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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Housekeeping
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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Support
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The Experience

This position is open to people who are interested in food and culture, we teach Turkish Cooking Classes in south western Turkey and are looking for help as a right hand to the owner/chef. The location is great not far from the beaches, 30 minutes ride to downtown Bodrum. While helping you can meet foodies from all over the world, learn Mediterranean and Turkish Cuisine. You should know that we have a cat and two dogs in the garden.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English
  • Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Jul
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Stay at least
2 weeks

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15 Reviews

4.0

Host & Team

4.0

Hours & Tasks

4.0

Farm

4.0

Learning & Fun

4.0

Germany

5

Aslı and Haluk were wonderful hosts. Because of the Virus we couldn’t do so much, so my tasks were to help Aslı with cleaning tasks in the day. It’s located next to a small village and perfect for people who loves the nature, animals & food! We had nice conversations about politics and different cultures in the world! It was an amazing experience I will definitely come back one day! 😊

Mar/29/2020

Mexico

5

Stay with Asli and her family was a great experience! I really enjoyed eating and learning a lot about Turkish culture and food.

About the activities, everyday was different some days I was helping fixing a door o in art project, other days I was washing dishes, picking grapes in the vineyard harvest 2019 or as waiter, gardener or cleaner...

Thank you for the experience!

Aug/31/2019

Brazil

4

Overall it was a nice experience. I had all meals included and a bedroom for myself. Asli was a kind and polite host who I had interesting conversation about politics :)
She even let my boyfriend staying for 2 days with us, he had only to paint her balcony in exchange.
The job is easy, although the working hours weren't predetermined. She wants someone to stay available for the whole day, so that you can't plan your day. She had a helper at the time, so I ended up having plenty of free time. I took care of the dog, did some house work and waitressing. She was very flexible with off days.

Aug/18/2019

Hungary

5

Asli and Haluk were really lovely and welcoming. My stay was very enjoyable, the work was easy and the cooking workshops were fun too! I even learnt quite a bit about food history and Turkish traditions on top of the recipes and cooking methods as both Asli and Haluk are very knowledgeable in this area.
I had plenty of time to relax.
The view from the house is breathtakig. 😍

Jun/06/2019

Argentina

5

It was lovely place and a great experience. I learned a lot about cooking and Turkish culture. I definitely recommend this place to all worldpackers, Asli and Haluk are awesome. Their house is beautiful and I had a bedroom for myself.
The job is not hard at all, you have to help cooking, preparing the classes and do some cleaning after. Maybe a little gardening too.
On free days I went to bodrum with them and they also took me to some other places.

May/23/2019

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