Family Farmhouse in Schleswig-Holstein Germany home swap

Rustic farm house in rural / coastal holiday destination with 3 acres of gardens & orchards framed by forest conservation area with heron colony and bats. Family paradise/ artists´retreat. Perfect base for touring Baltic Coast and total immersion in German language and culture. Sunny terraces and playground/trampoline - child-friendly, animals welcome. Lovely lake beaches 5min by car, fishing, golf, sailing on the doorstep. 25 mins:Baltic coast, culture: Luebeck 20 minutes, Hamburg 50 minutes. Friendly farming neighbours. Local village shop 5 min, major shopping 10 minutes. A lived-in family home,part-renovated rambling, eccentric and comfortable -total 300m2, can also be split into downstairs (200m2 sleeps 6) and upstairs (100m2 could sleep 6) holiday appartments with separate entrances. Includes 25m2 art studio, library, music room and sauna. WiFi and smart TV included in both appartments. We can also organise German language coaching at any level through our partner language schools in Lübeck.

About the location

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Housesitting Wanted
  • Open to Offers
  • Long Term Exchange
  • Housesitting Offered
  • Rental Offered

Conditions of home exchange

  • Pets welcome
  • Children welcome
  • Pet Care Offered

Schieren (HE28909)

Schleswig-Holstein,   Germany

  • 5 bed   (sleeps 10) 3 bath

Preferred destinations

  • England
  • Essex
Clacton-on-Sea / Colchester coastal area

Dates available

April 2017 - September 2017

Swap duration: 3 - 6 months

Meet the member

Adults: 2      Children: 4
Experienced Exchanger

Membership expiry date: 16 Sep 2017