We are are a couple with a grown up children who enjoy meeting people. We live in an historic farmhouse surrounded by fields with grazing cattle and sheep. We are situated one hour South of Dublin and half an hour from Kilkenny. Our closest towns Athy and Carlow. We are outgoing people who enjoy conversation, meeting new people and travel. We are flexible with time off and can leave you to a bus for Dublin or Kilkenny or wherever you want to visit. Alternatively you can take a bicycle and cycle on country roads, go fishing in the river, explore the local area. There's a beautiful high Cross locally, Kilkea Castle or visit the heritage town of Athy. We look forward to meeting you and helping you plan excursions.
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
The objective at the moment is gardening, painting and some help with general housework. We really enjoy people who are active and interested in getting involved in practical work. Thank you for taking the time to read our profile. We look forward to meeting our future workawayers!
You will have a room to yourself in our home. You'll have the option of sharing in family meals and / or prepare your own if you wish.
The is a train and bus service from Athy town to Dublin, Kilkenny, Waterford, Carlow. If you wish you can borrow a bicycle, go fishing, walking. Theres also a lovely swimming pool in Athy with a sauna and steam room if you feel like treating yourself.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families