Volunteer Accommodation Overview
The volunteer house is situated on the farm with a view onto the cheetah camps, orchards and the impressive Drakenstein Mountains. We can accommodate up to 12 volunteers or students at a time.
Our volunteer house is custom built for volunteers. It includes a large central living area – with a shared kitchen, lounge room, TV, dining room, braai and outdoor deck. On each side of the central living area, there are 2 double bedrooms, 2 single bedrooms, 2 shared bathrooms and 2 outdoor showers. Each wing ends in a private apartment featuring 2 double bedrooms, a living area including a sofa and breakfast bar, a kitchenette and a well-appointed bathroom. One of the apartments is accommodating our volunteer coordinator. She is taking care of the needs, leisure activities and meals of our volunteers. The house is cleaned regularly.
Daily breakfast is available for you to prepare and lunch is provided Monday – Saturday.
Tea and coffee is available all day, but dinner is not included in the cost.
You will be taken to the shops twice a week to buy food, drinks, snacks and other necessities – so make sure you bring along extra money.
Bring along your laptop, mobile phone and camera.
In and around the area, there are pubs and restaurants where you can socialise.
For more info on what clothes to bring, email us and we shall send you a detailed info-pack. You will attend orientation upon arrival, to settle you in comfortably.
Included in the cost are 2 Ashia t-shirts, which will be your uniform when you are on duty.