Looking for help in my studio that needs works and maintenance, in beautiful French Polynesia


Polynésie française

Enregistré comme favori 172 fois

  • rating

    Évaluation d'hôte

  • feedbacks


  • last activity

    Activité récente


  • Last email replied

    Taux de réponse

    60.0 %

  • Last email replied

    Délai de réponse moyen :

    ≤ 1 jour

  • Description


    I live in stunning French Polynesia and I just bought a small studio (in Papeete) that needs some works and maintenance.
    If you are a good handyman, and especially if you really know about woodcraft or furniture building, plumbing, walls painting, ... you may be the person I'm looking for.
    I only have 2 weeks off to transform my small appartment into a cosy place, and I'm very motivated to do it on my own but unfortunately I have to admit my skill are very limited when it comes to renovating an appartment ! That's why you're very welcome if you know how to do this kind of things ;o)

    Please contact me only if already or soon in FPolynesia because I won't be able to accept you in advance since I never know my schedule in ahead and need help now and/or in October!

  • Type d'aide

    Type d'aide

    Entretien / Bricolage
    Projet artistique

  • Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    In exchange of your help, you'll get to be hosted in a cute 1 room appartment next to the nicest park in Papeete (parc Paofai), also next to the cultural center, and few minutes walk from thé very center where are the market, the movie theatres, shops, restaurants, ferries to Moorea, ...
    It's a nice loction and I'll be able to give you plenty advises and explanations about life in French Polynesia and places to visit, because I've lived here for 10 years now, I've sailed a lot here and I know a lot of islands very well !
    I'm not much into cooking but more about healthy snacking, especially during works in the appartment, so I can provide you with food, either nice snack food or regular food that you'll have to cook on your own ;o)

  • Aide


    I expect the volunteer(s) to be a good and serious handyman, or even a cabinetmaker, a plumber, a painter (on walls), because I would like to dismantle the kitchen furniture to move them further in the room (it's a 1 room appartment), to remove the kitchen tiles from the walls and make the walls clean again afterwards of course, maybe to build up a mezzanine bed instead of the old kitchen, and to do some repairs and maintenance here and there (bathroom, closet door, painting, ...)
    I don't think it's too complicated when you're a handyman, but since I'm not one myself, I need help with that :-)

    Please contact me only if already or soon in FPolynesia because I won't be able to accept you in advance since I never know my schedule in ahead and need help now and/or at the beginning of November !

  • Langues parlées

    English: Courant
    French: Courant

  • Hébergement


    The plan is to let you sleep on your own in the appartement while I'll find another accomodation because it's a 1 room flat, and I'll come work with you on day time. The appartment is in Papeete downtown (so a very good location for you!)

  • Autres infos...

    Autres infos...

    During your time off you can go stroll in the park right accross the street, or do sports there, or walk to town, to the market, to the pearl museum, or rent a car/ take a cab/ a bus to go to the beach, go on a guided excursion in Tahiti, chill, ...

  • Informations complémentaires

    Informations complémentaires

    • Accès Internet

    • Accès Internet limité

      Accès Internet limité

    • Nous avons des animaux

    • Nous sommes fumeurs

    • Familles bienvenues

  • Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?


  • ...

    Nombre d'heures attendues

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Ce sont des évaluations supplémentaires en option lorsque les membres laissent un feedback. La note moyenne pour chaque option est affichée.

Exactitude du profil: (5.0)

Échange culturel: (4.5)

Communication: (4.5)

N° de référence hôte : 741446839818