Aquila Facilities

Aquila Game Reserve in Cape Town is a luxury four star establishment. Accommodation options at Aquila are premier, luxury or standard cottages.

There is a 300 pax restaurant and smaller outdoor boma restaurant. Both serve steamy buffet-style meals, cooked by world class culinary fundies. Aquila has a 35 meter salt water swimming pool, with a trendy pool bar. There is also a conference centre, children’s entertainment area and curio shop.


Aquila Safari Lodge accommodation options include premier, family or luxury. All options contain the ruggedness necessary to capture the essence of the bush environment, without compromising on luxury and comfort.

Tranquila SPA

Join us in our of our newly opened African spa using natural products that harness the medicinal powers of indigenous plants, flowers and herbs and are free from petrochemicals, synthetic ingredients, colourants and preservative.

Aquila Restaurant

The triple volume restaurant is perfectly situated to offer breath-taking views of the reserve. The upstairs viewing area enables guests to enjoy cocktails while watching the sun set behind the magnificent Karoo Mountains.

Infinity Pool

The swimming pool has a length of 35 meters, and features a rim flow as well as ample decking for lounging in the African sun. A wet bar which is well-used in the summer months, finishes off this special area at Aquila. This is situated next to the restaurant.

Wet Bar

Situated adjacent to the swimming pool and restaurant, the Pool Bar enjoys the same architecture and African design as the restaurant and seats approximately 20 guests.

Curio shop

The boutique style curio shop is situated close to reception and offers various African souvenirs for sale, as well as locally manufactured items and Aquila branded apparel.

Children's Play Area

Aquila offers an indoor and outdoor children’s play area, with a variety of activities aimed at toddlers to pre-teens.

Conference Centre

Aquila is an outstanding South African conference venue with a host of wildlife safaris. Safaris include full course buffet breakfasts, picnics at rock pools, and etched-in-memory animal encounters. Aquila is an ideal executive getaway close to the city.

Salah Prayer Room

Having always embraced Halaal travellers, we have recently upgraded our on-site prayer facilities.