A two woman farm welcomes a helping hand hand in the beautiful Gers countryside, France

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    My name is Christina, i'm an 57 years old widow and living with my daughter in the beautiful Gers countryside.
    Anna is a 27 years old singing and piano teacher.
    We would welcome help to painting, cutting wood (no no, not with the hand (we have machines) in thé garden, in the house and tools cleaning up..
    We live 5 km from the next village Marciac .Our home is on the road Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle
    Help 5 hours/day for 5 days per week. In return we offer you your own room and bathroom. All meals are provided .

    There is a bike available so that you can explore the countryside and near towns in your free time.
    This is _not_ a nosmoking house !!

    We speak German, French and English.

    We have animals, some also inside...3 gentle dogs, 4 cats, 2 horses, 1 donkey, some turtles and tortois.
    Happy to see you soon
    Thank you Anna and Christina

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Elderly Companionship
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We can speak French, German and English together

  • Help


    We need a helping hand for Wood cutting, help with animals,
    In and outdoor cleaning and ranging
    5 h/5 days flexible, weekend free

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    Nice accomodations, fullboard, lodging; 3 meals a day together , green pasture, orchard and the Pyrenees.
    ; washing facilities; bicycle ;own bedroom,and bathroom.
    _No free WiFi_!
    A minimum of two weeks is preferable

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    I am speaking basic English,
    It's the best way to learning French for you.

  • 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 host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 999226951264

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