We love friendly people to help us as our family in Thakhaek district, Laos



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  • Description


    Hello all,

    My name is Bounlisth. I am a 38 years old married man with 3 sons. Myself and my family are running 2 businesses, such as a travel agency in Thakhaek district, Khammouane province and a hotel which is one hour drive away from Thakhaek. Our hotel, located near by Namthuen reservoir, set within a breathtaking nature and peaceful environment is a perfect spot for travelers tired of hustle and bustle of busy cities.


    Cheerful volunteers looking for a feel-like-home atmosphere:)


    -people keen on marketing and social media, able to help us to advertise our business both the resort and travel agency;
    -web designer - we need to create a website for our travel agency and the resort,
    -graphic designers,
    -interior designer; for suggestion to beautify the resort
    -painters, or handy man
    -once we have all set, we will need a yoga teacher as well (for now we are not looking for one, though).
    -we also need people who have travel agency background, whom can help us with our travel agency business related matters
    - teach basic english with the staffs and or my eldest son

    Hope to hear from you soon! We look forward to meet you

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Get yourself to Nakai district, Khammouan province, Laos, then our driver will pick you up from your place and will drive you to our resort.
    You will learn a lot of different our cultural and our life style, you will be excited to help and interact with our local staff.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    At our resort and travel agency, we are looking for social people who want to learn more about Laos culture, within this you could be:

    Helping in promoting/ web designing, graphic design help
    Helping to talk with arrival tourist to come to buy ticket and to stay at our hotel
    Helping to boost our business by promoting online, marketing etc...
    Helping our local staff improve their English.
    Helping with small building projects.
    Helping with marketing such as designing advertisements and replying to emails.
    Advising tourists on areas and survey new tourist site and recommend to traveler and being social with our guests.
    Help with sharing your interior design skills on beautifying the resort.
    Help to teach English to my staffs and or my eldest son

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Thai: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    You will be staying in one of our dorms which has access With Air-condition and share bathroom.
    3 meals a day will be provided. In the spirit of sharing Lao culture, you will be having meals with us as part of the family.
    Free wifi throughout the Resort.
    Free coffee and mineral water is also available throughout the day.
    You may also join in the many activities that we do in our chores daily.

    1) For vegetarian/vegan - we may provide you the vegetables, and you may prepare your own meals accordingly.
    2) For religion/lifestyle (food restriction) - specify in your message request on your meal preferences, as it may not comply exactly to Lao cuisines, but we may be of an assistance for your needs.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    During your time off you can explore nature, fishing, trekking to mountains visit villager, caves and waterfalls. As well as this our local staff are always around and talkative!

    There is a local market (morning/night) nearby, walking distance from the resort, if you wish to get your daily necessities.

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 186451981161