Small family run hostel developing an ecological beehive/orchard project in Quito, Ecuador



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  • Beschreibung


    We are a Quito bed and breakfast hoping to build an ecological farm house located one hour away from our B&B,
    45 minutes away, in Pifo.

    We are looking for people to help us build and develop a beehive and vegetable orchard, a composting project as well as some house renovations.

    We are also looking for computer technicians, developers etc. and experts on online booking platforms to help us get more guests and online bookings flowing right! (i.e. prior experience working in a hostel) would be very helpful.

    If you are interested let us know


  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten
    Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof
    Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
    Betreuung von Tieren
    Hilfe mit Computer /Internet

  • UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    Keine Armut
    Kein Hunger
    Gesundheit und Wohlergehen
    Hochwertige Bildung
    Sauberes Wasser und Sanitärversorgung
    Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
    Menschenwürdige Arbeit und Wirtschaftswachstum
    Industrie, Innovation und Infrastruktur
    Weniger Ungleichheiten
    Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
    Nachhaltige Konsum- und Produktionsmuster sicherstellen
    Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
    Leben unter Wasser
    Leben an Land
    Frieden, Gerechtigkeit und starke Institutionen
    Partnerschaften zur Erreichung der Ziele
  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    You´ll get to see the other face of Quito, not only the city but it´s sorroundings, the hostel is estrategically located to have the most of the city life and the farm, 45 minutes away provides the perfect combination of nature, wonderful landscapes and rural towns for youe Quito experience to be as compleate as it gets.
    Join us to learn bee handling, organic orchard planting and chicken farming.

    Hope to see you soon, happy travels

  • Arbeit


    We are looking for volunteers who would like to get involved in the developement of a sustainable farm, (some construction and cleanig will be needed) the farm is located in Pifo. The farm is a 10-15 minute drive from the airport and approximately 45 minutes away (by bus) from downtown Quito.
    There house has a well equipped, 2 bedroom house where volunteers can stay. The house has a well equiped working kitchen and a bathroom.

    Our goal is to create an organic beehive orchard and a fruit and vegetable orchard. It is a work in progress and we are looking for people who can help hands on. Ideally you are a person who enjoys working outside, planting, skilled builder or farmer, someone who wants to experience the real culture of Quito's and it´s surroundings.

    We are open to including volunteers in family activities and helping them get to know Ecuadorian culture. There will be very little supervision as we are busy managing our bed and breakast, so we need clean and responsible individuals.

    During your stay in Quito we can provide meals but in Pifo, we can only help out with some groceries as we are not always there.

    We are also looking for people with computer and technical skills that can provide assitance with the online booking platforms for our hostel. We can arrange for these volunteers to stay in the bed and breakfast in Quito for the days working here.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    Deutsch: Fließend
    Englisch: Fließend
    Spanisch: Fließend

  • Unterkunft


    House: 2 bedrooms; 1 bathroom, livingroom and a kitchen

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    If you decide to work with the orchard, during your time here you will have public transportation very close by (4 blocks) to go to the city or any other places. There are lots of very nice mountains, hot spirngs and markets around.

    We are looking for proactive volunteers who want to be in a quiet enviroment to work with the land, plants and bees and with computer knowledge. I f you decide to work with online platforms - technical assistance you will stay in our bed and breakfast rooms in Quito in La Floresta neighborhood.

    If you are eager to meet another culture, work on the orchard and have skills with plantig, bees or computers you are a match to our project. We sure hope to learn from you and your culture as we share ours.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

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    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 249728523241