Big 5 Safari & Spa


Join us for an adventurous big 5 safari day trip or overnight experience, just under 2 hours from Cape Town. 

your big 5 safari & spa. just under 2 hours from cape town. real africa. real close to cape town.

Acclaimed for service excellence, renewable energy, social responsibility efforts and conservation programmes, Aquila is more than just an unforgettable wildlife experience, it is an experience in luxurious African hospitality, traditional culinary delights, service excellence and the restoration of pride to the indigenous people and the land.

See South Africa's BIG FIVE at Aquila Private Game Reserve

Located under 2 hours from Cape Town, experience the magic of a South African wildlife safari. Book your Day Trip Safari Tour or SAVE BIG on your Big 5 Game Reserve holiday with Aquila’s exclusive overnight specials.

Choose Your Safari

Experience the big 5 with either our Traditional, Quadbike or Horseback safari adventures.

Half Day Trips

For more information and bookings, choose your preferred Cape Town Safari Day Trip. All half day safaris include a traditional safari experience, welcome drinks, and meals. Children, age 3 and under, are free of charge with accompanying adult. Children, age 4 to 11, pay 50% of adult rate. Children, age 12 and older, pay full rates.

Full Day Trips

All full day safaris include the safari experience and meals. Arrival 09h00am at Aquila Private Game Reserve, and departing at 16h30pm. You may add transport as an optional extra if required to the packages below. 

Overnight Safari

Accommodation includes all meals, one afternoon and morning safari. We are running a Winter special for overnight stays from May - October 2024.

Aquila Lodges

Choose from our Standard, Family or Premier Lodge options.

Standard Lodge

From R2 750 / pps

Family Lodge

From R4 490 / pps

Premier Lodge

From R4 490 / pps

Aquila Cottages

Choose from our Karoo, Family or Premier Cottage options.

Karoo Cottage

From R 3 790 / pps

Family Cottage

From R 4 140 / pps

Premier Cottage

From R 4 890 / pps

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