Help maintain an old French Maison d'Maitre and prepare for our busy summer season

The Exchange

If you are interested in the upkeep of old buildings, enjoy gardening, painting & other assorted work in a friendly environment then stop by and join us at La Maison des Palmiers for a week or two. Common sense required. We have rooms with their own bathrooms, & are happy to cook or provide food for you to cook yourselves. Wine is on tap (after work only). Bicycles for the Canal du Midi path drop offs to the railway station.

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help to maintain the appearance inside and outside the building.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.

What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Drinks: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

Bikes at your disposal: Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.

Pick Up: No worries! Get a free ride to get to our place.


Intermediate English or Intermediate French

Between 21 and 35 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa