Help us to convert our log house into a cafe and making a farm in Hokkaido near Niseko ski resort, Japan

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Help us to convert our log house into a cafe and making a farm in Hokkaido near Niseko ski resort, Japan

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  • DescriptionWe live in a town called Toyoura in Hokkaido located 40minutes from Niseko area. In my family I have my wife and 3 kids.
    In Toyoura, there is a big Onsen(hot spring) spot.

    We are now renovating our log cabin in a farm which is 10 minutes away from my house.
    At the same time, we are making our berry farm.

    We will ask you to do flooring, painting the wall, plumbing, taking care of animals(goats and ducks) and farming. We might ask you to child care sometimes.
  • LocationJapan, Hokkaido, Abuta-gun, Toyoura

  • Work
  • Type of work Animal care
    Art project
    Babysitting / Childcare
    Building
    Cooking / Shopping
    Farmstay
    Gardening
    General maintenance
  • Hours per day starting from 9:30 am
    5-6 hours a day
    5 days a week
  • Work requirements: carpentry skill and cooking skill are preferable
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: more than 3 weeks
  • Maximum number of helpers: 5
  • Last minute requests: Okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English
  • Has pets? Ducks and goats
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: Place to sleep
    - You will stay in a building which is next to the log cabin that we're renovating.(If more than two workawayers are staying, you might need to share the room.)
    - We have naughty kids but we're staying in other house, so you will have very calm night.
    - Laundry machine is available for free.
    - Hot shower is available, but you can go to Onsen(Hot spring) located 5 minutes away by car. We are making shower room now. I'll give you Onsen ticket every two days.
    - Wi-Fi connection is available (4G network is also available)

    Food
    - We provide food for meals.
    - You need to cook for yourself.
    - We have oven for cooking.
    - BBQ is available.
    - We ask you to cook meals sometimes.


    Car
    - small pickup truck (called Kei tora) is available if you are over 30 years old(due to the insurance)
  • Additional info
  • Payment
    - not paid