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Aquila Private Game Reserve - Day Trip Safari

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R46, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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US$357,36*
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Wild Life Safari Tour including Private Transfer To and From Aquila Reserve
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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.
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  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“game drives” (160 reviews)
“overnight stay” (28 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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R46, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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"game drives"
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"buffet breakfast"
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"overnight stay"
in 28 reviews
"quad bikes"
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"welcome drink"
in 27 reviews
"wild animals"
in 46 reviews
"sparkling wine"
in 37 reviews
"water buffalo"
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"hour drive from cape town"
in 19 reviews
"natural environment"
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"kruger national park"
in 21 reviews
"two hours"
in 28 reviews
"western cape"
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"south africa"
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"hippos"
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Reviewed today via mobile

I just came back off of this tour today. It takes about 2 hours from center capetown to arrive. The facility is nice and lunch was served. The lunch was very tasty and had a variety and plenty of food (drinks of any kind are...More

Thank Christina S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We just came back from a one-night-overstay at Aquila in a premier lodge suite including two game drives (one afternoon one esröy morning) and we are pretty flashed. The accomodation was excellent, the food was good and the game drives very successful. We got to...More

Thank Nieke1986
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My son's best birthday celebration. Chef baked my son a surprise birthday cake (I did not request any cake) and was just as surprised as my son. Staff are super friendly. The accommodation is clean with beautiful views. The kids loved the outdoor showers.

Thank Rosheen H
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was invited to check out this game reserve by Lionel at the World Travel Market Expo at the CTICC. I visited on Saturday the 21st April 2018 It was a wonderful experience! The game ranger was very knowledgeable and the food was quite good....More

Thank Kirsten P
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The accommodation was really comfortable, neat and clean. I would consider Aquila a great place to do a Game Drive if you have never seen any of the animals up close before. The guides are very insightful and keen on making sure that your experience...More

Thank Paula G
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a great time here. Good accommodation, excellent Halal food (wow) being Cape Town. Animals where amazing, we got up close and personal with the "big five". It's a well known celebrity hot spot, you can opt in for private accommodation as well if...More

Thank Shuaib J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not all of us can afford the Kruger or Addo, but luckily for me and my Partner, Aquila Private Game Reserve is just 1h30 drive away from Stellenbosch !!! We went on 2 game drives and the guide was superb!! Driving around and ensuring we...More

Thank JanettClaassen
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Raymond our driver was both funny and insightful. We were able to see all Big 5 animals. The timing seemed perfect to experience this once in a life time adventure. The buffet prior to the safari excursion was great too. The entire experience was wonderful....More

Thank Mslalo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I visited this Safari for two nights. Got picked up from our hotel (for a charge) as well as got driven back. Our driver was lovely and very friendly. On arrival we received a welcome drink of sparkling wine or other juices....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mother and I stayed at Aquila Private Game Reserve on the 10th June and had the most amazing time. The staff were all so friendly and helpful. Room was very cosy. The game drives were incredible, the animals look well looked after and have...More

Thank Kelly B
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docgpk123
5 January 2018|
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Response from irenehW3178ZM | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they do as we saw other vehicles with kids. Please check directly with establishment. Enjoy your visit.
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Lliana B
5 January 2018|
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Response from maxchristie2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes, the roads can be very bumpy at times. It is really hard to tell if it would be too bumpy, you decide what you think will be the best.
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Jackiethetravelbug
30 November 2017|
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absolutely. SA is safer than most places
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