Helping prepare our garden for a summer wedding in the French Pyrenees.

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France

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    12/05/2019

 
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  • Description

    Description

    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.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance

  • Help

    Help

    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.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    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.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    4/5 a day

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