The place is owned and operated by two best friends, both in their late twenties, from Washington DC. The lodge is solar-powered, located directly on the famous Red Frog Beach and in the rainforest of Isla Bastimentos in Bocas del Toro. We strive to provide a fun, social atmosphere for all of our guests, mainly through daily activities such as bonfires, hikes, games, live music, volleyball, hookah, movie nights, etc.
Cooking / shopping
Helping with Tourists
Help with Computers / internet
Spanish and exposure to the local indigenous community.
Update on 4/30/2019: In need of last-minute general staff and yoga teacher, looking for people to start ASAP!
General Work Exchange Staff--Minimum 1 month
Approximately 25 hours per week in exchange for accommodation, daily breakfast, discounted food and drinks, free yoga, free transportation to and from town, and use of kitchen + common space in main house. About half of the weekly hours will be spent leading group activities for our guests (hikes, bonfire, games, movie night, hookah, etc). The other half can be spent helping out with small projects around the property. You must be highly motivated, outgoing, creative, and passionate about the outdoors. Exceptional social skills and customer service are required. Customer experience is our highest priority.
We are primarily interested in those who, in addition to being especially friendly and having strong social skills, can contribute with art, music, surf lessons, photography, baking, social media, carpentry, electrical work, yoga / physical training, performance, or some other specialized skill.
We offer 50% commission for massage therapists and yoga instructors.
Work Exchange Coordinator
This position is available to for work exchange staff who have already been in the program for 2-4 weeks. It involves all of the same responsibilities as the normal work exchange staff, with an additional management role. The coordinator will be responsible for the staff schedule, training of new staff, responding to staff applications, and finding the following coordinator. In exchange for the additional responsibility, the coordinator will receive a private room and a weekly stipend at the bar and restaurant.
If you've ever dreamed about living / working on the beach for a couple of months with a crew of beautiful, fun people, send us a message!
This host offers accommodation and payment.
Bungalows, Safari Style Tents, Dorm Cabins
Unless you are highly qualified in a trade (gardening / landscaping, construction, painting, design), we cannot accept less than a 1 month commitment. Thank you for understanding!
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week