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villers canivet
All Year: APRIL TO JULY
Area (ha): half one
Persons: 1
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 39346
Country: France

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Last Updated: August 13, 2019

If you choose to stay with us, you will live in an old priory with foundations dating back to the XIIth century, in the middle of the countryside. Village 2 kms away and small town (Falaise, 10000 inhabitants) 6 kms away.
We can provide a bike. There is a small lake and a wood quite near for nature lovers.

We need help to maintain the property. We have an organic garden and a heated swimming pool where you can swim everyday if you like in Summer.

There is always some maintenance work to be done : housework,painting,weeding,gardening, trimming hedges and trees, moving stuff from the barn (my husband's workshop !).

Accommodation is provided in the main building you have your own room and shower. 3 meals a day. We expect around 4-5 hours work a day in exchange for your food and accommodation. We also expect helpers to help generally with the preparing and clearing up at mealtimes, as you would in a family as well as keeping your room clean and tidy.

Work : 4 to 5 hours a day expected, Saturday and Sunday off. Usually 3 hours in the morning and two in the afternoon, very much depending on the weather.
WHO wil you live with ? Dominique and Denis.
We have been married for almost 40 years. I teach English, my husband is a retired estate agent knowing a lot about the area and is always ready to share his knowledge We love meeting new people.
We have raised three children now 30,28 and 24;2 of them are involved in art, the eldest one is a senior manager, currently working in London.

French and English spoken. Plenty of help provided for learners of French. Any nationality welcome but FRENCH. Non-smoker preferably.

On the photographs, you can see helpers at work and the room and bathroom at your disposal.

If you are chatty, it is even better !

NO MORE AVAILABILITY FOR THIS SUMMER NOW CONTACT US next year, in the spring !

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