Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Western Cape, South Africa

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South Africa

Western Cape

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  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 5
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We are a family living in a beautiful valley in the Garden Route, on the banks of the Bitou River, 25km from Plettenberg Bay. We live on a small game reserve, interacting with giraffe, water buck, impala, zebra, bush buck and wildebeest and a wide ......

  • 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. Renovations to upgrade the barn to a rustic wedding/events venue catering for 48 people is half ......

  • 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
  • Feedback: 30
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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: 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
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Hello! Being involved in the community is important to us, we create opportunities where members of the public/tourists can help with research and we like to get involved in local presentations, workshops, school programmes and educational camps ......

  • 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: 14
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Our Farm Animal Sanctuary is based on a private farm seven kms outside the village of Greyton. It offers a permanent home for rescued, orphaned, sick, abused or retired farm animals where their every need is met for the rest of their natural lives. ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 11
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We are South Africa's original hostel, founded 30 years ago by two awesome people - Toni & Lee - with a dream to bring people from all over the world together, and make a difference in the world. The hostel has won many awards due to our "Fair ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 13
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We are an off grid, eco farm developing into a transformational balancing retreat and intentional community in a remote yet not too remote area of South Africa. The farm is in the garden route which is also known as Eden. It really does feel like ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 28
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This is a call to all those who would like to create change, collaborate, and co-create a new story. A story in which people live in harmony with each other and the natural world. A story in which the well-being of future generations is safeguarded ......

  • Country: South Africa
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I found out I have some precancerous cells in my body and need some assistance with nutrition. My physical structure is also taking some strain after a few years of sedentary work lifestyle and I need personal attention and training to strengthen me ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 4
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
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: 9
Hey everyone :) , We are looking for motivated people to help us at our Backpackers. Your Main tasks will be Reception Work/ Cleaning the Backyard/ Garden and Kitchen / Help us with Marketing Actions and Social Media and other work. Your Working ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 7
We are a beautiful, popular, eco-friendly backpackers that overlooks the stunning Tsitsikamma Nature Reserve on the Garden Route of South Africa. Only 8km from Natures Valley beach and lagoon, our farm is surrounded by natural forests, wildlife, ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We, A-Team represent a bigger company together with TED-ED kids, SAVE NPO foundation and SAVE volunteering with volunteers and Interns from all over the globe to have their own personal input in either Sports or School and Educare ......

  • 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
  • Feedback: 44
We are a small organic farm, working towards sustainability and self sufficiency. We are looking for workawayers who can help with organic sustainable farming (veggies and almonds, herbs and worms) and anyone who has initiative, energy and skills to ......

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