Discover the strong culture and Gaelic language in the Western Isles of Scotland, United Kingdom


United Kingdom


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 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

  • Description


    Croft in western isles with Gaelic being native language, having hosted many helpers, can offer many references as to me being a good host

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Had many workaway's who wanted to improve their English,there is the strong cultural crofting way of working and living on an Island. So many things to learn and do and eat in this part of the world. Min. stay 3 weeks.Have had loads of helpers who improved their English while here, by reading writing,etc.

  • Help


    !!!!!!!!!!!looking for helpers for late Oct/ Nov only!!!!!!!

    Gardening painting ditching no large animals now retired . Also have chickens, two cats.

    Workaway must have feedback or references as to their personal character before being hosted!!!!!!

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Gaelic (Scottish): Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    Can teach English and some Scottish Gaelic!!

  • Accommodation


    Small comfortable caravan with use of house shower and bathroom, possible cottage in winter months

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Cycle for use to see Island,will show volunteers around the Island

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    Have unlimited internet connection

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Plenty parking space available if needed?

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    25 hrs max a week

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