Located on the beachfront clear waters of Laguna de Apoyo crater lake, our Hotel offers relaxing, tropical & beautiful accommodations nestled in the midst of one of Nicaragua’s most scenic national reserves.
Volunteers are invited to read and nap on any of the hammocks slung throughout the grounds, lounge by the pool with a drink from our fully-stocked bar, or sun-bathe on our elevated deck before cooling off in one of the most beautiful, unique swimming locations in the world – the now extinct Apoyo Volcano crater lake.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Computers/ Internet
An exceptional experience meeting new people from all over the world and enjoying the beautiful weather, nature and animals in the extincted Apoyo Volcano that is now a crater with a lake, where you can have fun on clear waters by doing kayaking, paddle boarding or just swim all day. You will also work and share a lot of time with Nicaraguan people every day, practicing and improving your Spanish.
Must of the help required will be in the reception. We are looking for someone (male / female) bilingual (English & Spanish), that can help out taking reservations, answering phone calls in Spanish, greeting arriving guest, answering online reservations and other chores that involve taking care of our guests.
Spanish is a must, to be able to communicate with the local guest and answering the phone.
However during the some days of the week the flow of people visiting the hotel is not really big on these months, so the volunteers can help on helping with some hotel maintenance and gardening.
All type of help is acceptable here, we are really flexible and communinivative to work, and all your ideas are welcome too.
Please take in consideratin that the
Minimum length of stay is 4-5 weeks.
We offer a bed in a shared or private room. We also offer 3 nice meals per day, (including your 2 days off at week), 2 free drinks for lunch and dinner, since the breakfast is a buffet that includes 3 types of drinks, plus GREAT bar discounts ;)
Use of the paddle boards and kayaks, free laundry and discount on private taxi friends of the hotel. Moreover there are some extra tips shared monthly.
And during the 2 days at week you can enjoy exploring Nicaragua and its beautiful beaches, lakes and volcanos around.
Laguna de Apoyo is very well located, only 15 minutes from Granada, 15 minutes from Masaya, 1,5 hr from San Juan del Sur and 1 hour from San Jorge where you take the ferry to Ometepe. If you are looking into traveling to explore the countryside we are willing to arrange working hrs in order to have a flexible 5 days on and 2 days off schedule.
On your time off you can relax, swimm, explore the area, and if you have experience enough I could train you to become a diving guide to take guest our diving in the crater.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
30 hours maximum a week