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Gardening, fencing and outdoor wall painting in Peloponnese, Greece

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  • Last activity: 04/02/2023

Availability

  2023 
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  • Description

    Description

    Help welcome from beginning of March for up to 2 weeks ( ish)

    Couples preferred, or consider small group of friends.
    A week to 14 days would be ideal.


    Garden clearing, pruning, weeding. Painting outside garden walls, fencing etc.
    Preparing the cabin and the surrounding area for the summer season. Painting garden walls, cleaning window and decking. Jet washing patio areas and general gardening.

    Many other projects may be attempted depending on skills of helpers.

    (we work up to five hours per day and will discuss before you agree what is acceptable for both parties.
    Accommodation provided in log cabin (click on our website link for more details about the log cabin), one double and one twin room or if cabin rented then one double room in main house. Area available for camper-vans/ camping
    In return for approx 5 hours with rest of day to explore the local beaches or just relax.
    All meals provided.
    Free WiFi available in main house and cabin.
    We are situated about in a rural setting 5/6 km from nearest town and there is no shop in our small village. No night life to speak of, but plenty of olive groves, Greek dogs barking, the Ionian sea is about 6 km away (60 km of unspoiled beach to explore and enjoy) and there is a mountain behind us, so plenty of walking areas to explore. We love to hear about travelers experiences and both have a good sense of humour. Life is about getting the most out of any situation and having some fun too.
    We look forward to hearing from you.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We welcome helpers who are happy to work up to 5 hours a day (dep on number of days worked) (negotiable) we can discuss what suits us both. in return for accommodation and meals. usually Saturday s and Sundays free(or we check the forcast and arrange to suit us both if you want to do sightseeing) to explore & do your own thing. Internet available. We live approx 20 mins walk from local town (Kyparissia) and local beaches another 10 mins walk, 5 mins walk to local taverna in village. Very quiet location with lots of beautiful walks. The Ionian sea is our view and behind the house is a small mountain. The area is full of olive trees, so lots of local farmers. Its a quiet location with no night life..so if you are seeking clubs etc then this location is not for you.

  • Help

    Help

    Garden clearing, pruning, painting, fencing, general outside help.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    German: Beginner
    Greek: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    camping space available & space for motor-home

    Double and twin room available in log cabin ( during summer months this is rented out to tourists but we only have helpers off season)

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Accommodation is provided in our log cabin ( usually let out to tourists during the summer) But we can accommodate campers to park on flat ground and have access to water/sewage etc when needed.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 days a week(or arrangements by mutual discussions)

Host ref number: 865655574119

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