Help as a Handyman in a coutryside paradise by the sea

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The Exchange

We are a couple with 50 years. We like to get along, meet new people and relax. We like to read, walk and travel. We will help you to know our beautiful Alentejo coast and provide you with a good stay. We need help to prepare our place for the high season. The natural beauty of the area is stunning.

What you offer

28 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

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.

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.


Beginner English

Between 28 and 50 years old

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We need help:
-with the garden;
-with the pool;
-to make arrangements;
to small constructions;
-with meals:
. maintenance

Activities & Shift

Morning (8 am to 14.30 pm (2/3 days a wek)
Afternoon (16pm to 23pm) (2/3 times a week)
2 days off


32 week hours in a rotational schedule (flexible)
Exchange between volunteers are allowed
Everything is included except alcoholic beverages or any other drinks.
Lunch and dinner time are not included in the working hours.
Feel free to join all activities, meals and classes
The bicycles are available, except during the schedule tours
There are 3 toilets for the staff. Please Keep them clean.
Swimming pool, use it in your free time but please do not occupy the guests chairs.