Help with house maintenance and gardening near the sea in Capbreton, France



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  • Description


    Hi there !

    There is always house maintenance and gardening to do, but when it rains a lot it is complicated to receive people. So maybe let's wait for spring !

    Not everybody is ready to work under the rain or to paint a house, standing on a ladder ! but this is what I need to do.

    The Kerterre is finished and I am grateful to all the people who helped me. Viva workaway and the collective energy !


    I am myself a volunteer with Workaway, and last year I was in different projects (mainly sustainable) in Hungary, Serbia and France.

    Come and discover the beautiful and peaceful South-West of France. 45 minutes away from Spain. Close to the ocean. Close to the Pyrenees mountains.
    Even though the house is very normal, we live with ecological concerns, such as waste control, eating organic food, taking care of water use, walking and cycling rather than using the car ...

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    I like to talk about our French habits and share with visitors. I am interested in social justice, ecology ...

  • Help


    Help me with different tasks in house maintenance. I will appreciate that you have a little bit experience.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

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    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
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  • Accommodation


    You will stay in a room with private bathroom, facing the garden to the South... Food is vegetarian.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our house is less than 10 minutes walk to the ocean. The town is 5 minutes walk. It is a little town quite quiet when it is not holiday time.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 342868449636