Helping in household at a little hobby farm in Bavarian Forrest!


The Exchange

We live with cats and dogs in a little farmhouse in national Bavarian Forrest on a little Oekoranch. We are living with our helper like in a family and we need help w/ various tasks, the most helping in the household. Living is most ecologic, we have a plant house and garden. In Winter we have a hedgehog station. Our helper can go every day hiking in nature. But we have no Party here, only nature. If you like this, you are welcome :)


What you offer

25 hours of help per week

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


What you get

2 days off per week

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.

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.

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.

Language lessons: Take free language classes at our place.


Requirements

Intermediate English or Fluent German

Over 22 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

Helper are living in a own Room under the Roof in the house with a little bathroom .


Activities & Shift

The help on our Farm is very varied.
-planting, weed and harvesting in the garden
-watering the plants
-in Winter a little bit snow shovel

-sorting firewood
-helping in house

We making Jam, sweet spreads and cooking a lot of :-) ....


We expect helper guests to work app.4-5 hours a day-and you get accomodation and food for free, and 2 days in the week free.

In Frauenau, 500m away from us is the town swimming pool, very lovely.
In your freetime you can discover the wonderful landscape of the bavarian Forest, or driving with Train to a lot of very nice Places in Bavaria.
Please note that we can only host guest with health insurance.


Rules

Clean your own room/place
Speak mostly German or English
Save water - Take only 1 shower per day
Help 5 hours per day
2 days off
No party