The Gorah Location

The thrill of quietly watching a herd of elephants stroll by

This exclusive lodge recaptures the romantic mystique of authentic safaris from centuries past. Experience the breathtaking natural world of Africa merged with period nostalgia and modern sophistication, to deliver an unforgettably unique 5 star adventure.


What you can experience at Gorah Elephant Camp

To experience Gorah is to get a taste of this history. Discover its captivating rhythm that calls for adventure and fills your soul with an intense passion for the ever-changing landscape, the majestic animals and the cultural diversity.

A unique African safari experience of a bygone era

Gorah History

During the especially turbulent times of 1806 - 1910, the vast expanses of land, wild animals and fascinating encounters with rural tribes, led to legendary tales of Africa that have shaped history and drawn more and more visitors to this magical and mystical place.

Beautifully Located

Situated in the famous Addo Elephant National Park

Gorah is the only private concession and Camp situated in the middle of the famous Addo Elephant National Park, home to the densest population of elephants on earth. Gorah is malaria-free and has the Big 5.

“An absolute tremendous experience of a lifetime! Thank you all for the magnificent shows”

Johny B

Our team is what makes us who we are

General Manager – Leandi Pretorius

We strive to create an unforgettable, unique safari experience that allows our guests to be transported back to the golden safari era. Surrounded by the melody of mother nature, with ever-changing views, we welcome guests to their home away from home.

“Be Still and take a moment to breathe & appreciate all that is around you; the people, the view, the feeling.”

Head Guide – Riaan Rall

The amazing natural environment allows me to share my passion for the ecosystems and how they intertwine, from the elephants to the flightless dung beetle.

“We need to connect, respect & protect our natural surroundings. There is a sensitive balance that we depend on, Mother nature is a great teacher & it’s a privilege to learn from her.”

Head Chef – Liam Dodgen

Blending the world of culinary arts with the raw and authentic beauty of Gorah Elephant Camp, my passion and vision are that of sustainability and creativity that will take you on a tantalising adventure.

“Cooking isn’t a job…it’s a passion, it’s a gift.”