Join our great community for fun, food, and nature in beautiful Gibsons in British Columbia, Canada

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  • Description

    Description

    We are located in Gibsons, on the Sunshine Coast in beautiful British Columbia. We have constructed a sauna, a natural swimming pool, a grandiose hot tub, various rock walls, an 80 foot stream, a steam room and now preparing for an architecturally cool meditation and writing space which will be used by visiting workaways. Major props go to the wonderful help and experiences from workaway guests from around the world. We would love some help continuing with these ecologically sound projects.

    Due to the pandemic, we have indefinitely closed down the business so workawayers will NOT be asked to help with the construction, maintenance, cleaning or running of any units related to the wellness retreat, spa, bnb or business.

    Our focus will be on improving the home space as well as the exterior out buildings which will be used by workaways and the owners in the future.

    It's important to note that we have engaged locally paid staff to help with the construction, maintenance, cleaning and running of the wellness business. Since the building is not running, and may not operate in the foreseeable future, we are contributing to provide a great and comfortable place for workaways to come to relax and engage with ourselves and the many various projects on the go.

    It's a beautiful 5000 square-foot house right on the ocean that is brand-new and provides for good accommodations and comfort at its finest. Great walks and hikes can be had in the area and the sunsets are the best.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Here we have very positive energy and spirit that is happy and full of life and great conversation. We listen to wonderful music on a great sound system and we have multiple projects on the go that tap into multiple areas of Eco-building, creative landscaping, water management, and a plethora of other tasks that will enrich helpers experience greatly.

  • Help

    Help

    Below is a list of current tasks that we need help with:

    - construction of writing and meditation space/tiny house.

    - Building a cedar fence

    - in need of an Adobe Premiere video editor.

    - in need of a mechanic (diesel generator, 92 landcruiser, and I'd like to give some lift to my Subaru).

    - in need of someone with a lot of cooking experience and is up for taking care of the kitchen and cooking for up to four or five people (owners and workaways)

    - Gardening

    - General yard and house maintenance

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Beginner
    Chinese (Mandarin): Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private bedroom with vaulted post and beam ceiling's and a view of the ocean. All bedrooms have their own bathroom.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    During time off, helpers can walk the Esplanade alongside the ocean in front of the house. It's a beautiful walk and it keeps on going and going. Here you can see eagles, seals, sea lions, lots of birds, and sometimes even dolphins and whales, though somewhat rare. :-) You can also relax after work and chill out on the beach and watch the sunset with a cold beverage. There are a couple of local places to get delicious food and drinks at in the local town called Gibsons.

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    There's definitely space for an rv or van... plenty of space.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 938423181899