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
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A preferred stay of about 2 - 3 months is recommended. Solo travelers only due to sleeping situation. We are a nature lodge situated next to the Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga, South Africa. The wildlife roams free and there are fantastic ......

  • 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: 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: 28
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We are a backpackers hostel, catering to international travellers (usually aged between 22-35), but more and more we're seeing older people and families coming to stay too. It's an owner-run hostel, we opened in 1999 and it's a very popular place ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a mellow hostel situated in Muizenberg, an eclectic suburb of Cape Town which was recently voted one of the World's Best Surf Towns. We're 20km away from the city centre, right next to Muizenberg beach and close to Muizenberg peak. Our staff ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a small, eco friendly backpackers in rural Transkei. We can accomodate about 25 -30 people, we have a food garden, about 20 free range laying hens and about 2 or three renovation projects lined up. We have a small restaurant and bar area with ......

  • Country: South Africa
We are a backpackers, in Durban, in Kwazulu Natal, South Africa. We are 26 years young and the longest standing backpackers in Durban. Once again we have a reputation for being festive and we have a massive fan base from our many years of trading.

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 64
I am a wife and mother of 5 children which led me to start a Backpackers. My house was always filled with my kids' friends , chatting around the kitchen table, sleeping over on my couches and I loved cooking for - and feeding them. The Backpackers ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 9
*️️*️️*️️*️️ We have been busy upgrading and not taking interns for the past 2 years, however, we are BACK IN BUSINESS so send in those applications if you want to hang in paradise while working at the hostel. *️️*️️*️️*️️ We are a backpackers in ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 9
We are Mark and Tine, a couple in our late 30's with a 2,5 yr old Son Adam and have 70 year old parents. Pagels is in his 40's and rides to work on his bicycle with his fishing rods from the nearby township. Paida and Linda are in their early 20's, ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 1
We are a small family business, managing the backpackers place and a variety of other budget tourist accommodation. For those wanting to experience life in a desert mountain village, while helping tourists from all over the world, this is an ideal ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 4
We have a brand new hybrid Hotel that has a diverse type of clientel. We have all kind of diferent rooms from luxery self catering studios to dorm rooms with pods. We are a located in Sea Point Cape Town straigh at the sea and in the middle of this ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 55
Thank you for taking the time to check us out. We can be found just off the N2 on the Garden Route in Plettenberg Bay South Africa, we are situated 4.5km from town in the forest between an array of fragrant Fynbos on a high cliff overlooking the ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 10
We are the newest hostel to open in the bustling inner-city precinct of Johannesburg, Braamfontein. Surrounded by the University of Witwatersrand (Wits), amazing nightlife, arts and culture - Once in Joburg is the place to be! We are searching for ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 28
A hostel for adventurous and young at heart travellers, where you can tailor make your own experience. We believe that when travelling, the four most important elements of that “Once in a lifetime” experience include: Great Location, Comfort, Safety ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 9
Horse Ranch in South Africa in Plettenberg Bay. Work and enjoy our beautiful Horses and Country Guest House. Michiel and myself ( Bettina) came to live permanently in Plettenberg Bay almost 7 years ago. Plettenberg Bay is a stunning place to be! We ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 11
Our hostel is located at the center of everything that is happening in Lower Main Road Observatory. Our building – a former museum of contemporary art – is stunning. You will love its character, personality, looks and, yes, also it s ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 7
Hello everyone We are looking for awesome motivated people to help us at reception (and other work) about 25 hours a week. So you will still have time to explore the great city Cape Town. We prefer volunteers which are able to stay longer than 4 ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 2
With a cozy atmosphere that can make anyone feel at home, we provide a dorm bed and breakfast to all our volunteers and amazing cultural exchange experience. Life experience in a melting pot of various cultures. Fun relaxed work environment. Make ......

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