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Join our family in starting a small sustainable farm with lots of DIY projects in Aljezur, Portugal

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  • Last activity: 29/01/2023



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    Welcome to our quinta, we are located 2 km from the town Aljezur (South-West Algarve). We are a combined family of 4, with Portugese-Dutch-Marrocan roots, two adults and two girls of 3 and 5. Since 1 year we are rebuilding a small farm with natural farming and animals. Good vibes and good food are our two main keywords.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
  • 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

    You will gain more insides in living a small farm life in harmony with nature.. you have the opportunity learn portugese in a playful way.. gain inside in natural farming.. develop your creative building skills..

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We have a lot of projects running where more hands are needed.. Building fences, building chicken houses, building a pig stay, building a kitchen, gardening in the vegetable garden, maintaining old walking paths, building a bridge, creating a beach, installing a irrigation system.. playing with the children as our children like more attention sometimes :) So as you can see many qualities can be used.. we will create a program that fits with you..

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent
    French: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    We offer a place to park your van or tent, if you don't have your own tent or van, we have tent with all sleeping equipment to offer as well.
    Breakfast ingredients will be offered. To eat and prepare is on your own.
    A warm lunch will be prepared, served and eaten together.
    Dinner will be sometimes in commune and otherwise ingredients will be provided to prepare yourself.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located 10 km from stunning (surf) beaches. The village Aljezur is on 2 km distance. The neighbours offer many body-mind-and-spirit workshops.

  • 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 satellite internet at home. On our terrace table you can work online.. however this is not necessary always a very quiet place.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have nice space on the land where a campervan can be parked.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Pets are welcome unless well-behaved with all other animals on the farm.

  • 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: 767352396486

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