Help us with small DIY tasks and exchange culture in Bergholtz-zell, France

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  • Last activity: 05/10/2022




  • Description


    We are a couple over 60, our kids have left the nest . We are used to travel around the world, so we are used to have contacts with other cukture. We leave in an old wine property house (1699) and we would welcome some help to keep our house in good condition. We leave in a small village in Alsace next to the German and Swiss bordure. Th village is located on the wine-road between the Vosges mountains and the wineyards.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are French people speaking German, English and understanding a bit of Spanisch and Italien. We would be pleased to help learning French.

    For interaction, of course sharing meals, working together for painting and maintenance work on our listed home. And on my side what I hope is to learn at the technical level in terms of DIY and also to share life experiences, possibly to know other cultural habits

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    Our house is very large , we would welcome some help for painting, , small repairs (DIY), grass cutting,

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    English: Intermediate
    Spanish: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    There is a bedroom with a large bed, and a bathroom at our guests disposal. Concerning cooking we are flexibel, and we respect all type of requests (vegetarian, food allergies, and so on)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    To visit our area our guest will have to use either a car or a bike, there are some buses going to the city . Treking in the vosges mountain, visiting Alsace, Basel or Freiburg, museums as the Car museum in Mulhouse, visiting old castels as the Haut Königsburg, an. enjoying our swimming pool.

  • 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

    La maison est équipée de la fibre, la connexion est correcte

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    grande cour intérieure

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.

Host ref number: 296573239913



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