Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in South Africa

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South Africa

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  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 29
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We are wholesale growers for the plant nursery industry located in the pictures Lowveld area situated next to the Kruger National Park. I live and work on a small family farm close to White River Mpumalanga , I'm single but have 5 big Dobermans and ......

  • Country: South Africa
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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
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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: 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: 24
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We still have openings for volunteers for next school term beginning 9 July until beginning September. Interested in helping young students to read? Join us and learn about Xhosa culture while you impact the lives of children in our rural village. ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 60
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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
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Our new tourist facility is situated on a small working farm and has been running for a year now with lots of projects such as a restaurant, more tent accommodation, campsite and a foodforest (permaculture) witch we are really excited about. We are ......

  • 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
  • Feedback: 8
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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
  • Feedback: 24
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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: 10
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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: 9
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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
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The Farm is a small scale diversified farm with a focus on regenerative agricultural systems, started in 2017. We grow vegetables organically, raise chickens for meat and eggs on pasture, and forest raised pigs. Our processes aim to mimic nature and ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 44
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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
  • 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. The contractors are finishing up the fencing of the horse paddocks and we hope to receive our ......

  • 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: 11
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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: 16
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In 2019, we are fully booked. Sorry. I am English, I grew up in France and lived 15 years in Spain. I have been living in South Africa for 7 years. I have 2 adorable children of 5 and 8 years old, a boy and a girl. My name is Joanna. I am a ......

  • 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: 11
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We are a small organic farm with an indigenous forest reserve and a few small accommodation units that we rent out. All the farming is done in a sustainable and organic way. We are small scale producers of organic fruit, mainly blueberries, and a ......

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