Help on a small farm near Lagos, wonderful for outdoor sports and nature lovers, Lagos, Portugal

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a relaxed small farm in a very lucky location, with breath taking views to the country side, with a guest house, located on the beautiful, sunny, warm historic Lagos and region. Our small farm is located in Odiáxere country side area, near the Meia Praia beach, that has around 5 kilometres of sand and a beautiful lagoon loved for those who enjoy a good beach and kite-surfing.

    This project started only a couple of years ago and we are still in the process of improving to give to our guests a better holiday experience.

    It's an amazing place, quiet, with millions of stars at night, for people who like to work and live outside, who like to do country walks, to be with dogs and other small farm animals, and likes to explore by bicycle the environment or enjoy the sun in our garden or simply relax and surf the web with our Free Wi-Fi. We have two bicycles that we can provide. Our small farm is located just around 15 minutes by bike from the Beach and 2 minutes from a Bar and Restaurants.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Farming
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Other

  • Help

    Help

    We ask for 4 hours help per day 5 days a week doing varied tasks.
    We are always interested in people with skills in construction, maintenance, renovation, restoration, plumbing, painting, house cleaning, guests check in and agriculture/gardening.

    We don’t provide meals but you will have a kitchen to cook.

    We are looking for one or two volunteers to help us. We would expect you to be happy and bubbly person to share our passion about Portugal and Lagos in particular.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Portuguese, Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    The accommodation will be a bedroom with private bathroom. The kitchen will be shared with our guests. Or you can have a private apartment depending on our availability and time of the year.
    Enough space that everybody can make his life!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Lagos is one of the most visited cities in the Algarve and Portugal, due to its variety of tourist-friendly beaches, bars, restaurants, and hotels. Yet, Lagos is also a historic center of the Portuguese Age of Discovery, frequent home of Henry the Navigator, historical shipyard and, at one time, center of the European slave trade. In 2012, travel website TripAdvisor, classified Lagos as the number 1 travel destination, on a list of "15 destinations on the rise" worldwide.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The volunteer can learn about Portuguese customs and culture, can visit some of the most beautiful beaches and places from the hole Europe, visit museums and old towns with allot of influence from the discoveries age.

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    Volunteering hours expected

    Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week

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