Family, nature and creative atmosphere at the foot of the Bakony in Balinka, Hungary



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    We are a community at the foot of the Bakony.An hour away from Lake Balaton, southwest, on the edge of a beautiful little village.The community consists of 9 adults and 9 children . Members of our community practice the following occupations: ceramicist, blacksmith, bronze artist, tattoo artist, musician, energy healer, acrobatic horse rider, equestrian instructor, graphic artist, dancer, sculptor, folkdance teacher, teacher, tradition craftsman. The spiritual goal of our community is to Minimize the ecological footprint.“Educate our children through life ”. / Freinet / "Live so that you don't forget to live in the process" / Father of a member / -Living and passing on our traditions.-Living in harmony and happiness with nature, ourselves and each other. Practical goals of our community: -Creating the environment necessary for self-sufficiency, ie: Renovating and creating individual and community spaces.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We have an experienced volunteer who can help bring applicants together and organize their work. Or it will help you with any problems that arise. What can you see, experience, learn with us? Traditional Hungarian folk music, Hungarian folk dance. Old crafts: blacksmith art, bronze art, pottery, sculpture, leather art, wood carving. Traditional Hungarian horse training, energy medicine, meditation activities, dance house experience: "acrobatic rock and roll, Hungarian folk dance, Turkish folk dance, circling", folk song teaching, instrumental and singing folk music learning, drawing teaching, sculpture, experimental archeology, archery, sport shooting, hoops whip treatment, guided and free hiking opportunities, and you can learn about alternative teaching methods.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    Creation and construction of community spaces, Permaculture gardening, Animal care, Landscaping

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Hungarian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Viking tent, attic room, farmhouse, secured place for motorhome and tent. (For the time being)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We can go to Budapest for you. Local attractions: Galya gorge (blue hiking trail), Csókakő castle, Bodajki maria shrine, Bakony mountains, Székesfehérvár (historical city), Mór wine region, Zirc arboretum, Zirc abbey, big city entertainment in Székesfehérvár, Károly Fehérvárcsurgó Castle and concerts, VIP participation in historical events, Samsara festival (Siófok), Lake Balaton, Kapolcs Valley of Arts, FEZEN in Székesfehérvár, Lake Velence, Lake Venice festivals and much more.

  • 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


Host ref number: 198215295158