James and Joan (early retirement) are a friendly couple who have lived in the Pyrenees for 20years, 1 hour west of Toulouse and 45 east of tarbes. It is situated 30 mins north of the Spanish border. We have a large farmhouse and a large garden to go with it. The house is in a very small working village in the foothills and graced by beautiful mountain views and fresh air.
James has just had a big spinal operation and unable to do any lifting or gardening for the next year and trying to get the garden / vegetable patch pretty for our daughters wedding in July.
We are looking for a similar middle aged couple to help with a large 2 hectare garden for mowing, gardening, planting flowers and helping to organise the vegetable patch.
We are also looking for a couple to help with renovating a stone wall - needs a good back and strong muscles.
1 week min with potential for extra week if both parties happy.
We are looking for friendly, honest, non smokers who would like to spend some time in a beautiful location and enjoy good food and hopefully good weather.
Dates mid May til end June would be perfect.
Excellent accommodation with own bathroom.
3 excellent home cooked meals a day.
Pool, table tennis, badminton , snooker, darts, mini-gym, sauna and video room (no tv)
Need own transport as very remote.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
4/5 a day