Hostel in Negombo looking for volunteers, Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka

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  • Description


    We are a hostel in Negombo close to the Bandranayake International Airport(CMB) and having few dorm beds and a private room. We have an amazing team and looking for few volunteers who can help us managing the property and assist us on day to day work in the hostel. In return we expect to offer stay, food and other entertaining options available on premises.I need minimum 10 days stay here helping us on some paintings. cleaning and managing property. Loads of things to share with a beer in the hostel rooftop

    Here is our staff details,

    3 Permanent employees Madu, Gee and Mala and 1Volunteer(Marcello from Spain) already being with us.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    In return we are happy to provide dedicated dorm bed space for the workawayer and breakfast and dinner for free. lunch can be cooked in our common kitchen and loads of beer to be shared in our amazing lagoon view rooftop with some funny stories. Language is another factor we are looking forward to exchange with foreigners. Also to create good PR with the guests being more friendly to them so our guests feels like homely.

  • Help


    Helping hand for day to day activities at the hostel and keeping the vibe at the place.
    1. Helping with administration of hostel.
    2. Greet and meet with guests.
    3. Paintings and setup inside the Hostel.
    4. Organizing events on premises like BBQ Nights/Movie Nights and invite people to it
    5. Creating PR with guests.

    We are so close to airport and a hostel just 5 months old. So we do believe there is plenty of opportunity to grow for us and we honestly need help from travellers to help us think like a traveler in order to meet our future guests stay makes better.
    So we are expected the workawayer to help us on marketing, organizing events where guests prefer like movie nights/BBQ nights etc.

  • Accommodation


    Dedicated Dorm Bed space in our staff dorm or one of the guest dorm

    Breakfast and dinner for free. Lunch can be cooked in the common kitchen and all other snacks, tea, coffee also will be served free.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    They can travel around the city, beach, fish market, shopping places etc.

  • 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

  • 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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Host ref number: 322849599676