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County Clare
All Year: occasional
Area (ha): 11
Persons: 1 or 2
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 9786
Country: Ireland

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Last Updated: March 26, 2018

Trustworthy HOUSE & ANIMAL-SITTERS often welcome!.... People definitely not afraid of animals please for house-sitting! Let me know your dates and I might even plan a trip-away around them.
We would need you to to arrive a few days before we leave. Will take you food shopping before we go and can also ask friends to take you shopping once a week if needed.

Our family live in a small, traditional Irish cottage, in a country location, with 5 cats, 2dogs, a horse, and a jenet. We are located a 30 min drive to limerick city and to Ennis, and a 45 minute drive to Shannon airport.

Buses and public transport are unfortunately (almost) non-existent here in East Clare but friends and neighbors are always on the move so hopefully no-one will ever feel stranded. We live two miles from nearest small village & pub. We might be able to borrow a bike if desired too.

We invite helpers to work for approx 4 hours per day, and for 4/5 days in 7. In return, we offer friendship, food and warm, basic, private accommodation. Flexibility is given and appreciated.

The kind of on-going outside jobs we need help with are fencing, stable work, re-organizing compost pile/s, gardening & painting.
If you dont want/like outside work, help with a spring-clean & housework is ALWAYS appreciated & anyone who likes to take turns cooking is also welcome (though not essential). We are a vegetarian household.

For many reasons we usually DONT accept people who need to confirm a place several months in advance - it works best for us to make arrangements for up to one month in advance. Even last minute sometimes works. Apologies if we are unable to answer your requests...We try to keep up, but you are still welcome to try..

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