saint leu la foret
All Year: April to December
Area (ha): 0,3
Host ID: 28913
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Last Updated: October 15, 2017
Hello to all HelpX,
Welcome to all helpX reading our ad.
Please note :
- we host only ONE people and for up to ten days.
BE CAREFUL, now we are full until mid november but can receive to mid december, sorry (no possibility before neither after, except cancelling).Exactly from november 18th to december 16th.
After : House (picture 3) with a garden (rear picture 5), in a middle town near Paris (20 km or 30 mn by train).
I leave here just with my wife (pictures 1 & 2).
We are retired and we go often on holidays.
We have a bedroom (photo N°4) for you (1 people) with a large bed, cupboard, table and chairs.
Picture 6 is our salon
The house is NON smoking, if you smoke you will go outside but we prefer the "Helper" no smoking. The smell of cold cigarette is very unpleasant
There is a large forest near our home (10 min drive). We can lend you a bike. We have a motorcycle and a car but we do not lend them, sorry. We can still help you in leading you somewhere occasionally.
There is a pool in our city.
We hope to speak with you about our culture and also about yours during meals, evenings . . . .
We can help you about informations if you want to go visiting Paris (We hope you want).
We can to pick up you at the Charles de Gaulle airport, ONLY in daytime (some exceptions about date).
We normally accept helpers for only up to 10 days. We rely on your courtesy. We would like you to come and eat and speak with us while you stay.
We have a great need help for :
- April for nevoved, start the garden, ground, flowers, .. .
- June (early)for picking cherries up from our garden
- May, July, August, September for maintenance the garden and the house
- october, november for preparing ground to sleep in winter
Please note we host only ONE people and
We accept helpers for only up to 10 days.
Speak English to me, request for reflection, work of memory and it is difficult. We ask the helper to try not to hold us long, long conversations. Thank you
For 2017, we start receive from April 27th, not before because we are often outside (our holidays) and have an helpx early april.
Now we can host only exactly from november 18th to december 16th.
Please, don't forget the HelX.net website deal.
It's two exchange's goals :
1)Exchange about each culture in the respect each other.
2) Exchange in helps.
The webside rules says : "the helper works an average of 4 hours per day and receives free accommodation and meals for their efforts."
And also "Some host will give weekends off"
For us, You can help us by, depending the period and your arrival day : (3h00/day for 6 days/week or 3h30/day for 5 days/week, depending on whether you are up early or not). You can help us in the morning or in the afternoon or a little both. You (and us) choose and you can change day after day. We would like you keep your week end free for visiting Paris (another days also, you can go and visiting Paris) Like YOU want. We are proud when you do that.
You can choice :
gardening, (especialy April, in june picking fruits up from our garden, and november),
chop wood and store
do-it-yourself (paint, . . .
cleaning cars, home, . . .
learning us better english
We wait you and are happy to welcome you soon.
Daničle and Alain