Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in South Africa

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South Africa

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  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 5
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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
  • Feedback: 40
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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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Firstly, A Big Big Sorry for being out of the radar especially if I have not gotten back to you. I have spent the last year travelling and volunteering. I am third generation Indian. I have a media background. I quit my job to travel. I want to ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 12
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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
  • Feedback: 51
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We are a married couple, Danie and Suzanne, living and farming in the Northern part of South Africa, known as the Kalahari. We are boergoat farmers and permaculture enthusiasts, striving to cultivate a permaculture foodforest in this harsh ......

  • 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
  • Feedback: 3
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WE ONLY ACCEPT COUPLES - NO SINGLES 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 70 Two children and ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 4
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Hay, Thanks for checking us out. In 2019 we had a lot of people through the Door, in 2020 we want to take a more focused approach. This year we wish to collaborate with workaways with specific skills. Skills in permaculture, solar energy, ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 11
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If you are not responsible, hard working, pleasant and easy going please don’t apply. You are here to create a fair exchange and to make our lives easier. I am a 32 year old guy who stays with his Mom coz of a scooter accident and I suffered severe ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 48
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Hi there, We are a family of four. We have two sons. The eldest is working here on the farm with us and the youngest is working in Durban. Together we run a sheep farm in the heart of the Karoo area - It is situated just outside Nieu Bethesda in ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 66
We moved onto a small 9ha (22 acre) farm in the Rondeberg/Philadelphia area close to Cape Town about five years ago, and are working slowly (!) towards a more sustainable and self-sufficient lifestyle. We have a small orchard and veggie patch ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a family of four-Joshua (8 months old), Grace (4 years old) and my wife, Michelle and I (David). We live close to the beach and the mountains and love the outdoor lifestyle. We are ocean lovers and surfers. We own and operate local businesses ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a young family with two children, a toddler aged 3 and a baby of 4 months. We live in the beautiful and vibrant city of Cape Town, in a quaint suburb just a short walk from the beach, mountain and a variety of lovely cafes and shops. We are ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 7
A Castle in the Bushveld of South Africa. It is a crazy dream. And while many people are building quick castle illusions, we could not settle for that: it had to be real heavy stone and concrete. Real craftsmen/women are rare and expensive, so most ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 7
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 are a couple in Hilton, SA. We live in a 3 bedroom house on a small farm (not ours). Drakensberg mountains are 1.5 hours away and Durban is 1.5 hours the opposite direction. We are looking for a metalsmith/silversmith to come teach some skills. ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 26
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

  • 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
  • Feedback: 2
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
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 ......

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