Discover the Diverse Wildlife of Addo Elephant National Park
Nestled within the pristine wilderness of Addo Elephant National Park, Gorah Elephant Camp offers an unparalleled safari experience. The camp allows you to relive the romance and elegance of colonial-era safaris while providing modern luxury and 5-star comforts. Imagine watching a majestic herd of elephants pass by your veranda – a sight that captures the essence of Africa’s natural beauty. Gorah’s location in the heart of the park, which boasts the highest density of elephants on the planet, promises a remarkable Big 5 adventure in a malaria-free environment.
Gorah Elephant Camp stands as the sole private concession and camp within Addo Elephant National Park, providing exclusive access to the park’s captivating wildlife. Only an hour’s drive from Port Elizabeth, it serves as an excellent starting or ending point for your Garden Route exploration. As part of the Hunter Hotels group, Gorah has earned numerous accolades, including the Relais & Chateaux worldwide Welcome Award, two National Park Business Partner of the Year awards, and recognition as the best lodge in the Eastern Cape by SA Tourism. Experience the magic of Gorah Elephant Camp and embark on a safari adventure that blends colonial nostalgia with contemporary luxury.
Immerse yourself in the opulence of our grand, spacious tents that transport you to the golden age of early 1900s safaris. Indulge in every modern luxury, as each lavish tent boasts a private en-suite bathroom with a refreshing shower, a tranquil interior relaxation area, and your very own private deck. From this vantage point, behold breathtaking panoramic vistas across the sweeping savannah plains, promising an extraordinary experience like no other.
Embark on a thrilling adventure with our expert guides during the game drives at Gorah. These safaris are a timeless homage to the bygone era of exploration, offering an authentic experience where you’ll traverse the expansive wilderness in search of magnificent wildlife within their natural habitat.
In the heart of Addo Elephant National Park, which boasts the highest density of elephants on the planet, you’ll have the incredible privilege of getting up close to these majestic creatures. Witness their commanding presence, graceful movements, and observe the captivating family dynamics that unfold among the various herds. The sense of wonder and awe from your discoveries in the wild will remain with you long after you’ve returned to camp.
Envision treading the very paths once traversed by a multitude of species throughout the ages, from the grandeur of the elephant to the quirky flightless dung beetle. Take a moment to breathe in the invigorating bush air, letting your senses come alive to the harmonious symphony of birds and insects that form the captivating background soundtrack.
While the journey isn’t physically demanding, it provides an opportunity to intimately explore the intricate flora and fauna that are integral to this remarkable ecosystem on foot. Guided by our knowledgeable experts, this experience offers profound insights into the surroundings, enriching your collection of cherished memories from your time at Gorah.