British owned Horse Ranch and Guest house in Central Colombia

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Kolumbien

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  • Beschreibung

    Beschreibung

    Hello

    We are a beautiful 15 room boutique guest house on a 5 acre horse trekking ranch 3km outside the vibrant town of Filandia.

    Our farm is located on a hill and is surrounded by nature. We get many species of birds visiting us and have lots of flowers in the gardens. Our horse trekking tours range from day trips to full weeks away in the mountains. Our guests love staying here because they can disconnect from chaotic city life and enjoy relaxing in beautiful surroundings.

    We have been hosting workawayers for years and work best with people that enjoy being outside in nature, that are self motivated and keen to help others, that enjoy socialising but are also happy during periods that the hostel is quiet.

    what we offer.
    we have different types of offerings in return for your collaboration, depenging on what you can do to help us.
    To start with, we can offer great place to stay for 15 hours help per week.

    To apply please tell us

    * what experience you have.
    * What you want to get out of the workaway experience?
    * what type of person you are?
    * your likes and dislikes?
    * how long you want to stay?
    * what dates you would like to stay?
    * what could you offer in exchange for your place to stay?

    Our farm is a quiet and relaxed place to stay with a small team of local, employed staff. We have 1 full time worker who takes care of our 8 horses. 1 worker who cleans the house and cooks dinner for the guests, a part-time receptionist, and a part time manager.

    Many thanks and happy travels!

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kunstprojekte
    Sprachpraxis
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Unterrichten
    Gartenarbeiten
    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Betreuung von Tieren
    Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Hausarbeiten
    Tourismus / Gastgewerbe
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten
    Hilfe mit Computer /Internet

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Our farm is located in Quindio, at the heart of Colombia´s Traditional Coffee district, an area designated as a Unesco World Heritage Site for its historic coffee farming tradition. By visiting this area you will feel as though you have stepped back in time. The town is rich in culture and the local people are proud to show you their local tradition´s, such as the way coffee is grown and processed, how to dance salsa and how to drink aguadiente (the local alcohol).

    There are many things to do in the local area whilst you stay at our farm. Including:
    ·Visit Cocora Valley cloud forest and see the incredible 100ft high palm trees.
    ·Hike through the Barbas Bremen National park to search for Howler Monkeys or visit the butterfly sanctuary and botanical gardens.
    ·Walk to local waterfalls near the farm.
    ·Visit our neighbour’s coffee farm and see for yourself how Coffee is produced.
    ·Horse Riding or walking to explore the beautiful local countryside.
    ·Enjoy eating both local and international foods in some excellent restaurants in town. There are also a number a bars which get very lively at the weekends!
    ·On our farm you are welcome to use all the facilities. Depending on the number of guests we have at the time, we cook family style evening meals.

    We have lived in Colombia since 2016 so have knowledge of the local area and Colombian Friends who live here and can help with whatever you may need. There is plenty of opportunity to practise the language and get the opportunity to explore the area.
    We are travelled around South America and south east Asia extensively with and without motorcycles so can advise based on our experiences.

    Help us create something truly special for travellers who want to stray from the beaten path.

  • Projekte mit Kindern

    Projekte mit Kindern

    Dieses Projekt schließt möglicherweise den Umgang mit Kindern ein. Mehr Informationen findest du in unseren Verhaltensregeln und Tipps hier.

  • Arbeit

    Arbeit

    If you would like to help out here it is essential that you have the following:

    Common Sense,
    You can work unsupervised.
    Your own health insurance. We are a working farm, with lots going on!
    You can speak English (sorry we are still learning Spanish).
    If you aren’t a trade person but have lots of common sense and work experience please also contact us and let us know how you think you could help!

    We are still learning Spanish, so think it best for the technical help we require that anyone staying with us have a good level of English.

  • Sprachen

    Gesprochene Sprachen
    Englisch: Fließend

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    Dieser Gastgeber gibt an, dass er dir gern seine Muttersprache beibringt oder selbst eine Sprache lernen möchte.
    Bitte wende dich direkt an ihn, um weitere Auskünfte zu erhalten.

  • Unterkunft

    Unterkunft

    You will be staying with us on our large country house. The property is built on a hill with 360 degree views.

    We have hot showers, netflix, wifi, hammocks, cell phone signal, bar and some items for sale.

    We have different room options available depending on what help you can offer and the skills we require at the time(private rooms and shared rooms).

    We have various fruit trees including papaya, oranges, limes, lemons you are welcome to enjoy as well as orchids and other flowers and many beautiful birds (including small toucans and parrots) visit the gardens.

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    The locals are all really friendly and there is beautiful hiking in the area with several waterfalls closeby. We are 15minutes from Bremen national park which is filled with Howler monkeys. Filandia is famous for its traditional architecture, cooler climate, colourful buildings and coffee farms offering tours. There are many other activities within this area including paragliding and horse riding.

    Transport links to and from Filandia are great. Busses are low cost and run regularly. Salento is 20 minutes away while Armenia is 45 minutes with busses approximately every 30 minutes.

  • 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

    We have a fast wifi connection on site with plenty of areas across the property to work on line. Message us for more details!

  • Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    We are also an overlander campsite so have lots of space for your vehicle.

  • Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    Depends on the pet, but message us with your questions!

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

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    Arbeitszeiten

    15 hours per week

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