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4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   P.O. Box 1861, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

He's been to Aquila 4 times with his friends and family from from israel & holland. They had thoroughly enjoyed their stay all 4 times. Sadly for me I was pregnant and missed the trips yo Aquila. The resort offered them value for money I believe and to return 4 times ckearky means that Aquila is doing something right for... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed a wonderful weekend at Aquila Private Game Reserve, only 2 hours scenic drive from Cape Town. The staff welcomed us with very friendly faces and sparkling wine. The room was very clean and the outdoor shower was magic. Our room was facing the river that runs through the Reserve. We went on an afternoon safari where the Rhinos... More

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Cowaramup, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to do a quick day trip from Cape Town to see the big 5. Luckily we went with these guys because it was absolutely perfect. We drove ourselves, the garden route is nothing compared to the beautiful scenery here! Champagne and buffet breakfast already had us hooked on the place. We didn't have any wet weather gear and... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was big and nice with a great bed and bathroom, includes an outdoor shower which will be good in summer. Room had a nice fire place and heating system, the staff puts hot water bottles at night before you arrive from the safari which is a nice touch. Our room was facing the river entrance of the safari... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We cut our two night stay to one...and if we had not driven for 3 plus hours + we probably would not have stayed the night! The reason we chose Aquila was we did not have the time to go to Kruger or Chobe and thought it was an opportunity for our grand children to see the big five in... More

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Margate, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Firstly we booked through Groupon, just about half price. the hotel was amazing bungalows, very beautiful with thatched roofs and open outdoor showers and log fire. Safari tours are extra but well worth the money, This is a place to see before you die.

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Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were booked in over the weekend (05 & 06 July 2014). I was expecting a less than perfect experience due to it being out of season. Although the price was expensive being a "local" - what we received was totally worth every cent I spent. We were greeted by a staff member on arrival, with welcome drinks and a... More

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Zemst, Belgium
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

5 friend & I stayed in Cape town for 5 nights in June 2014. We heard and read a lot of great things about Aquila Game Reserve and they're definitely true. We got picked up at our own Hostel, got transported all the way to Aquila and started off the day with a glass of sparkling wine and a great... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I had been in Cape Town for a week for work and being able to experience all of the animals Africa is so famous for so close to Cape Town was fantastic. I definitely wouldn't have had time to go to one of the bigger or more well known parks so Aquila was the perfect answer! I absolutely loved the... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I loved it! Food was amazing and friendly service. It's a wonderful place in the middle of nowhere. It has all the facilities, however the bedroom has the shower outdoors and at least in May it was not that warm. We stayed one night and we enjoyed of the safari, Great experience for someone that is not looking for something... More

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Address: P.O. Box 1861, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Aquila Private Game Reserve 4*
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Aquila Private Game Reserve Cape Town, South Africa

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