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Cape Town Surf Yoga

Cape Town Surf Yoga is a surf camp, local cafe, yoga, and art space in the heart of Muizenberg, offering surf and yoga retreats that you will never forget.

Instructors 2

Johann Kotze

Johann Kotze is one of the most experienced yoga teachers in Cape Town. He has shared his practical and philosophical interest in yoga since 1990 with 1,000 students. Getting beginners going with the essentials of an effective yoga practice is one of his specialties. Johann also makes it his mission to present the powerful advanced skills of yoga in an accessible way to all levels of practitioners. His gentle power flow Vinyasa style is a mix of modern and traditional elements.

Mandla Ndlovu

Mandla is a super mellow character packed with tons of skills and loves helping people. The love of surfing grew really fast for this ex skater as has been surfing for the past decade. Sharing is one of the best gifts anyone could have. Mandla loves to share information and knowledge as he is member of the International Surfing Association, Surfing South Africa, and an accredited surf coach. He is also part of the World Surf League and a level two judge.

Reviews 3

Lea Stuber

from Republic of South Africa, May 2017

The stuff was very nice and always provided great nighttime activities everyone was welcome to join! The vibe was great!

Isabelle Schwab

from Switzerland, April 2017

Testimonials 5

Dane South Africa

Tripadvisor website

It always makes a difference when the owner is hands on to check that things are running smoothly. I received a warm welcome and was impressed by the hospitality of the staff and other guest, this is especially important if you are a solo traveler. Muizenberg itself is an awesome chilled-vibe town if you want to escape the uber trendy hustle and bustle of Cape Town. The surf and water is so inviting and safe if you are not used to the Cape ocean. Basically no rips, you can jump over broken waves, perfect for beginners. The Backpackers is situated with an ocean view of Surfer Corner 180 degrees plus from the balcony where everyone usually have a chat - so nice. I came down with the Metrorail train from Cape Town for R13.70 vs R350 for a shuttle/taxi. I also went to Simons Town and Kalkbay with the train. The veiws from the train is lovely. I would recommend this.

a traveler


Coolest place to hang/meet people do amazing stuff with/surf is right in front of the backpackers. Other surf options within 20 minute drive in the most beautiful City in the world. Nature rules, energetic homely vibes with a slight twist of surf camp/Yoga namaste like... Shaka!

Andrew Cape Town


I have stayed at African soul surfer on numerous occasions and I am always greeted with friendly staff and nothing is to much to ask them. The location is amazing with the beach right in front of the place as well as local transport.

a traveler Cape Town

TripAdvisor website

I traveled on my own to Cape Town and this was my first stop, Jamie and the whole team made my stay very comfortable and I enjoyed it so much that I ended up extending my trip here. Loved the activities!

a traveler Cape Town

TripAdvisor website

Thank you for staying in your hostel ! I will come back soon ! :-) Staff members are very friendly and helpfully. :-)) Restaurants and Supermarket is nearby. You can cook your meal by yourself. Breakfast can be ordered and taste very well. Only one minute to very nice beach. With best regards from me.

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