 21 favourite things to do in Cape Town," and considered one of the top 10 daytrip destinations by Sawubona Magazine. Aquila offers a wide variety of safaris - day trip safaris, horseback safaris, quad bike safari, overnight and fly-in safaris. There are other activities on offer like 4 x 4 trails, fishing and themed weekend breakaways.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“game drives” (153 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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R46, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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+27 21 430 7260
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Aquila private game reserve is a beatifull place,it has a so nice hotel and restorant ,it is nice because you can see some animals that it is not easy to see as for example hippo and rinos but it looks like a large zoo,this is...More

2  Thank aureliolorusso
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tour started by being picked up in Cape Town then taking the two hour drive to the reserve. Greeted with a drink followed by a huge lunch buffet, definitely not the sack lunch I expected. After lunch the game drive started, the guide was knowledgeable...More

2  Thank JamesB36504
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello. We are glad that you had the opportunity to experience your first safari with Aquila and that you got to see a good variety of animals - and the Big 5. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip Halal food is available Helpful staff There is praying room Cool kids yard I will visit again

Thank Fahsls
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good day. Thank you for writing to us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. And yes, we are a child friendly destination - with loads of kids activities and creche facilities.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous place! We were on a 2 week holiday to Cape Town and wanted to see some big animals. Aquila was recommended to us and despite reading several poor reviews we booked an overnight package and I'm so glad we did. Aquila were...More

1  Thank SuziCatch
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good day. Thank you for visiting and writing to us about your Aquila stay. We really do appreciate your most valued and honest review. And yes, the new spa add to the luxury of Aquila Private Game Reserve.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a beautiful facility and I would love to stay overnight if I'm ever back in South Africa. We did the traditional guided drive through in the morning, and had great views of many animals. Then in the afternoon, the four-wheeler safari was a blast!...More

Thank Eric R
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Eric. The quad-bike safari experience is most definitely a blast! We thank you for the good review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an overnight package. The welcome was ok. We were told we could strictly only check in at 14:00. When we got to our room they wete still cleaning it. Eventually got in at 14:35. The food is good. The game drive was great....More

Thank Mike4462
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Mike. Thank you for writing to us about your recent stay at Aquila. Maxwell is an absolute treat and fantastic game ranger. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aquilla Private Game reserve was definatly a good experience. Upon arrival in the chilly August weather, we were greeted with warm hot chocolate. We checked in then treated to a nice hot buffet breakfast which was fresh and tasty. After breakfast we went out and...More

1  Thank IfeMathis
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thanks for the good review. Our teams go the extra mile during the cold winter months to ensure our guests are most comfortable with hot drinks, blankets, warm water bottles - and if needed, ponchos to cover against any rain. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in July 2017 for a Day Trip. The Food was beyond good (for me), lots of choice here. The Day Trip was informative and not too long or short. The Overall experience was classy and pleasing. I saw the animals I was interested in;...More

Thank ZaidAdams
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello! We thank you for the fantastic 5-star review about your recent visit to Aquila. Day trips are magnificent, but over night safari's are the absolute best. We hope to welcome you back sometime soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The accommodation is average and does not offer basic amenities. The check in and check out process is inefficient with 2 hours waiting time to check in and another 2 hours to depart. The food is average to poor. And the safari is good.

Thank Mazen A
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good day. Thank you for writing to us. All bookings are accompanied by a clear itinerary stating check-in, restaurant and game drive times. We are glad that the safari met your expectations.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful venue and facilities! Great lunch and attentive staff. The safari was a lot of fun! They have about 7 lions, 3/4 rhinos, 3 giraffes, boxsprings, buffalos.. highly recommended!

Thank Marcopolo20th
aquila2016, Public Relations Manager at Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good day. Thank you for the 5-star review. We appreciate your comments.

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MissD1984
18 May 2017|
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Response from SanjayaKanginnadhi | Reviewed this property |
Hi Miss.. There one souvenir shop there..and sell afican souvenir like : ostrich egg painting They use Rand..and it us not pricey The weather can change immediatly from sunny to rain but no worry ...a plastic raincoat will... More
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Deane B
30 April 2017|
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Response from MsTia79 | Reviewed this property |
If memory serves me correctly, we reached there in about 2 hours or so. The ride was so peaceful, I slept most of the way. :)
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voyagelady
11 April 2017|
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Response from aquila2016 | Property representative |
Good day. Our qualified guides are very good at giving a great wildlife viewing experience - we, therefore, can recommend any of the two departure times.
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