Help on a farm in Datca on the Mediterean Coast of Turkey



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  • Description


    We are a small family. Erol, Derya, our daughter Sesil, Susam the cat and we got a small dog named Çako. We came from Germany and we live since 2006 in Datca. We speak very good german and good english.We have two vegetarians. We have a big garden which includes 28 olive trees, where we need help. We almost finished the second house and want to built two bungallows more. We live in a strawbale house in Datça. There is a lot work around here. But there are also lots of places. and beautiful beaches where you can spend wonderful time.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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  • 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

    Datca is the most popular city for insiders who know excactly what they want. İt is one of the places wth the clearest water and air in Türkey with blue flags. You can take a windsurfing lesson or wisit the historical place Knidos. You can make a boat trip to greek islands or to the beautiful lagoons in or nearby Datça.. Many greek islands are very close to Datça. You can visit old Datça or go fishing. You can spend your leisure time at mediterean or aegean coast.

  • Help


    We need people openminded who ike to wake up early to do the job so they can do afternoons whatever they want We are finishing the details of our house, like painting, varnishing, and making some furniture, and we want to build up an aquaponic greenhouse.And also there is seasonal help like to collect olive trees.

    The Scheduled Tasks will be divided into 5, two days for each task ...

    Floor Cleaning / Garden / Orchard. a lot of olive trees.
    Need people to cook for 3 person everyday and do the regular jobs in the kitchen. Also for
    gardening maintenence.

    We offer a room with wc and shower for guests. In case you want, there is a garden where you can camp too.

    People with own music instruments are welcome too.
    Campfire watching the awesome sky with unknown stars around a campfire is one of our specials.....
    We love it !

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Turkish: Fluent

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


    You can camp on our area about 3000 sqm. We have kitchen and garden area where we can cook and eat together.
    There is internet access and hot water.
    We provide bedding for free and also the meals will be provide from us during your engagement on our farm

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    the sea is about 800 m with the clearest water in turkey because here is not one industrial facility. also there are many historical places to visit. the most important is old living area Knidos with his big amphi theatre....

  • 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.

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    Hours expected

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

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