ROAR AFRICA is a luxury African safari company that designs every itinerary exclusively for you, curating transformative experiences carefully chosen for their positive impact on the people, places, and wildlife of our home continent. We create a safe and comfortable space for you to reconnect with yourself and your loved ones. Through the simple and powerful act of traveling with us, you will return home a different person, knowing that you have helped support and sustain the fragile communities and extraordinary wild spaces that remain.
We cannot put into words how fantastic our first time in South Africa and Botswana was. ROAR AFRICA’s curation, access, seamless execution and handheld service that lead to us never having to worry about a thing as well as ROAR AFRICA’s guides and their entire Africa-based team made this the most amazing and outstanding trip in our lives.”
Deborah's deep-rooted lineage goes back eleven generations to when her Huguenot ancestors first arrived on the shores of Cape Town in 1688. Africa is in her DNA. Her heritage allows for unparalleled access, incredible insights and the kind of on-the-ground knowledge only a local can have.
Luxury African travel that protects and preserves. We choose to partner exclusively with people and properties that echo our values.
Explore our specialist luxury African safari experiences and see which unique trip speaks to you. Or, to design an entirely bespoke safari experience for yourself or your family, contact one of our ultra-luxe African travel experts at email@example.com to help seamlessly curate your trip of a lifetime.
This epic journey explores four of Africa’s most iconic wildlife destinations - Zimbabwe, Botswana, Kenya and Rwanda - across 12 days in unbridled luxury aboard the Emirates Executive Private Jet. Led by ROAR AFRICA founder Deborah Calmeyer and our hand-picked guides in August 2024, there is no trip in the world like this one!
Taking place June 12-17, 2024, our second immersive safari retreat, co-hosted by ROAR AFRICA founder Deborah Calmeyer and world-renowned poet, philosopher, and zoologist David Whyte, returns us to the sacred foothills of Mount Kenya. This extraordinary trip is imbued with wildlife, well-being with the world’s best bodyworkers, and the wisdom of a poet who can translate the experience of finding our roots in nature into words.
Introducing the ultimate journey of extraordinary contrasts with ROAR AFRICA and the Emirates Executive Private Jet. Ten intrepid guests will go beyond first class and travel across Namibia, South Africa and Seychelles on an epic African adventure.
Our 2023 Women's Empowerment Retreat took place in Deborah's homeland, Zimbabwe, gathering together the female visionaries, game-changers, and pioneers shattering both tribal and Western glass ceilings by virtue of what they do.
“There is a language going on out there,
the roars, snorts, trumpets, squeals, whoops and chirps
that have meaning derived over eons of expression.
We have yet to become fluent in the language – and music – of the wild.” - Boyd Norton
Africa luxury travel tailored to your desires. Whether you want to experience the sheer magic of a luxury safari in Kenya, track gorillas in Rwanda or immerse yourself in the rich culture and culinary excellence of South Africa, we curate extraordinary experiences in the destination of your dreams.
Every country offers unique and inspiring encounters with wildlife, nature and local culture. Explore our destinations in more detail and discover your ideal African luxury travel experience.