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Guest House Espagnac, France

5.0
11 reviews11

Help needed for busy Cycling Holiday Company


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Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Housekeeping
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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What you get

1

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
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The Experience

We are looking for longer term help (3 weeks+) running our Road Cycling Holidays. You won’t mind pitching in with any kind of task, (cleaning, kitchen help, gardening) and have a good sense of humour and like meeting new people. We hope that you will be able to learn about the hospitality industry during your stay with us, as well as cooking skills & a little French. You will usually eat with our guests every evening - restaurant quality food!

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Requirements

  • Fluent English
  • Over 20 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
6 weeks

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11 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Guest House

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

Andorra

5

Great experience, the best! Nicest people, so kind and wonderful. Luxurious accommodations and INCREDIBLY good meals. Fabulous dinners with wine. Yummy breakfast, lunch, and afternoon tea with cake! Many fun trips exploring the area. Sam took me to village markets, medieval towns & treated me to local foods. I learned lots about French history, culture & cuisine. And top-level cooking lessons! Sam and James are warm and generous; there is much laughter & good music. The work is very reasonable and fair. I would return in a heartbeat — it doesn’t get better than this.
HIGHEST RECOMMENDATION.

Oct/15/2019

Brazil

5

My month in Correze was simply amazing! I truly felt like I was part of the family. Most of the work didn't even feel like work because I was learning so much and meeting so many people. Sam's always making sure to keep us entertained and really (really!) well-fed. I also got to visit so many places around us, truly hidden gems. Hope to come back soon!

Aug/28/2019


Samantha replied

Thanks Gaby for all your help. It was a real pleasure having you with us and you are welcome back any time xxx

Brazil

5

Sam and James received Rudá and I as an exception (the job can be done by one person) and even more because I'm vegan and it made Sam's life harder to think about what the guests and I could eat at dinner, but she always cooked the best food for all of us!
The tasks included gardening, housekeeping and learning chopping and folding skills for life haha
Also, they took us to see the wonderful view from the top of Dordogne Valley and to walk around the city, it was lovely!
I LOVED spending 3 weeks there, I didn't want to leave but we're meeting again for sure! Recommend it!

Jun/11/2019


Samantha replied

Thank you Bel for all your help - you were great fun to have around and we love you to bits.

Brazil

5

My experience at Corrèze Cycling Holidays with Sam and James was amazing! The b&b is located in a very small village with not many options nearby but we always had something to do. Sam was always trying to teach us something new and giving us cooking tips. She is an incredible cook, and as they provided all the meals (including the lovely supper she prepares to the guests) we had the greatest food during all our stay! Sam and James are really patient, generous and understanding, I can say we really felt at home there. Thank you for everything, guys! I hope to visit you again soon.

Jun/11/2019


Samantha replied

Thanks Ruda. You are a great volunteer and a brilliant cleaner! Keep asking your questions and keep learning. We loved having you stay with us and you are welcome here any time xxxx

Brazil

5

I had a very enriching time at Correze Cycling Holidays. There aren't enough words to fully express how wonderful was the experience of being hosted by Sam and James. They were always careful about making me feel at home. I felt like I was a member of the family. They were very dedicated to pass along their knowledge about the experience of trying to create a autosuficient system that is rooted in the conection with the Earth's natural cycles. The place is quiet and the working-hours are not overwelming which gives you plenty time to relax and reflect. I would definitely recommend it.

Apr/25/2019


Samantha replied

Thank Jeff. We loved hosting you and had a very special two weeks. You are welcome here any time xxx

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