Aquila Private Game Reserve, just under a two-hour scenic drive via the N1 from Cape Town, is named after the rare and endangered Black Eagle that thrives in the area. Proclaimed a Private Nature Reserve in 1985, these 4 stars, Big 5, malaria free, 10,000-hectare conservancy is steeped in Boer War history and boasts 3 pristine biomes of vegetation set in the magnificent Karoo mountains, valleys, rivers and kloofs.

Amenities & Activities

Restaurant l Conference Centre l Cigar Bar l Pool Bar l Public Lounge l Curio Shop l Children’s Play area l Garden Labyrinth l Swimming Pools l Tranquil Spa l The Reserve l Wildlife l Birdlife

Safaris l ARC Aquila Rescue and Conservation Centre Safaris: Overnight Safaris, Horse-back Safaris, Quad bike Safari and Star Safari.