Come help renovate our farmhouse with natural materials in Jura, France

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  • Description


    We are a young couple, Camille 33 yo, and Samy 35 yo, we are renovating an old farmhouse in the region of Jura. We do smal works with natural materials.

    Camille works in the control of wastewater, and Samy is wildlife photographer.

    We live in a small french village, with forests and nature all arround us. We love cultural exchange, here you can learn french, english, arabic and berber.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You can learn our languages, Samy can teach you photography and you can have horseback riding with Camille. We can also do pottery workshops.

    There is many lakes arround us where you can swim in summer (we have arround 34° in summer and -10° in winter).

    In autumn you can come with us to look for mushooms, make jam and juice with our garden froots (Apple, peaches, grapes, quinces...).

    In spring its time to sow tomatoes, eggplants...

    In winter you can go with Samy to animals watching (foxes, deers ...).

    So, we love nature, home food and art. You can enjoy that with us

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    You will do with us small tasks like help with gardening or help in renovating the house. You dont need special skills.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Arabic: Fluent
    Berber: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    French: 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.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    You'll have your own room with all what you need for your stay. You share with us our other spaces. Our food is yours, Samy cook for everybody.
    We have internet, tv for movies and series and unlimited phone.
    We have wood heating, so in winter it's necessary to maintain the fire.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    If you have driver's license you can use the samy's car when its free (and its usualy free)

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We have 16mo download internet speed and lot of space to work in quiet.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We accept all animals. We don't have any pets, but we are surrounded by wild animals.

  • 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: 585318627678

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