Join us and volunteer in San Rafael Mendoza, Argentina.

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Argentina

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    05/10/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a Family running a country hotel with 8 rooms a big pool, a finca with wineyards, olivetrees, plumtrees etc...and a lot of animals (dogs, horses, cats, lamas...) We are open all year long and we do offer our guests homemade breads, jams, sweets....
    We are 3 adult members that work in the hotel business doing every task needed, from administration to service. One is in charge of administration, reservations and check in and check out, other is in charge of cleaning and maintenance, other in charge of breakfast service and managing hotel supplies. We have a also a chef for customers service for lunch and dinners. And finally we have a person in charge of all agricultural job.
    Our finca is in the south of the Mendoza province and has a wonderfull view over the Andes.
    One important point. We are a non smoking family

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteers can enjoy a cultural exchange not only with Argentinian but Latin American traditions as well.
    We are a family that has traveled the world and lived for a long time in Europe and the United States before settling in San Rafael to carry out this family business where we want to share and learn about nature and ecological balance, through care and coexistence with farm animals and fruit production.
    Volunteers will be able to share the culinary art and the values ​​of a natural, healthy and balanced diet, considering the care of nature and its potentials such as energy and water, they will also have the opportunity to get involved in the management of the hotel and it's conception of Rural Hotel.
    If you wish, you can learn about crops in the more than 10 hectares of fruit production that the property has: vineyard, olive trees, nuts and plums among other fruits, and you can also practice horse riding and caring for horses.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for a person who wants to help in everything.
    cleaning rooms, feeding the animals, cleaning in and around the house, gardening.
    Some spanish is a must, knowledge of horseback riding is a plus...

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private room and bathroom
    All meals are incl. Horsebackriding and use of the pool too

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In their free time, volunteers can enjoy the hotel amenities, swimming pool, gardens lounge and enjoy the spectacular sunsets. Enjoy our books in English, German among others. Walks around the farm and at the season enjoy the fresh fruit directly from the trees.
    The city center is 12 km away and volunteers can take public transportation 20 minutes’ walk from the farm. Occasionally and according to the routine departures of the hotel’s vehicle, we can take them and/or pick them up to the city center. We have two bicycles that you can use for rides in the area.
    The surroundings of San Rafael are beautiful and appreciated by tourist. At their cost, volunteers can take excursions or services of sports activities such as tracking, rafting, horseback riding in the mountains and more.

  • 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?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4-5 hours

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