Decorators to finish the exterior of our home in Quillan, France

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  • Última actividad: 15 dic 2023



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  • Descripción


    We previously lived in the south of England.
    Now we live in the south west of France.

    Previously we had lived and worked in London, Kent and Hampshire

    Suzanne worked in healthcare specialising in addictions.
    Doug worked as a mechanical and electrical contractor

    We have four children all living in the Uk with 2 grandkids .

    We can host group of up to 8 people

    Now we have need of some help with finishing the exterior and interior decorating

    We have hosted a number of workaways from around the world and have loved learning about other people's lives.

    We speak English and pretty poor French .

    Our town is around an hour from the Mediterranean and about 30mins from the ski slopes and under 2 hours to Spain

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Práctica de idiomas
    Mantenimiento general
    Ayuda informática
  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Lots,of scope to practice French English and Catalan.
    Renovation techniques and learning about antiques.

    We have an vintage home ware business that we run from the house that you may find interesting, we have good understanding of vintage items and interior design .

    The village is typically French Pyrenees, with many cultural and sporting activities available during the summer months.
    We are surrounded by Cathar Castles mythology and History .

  • Ayuda


    We are renovating a 1900 Villa a couple of minutes walk from town.
    The house had been empty for a while and required complete restoration/ conservation

    We would love some help to finish painting and decorating , filling in forms , learning french , setting up a website and possibly maintaining the garden.

  • Idiomas

    Idiomas hablados
    Inglés: Fluido

    Este anfitrión ofrece intercambio de idiomas
    We are trying to learn French and happy to teach English

  • Alojamiento


    Own Bedroom -Fresh Linen - Internet access in all rooms
    Bath room
    Shower room
    Storage for bikes.
    Use of bikes and kayaks
    Washing Machine

  • Algo más...

    Algo más...

    Days off can be used to explore the medieval towns and cathar ledgends or the hot springs and swimming lakes.

    Slalom canoeing canyoning and water sports are all available within walking distance as are restaurants and bars

    Great cycling routes mountain walks / running, climbing including indoor training walls .

    For a small village there's a lot going on festivals most weekends :- including motor racing, horse fairs, Tour de France, triathlons flamenco dancing, petonk tournaments, music festivals,

    Carcassonne world heritage site is a bus ride of about an hour as is the Mediterranean.
    In winter we are 30 minuets from some reasonable skiing

    Please ask any questions you want as we want all our helpers to have a lovely time.

  • Un poco más de información

    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • Puede acoger a nómadas digitales

    Puede acoger a nómadas digitales

    We have very good wifi

  • Espacio para aparcar autocaravanas

    Espacio para aparcar autocaravanas

    Lots of room to park a camper

  • Podría aceptar mascotas

    Podría aceptar mascotas

    Well behaved pets are very welcome

  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

    4 hours a day

Número de referencia de anfitrión: 556216979471

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