Patagonia Family Business from Scratch to Magnificent

Country

Chile

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    08/12/2021

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  • Description

    Description

    We speak English and Spanish
    Hablamos Español y Ingles

    We are a North American family living on an amazing piece of land that that borders Lake General Carrera. We bought this property in 2004 when there was nothing on it. Since then we´ve built up a magnificent complex that includes a lodge and cabins for rent.

    We have a beautiful piece of land that needs constant upkeep. Tourists who come see this place are in awe of its beauty. We really enjoy living here and are thrilled to share this place with all of our guests.

    Somos una familia norteamericana y vivimos en esta gran propiedad que bordea el lago General Carrera. Compramos esta tierra en 2004 y desde la fecha hemos hecho varias estructuras que incluyen un Lodge y cabañas para el turismo.

    Tenemos un hermoso campo que necesita mantenimiento constante. Los turistas que vienen a ver este lugar están impresionados por su belleza. Realmente disfrutamos de la vida aquí y estamos encantados de compartir este lugar con todos nuestros huéspedes.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We have traveled throughout Aysen, Chile and can suggest routes and where to make your next stops. Also, we have locals working on the property from the nearby village who like to socialize and share some good laughs and of course a few rounds of Mates. Lastly Workawayers will like our place because of the comfort and tranquility this land offers. Here you will be able to meditate near stunning views of the lake and mountains and be one with nature.

    Conocemos bastante de esta region y podemos asesorar con las rutas del viaje para tus próximas paradas. Además, tenemos gente de la zona que trabaja en nuestra propiedad y les gusta compartir con otros unas buenas buenas risas y unos buenos Mates. Por último, a Workawayers les encantara parar aca con nosotros por la comodidad y la tranquilidad que ofrece esta zona. Aquí podrán meditar frente a unas vistas espectaculares del lago y de las cordillera y conectarse mas con la naturaleza.

  • Help

    Help

    We constantly work on cleaning up our land. Our land can be a beautiful park someday. We are looking for anyone who could lend a hand in landscaping, gardening, all around outdoor clean up and maybe even kitchen chores. Also we are constantly building, so we need help transporting construction materials to the job sites, loading and unloading fill for our foundations and cleaning up the construction sites.

    Trabajamos constantemente en la limpieza del campo. Algun dia esta propiedad puede ser un hermoso parque natural. Estamos buscando a alguien que puede trabajar en cortar y acarear maleza, trabajar el invernadero y huerto, despejar areas que presentan peligros de incendios y tambien necesitamos ayuda en la cocina para la comida del personal. Finalmente estamos en construyendo mucho, por lo que necesitamos ayuda para transportar materiales del galpon a los sitios de trabajo, la carga y descarga de relleno para nuestras fundaciones y limpieza de los sitios de construcción.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have 4 meter by 4 meter departments that house two bunk beds for a total of four people. There is also a private bathroom for this department that is 2 meters by 4 meters. A workawayer will have to share one of these departments with other roommates. Separately but very close by, we have an 8 meter by 8 meter structure that has a full kitchen, a dining table, a sofa and a TV with cable television and WIFI inside.

    Tenemos departamentos de 4 metros por 4 metros que contienen dos literas para un total de cuatro personas. También hay un baño privado para este departamento que mide 2 metros por 4 metros. El workawayer tendrá que compartir uno de estos departamentos con otros. Tenemos otra estructura al lado, que es de 8 metros por 8 metros y tiene una cocina completa, una mesa de comedor, un sofá y un televisor con Directv y WiFi.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our land is rocky, with mountains, bluffs, slopes and hidden beaches great for hiking. The property is positioned right on the lake. Also, were about a 2 hour bus ride away from many natural attractions such a the Marble Caves, Glaciers, the Baker River and Patagonia Park

    Nuestra tierra es rocosa, con montañas, acantilados, laderas y playas escondidas ideales para el senderismo. La propiedad está situada justo a orillas del lago. Además, estábamos a unas 2 horas en autobús de muchas atracciones naturales como las Cuevas de Mármol, Glaciares, el Río Baker y el Parque Patagonia.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    3G cell phone coverage. Buy your own ENTEL SIM Card and share the internet to your laptop.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have parking on the property

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week


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