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

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South Africa

Western Cape


  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 25
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: 43
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: 14
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 8 years ago. Plettenberg Bay is a stunning place to be! We ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 21
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
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
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
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: 13
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: 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
  • Feedback: 67
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
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: 45
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 ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 1
Our 1700ha family farm lies in the heart of the Klein Karoo and is managed by one of the sons, Toni, a recent BSc Biology graduate from Western State Colorado University, with a focus on wildlife conservation. The farm combines elements of ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 1
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: 14
Our famous hostel is situated right in the middle of the CBD in the entertainment precinct of Cape Town. We have been described as 'the soul of the Street' - and we hope that's a good thing!!?? Our hostel is a lovely old building at the top end of ......

  • 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
  • Feedback: 3
Our beautiful off grid, eco farm is situated in the heart of the Garden route of South Africa and has breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, forests, lakes and the ocean. We moved to this little piece of heaven in October last year (from ......

  • 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 ......

  • 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: 34
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 ......


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