Small holding for growing vegetables in Limerick, Ireland

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  • Description


    We are a couple living in the Adare area the golden vale of Ireland.
    Joe is into sport and I like gardening and doing lots of things. In the summer I do rent out apt so I am busy with that.
    We live in the county about 1 1/2 miles from the village of Adare
    A lift into the village is always available.

    We have a big garden . We are a couple in our fifties. We have a variety of small animals 2 dogs,4 cats We invite anyone to come and help us out in the garden. I also need some garden furniture and gates painted
    I need someone to clean around the yard and help clean out a couple of sheds.
    I do rent out an apt for the summer and I need help with changing sheets and cleaning.

    light housework and some house painting is also needed. There is a variety of things to do. If any of these jobs are of interest to you please don't hesitate to contact us.
    We speak English only but are will to host anyone who is willing to learn the language, a little english would be preferable, own computer preferable and a non smoker please.

    You will have your own ensuite bedroom. All meals provided, There is a bicycle available if. you want to explore or cycle into the village. You can have the weekend off if it suits and travel around to the interesting area wherever you want. There is a bus from the village of Adare every hour to almost anyplace.
    If Interested please dont hesitate to contact me.


  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    Days off may vary depending on the weather seeing that it rains a lot some indoor work would be required such as painting or cleaning.longer days in lieu of extra time off! A person should be flexible and self motivated.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    There is en-suite room available with television for videos. meals provided. wifi is available own computer is preferred.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are 40 minutes from Shannon Airport and 15 minutes from the bus station in Limerick City. Buses every hour into Limerick and to Kerry,Killarney. A lift into the village is always available.
    We live near the village of Adare, where traditional music is played in the pubs at night. Adare Manor who was the host to most international golf players, there is also fishing and horseback riding facilities closeby. A bicycle is available. The beaches of kerry and Clare are 40 mins away. The area is safe and quiet tranquil, we are also near a mountain for hiking and the local roads are quiet for walking.

  • 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?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    We expect min 5 hours work with week-ends off.flexible.

Host ref number: 186551821913

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