Come and help us with some small projects in Oaxaca, Mexico



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    The team is Mary and I (Jasper).
    Mary is from Oaxaca. She is also a spanish teacher and know everything about Oaxaca.
    Jasper is dutch and lives in Oaxaca. From origan a Project manager, DJ and a chef.

    We just started our project. We have a house and 5 private rooms and one dorm for rent. On top of the house is a big terrace with a view over Oaxaca City and the mountains. This terrace contains 2 bars and we are trying to start a bar/restaurant idea here.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Helping with Tourists
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Feel welcome in our house. We are a very divers business and there are many things to do and learn.

    Things we provide in Oaxaca are;
    - Possibility to practice Spanish or/and English with Mary or Jasper.
    - You can experience how it is to run an Hostel/hotel
    - Learn cooking and develope recipes with Jasper who is a cook
    - Get to know Oaxaca and the culture
    - Learn about Mezcal. We have our own Mezcal brand
    - Learn the Oaxaca cuisine
    - Make art projects. We are always looking for creative people.
    - Help think about new ideas to make our house a better place
    - Discover the city and nature around

  • Help


    We just started a bnb in the centre of Oaxaca and we are still devoloping. We are looking for people who;
    - can paint and can do small construction
    - painting, decoration experts
    - people who like to make art projects in the house
    - Social media experts
    - Photographer
    - etc.

    Cooking for the guest is not one of the help required.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Spanish, English, Dutch

  • Accommodation


    Sleep in our dorm. Food provided on working days for morning and lunch.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Oaxaca is a beautiful and cultural city. There are many things to discover and we know all about this.
    Also the surounding is beautiful and there are many nice tours you can do. Also Oaxaca is a good place from where you can continue your travel to the mountains, beaches, or take a bus or plane to other places in Mexico.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 346183433858