Be part of an ecological housing project in Calarcá- Quindío, Colombia

  • Colombia
  • Favourited 33 times
  • Last activity: 29/12/2022



 Min stay requested: 1 week or less



  • Description


    Hello, in my father and I lived, ahh, besides Micaela that is our star mascot (a bitch), also Poli that is our lazy kitten, and the others that are birds ... we have two apartments with kitchen and private bathrooms for 3 people and for 6 people ... we are friendly, the site is safe, it is a very quiet place where you will find a lot of connection with nature, birds singing a lot from dawn to dusk, one of them is called Marcos (a bird carpenter) that eats a lot and you have to feed it in the morning and in the afternoon, there are also parrots, all free, very free ..., we are located in rural area, in front of bus passes every hour until 5:30 p.m. 4 kilometers from the nearest store and we are 9 kilometers from Calarcá, which is the nearest town ... sure here you will feel very well and you will have an experience of tranquility ...

    Sometimes we would like them to come and visit us to help with cleaning and maintenance as we need it, in most cases we need help with cleaning, we need more hands and ideas to improve the project.

    Hola, en vivimos mi padre y yo, ahh, además Micaela que es nuestra mascota estrella (una perra), también Poli que es nuestra gatita perezosa, y los demás que son pájaros...tenemos dos apartaestudios con cocina y baños privados para 3 personas y para 6 personas...somos amables, el sitio es seguro, es un sitio muy tranquilo en el que encontrarán mucha conexión con la naturaleza, pájaros cantando mucho desde el amanecer hasta el anochecer, uno de ellos se llama Marcos (un pájaro carpintero) que come muchísimo y hay que alimentarlo en la mañana y en la tarde, también hay loros, todos libres, muy libres..., estamos ubicados en zona rural, al frente de pasa bus cada hora hasta las 17:30 estamos a 4 kilómetros de la tienda mas cercana y estamos a 9 kilómetros de Calarcá que es el Pueblo mas cercano...seguro acá se sentirán muy bien y tendrán una experiencia de tranquilidad...

    En ocasiones nos gustaría que vinieran a visitarnos para ayudar en limpieza y mantenimiento ya que lo necesitamos, en la mayoría de ocasiones necesitamos ayuda con las limpieza, necesitamos mas manos e ideas para que el proyecto mejore.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
  • 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

    The most important thing is that they will be staying in a safe place, quiet, good rest, a family farm that will let them feel at home, you can go out to know the Coffee Cultural Landscape leaving every day, they will have the mountain At sight every morning, the birds will wake them up, they will be part of a green lodging project built by friendly hands.

    Lo mas importante es que estarán alojándose en un sitio seguro, tranquilo, de buen descanso, un finca familiar que los dejará sentirse como en su propia casa, pueden salir a conocer el Paisaje Cultural Cafetero saliendo todos los días, tendrán la montaña a la vista todas las mañanas, los pájaros los despertarán, harán parte de un proyecto de alojamiento verde construido por manos amigas.

  • Help


    1. When you arrive, you will surely find the room as some other guest from another payment platform left you, with normal use, we will not deliver the newly ordered room, we will not be able to deliver the newly cleaned room. But if it is important that when leaving, leave the room clean and tidy for the use of other possible guests of another payment application.

    2. Before leaving, leave the room ready, neat. laid, neat and perfect for the next visitor's use (clean beds, lying, clean bathroom and ready to use, clean floor, clean corridor, all well laid).

    3. Cleaning tasks, this is one of the most important points for us, since our priority is cleaning tasks.

    2. Grass and gardening tasks (planting grass, cutting dry leaves and bringing them to a fixed point, among others).

    4. Tasks to remove land in small quantities to level the ground (we are leveling the ground to make a soccer field, we are filling ground to level the front of the main house).

    5. Chores to remove weeds or plants that are not good for pasture.

    6. Cleaning the pool (filter, disinfect, filter, wash filter, filter, wash filter and so on repeatedly).

    7. Cleaning the corridor of the main house for good image with other visiting tourists (sweep, wash and mop).

    8. Feed the birds.

    9. Receive and service visitors from the other room that are not from (Receive them, deliver the room that is free for them to stay, tell them about the site, simple attention).

    10. General cleaning tasks in detail to keep the facilities and all the sites in good condition.

    NOTE: We do not have the possibility to provide them with food, but in the apartments there is a kitchen and we offer them the gas so they can cook their food.

    For us point No. 2 is too important.

    1. Al llegar, seguro encontrará la habitación como la dejó algún otro huesped de otra plataforma de pago, con el uso normal, no entregaremos la habitación recién ordenada, no le podremos entregar la habitación recién limpiada. Pero si es importante que al irse, deje la habitación limpia y ordenada para el uso de otros posibles huéspedes de otra aplicación de pago.

    2. Antes de irse, dejar la habitación lista, aseada. tendida, ordenada y perfecta para el uso del próximo visitante (camas limpias, tendidas, baño limpio y listo para uso, piso limpio, corredor limpio, todo bien tendido).

    3. Tareas de limpieza, esto es uno de lso puntos mas importantes para nosotros, ya que nuestra prioridad son tareas de limpieza.

    2. Tareas de pasto y jardinería (sembrar pasto, cortar hojas secas y llevarlas a un punto fijo, entre otros).

    4. Tareas de remover tierra en pocas cantidades para nivelar el suelo (estamos nivelando el terreno para hacer una cancha de fútbol, estamos rellenando terreno para nivelar el frente de la casa principal).

    5. Tareas de arrancar la maleza o plantas que no son buenas para el pasto.

    6. Limpieza de la piscina (filtrar, desinfectar, filtrar, lavar filtro, filtrar, lavar filtro y así en repetidas ocasiones).

    7. Limpieza del corredor de la casa principal para la buena imagen con otros turistas visitantes (barrer, lavar y trapear).

    8. Alimentar a los pájaros.

    9. Recibir y prestar servicio a los visitantes de la otra habitación que no son de (Recibirlos, entregar la habitación que está libre para que se alojen, contarles del sitio, atención sencilla).

    10. Tareas generales de limpieza a detalle para mantener las instalaciones y todos los sitios en buen estado.

    NOTA: no tenemos posibilidad de brindarles la alimentación, pero, en los apartaestudios hay cocina y nosotros les ofrecemos el gas para que puedan cocinar sus alimentos.

    Para nosotros el punto Nro.2 es demasiado importante.

  • Languages spoken

    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    1 double bed (2 people)
    1 Single bed (1 person)
    1 bathroom
    1 Small kitchen
    1 Refrigerator
    1 TV

    1 Extra-large bed (2 or 3 people)
    2 cabins (4 people)
    1 bathroom
    1 Large kitchen
    1 Refrigerator
    1 TV

    There are spaces to relax, like reading, there is wi fi, there is a small pool, there is a river nearby, there are bicycles to make a route of 8 kms.

    It is important to clarify that we can not offer food, in the rooms there is a kitchen and we provide them with gas to prepare their own food.

    1 Cama doble (2 personas)
    1 Cama sencilla (1 persona)
    1 Baño
    1 Cocina pequeña
    1 Refrigerador
    1 TV

    1 Cama extra grande (2 o 3 personas)
    2 Camarotes (4 personas)
    1 Baño
    1 Cocina grande
    1 Refrigerador
    1 TV

    Hay espacios para relajarse, como leer, hay wi fi, hay piscina pequeña, hay un río cerca, hay bicicletas para hacer ruta de 8 kms.

    Es importante aclarar que no podemos ofrecer alimentación, en las habitaciones hay cocina y les proporcionamos el gas para que preparen sus propios alimentos.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Places to visit leaving:
    Good view.
    There is a bus every hour from 05:00 to 17:30

    Lugares para visitar saliendo:
    Buena Vista.
    Hay bus cada hora desde las 05:00 hasta las 17:30

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 359561187374

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