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Town or City: Airvault
All Year: April - October
Area (ha): 4
Persons: 2
Category: Other
Host ID: 12421
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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Small family run campsite with bar, restaurant swimming pool. Situated in the valley of the Thouet ideal for nature walking and cycling. Walking distance from town with all services and facilities.
Require personable outgoing individuals to help with light ground work (grass cutting, weeding, pruning) and helping care for our collection of dogs, birds, chickens and ponys.
Accommodation provided (caravan) plus meals +
free Wi-Fi, Bike loan, use of pool. The above in exchange for 20-24 hours per week. Prefer 2 weeks + committment if possible

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Town or City: Exideuil
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 64
Persons: 1 - 2 for the winter
Category: Other
Host ID: 16965
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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We are a Dutch Family living in France!
We live on a milk farm of 65 ha., so there's a lot of space :-) We have cows, ponies (the kids can ride on them with a little help), a donkey, 4 dogs and a cat. Our farm is just 500 mts away from the rn 141. On this road you drive 6 km left or right to a small town. Bigger cities are St. Junien (~20 mins), Limoges (~45 mins), Angoulème (~30 mins), Bordeaux (2.5 hours~) and Paris (~4 hours)

(Estimated timings by car)

We have 3 kids: Périne from 9, Isabella from 6 and Marc is 4
The kids speak fluent French and Dutch; they are learning/picking up English from others (English-speaking friends of the family). I (mama) speak fluent French, English, German and Dutch. My husband speaks French, Dutch and English fluently.





Dear volunteers,

As our farm and our children are very laborious, we are almost always looking for extra hands!
Of these extra hands we hope that they are able to work independently, own make decisions,without s... more inside

            



Town or City: Vouhé
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 2,5 ha
Persons: 1 ou 1 couple
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 34092
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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J'habite à Vouhé, près de Surgéres, en Charente Maritime, à 10 Kms du marais Poitevin, 30 Kms de La Rochelle, 30 Kms de Niort.
Ma maison est une ancienne ferme avec des dépendances, un potager ...
Je peux offrir le gîte et le couvert contre de l'aide pour entretenir la propriété (arbres, pelouse, fossés, bâtiments, etc...)

My house is in a beautiful country, near Surgères(5km; TGV railway station TGV), 30km from La Rochelle and Niort.
This house is an ancient farm with chickens and hens.
I can offer a bedroom and meals to you.
I need your help for working in and outside (to cut threes, grass, to clean the stream and the buildings beside the house.
see you soon!!



Town or City: Châtellerault
All Year: Yes
Area (ha):
Persons: 1 or 2
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 32459
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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A friendly couple with a teenage daughter, living and working (see our website) from home in a village location in between Châtellerault (a decent sized town on the Vienne with all the usual shops and facilities that you would expect to find in a town) and Richelieu, a small but historically significant town where you can relax with a cold drink in the square or wander the park where the Cardinal used to have his château.

We can accommodate either a single person or a couple in a newly-renovated ground floor bedroom, and are looking for help with the garden (nothing requiring any expert skill or knowledge) and also repairing and rebuilding various stone walls about the place amongst other things.

The house itself is non-smoking, though there is covered outdoor space if needed. We enjoy our food, and although we eat most things, I would be happy to cater for any special dietary requirements so long as they are pointed out in advance. We don't really drink so if alcohol is an es... more inside

    



Town or City: Cersay
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 2.6
Persons: 1 or 2
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 16480
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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AS SOON AS POSSIBLE PLEASE!!!!

URGENT HELP REQUIRED!!!

We have agreed the sale of our house and need some help packing over the next 6 to 8 weeks.

The work will be mostly general sorting, packing and cleaning in both the house and outbuildings.

We look forward to welcoming you - plenty of food (and wine!) supplied.
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We can accommodate friends in single beds in one room, or a couple in a double bed, whichever you prefer. Of course we will provide ample food for working Helpxers!

We are an English couple living in a lovely peaceful area of the Loire Valley, just outside a village. We moved to France from England in December 2008. Our house is a 19th century maison de maitre and we also have a gite next door.

We can come to a mutual arrangement regarding hours of work but it will be approx 4-6 hours every day.
We have a very friendly dog called Brenda and a cat called Petal. We have also got some "outside" cats,... more inside

    



Town or City: St Germier
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 3
Persons: 2- 4 people
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 5902
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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We are a still young at heart retired couple in our 60's who live in a semi-renovated house in a hamlet of 7 houses just outside St Germier. We are the only British in the hamlet, our neighbours are all French, extremely friendly and helpful and enjoy meeting our friends and helpxers.
We have 8 rescue dogs, 7 of which are Spanish Greyhounds and live with us in the house(they do have their own room with sofas so no-one misses out on seating!!!), 2 cats who live outside, several chickens and ducks, cockerels who sing every morning!!

If you love general maintenance ,gardening, planting, weeding then please come and help us!




We have two double rooms, one has a double bed , the other twin beds.
Duvets,Bedlinen and towels are provided.
A washing machine is also available.
We have a varied selection of DVD's if you don't want to watch English/French TV

Hours are flexible..25 hours per week, with week-ends free ,is most popular, but we really don't mind!If you want to... more inside

    



Town or City: chenaumoine
All Year: August only
Area (ha):
Persons: until 2, maybe 3
Category: Accommodation Business
Host ID: 31416
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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*** Update : Helpers found, no need to apply anymore :) ***



*looking for someone to help for two weeks - from the 15th (or sooner) to the 31th of August 2014*

(English or spanish speakers prefered as we want to improve our foreign languages)

We are a family of four (we have two children, Anaïs who is 20yo and Colas who is 18yo), living in a very small village 3km away from St Georges de Didonne Beach,just next to Royan (quite famous touristic area). It is situated on the west coast (1h north of Bordeaux).

We have bikes you can use to go where you want. It takes approximatively 10 minutes to go to the beach and between 15 and 20 minutes to go to Royan by bike and there are a lot of bike paths along the beach.

We only require someone to stay at home during the 2 last weeks of August, as we will be out of home these days. Anaïs and Colas will need help to feed the animals (2 goats, 5 laying hens, 3 cats, 1 dog and 2 horses)twice a day, watering the garden and do a... more inside

            



Town or City: Le Langon
All Year: September - October
Area (ha): 0.4
Persons: 2
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 3421
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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We are a family of 5 living in France running our own business. We are looking for helpers, either a coule or a single lady, to help out in the garden in the coming months. Mostly clearing out the vegetable garden, building a polytunnel, clearing some trees and stacking wood.

We would ask for 15-20 hours work each week in return for lodgings (own room and bathroom) and meals.

We are a bilingual French/English family so could help out with language learning. We live in a lovely village not far from the town of Fontenay le Comte.

We haven't had any helpers for the past few years but are keen to meet new people.

    



Town or City: rouille
All Year: Yes
Area (ha):
Persons: 2
Category: Other
Host ID: 8010
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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Help needed in August/september to finish restoring a stone cottage, barn and appartment in a tiny hamlet in french countryside, next project is roofing (not dangerous) general labourers (and chefs) wanted, shared rooms or individual (where available) internet. darts, bikes, fishing close by. 3km to village which has a market on fridays, 30KM to Poitiers large town if you feel the need for nightlife, I've got a nice golf convertible so we can cruise around in the summer heat :)

            



Town or City: St Romain en Charroux
All Year: May-end October
Area (ha): 1
Persons: 2
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 31343
Region: Poitou-Charentes, France

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We are a retired couple living in a spacious French farmhouse in a small rural hamlet. We are warm, friendly people, with two dogs, a parrot, three hens and two pgymy goats, and would welcome somebody to help with our garden and to give a hand generally. Some fairly heavy lifting may be required. Also anybody who enjoys a little DIY would be welcome.

Vacancy from 22nd August onwards.

Own room, all meals. We are vegetarians, but guests are welcome to provide and cook their own meat. In return we would expect 5-6 hours of work, 5 days a week. We will be very happy to transport you around and show you the local sights.

Please email if you are interested and would like further information.

        

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