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  • Location

  • Accommodation


    Room Types

    Luxury Tent

    Our luxurious and spacious tents recall the golden era of safari in the early 1900s. Each luxury tent has an en-suite bathroom with shower, an interior relaxation relaxation area and a private deck offering panoramic views across the savannah plains.

  • Facilties


    Property Facilities

    Battery Charging Facilities

    Internet Access (Complimentary)

    Laundry Service (Available)


    Malaria Free


    Private Vehicle Available

    Secure Parking

    Room Facilities

    Balcony / Deck

    Complimentary Wi-Fi

    Dressing Gowns



    Hair Dryer


    Internet Access (Complimentary)

    Laundry Service (Available)

    Lounge Area

    Pure Cotton Linen




  • Activities


    Activities on Site

    √Big 5

    √Bird Watching

    √Game Drives

    √Game Viewing

    √Activities Nearby


    Activities Nearby

    √Adrenaline Activities

    √General Sightseeing

    √Horse Riding

    √Whale Watching

  • Fast Facts


    5 Star










    Afrikaans, English, Xhosa


    Adventure, Big 5, Birding, Flora, History & Culture, Leisure, Nature, Relaxation, Star Gazing, Wildlife

  • Getting there


    Access by Road



    • 62 kms from Port Elizabeth Airport – this is approximately 40 mins by car on N2 West
    • 110 kms from Grahamstown (Makhanda) – this is approximately 1 ½ hours by car on N2 East
    • 295 kms from Tsala Treetop Lodge / Hunter’s Country House – this is approximately 3 ½ hours by car on N2 West
    • 385 kms from George Airport – this is approximately 4 ¾ hours by car on N2 West
    • 790 kms from Cape Town – this is approximately 9 hours by car on the N2 West


    Please DO NOT search Gorah on your GPS device rather use the GPS Coordinates for the Mathyolweni Entrance of Addo Elephant National Park, Colchester Southern Section of the park.


    GPS Co-ordinates : Mathyolweni Gate of Addo Elephant National Park –  S 33° 40′ 57″ E 25° 47′ 44″ (Colchester entrance)


    Road Transfers:
    Should you require a road transfer, please advise your flight details and airport you are landing at, if applicable, to enable us to provide you with a quotation.


    There are various car rental companies in the area located at the airports.

    • PE Airport (Hertz, Europe Car, Avis, Budget) – this is approximately 40 mins by car
    • George Airport (Hertz, Europe Car, Avis, Budget) – this is approximately 4 ¾ hours by car

  • Why stay at the Camp


    The thrill of quietly watching a herd of elephants stroll by the veranda of a stately colonial manor is unforgettable.


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


    Offering the Big 5, Gorah is malaria free and is the only private concession and Camp situated in the middle of the famous Addo Elephant National Park. The Park, home to the densest population of elephants on earth is just an hours’ drive from Port Elizabeth and is an ideal way to start or finish your Garden Route adventure.

    A Hunter Hotels property, Gorah is a recipient of the Relais & Chateaux worldwide Welcome Award, two x National Park’s business partner of the year award and best lodge in the Eastern Cape award from SA Tourism.

  • What to bring


    What to Bring

    Remember to bring a camera, binoculars, bird and wildlife reference books, a hat and sunscreen lotion. Also remember to bring along medicines such as anti-histamine and lotion for insect stings and bites.


    What to Wear

    Cool clothing for summer, as well as your bathing suit and comfortable walking shoes. Warm clothing for winter as the temperature can drop considerably, with the wind chill factor especially prevalent on game drives. We recommend you also bring a warm jacket, gloves, beanie and scarf to ensure you keep warm.

  • Rates 2024


    • 18 Dec 2023 – 30 Apr 2024. R27 000 (2pax) | R20 250 single. Children (10 – 14yrs) sharing with Parents R6 683 each.


    • 1 May 2024 – 31 Aug 2024. R20 250 (2pax) | R10 125 single. Children (10 – 14yrs) sharing with Parents R3 341 each.


    • 1 Sep 2024 – 17 Dec 2024. R27 000 (2pax) | R20 250 single.

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