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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank Maisaa W
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 1 May 2018

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

Thank Helnor52
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 2 May 2018

Hiya Helnor 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 :) Peace Shane & Team

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

The design of the eco huts are beautiful and the main house is breathtaking. However this place may not be for everyone, they take eco to the max! An oil lamp in the rooms are the only light which gives it a really amazing ambience...More

Thank Ziggy F
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 2 May 2018

Hiya Ziggy Thanx for the great compliments and review. Yip you are quite right, Terra-Khaya is not for everybody and we like it that way :) Thanx for being one of the special folk who chose and appreciate us. Happies of days ShaneO

Reviewed 11 December 2017

The brains of this operation is Shane, a friendly, charismatic, personable owner with a love of the outdoors. This shows in the beautiful setting of the terra-Khama, from the de-composting toilet to the permaculture land. This is much more than an Eco-hostel. Expect dinners by...More

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Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 17 December 2017

Hi Fabio & Rachel Thanx for staying with us at Terra-Khaya and the great review :) It was a real pleasure meeting you guys and going for that wonderful horse ride. All the best on your travels further :) Remember to come back for a...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Superfriendly staff and plenty of accommodation options, for all budgets. We really enjoyed the living area where everyone was approachable and where we had dinner all together. The horse riding we did with Shane is something we would definitely recommend! He takes you through the...More

Thank Ron V
Response from Shane E, Owner at Terra-KhayaResponded 4 December 2017

Hiya Ron Thanx for the great review :) Was such a pleasure to spend the time with you and take you on a ride (the riding is truly my passion :)) We hope to see you again one day at Terra-Khaya Happy Days Shane

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"Suggest stay in a little chalet rather than camping"
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"Most dorms overlook the valley, the camping site is well laid out and reasonably sheltered."
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