Volunteer at our hostel in beautiful and bohemian Punta del Diablo, Uruguay

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Uruguay

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    21/09/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a hostel in beautiful and bohemian Punta del Diablo, Uruguay. We are open all year round and pride ourselves on being a place where staff and guests alike feel as though they are connecting not just with a place, but becoming part of the family. In winter, the town is quiet however we have guests that are looking for a relaxing place where they can enjoy ample beaches, a sleepy fishing village and the surrounding nature.
    During summer ( December through March ) the village become a busy spot for surfers and beach lovers.
    We are looking for volunteers who would like to join our family throughout the year, in a place where we can share this unique experience!!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Other
    Help in the house
    Helping with Tourists
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Chance to explore and experience a beautiful country in South America. Learn or improve your Spanish. Meet people from all over the world. Learn to surf. Enjoy life in this unique beach village! Have fun with us!!!

  • Help

    Help

    May through October: We are looking for help with cooking, reception, housekeeping and general help.
    We have a volunteer staff of 5-8 people during the winter so a friendly, easy-going, fun, positive, team first attitude is a must.

    We all help out around the hostel doing whatever needs to be done during the day. Not a lot of typical "set-hours/specific work" type days for us. We all pitch in to do the chores then enjoy the rewards of spending some time in a quiet beach town during off season. Guest interaction is a must.

    This is a great opportunity to meet backpackers from all over the world and have fun while helping out around the hostel.

    We prefer longer commitments (4-6 weeks or longer) but are always willing to accommodate the right person.
    English is a must and Spanish is obviously helpful. Portuguese is a plus as well.
    Also, German or French would be a plus.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English and Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Shared accommodations in the hostel. 8 bed shared dorms.
    We have limited or no private quarters available during the winter months.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

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