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Rustic Off-Grid Tiny-Home Lifestyle Tour

Rustic Off-Grid Tiny-Home Lifestyle Tour

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

My partner, Emma, and I have been living a rustic, 'cheap and cheerful', off-grid lifestyle since 2012. We are both academics and educators, and part of our activism involves 'treading softly' in the way we live and consume. In 2012 we left the United Kingdom to set up a rustic tiny home in Port Elizabeth, South Africa - my home town. We ended up on our own acre of land permanently in 2018. We…
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What we’ll do

You will be given a thorough tour of our one acre of land - the indigenous trees that are specific to the coastal-mountain Fynbos biome, the trees that we've added, the gravity water system, the small solar energy systems, the tiny-home cabin, the 'humanure' toilet system and composting process, the rocket stove and thermal mass heater. All of these are elements of our off-grid rustic lifestyle…

What else you should know

Considering that we live in a tiny home, when the weather is bad, the tour can be a challenge. Bring appropriate clothing for all four seasons in one day!

What I’ll provide

Coffee, Tea and Water

What to bring

All weather clothing
Hat
Walking shoes / Sandals

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Where you'll be

Our one acre of land is situated at the meeting point of major gorge (The Van Staden's Gorge), a smaller gorge, and a mountain (The Lady's Slipper). We are situated half-way between Port Elizabeth and Jeffrey's Bay, and the area is uniquely beautiful in that it is classified as a coastal-mountain Fynbos biome.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 5 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

Considering that we live in a tiny home, when the weather is bad, the tour can be a challenge. Bring appropriate clothing for all four seasons in one day!
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Rustic Off-Grid Tiny-Home Lifestyle Tour
2 reviews
$30/person
2 reviews
$30/person