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Who are we?

SaltyCrax is a Backpackers located in Table View, Cape Town. Our accommodation is ideal for the watersports enthusiast as we are situated close to the beautiful white beaches of Blouberg and the famous Kite Beach. With a good supply of wind and waves and a variety of sailing locations, either for the eager beginner or the dedicated sailor, there is something for everyone. We have Sports, Adventure and Educational packages to cater for any type of person! With our custom made tours and packages we will make you feel right at home!

Our “little oasis in Table View” has a luscious green garden equipped with a jacuzzi, bonfire pit and plenty of space for you to hang up your surfboard soak in the African sun. We have unlimited WiFi which is perfect for those Skype dates back home and on those lazy days, kick back to your favourite book in our subtropical hammock. Later in the evening, meet us in the bar, exchange travel stories with the friendly staff and other travellers alike. Welcome to your home away from home.

Meet our team

CARLA FARREIRA

Owner and Founder
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What do you love about your job?

The awesome family that we are as colleagues and friends

What is your favourite thing about Salties?

The fire place with a nice glass of wine

What restaurant would you recommend in Cape Town?

Homespun in table view or blowfish- both walking distance from the backpackers

What is a must do in Cape Town?

Sharkdive, abseil table mountain and of course a wine tour

Random thing about you?

I love exploring Cape Towns ever changing city, amazing foods and stunning outdoors

SUNE VAN DER WALT

Front of House Manager
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What do you love about your job?

Love the people that I work with and working with different people face to face

What is your favourite thing about Salties?

The relaxed atmosphere and being accepted for who I am

What restaurant would you recommend in Cape Town?

Catch 22

What is a must do in Cape Town?

Hiking Lions Head

Random thing about you?

I have an alter ego called Mimi Von Rouge and you can follow her on Instagram

PRINCE MASHONGANYIKA

Receptionist
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What do you love about your job?

The great working environment and meeting different types of people

What is your favourite thing about Salties?

Our part in helping underprivileged people in the communities

What restaurant would you recommend in Cape Town?

All restaurants that have live music

What is a must do in Cape Town?

Touring Cape Town and learning the history 

Random thing about you?

I am a musician

DEIDRE VAN HEERDEN

Leisure Tour Agent and Marketing
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What do you love about your job?

Sending people on amazing tours through South Africa

What is your favourite thing about Salties?

It’s a circus full of clowns

What restaurant would you recommend in Cape Town?

Bombay Bicycle Club

What is a must do in Cape Town?

Visit Wolfkop Nature Reserve

Random thing about you?

I am a bit of a nerd

CASSANDRA BARBER

Reservations Agent
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What do you love about your job?

I love the fun family vibe

What is your favourite thing about Salties?

Meeting new people everyday

What restaurant would you recommend in Cape Town?

Damhuis

What is a must do in Cape Town?

Table mountain and Robben Island

Random thing about you?

I love to play guitar and clean

AWONKE DYANTYI

Accounts
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What do they do at Salties?

Accounts for Save and Salties

What do you love about your job?

I get to work with money and do my thing

What is your favourite thing about Salties?

The diverse company culture

What restaurant would you recommend in Cape Town?

Doodles

What is a must do in Cape Town?

Skydiving in Cape Town

Random thing about you?

I love to sing and enjoy nice music

YANGA GIJANA

Marketing
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What do you love about your job?

I love social media marketing, selling tours, helping guests find cool things to do in Cape Town, building and maintaining relationships for the business

What is your favourite thing about Salties?

The favorite thing about Saltycrax is the team I work with

What restaurant would you recommend in Cape Town?

I would definitely recommend Marco’s African Place for authentic African cuisine

What is a must do in Cape Town?

Do a City Walking Tour

Random thing about you?

I can’t dance to save my life but I love to party and I am a serial series binge watcher

HENRY KOEKEMOER

Maintenance

REVAI

Housekeeping

MODESTAR

Housekeeping