Enjoy a stunning landscape while cooking at an old farm house in Germany!

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The Exchange

Enjoy the stunning landscape in a rural german little town! I have a little guesthouse and many different tasks to be done here. Come and cook for me, according to my diet and for other volunteers in my old farmhouse. Help me with cleaning, painting, organizing, creative work, stone- and wood-work and whatever you might be able to do! In my house, I use renewable energy and I want to change even more! Welcome! Let's learn from each other!


What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Cooking: Choose the menu, pick ingredients and cook delicious dishes.

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Discounts on Drinks: Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Hiking Tours: We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!

Get free drinks or beverages.: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

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.


Requirements

Beginner English or Beginner German

Over 18 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

You will be cooking for me and the volunteers in my old farm house, which is also a guest house. According to your skills, you might also help me with other tasks.


Activities & Shift

Cooking according to my diet or
Cleaning or
Painting or
Handwork

Enjoy hiking through the beautiful landscape, visit castles, the german christmas markets around the town, visit Schwäbisch Gmünd, Stuttgart, Aalen ...


Rules

Clean your own room / place
Speak mostly German or English
Save water - Take only 1 shower per day
Work 5 hours per day
2 days off