Help at our organic ranch style property in Chillan area, Chile



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  • Description


    We are a french couple and have a 300 has ranch, surrounded by a native forest, with a wonderful river, 30 mn from the ski slopes. We are living 50 km after Chillan (470 km to the south of Santiago) to the east on the way to Las Termas de Chillan. (Valle Nevado)
    To our "fundo" we work and produce following a sustainable model, and we have some business activities to Santiago too.
    We raise sheep, produce wood, we breed 3 pigs a year for our personal consumption and we grow our own organic fruit and vegetables for ourselves and our friends.
    We own 6 Peruanos de pasos horses and 5 Chilenos horses. We also have 2 dogs and 2 cats.
    All of our animals live freely in the outdoors.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice

  • 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

    You will learn about chilean culture and language with our maid Paulina and her husband Raul could teach you everything about how to raise sheeps, to produce charcoal.
    You will learn how to grow organic vegetables.

  • Help


    We need help in our private area, depends the seasons, gardening, harvesting, animals care, cleaning horses stables, riding Peruanos horses, there is no routine work.
    Due to numerous requests, we will give priority to people with experience in riding and stables work.
    You can smoke outside on large terraces.

    This year, unfortunately we will not be able to share all our time with the volunteers, we will be 80% of our month in Santiago, so we will need someone to care the house, the animals, riding the horses, gardening... Could be for a month or more...

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We offer 2 very comfortable double rooms (air conditioner, king size bed)) with their own private bathroom. The rooms are situated on the upper floor of our house and also share a common living space , a lounge with TV satellite, large terraces and great views, internet and a home maid.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    If you have good skills, you can ride the horses, skiing, trekking,swimming...

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 142247681112