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Super helpful staff, fantastic scenery, awesome outdoor showers, relaxed guests, warm fire place, good books, lekker food and complementary breakfast on Sundays. Not sure what else you could ask for when you are looking for a place to spend a weekend away. :) Thanks to...More
Thank Mareike H
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 18 August 2018
Thanx for the amazing review and compliments.
Hope you get to come escape again with us soon :)
I will pass your feedback onto the team
I loved the idea of Terra-Khaya long before I managed to build up the courage to stay there, but I needn’t have been afraid at all. A wonderfully rustic and community minded place, I particularly loved evenings spend in the common room and the homely...More
We were two weiry travelers pitching up at Terra Khaya with the full moon setting on the fairytale. Excited and nervous to enter the main building after stumbling our way to it, we were greeted by staff, who seemed surprised we had arrived.
2 Thank KoenraadP6
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 23 July 2018
Thanx for the feedback, it is much appreciated, as much as it hurts me to hear that your stay at Terra-Khaya was not welcoming and professional.
I'm glad we got to chat over the phone about the lack of hospitality you received at...More
We heard about TerraKhaya and came to check it out. The owner, Shane, said on the homepage that TerraKhaya is not for everyone - that is true. But we gave it a chance and we had such a good and pleasant time!! We spontaneously joined...More
1 Thank Maisaa W
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 1 June 2018
Wow Maisaa & Maik
Thanx for the amazing review - we are also so glad that you stumbled upon us and the Reconnecting with Nature Retreat :)
I'm looking forward to doing the ride with you guys next time you come visit befor you head...More
Staying at Terra-Khaya was one of our highlights of travelling through South Africa. The concept, the location, the building, the dinners, the people we met and the conversations we shared with them and the staff all contributed to that. Very unique place that I would...More
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 2 May 2018
Thanx for the review :) We are so happy you enjoyed your stay, meals and conversations.
Diffrent travel and a way of life is what we about, thanx for emphasising that :)
Shane & Team
Our Earth Home Project is a Backpackers, camping facility and eco-farm that celebrates a mindful, alternate way of living. This beautiful smallholding is situated way up in the hills of Hogsback. We practice conscious sustainable living, in simple, creative, comfortable structures & are 100% off the grid. If you dream of revitalizing and relaxing way up in magnificent clouds, we welcome you to Terra-Khaya. The Backpackers: Terra-Khaya offers a unique experience of sustainable living in stunning natural surroundings. We offer, comfy spacious double rooms, dorms, and a comfortable chill area, all built with recycled materials and natural recourses. Take a bath under the stars, enjoy delicious hearty food, relax in a hammock or give a hand on the farm. A sense of living guaranteed! Chillington Farm: The farm is set on 38 acres in the Amathole Mountain region, with a wide array of friendly farm animals and lovable horses. Our water comes from our stream, heating and cooking is wood-powered and minor electrical appliances are run off solar. We produce our own dairy and various foodstuffs from the garden for the kitchen. Amathole Horse Trails: Horses and riding is our passion and speciality; our 8 beautiful steeds and guide will take you on tailor-made excursions around the area. From short strolls into the village for lunch to overnight rides up into the surrounding mountains. Catering for all levels of rider, we endeavor to make your horseback fantasies come true!