Enjoy a cultural and artistic experience whilst helping in our home in Ushuaia, Argentina



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  • Description


    We are Christian (musician / sings author) and Mar (retired and writer). We have been married for 19 years and 16 have lived in this house.
    Our home is in a neighborhood on the slope of the mountain; The house is spacious and very bright right in the heart of the block.
    It has a large patio with forest and a greenhouse that tries to grow year by year.
    For some time we have received guests through and our home has been transformed into a small cultural house.
    My husband is a musician: I teach and love writing.
    The house has also; a SUM (multipurpose space) where shows and varied cultural activities are held.
    We only speak Spanish although we can communicate with very basic English with all the predisposition to learn and communicate with whoever wants to visit us.
    We have four children; very travelers all; most often use this application to meet people and places.
    Currently, no one lives with us since the child left for a year to exchange for the Czech Republic and his room is a beautiful space to open to anyone who wishes to volunteer in this beautiful city that some call the end of the world.
     For us it is the PRINCIPLE of the world!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house

  • 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

    We want to share our personal experience in our professional teaching career but also CULTURAL and ARTISTIC.
    Ushuaia by itself is a wonderful place to know and as hosts we make available our love for the place where we live and the possibility of knowing it deeply as well as its customs and history.
    We really like the outdoors and the mountains.
    Those who visit us will have the possibility to share with people from all over the world who visit our air bnb.
    We really like to cook and whoever visits us will leave with a lot of Argentine and family recipes.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    We seek help for the maintenance of the greenhouse and external park of the house.
    We receive proposals for another type of collaboration in general house maintenance (painting, Etc)

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    he house is located in the forest; a neighborhood on the edge of the mountain; about twelve blocks from downtown.
    From here you can reach on foot or by public transport anywhere.
    The house is very big. It has the main room; and two rooms that are rented to guests / tourists.
    Two bathrooms that are shared: only one for bathing.
    The kitchen is very spacious and bright too. There is a TV and reading sector; laundry room and a multi-purpose room where cultural and / or family gatherings are held.
    The room for the volunteer is a splint where our teenage son usually sleeps but will be outside for several months: he has a square bed and half furniture for his clothes and is also airy and bright.
    In our family we eat everything; We can adapt to vegetarian meals if necessary.
    It is not possible to smoke inside the house.
    We are not practitioners of any religion or creed.
    The volunteer will have at his disposal the room and food but must take care of the order and cleanliness and autonomy in the kitchen in case we are not there to eat.
    Collaborate in the order and maintenance of the cleaning of shared spaces as we do all who live in the house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Ushuaia is a special city for all those who like nature. They can track every day. The mountains are one step away from our house.
    The Tierra del Fuego National Park is an attraction that you will enjoy and want to visit several times.
    On your day off you can think about getting to know the lake area and the city of Tolhuin just 100 km from our house.
    The Presidio of the End of the World and other museums in the city are only 5 blocks from our home.
    They can travel by public transport or walk since the route is beautiful to the center of the city.

  • A little more information

    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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 123413884558