Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in South Africa

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South Africa

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  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 1
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Accomodation offered for easy going, non uptight, non neat freak, vegan friendly, animal loving volunteer in a rustic farmhouse in a beautiful valley in the jewel of the Garden Route crown - Plettenberg Bay.

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a family of four living in a beautiful game reserve in South -Africa. I run a tour agency which creates and runs off the beaten track family tours in Southern Africa. the South-African tours also visit our guest farm and stay here for 5 days ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 4
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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
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We are a multi-cultural family living in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg. We have lived in our home for quite some time and have grown vegetables and herbs in our mini garden for our personal consumption. This was a trial and error project as ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 25
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we are an English family who live in Ashbourne Derbyshire , but spend most of summer in South Africa We are looking for couple or single person to help us with our house and garden while our grandchildren visit us for christmas

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 4
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Hi, I have moved us to the Top of the Host profile because we are fixing up a sandbag house using natural building techniques. If you have ever wanted to learn about Sandbag houses, nows a good time. It is very last minute but if you are able to ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 48
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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: 35
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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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I am third generation Indian. I have a media background. I recently quit my job and want to travel. I cannot leave until I restore my late grandparents home. The house is over eighty years old and was a one bedroom house as part of the group areas ......

  • Country: South Africa
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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: 15
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We are a husband and wife team living our dream on our small organic off-the-grid farm in the scenic Klein Karoo region of the Western Cape Province, South Africa. One hectare is cultivated, surrounded by natural areas, open spaces with hills, ......

  • 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 will be planting orchards, a vineyard, a food forest, ......

  • Country: South Africa
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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 a small family living off the grid near Riversdale in the Western cape, homeschooling 2 children age 10 and 11. We are a 40 minute drive away from the nearest town. Will be looking for assistance with kids schooling and social media and ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We moved onto a small 9ha (22 acre) farm in the Rondeberg/Philadelphia area close to Cape Town about two years ago, and are working slowly (!) towards a more sustainable and self-sufficient lifestyle. We have a small orchard and veggie patch growing ......

  • Country: South Africa
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: 24
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
  • Feedback: 5
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
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
Hi, we are Tess and Simon, we are marine biologists based in Muizenberg, Cape Town, a real surfer's paradise. We run a non-profit organisation focused on whales and dolphins in South Africa and Namibia. We often host local and international ......

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