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.
DIY and building projects
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.
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.
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.
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.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week