Our Ranch is a small holding owned by our family, Richard & Shelly (mom &dad), and our daughter Sasha. We employ four helpers, a Malawian, two Zimbabweans and a local South African from the village. They help with the gardening, clearing of alien vegetation, general maintencance and cleaning.
We have 5 horses, a donkey, a pig, 4 dogs and a cat.
We have a horseback archery track and are looking for help to train our horses (no archery experience is needed)
We are competitive Horseback Archers but also love out rides.
We are musicians, and enjoy to jam around a campfire.
We love yoga and offer horse meditation. we like to eating healthy and sustainably.
We have an organic vegetable garden.
We are looking for experienced riders, people who love animals to help training our horses.
Our small holding is situated just outside the village of Napier in the Overberg, Western Cape.
Our village is very small and two hour from Cape Town.
There is not much in the way of entertainment, it is a very quiet village, so for the youth wanting to party and socialise, it will not be suitable.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Travelers can learn archery as well as how to ride natural horsemanship style. Travelers will experience South African Culture and practice English.
We are looking for help in training our horses and working with our horses. We are natural horsemanship and do not ride with bits or negative reinforcement. We are looking for EXPERIENCED riders only.
We have a horseback archery track and want to train our horses for Horseback archery and general riding.
We like to grow our own vegetables so any help in the veg garden is welcome.
Our visitors will feel welcome, we like to sit together for a meal a day.
This host offers a language exchange
We are open to learning other languages
A fully equipped cottage. Free internet.
Napier is a small village with no public transport. Cape Town is a two hour drive and the beautiful beaches of Arniston and Struisbaai are just a 30 min drive. One would need a car.
Hermanus is an hours drive.
There are wine farms in the area.
The mountain biking is good and there is kitesurfing near Arniston .
It is a very small and quiet village, so anyone looking for a busy town, with lots of social may be disappointed.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 3-4 hours a day, 5 days a week