Hello. We are Edd (43), Anika (39) and our little Grace (6 weeks), living on our beautiful farm In Sao Marcos de Serra. An hour away from Faro, 45km north of the beautiful beaches of the south coast, into the mountains. We have 4,5 hectares of beautiful nature, peace and tranquility and are looking for volunteers to come and help us to create and maintain this wonderland. The farm offers an open, friendly and caring enviroment 🙏 We look forward to meeting you.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
We offer a relaxed peaceful environment surrounded by Nature. We speak English, German (anika) and a bit of Portuguese and French.
We are both well travelled and are happy to share our wealth of life knowledge. Edd is an Actor/ Drama and English teacher, musican and artist, he loves making and fixing things ......
Anika is a social worker, knows about herbs, massage, reiki, gardening, Portuguese flowers, animals and wildlife
we always need help with strimming, raking, pruning, weeding and help with land maintenance.
There is always lots to do and lots of little chores to be done.especially now that we have a little baby here🙂
Medrona picking will start soon and we are currently gathering/cutting wood for the winter.
We have a separate part of the house with it's own entrance and a little terasse to sit, relax or work. There is a double bed, a table, work desk and storage.
We have a compost loo and a nice outside hot shower.
We will provide the ingredients for meals. It's possible to cook and eat together in the evening
There is lots of walking here with beautiful mountain lakes near by and exquisite Nature at your doorstep. Amazing photography wildlife and bird watching.
There is local transport from Sao Marcos de Serra. We have bicycles for you to use
and we regularly travel by car into the village which is 6km from the farm.
We are an hour away from the spa town of Monchique and the old castle town of Silves.
The glorious beaches of the Algarve are 45mins south: perfect for swimming, surfing or sunbathing !
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We have lots of beautiful spots to park up and relax :)
We have three dogs and a cat :) if your animal is friendly to children and get along with other animals, you are welcome to bring your friend.
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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