Help in Normandy Guest House (France) ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท

France, Normandy, guest house, volunteer exchange, food and accommodation

I am a retired schoolteacher from the UK and I have been running a Guest House in Normandy for nearly 10 years. I am looking for volunteers to help out with all aspects of this hospitality business.

What category best describes your hosting arrangement? ๐Ÿก


Location – Where is your volunteer project located? ๐ŸŒ

Near Avranches in Lower Normandy

What are you looking for help with?
  • Cleaning ๐Ÿงน
  • Farming/Gardening ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿ„
  • General Help ๐Ÿ’โ€โ™€๏ธ
  • Hostel/Hotel ๐Ÿฉ
What’s the mission of your community? ๐ŸŽฏ

As a retired teacher I remain interested in working with young people and giving them a true cultural experience in exchange for helping with all the tasks associated with a busy tourist guest house.

We are happy to invite young people of all ages who enjoy and feel comfortable working with international tourists.

How many volunteers could you host? ๐ŸŽŽ
  • A couple of volunteers
When do you usually need volunteers? ๐Ÿ“…
  • All year round
How many hours of help per day? โฑ
  • 4-5 hours of help per day
How many days of help per week? ๐ŸŒ’
  • 5 days per week – 2 days off
Note about the volunteer work and other expectations ๐Ÿ“

Very flexible. Happy to make changes to hours after consultation with the helper

Are accommodation and food included? ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿœ

Yes, we offer food and accommodation

What type of accommodation can you provide? ๐Ÿ•
  • Private Room ๐Ÿ”‘

Diet – nutrition information ๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿฅค

Whatever is deemed necessary. We eat well – this is France!

Fee transparency ๐Ÿ†“๐Ÿ”
  • No fee
VISA SUPPORT – Are you able to assist with visa support, information, or provide invitation letters? ๐Ÿ›‚

Yes, we can help with Visa/invitation letters โœ…

Volunteers’ benefits ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ…

A great chance to enjoy meeting visitors from all nations who come primarily to visit Mont St Michel! We also take our visitors to see a wide variety of local attractions and places of interest.

Language ๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

English – some French

How to get to your site โœˆ ๐Ÿ—บ

We are three hours from Paris – where you take the train to Villedieu les poeles where we will collect you.

Is there internet access? ๐ŸŒ



If you are interested in this hospitality exchange in Normandy, please use the email subject line “Help in Normandy Guest House (France) ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท” and write a brief introductory message to If possible, attach a CV or links to your social media profiles. This will help us send you the host’s contact information as soon as possible.

France, Normandy, guest house, volunteer exchange, food and accommodation


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2 thoughts on “Help in Normandy Guest House (France) ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท

  1. Awww ๐Ÿฅฐ this is a good idea and it’s good to volunteer in order to learn new things. Wish to apply one of these days.

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