Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in South Africa

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South Africa

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  • 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
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The retreat is our home. It is also Morgan bay backpackers, camping and accommodation. There is a Tea garden, Bar and Pizzeria too - plenty to keep us. We welcome nature loving independent travelers and families. We are environmentally conscious 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
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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
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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 ......

  • Country: South Africa
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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
  • Feedback: 6
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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: 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: 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
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Children's Trust was started by a Christian woman who had a heart for saving the life of one of South Africa's orphans. 23 years on and the home has grown into an established place of safety that houses 40 children (ages 2-17) and provides for all ......

  • Country: South Africa
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We are a horse , crop and olive farm in the Central Drakensberg of South Africa. We organize also overnight hiking trails in the mountains. Looking for volunteers to help with the outrides , grooming and all the activities around the horses . We ......

  • 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
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We are a family living on a twenty hectare Organic Farm. Our aim is to be as self-sufficient as possible and farm in a morally responsible manner, placing value on our environment above profit. Our kids have been home-birthed, home-schooled, and ......

  • Country: South Africa
  • Feedback: 22
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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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Hi there :) My name is Miri and I'm a 25 year old Dutch girl. For about 5 years I roamed the world, having the time of my life but also looking for a place to call home. Cape Town turned out to be that place! I fell in love with the city and with ......

  • Country: South Africa
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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 ......

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