Come and help us around our home and enjoy rural life in Osmets, France

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France

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    02/12/2019

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We live in a small hamlet that is a good base to visit Tarbes, Pau, Toulouse, Bordeaux or even further afield. Skiing is an hour away at La Monge, or if you are a cyclist Tourmalet, Col d’ Aspin are all close. The accommodation is a self contained studio apartment, en suite bathroom, small kitchen etc.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This area is rural not the location if you are seeking city life. But markets, French food, wine, French classes, French conversation, choirs, tennis etc are all available.

  • Help

    Help

    We have 12 hectares to maintain and a knee operation in the offing. Experience in strimming, Tractor driving, mowing, decorating’, general building help would be useful, but all these skills plus others can be taught.
    Dog walking will be required, 2 gryphon crosses and an old IW.

    You will need a current driving licence.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    See above for accommodation, meals are light breakfast, lunch and an evening meal together, you will have the facility to cook and eat separately if you wish.
    The site is non smoking.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Use of a Kangoo is available dépendant upon other demands, rail transport is close, airport is 35 minutes away. Be aware buses are non existant and taxis very expensive.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 143164913873