Living in the mountains with my dog and cats and enjoying every day up here looking down to the coast and start different projects ( Farming Building ,,,,) The Cortijo in the Alpujarra (Sierra Nevada) is 10min buy car - 20min walking on a mule track -- away from the village of Lanjaron. (3.500 hab.) Famous for the water and Spa
1/2 h to the coast Motril (beach/tourists) 3/4h to Granada (Culture/History)
1 ha with olive- almond- and fruit trees waiting to be maintained, I am German living more than 21 year here in spain.
My Cortijo (Farmhouse) is in the Alpujarra on 967m - and with a 180º view from the peaks of the sierra (3.000m) down to the sea (Motril) and with good weather condicions to Marocco. I am not a "professional" farmer but with 1 ha land there its always a lot to do. It needs always maintaining , small building tasks, - - trimmimg, pruning, planting, - - I Speak Spanish/English&German
You are welcome
DIY and building projects
Help around the house
Volunteers will have the opportnity to learn a lot about living in spain - the culture and language. Also there will be lots to learn about farming... and have fun !
I need help with the olive harvest/maintainig from Sept-May and year round vegetable. planting. Also watering in Summer as well as irrigation channel repairs, land maintenance, on-going building, dry stone walling..... Its a private self-sufficient project..
Accommodation: 2 caravans with gas heater each for 2 Person. Independent from the farmhouse
We go shopping together and I will provide the things you need to live independent in the Caravan.
1/2 h to the coast (Tourists and trouble) 1/2 to Granada,( a lot of culture) in the Sierra Nevada Alpujarra ( peace freedom and nature) - No COVID problems here -
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host can provide space for campervans.
Sorry but I have animals and don´t accept pets
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week