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Los Caños de Meca
All Year: yes
Area (ha): about 7.880 m2 of natural
Persons: 1
Category: Other
Host ID: 39865
Country: Spain

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Last Updated: June 7, 2018


We are looking for someone responsable, patient, easy going, with positive comunication, who loves Horses (and has experience)..

To look after our 28 year old horse who is healing from a fracture just above her back right hoof.
Daily care (7 days a week) for Topaz would be; give homeopathy , food, water & clean the land. 

Casas Karen is a natural, eco-minded business between a forest and the sea. We rent eco-houses: traditional Spanish all-thatched houses, an original old farmhouse, and other studios. We’re situated in a beautiful spot, one minute walk from a large forested natural park, great for walks and jogs, and five minutes walk from the wild Atlantic sea excellent for surfing, windsurfing, Kitesurfing and swimming.  Check out our website!

The owner is Karen. She’s originally from Belgium, and spent some time in the UK. She has been in Los Caños de Meca for around 30 years. She loves nature, hiking, languages (she speaks five!), veggie food, and is interested in personal development like The Work of Byron Katie & J. Krishnamurti, alternative lifestyles and medicine.

You’ll have a small caravan to stay in, a bit hot during the day in summer months - has a fan which helps! There’s another space where the kitchen is, to cook for yourself (we do not prepare meals, we do supply food). A separate outhouse with a hot shower.  It’s not the Ritz, but if you like a quirky place to live, it’s pretty awesome. 

 The work here would suit someone independent, responsible, and patient. Ideally 25 or older. We love all nationalities, and Spanish is not required, but is obviously an advantage. Preferably a non-smoker and someone who doesn't drink too regularly. It would be a great escape for an artist, or writer, or generally someone who appreciates spending time in a peaceful eco-friendly retreat.

We’re aiming for a minimum a month stay.

 Your core tasks include caring for our horse,
If you´re open to it, we can allways use an extra hand around the land. 

Various other skills are useful, and what you’ll do will depend on what you can offer. 

If you’re interested, send us a message.

IMPORTANT: at the top of your message please include the dates you’re thinking about arriving and departing, and your phone/ WhatsApp /Skype contact details so we can get in touch faster! :) Thank you!.

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