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Aquila Private Game Reserve

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“game drives”(59 reviews)
“outdoor shower”(19 reviews)
“overnight safari”(12 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed yesterday

We spent one night in the premier lodge. We arrived early and enjoyed a drink at the bar whilst our room was being prepared. Buffet lunch was spectacular and once we checked into our room we were overwhelmed by the views, nature, how everything melted...More

Thank NadineRix1977
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Aquila for one night on our way then down the garden route. We really enjoyed the safari element and our guide was great telling us so much about the animals but we also saw other guides not even bothering to...More

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Response from AquilaSafari, Social Media Strategist at Aquila Private Game ReserveResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for your review and we are sorry to hear that you were disappointed. Our rangers all receive excellent reviews and we have not heard that they don't 'interact' with the guests, as you put it. Our lions are also not 'in...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We live in Cape Town and typically head north to see animals. We have visitors who would like to enjoy game drives but don't want to head to the High Veld. Aquila provides a perfect opportunity for visitors to spend a day or overnight stay...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is styled in a almost unique place but the whole concept of it the mixture of a lodge with hotel guests and the one day tourists who are hopefully on a 3 hour safari to see one of the big three made me...More

Thank Karl-Heinz H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing three days here although I am not happy at all about drinks being added to our bill which we did not order. Also disappointed at the lack of response from Aquila regarding this matter, it may only be R200 but it's the...More

Thank dw20162016
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$262 - US$632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$262 - US$632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Deon L
14 November 2017|
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Response from Sophia-Helen | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the Reserve. I was just a visitor. Hope you enjoy the stay!
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travelboy71
6 November 2017|
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Response from AquilaSafari | Property representative |
Good day. Yes, we offer optional extra transfers from all major Cape Town hotels.
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"Make sure you have a room with a view."
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"Facing the reserve is better but much more expensive"
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"NOT the luxury cottage"
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