Discover the unique Southern coast of Albania, helping at our hostel!



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 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

  • Description


    We are looking for volunteers all year. 4 weeks minimum but giving preference to those who can stay longer!

    Our hostel is located in the center of Himara town, just 5min from the main town beach. Himara is mostly a beach destination but as it is surrounded by amazing nature and landscape the hostel stays open all year round. Milto restored his family stone house and has been running the hostel sine 2012.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

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    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    There is a big garden area around the hostel full of citrus and oranges trees. We also organise hiking and bike tours to nearby villages, grow our own vegetables in our small garden. Other members of the family include our super friendly dog Bataria and some cats.

  • Help


    We need help for various jobs. Mainly we ask help at the reception (check in and check out), and the house. We also have a big garden where you can let your creativity speak (street art on the fences for examples). The hostel also has one dog and a couple of cats that you will have to feed once a day. So you have to love animals for sure :)

    We also have a new project, consisted on creating a camp site and vegetable garden in a place close to the hostel, surrounded by olive trees. At the moment it's from scratch and we are open to any idea for make this happen.

    Minimum stay, preferably, four weeks or longer. In return we are offering accommodation at the hostel and breakfast and supplies for lunch or dinner.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    albanian, greek, english

  • Accommodation


    Bed in a dormitory.

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    • 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

    Flexible - max 25 (4-5 hours per day/5 days per week)

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