Social hosts, photographers and social media whizzes needed in Weligama, Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka

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  • Description


    Looking to stay in Sri Lanka a little longer, enjoy its beautiful beaches, surf & meet awesome like-minded people? Then we need you!

    Our hostel is made by backpackers for backpackers and combines both modern standards with a real family atmosphere!!

    We love meeting other travellers from all over the world & enjoy taking our hostel family for evenings on the beach, sunset surfs, family dinners & games nights!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    With an abundance of activities around Weligama there is loads to get stuck into including surfing, diving, snorkelling, whale watching, tea plantations, safaris and we can arrange moped hire and offer free bikes!

    We also have local members of staff who would be more than happy to help teach you some words of Sinhalese, learn about their culture or have our housekeeper Nalani cook you her famous rice & curry - we think its the best in town!!

  • Help


    We are looking for friendly, outgoing people to help us out with the following;


    We need 1-2 social hosts to plan and run daily social activities at the hostel & help create the social family vibe we pride ourselves on! Must be super outgoing, love meeting new people and happy running activities with groups of up to 20 people!

    Let us know any previous experience in hospitality/hosting!


    We are looking for someone to take awesome images of the hostel, daily hostel life, Sri Lankan vibes for our social media! Small videos/reels would also be an added bonus!

    Please send us examples of your work/social media experience!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Bunk Bed in a 4 or 6 bed dorm with en-suite and fan

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We will provide accommodation, use of a bicycle, use of the kitchen, water and of course there is always beers in the fridge!

    We want fun, like-minded people who don't take themselves too seriously, are up for a laugh & will join our close hostel family. We are always up for hanging out, sharing our travel & Sri Lanka experiences and having a few beers in the evenings and of course enjoying everything Sri Lanka has to offer!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 112156164823