Come and assist with care for the dog and with home renovation in St. Petersburg, Russia



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    In connection with the pandemic, we will be happy to see as soon as all border restrictions are lifted!

    Our family is a mother (Ira), a daughter (Masha) and a son (Igor). We live in the suburbs of St. Petersburg, in the city of Pushkin. Our city is the former residence of Russian emperors, so we are surrounded by many beautiful parks, palaces and beautiful places in general. we live quite calmly, mom deals with the house (and not only), I study as a nurse. And Igor works as a lawyer. My mother and I love cycling, Russian bath and yoga (I do it more).We live in a private house, on the second floor. The first floor is not finished and therefore we need your help)
    If you are interested, do not hesitate to write

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in the famous suburb of St. Petersburg, and you can explore local sights, such as the Catherine's Palace, Pavlovsky Palaces + all the sights of St. Petersburg

  • Help


    Due to the fact that this fall we begin repair work on the ground floor of the house, we need volunteers with any experience in the construction business. Most often, we have 1 or 2 masters who need helpers. This is not too hard physical work, but rather dirty and dusty)
    I want to remind you that we ask no more than 3 hours a day, while not providing food.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Russian: Fluent
    English: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    you will be provided with a separate studio room on the second floor (with all amenities) in a separate house (there are two houses on our plot)

    We do not provide breakfast, lunch and dinner but you will have a personal kitchen where you can cook.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In your free time you can visit all local sights (Hermitage, Peter and Paul Fortress, a large number of Orthodox and other religions of temples, get acquainted with the Russian province (not far from it), evaluate Russian cuisine (in St. Petersburg cafes and us in the kitchen) and much more
    by bus (for 40 rubles) you can get to the nearest metro station, to the Pushkin Palaces - 30 minutes walk through the park

  • 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

    This is a really great idea in the summer! Since we live in a private house, there will be no problems with Parking a motor home of any size!

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    3 hours a day, 5 days a week

КРЫМ, Балаклава
зима, на лыжах
дом, Санкт-петербург
Host ref number: 983463896223