Eco-place located in the French West Indies in Deshaies, Guadeloupe

  • Guadeloupe
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  • Last activity: 30/01/2023




  • Description


    We are a couple trying to manage a beautiful place in a jungle spot in Deshaies Guadeloupe (French West indies). We are building an eco-place made of Tiny houses A-Frame type, with a shared garden. We've just brought our wood sailor ship to build an eco-lodge using his shape.

    Please notice that we don't have Internet on our spot. No time-wasters.

    Nous sommes un couple qui mettons en place un éco lieu sur les hauteurs de Deshaies en Guadeloupe (Antilles françaises) Nos constructions sont des cabanes, nous avons mis en place un jardin partagé. Nous venons tout juste d'apporter notre ancien voilier en bois pour en faire un lodge spacieux à partir de la coque du bateau.

    Nous rappelons que nous n'avons pas Internet sur notre lieu, pas sérieux s'abstenir.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance
  • 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 share breakfast and one meal a day. This moment allows us to discuss our culture and our desire to change things at our level to improve the future.

    Nous partageons le petit-déjeuner et un repas par jour. Ce moment nous permet d'échanger sur notre culture et notre envie de changer les choses à notre échelle pour améliorer l'avenir.

  • Help


    We are looking for all types of profiles, whether you are beginners, apprentices or experienced in the fields of gardening, construction, painting, solar electricity, art DIY.

    Nous cherchons tous types de profils, que vous soyez débutants, apprentis ou avertis dans les domaines du jardinage, de la construction, de la peinture, de l'électricité solaire, de l'art.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    French: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    Apprendre l'espagnol et enseigner le créole. Learn Spanish and teach Creole language.

  • Accommodation


    Tents, cabins.
    Breakfast and lunch or diner, it depends of the needed of the workwayers.

    Tentes, cabanes.
    Le petit déjeuner et un repas par jour au choix du volontaire midi ou soir.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Deshaies is a very attractive tourist town, you can go diving, hiking, lazing on the beach or by a river.

    Deshaies est une commune touristique très attrayante, vous pourrez faire de la plongée, de la randonnée, farniente sur la plage ou au bord d'une rivière.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.

Host ref number: 136785358889

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Gardening in the french west indies, Guadelope
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