Active outdoor help in a spacious house in Avenhorn, Holland

  • Netherlands
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  • Last activity: 4 Dec 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    We are a family of 4 and live 15 miles north of Amsterdam. We are generous hosts happy to share with you our 3-acre little paradise, the Dutch culture and hospitality! There is always something to do. Helping hands and are therefore very welcome.
    We live in a spacious house in our private park with lake and swimming pool.
    We had the pleasure of hosting many workawayers before. Some returned various times. Some became good friends. Having workawayers is for us a great experience in many ways!
    We love having hardworking, fun-loving couples who, love nature, sport/cycling, healthy food, animals, good conversations are organized, like to help and are proactive.

    As we are close to Amsterdam, so you can benefit from this international appealing city as well!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn about Dutch and international life. We are thankful hosts, happy to share with you in your travel & work experience. We love good quality healthy food which we want to share with you.

  • Help


    Our house and outdoor area requires maintenance jobs that are well suited for you!

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    French: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    Large family home with landscape gardens & amenities (pool,). 15 miles north of Amsterdam.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Bus stop in front of our house connects easily to train from Hoorn or Alkmaar station. Amsterdam is only 40 min away. Historic towns Hoorn, Alkmaar and Enkhuizen are in the area and easy to reach.

  • 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

  • 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: 752174782734

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