Practice your Spanish and Surfing and Help out in our Hostel in Pavones, Costa Rica

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Costa Rica

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    18/10/2018

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  • Description

    Description

    This is a hostel located in Pavones, Costa Rica. Pavones, located in southern Costa Rica, is a small surf town and home to the 2nd longest left in the world. The hostel itself is located centrally in town and about 3 to 5 minute walk to the beach. The hostel itself is small with a family like atmosphere. We are looking for a volunteer to help with the daily operations of the hostel. Hours and schedule are flexible, you will have ample opportunity to practice speaking Spanish or English, and you will have plenty of time to surf.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Helping with Tourists
    Other

  • Help

    Help

    We would want a volunteer who can commit for at least a month and be able to help 15 hours a week. Duties include working the reception desk, attending to the needs of the guests, light cleaning, keeping the kitchen clean, light work around the garden, and other small maintenance projects as they come up. Most guests speak English and an understanding of Spanish is also needed.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    While helping us here you will have ample opportunity to practice speaking Spanish and to focus on your surfing. You will also gain experience working in and operating a hostel with a diverse range of people from around the world, both traveling through the hostel and in the town itself.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English and Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    In exchange for helping here, you will receive free accommodation, free coffee, and free laundry.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    maximum 15 hours per week - no meals provided

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