Aquila is considered one of the top 10 daytrip destinations by Sawabona Magazine, Aquila Safari Lodge is a major Cape Town tourist attraction.
Visited by Paris Hilton and Kian from Westlife, published in the, “World’s 21 favourite things to do in Cape Town,” It attracts attention like a magnet - intimate wildlife safaris, cool-off dips in natural rock pools, bare-it-all outdoor showers, and private luxury chalets. Aquila is a big 5 Game Reserve close to Cape Town. Situated under two hours drive from the city, it is the ultimate African safari getaway. Aquila Game Reserve is a four star establishment and boasts all the features associated with an exceptional safari lodge.
The reserve is 7500 hectare conservancy in the southern Karoo, and home to the big 5 legends of the wilderness. Elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard and rhino, synonymous with Africa, roam the outskirts. Aquila Game Reserve offers traditional game drives, safaris on horseback, quad biking, 4 x 4 mountain trails, golf and cherry picking in the valley. Aquila Private Game Reserve is basically wedged between the Langeberg and the Outeniqua Mountains, in the Klein Karoo. Setting the scene are spellbinding landscapes, carpets of wild flowers and wildlife. Accommodation options at Aquila Private Game Reserve are premier, family or luxury chalets.