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

Experiencing the natural beauty of the Park and sharing the incredible history of the Gorah homestead facilitating an unforgettable, unique safari experience in every sense.

Head Guide – Riaan Rall

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

Head Chef – Gina Chaplin

Driven by creativity and passion for food my aim at Gorah is to tantalise the taste buds creating the utmost culinary experience in the wild.