Stay with our family and help with maintenance in and around the house near Thun, Switzerland

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Switzerland

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family of 4 (50, 50, 12, 10) , open minded and we live a mindful life. We are an architect and a craniosacral therapist & two great girls. We are worldschoolers - free living & free learning. We are vegetarian/vegan. We have a 2 year old Labrador Retriever dog.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Other
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in the middle of all outdoor activities and breathtaking nature of the Bernese Oberland.

    We are close to Bern, the capital of Switzerland (30 min by train), Interlaken by bus or train (30 Min.) , Zurich, Basel, Luzern, Lausanne, Zermatt ( 90 min by train).

    We will be happy to meet people from all around the world and if you like we tell you about a lot of things to do and see in the area.

    You are welcome to join us - and you are free to check out the area.

    Non smoking volunteers only (no drugs).

    Maximum stay of 14 days (longer stay possible after we got to know each other)

    wifi in the house please bring your own internet device

  • Help

    Help

    PLEASE CHECK OUR CALENDAR BEFORE SENDING AN APPLY - THANX

    Volunteers needed for
    - landscaping, weeding in our garden (only spring till autumn)
    - help with cleaning the house
    -> when you contact us, please write what you prefer

    You work on 5 days 4 hours/day. We provide accommodation and the meals you are having with us (vegetarian/vegan).

    If you are traveling with your kids age between 6 - 15 (max. 2 kids - natural language exchange with our kids) you are very welcome.

    Adults and kids would help in the kitchen - all around having meals.

    Younger kids would only do some light gardening if they like to but if the kids get along well enjoy playing and having fun with our kids would be the kids job:-)

    Usually there is always tasks to do in and around the house, mainly maintenance in the house and gardening. Sometimes we have projects, like building a path out of stones...(pic)

    We ask you not to cook meat in our house.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Swiss German, German, English, French

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Beds in our living room, shared bathroom across the hallway. There is only one volunteer, couple or small family at a time.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    2 mins walk to lake of Thun. Bus stop nearby with frequent connections to Interlaken and Thun and the Thun train station.

    There is no car available, if you need one you have to rent it. We can pick you up at the train station.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4 hours a day, 5 days a week







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