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Help with building projects on a farmhouse, share and swap skills in Aquitaine, France

  • France
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  • Last activity: 5 Sep 2023



 Min stay requested: No minimum



  • Description


    Hi, I'm Neil
    Been career driven in the UK and now opted for a totally different lifestyle in beautiful SW France. Looking at health and wellbeing - combining food, fitness, mindfulness and self learning.
    Projects for the next few months include -
    Preparing kitchen garden
    DIY maintenance
    French language
    Cooking healthy foods

    If you can offer your skills or want to learn new ones, get in touch.


  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Swap your time here helping and benefit from time out to recharge and get healthy yourself. Workaway experience is a great way to learn a variety of life skills for your journey too.

  • Help


    If you're adaptable, have some good DIY common sense and happy to blend in with others then you're welcome here. The house and gardens are nice already but I'm looking to keep evolving this great farmhouse over time. Painting, gardening, wood work..the normal things really.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Beginner

    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


    Great accomodation. Shared and individual. Depending how long you are here for...but you'll have your own space, privacy.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The farmhouse here is in the countryside by Montaner and 10 mins from my town of Vic en Bigorre. Lourdes is 25 mins away and Pau/Tarbes 35. There's thermal spa's in the Pyrenees as too a ski resort within an hour to the lift. I'm out an about a lot as enjoy exploring the area, mountains and French way of life.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Let me know your pet situation. I have Luna the cat here too.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 372548238129

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