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Stay in an old logged house in the edge of a forest and help around the house and garden in Vihti, Finland

  • Bisher 55 mal gespeichert
  • Letzte Aktivität: 9 Juni 2024



 Geforderte Mindest-Aufenthaltsdauer:  Keine Vorgaben



  • Beschreibung


    In 2024, we would need volunteers mainly between April and July. Our main aim during summer season is to
    - build a big wooden terrace/pergola
    - make woodchips and firewood
    - clear and mark walking trails
    - clean the firewood shed and wood-burning sauna

    Please contact us for more information.

    We are a couple with a dog owning a small farm in the Finnish countryside in Vihti, within less than an hour drive from Helsinki. We have both been working in digital marketing business, but in our fifties we decided to change our life and bought a logged house in the edge of a forest close to the Hiidenvesi lake. As we have travelled a lot around the world, it would be lovely to in return get people from all over the world to visit us here in Finland.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten
  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    We offer you an experience of traditional Finnish way of life with a modern twist. Depending on the time of the year you come, we are able to teach you different kind of things like berry or mushroom picking in the forest or wild herbs in our garden. We are also able to offer you real Finnish experiences like sauna and rowing a boat on the lake.

  • Arbeit


    Our wooden houses and garden need continuously some maintenance. Thus even one more pair of hands now and then will help us a lot. No special skills is required, but we would appreaciate if you would have some skills in carpentry (woodwork, building, repairing logged houses) or have gained some experience in maintaining and developing garden areas. We expect that you are ready to help us with different kind of projects in our farm, and are fit enough to do so.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    Englisch: Fließend
    Finnish: Fließend
    Swedish: Gute Kenntnisse

  • Unterkunft


    You get your own sleeping space either in a sleeping cubicle in the second floor of our main house or a room in our smaller cottage house. There is mattress, pillow and blanket and linen and towel available for you.

    We are offering volunteers 3 meals a day, but you need to prepare some of them by yourself.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    We are able to pick you up from for example Helsinki city centre or Helsinki Airport. The nearest bus stop is about 10 minute drive from our place in Vihdin Kirkonkylä, where the shops are also located. Forests and lakes are close by everywhere in Vihti. Near our place you are able to walk in the woods or swim in the lake. There is also an Icelandic horse farm just across the road from our place.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kann Digital Nomads unterbringen

    Kann Digital Nomads unterbringen

    In our main building there is a good wifi connection.

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

  • ...


    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 712262531118

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