Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in South Africa

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South Africa

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  • 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
  • Feedback: 5
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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
  • 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
  • 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
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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 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
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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: 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
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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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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 ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 3
We are a small family run guest lodge set in the klein karoo of South Africa. We have plenty of wildlife, chickens, and a vegetable garden. The lodge consists of 4 older chalets that we are currently trying to upgrade and renovate and one large ......

  • Country: South Africa
We are a family of four, with a pigeon pair of children aged two and two months living in a suburb of the colourful city of Cape Town. We are both enthusiastic family people and working professionals and need some help with childcare style help in ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We run an equestrian business and have two farms in Riversdale and George, Western Cape, South Africa. The volunteers will be asked to perform any work needed in the farms and in Vanessa’s work. Vanessa is an Equine Facilitated Coach and is busy ......

  • Country: South Africa
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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: 4
Hi There We are a family of 4. A single mum with 3 amazing young adult children who keep me in touch with everything exciting and up to-date. We would love someone old or young to come and spend time with us in Cape Town and experience this ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a mixed (Belgian-Xhosa) family of 4 who started a backpackers in Sept. 2012 in a remote Xhosa village just 20 minutes outside Hogsback in the Eastern cape. We are an eco-conscious backpackers. All our water is collected from the roof and ......

  • Country: South Africa
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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
  • Feedback: 3
We are a family of six homesteading off grid in a permaculture way. Our electricity is supplied by a solar system, water is from a borehole. Our journey to self sustainability began eight years ago, but last year things changed to a whole new level, ......

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