Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in South Africa

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South Africa

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  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 34
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The Backpackers is situated on an amazing property overlooking the Garden Route Lakes, the Indian Ocean and also the majestic Outeniqua Mountains. We have been in business for 10 years and provide a unique Backpacker environment for local and ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 24
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We have 2 openings for volunteers interested to join us for the month of October. If you're Interested in helping young students improve their reading, then we need you. Our education centre is based in a rural village on the Wild Coast, Transkei, ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 55
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If you are looking for a great time while on holiday then contact us about our work away experience. We run a 30 bed backpacker on the border of the Addo Elephant National Park. We prefer volunteers to stay at least a month and longer. We are ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 24
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We are a magical peaceful Vegan eco Lodge & Retreat and Music Studio - we are 15 kms outside Knysna on the beautiful and magical Garden Route, South Africa. We are a beautiful country smallholding on the edge of the forest and we have an award ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a retired couple who moved to the farm 4 years ago to get away from city live. We live in a very pretty surrounding with big trees lots of bird life and squirrels. The farm is quite small and we have avocado trees, some pecan nuts ,a herb ......

  • Country: South Africa
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I am a home birth midwife, and part of an NPO that works with women empowerment. Marc is a designer and runs his own business. We live in Muizenberg, it is a vibrant and very creative community. Its a great place to learn to surf, and meet ......

  • Country: South Africa
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I have a lovely 2 bedroom double story home with a tranquil garden and 10 cats. I am looking for a volunteer to house sit for me for a month from December 21st to January 19th. Widenham, Umkomaas is located on the South Coast, 30 minutes from Durban ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 31
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Off-the grid sustainable eco living near De Rust village. Our farm is a wonderful example of eco-friendly living. We have abundant organic gardens that have been thriving for 12 years including 60 different fruit trees, a self built cob house and ......

  • Country: South Africa
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UPDATE! Specifically looking for people who have experience with building outdoor showers/(eco) toilets. Or someone who is really good at painting murals or sewing (cushions, curtains, that kinda stuff). Sorry, as much as I'd like to I currently ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 16
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In 2019, we have availability ONLY from 9th to 18th October. :-) And in 2020, we will be travelling (and workawaying ourselves) for the whole year. I am English, I grew up in France and lived 15 years in Spain. I have been living in South Africa ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We run a small organic farm in oribi gorge . There's always lots to be done but never enough time.we will need help with all farm chores including milking the cows , fixing fences,bush clearing feeding animals And sharing kitchen chores we are ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 3
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We are a family of four, a doctor, a teacher and two university students, living in a suburb of Cape Town. We live in an old Victorian, comfy house set in a moderately large garden of mostly indigenous plants. We are always trying to improve how ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 44
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We are a married couple, Danie and Suzanne, living and farming in South Africa. We are boergoat farmers from a region in the Northern part of South Africa known as the Kalahari. We are also striving to cultivate a permaculture foodforest. In 2016 we ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 36
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We are a family living on a twenty hectare Organic Farm. Our aim is to be as self-sufficient as possible and farm in a morally responsible manner, placing value on our environment above profit. Our kids have been home-birthed, home-schooled, and ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 34
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We are now well established on the family farm following a few successful seasons. Most of our longer term projects are finished or nearing completion. The contractors are finishing up the fencing of the horse paddocks and we hope to receive our ......

  • Country: South Africa
New host 
Retired busy couple still managing our assets We enjoy good food and wine and cooking and entertaining We travel within SA frequently and overseas once of twice a year Both of us aged over 65 Two children and seven grand children all living ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 4
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We are a family of 4 on the adventurous path to self-sustainability. Our 8ha farm is on the edge of a rural village and we are building a straw bale house with all means of alternative power. We are planting orchards, a vineyard, a food forest, ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 30
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We are a Cape Town surf camp / backpackers / yoga centre / live music venue situated right on the beach at one of South Africa's most famous surf spots, Muizenberg. The waves are fun and consistent, with high quality surf, awesome natural ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 41
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Our farm is part of the Compassberg Protected Environment near the top of the catchment of the Sneeuberg Mountains of the Great Karoo. We farm cattle and also run dramatherapy workshops and retreats. We have ongoing work with our natural earth ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are wholesale growers for the plant nursery industry located in the pictures Lowveld area situated next to the Kruger National Park. I live and work on a small family farm close to White River Mpumalanga , I'm single but have 5 big Dobermans and ......

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