Help us develop our place and discover life in Leon, Nicaragua

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  • Last activity: 2 Jul 2024

Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello!! Welcome to our hostel in beautiful Leon, Nicaragua. Our hostel was established in June 2019 and we are SO GRATEFUL to remain standing. Our vision is to offer our guests a fun, social & chill atmosphere with a bar/restaurant on the side.

    Hostel amenities: Garden, hammocks, pool & beer pong tables, adult size Jenga, yoga area, dining area, Shared Kitchen (hours posted), communal seating area, free water/coffee, Bar/American Eatery, free Wifi/lockers, privacy curtains, Private rooms & Dorms w breakfast included, free linen/towels, laundry services, tour/shuttle services

    Situated in the vibrant city centre of Leon, our hostelโ€™s structure has stood the test of times for more than 80 years and our guests LOVE it! so, we want to preserve it. Our style is laidback with an artsy interior. We are a SOCIAL & CHILL VIBES ONLY crew and we LOVE music so it is definitely a background must. OCCASIONALLY, weโ€™ll host entertaining events such as; game night tournaments or live music nights. Our staff is bilingual in English/Spanish, super friendly, eager to help our guests and they LOVE working with our volunteers!

    So, what are you waiting for? Help our hostel stand out. Awaken your creativity and help us grow. Welcome to your home away from home Spotter!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our staff is mostly Nicaraguans, bilingual in English/Spanish and very much familiar with the culture, people and generalities of the town.

    Not only will you learn more about our hostel and what itโ€™s like to run a small business. You will also have the opportunity to meet/network with other agencies and sister hostels to help you better understand how the people of Leon work together in order to thrive. Some of these agencies/hostels offer our volunteers discounts.

    Anything you want to learn or do in Leon, we will do our best to make that happen!

  • Help

    Help

    Our priority is our guests aka Spotters!! While you are here, you are a part of the team. Please help us ensure our guests positive feedback ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ

    1) HOSTEL ACTIVITIES ๐Ÿป
    Weโ€™ll need your help to both ORGANIZE & LEAD the hostel activities. Create your own or stick to familiarity such as BBQ night. We are open to new ideas.

    2) MUST TAKE PHOTOS 4 OUR SOCIAL MEDIA ACCTS ๐Ÿ“ธ
    includes but not limited too: Guests, staff, activities, tours, city sites, beaches, street art, hostel. **1-2 pics DAILY, share to our WhatsApp number (to be provided)

    3) LIGHT HOUSEKEEPING ๐Ÿงน
    This area is always a DAILY priority. Mandatory House Keeping hours posted: 11-2pm (stow belongings)

    4) DIY PROJECTS & MAINTENANCE ๐Ÿ› ๏ธ
    Help us upkeep our hostel. Your creative ideas are encouraged as long as they are within budget.

    5) SPECIAL TALENTS ๐Ÿ“ฃ
    Influencer? Expert on social media? Yoga instructor? Musical talent? Express yourself & Collab with us!


    Lastly, must be SPONTANEOUS, FRIENDLY & SOCIAL, GOOD COMMUNICATOR & GO W THE FLOW!! โœŒ๐Ÿฝ

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We offer you sleeping accommodations in our mixed dorm which includes: a bunk bed, closet space, lockers, wall/floor fan, shared bathroom/shower, towels/linen included. In addition: Free meals, shared kitchen (hours posted) laundry service, daily house keeping, free wifi. Security on-site

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    During your free time we will provide you with information on the dos and don'ts of Nicaragua. Itโ€™s always a good idea to learn about the cities transportation and how to get around safely.

    We'll share with you some of the best local sites to visit such as restaurants and local food vendors. Other sites such as museums, local parks, baseball field, local theatre, casinos, etc. You will also have the opportunity to experience our most exhilarating tourist attraction, volcano boarding! If thatโ€™s not your flavor, thereโ€™s tons of hikes, beaches, surf camps, over night camping tours, water parks and much more to do.

    We will also provide you with information on shuttle tours to surrounding cities/countries like Granada, San Juan del Sur, El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We have tables/chairs front of the house, plenty wall sockets, communal/seating areas. Good wifi connection. Most productive time is before noon.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours/day, 5 days/week

Host ref number: 125383651829

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