Hello My name is Riccardo
Let me tell you a little bit about Boaonda guest house we based in Portugal, Peniche, around one hour from Lisbon.
Our Guesthouse has 9 eco style rooms with wooden finishings, where people can totally disconnect from the world and soak up the Portuguese sun the guest house attracts surfers of all levels, yogis, and chilled guests.
The town Praia da Consolação is an old fishing village with plenty of cafes, fish restaurants, fruit and vegetable shops. Also, we are 5-10 minutes drive or (30 minutes run on the beach ) from Peniche the more lively part of town.The beach is very close you can hear and see it from the guest house.
Cooking / shopping
Help in the house
Workawayers can spend time meeting new people and learning Portuguese or Italian (the owner is Italian).
Learning or refining surf and yoga skills.
This host offers accommodation and payment.
We are looking for help and the key skills we would like are the following.
Breakfasts housekeeper - Have you worked in the housekeeping world? as the day can consist of cleaning rooms, bedding changes, general up keeping of the guest house or have u experience in cooking, baking.... preparing breakfasts with healthy products with an eye on details??
Previous experience and driving license are a plus.
It is very important that you fit the main key skills as we receive a lot of applications and as we are a surf and yoga guest house we need active candidates.
When applying please highlight your main skill. We ask for 4/5 hours help, 5 days per week, and the workawayer will receive a bed, breakfast, yoga, and surf.
English, Portuguese, Italian, French
A cozy comfortable bed in a 3-bed women's only room, linen, and towels, fresh breakfast, tea and coffee, 24h wifi will be provided, use of bicycles, (use of the car MAY be provided). The guesthouse has a large and fully equipped kitchen with a fridge ,microwave ,oven and blender. The Workawayers will have an individual storage space and the complete access to the kitchen.
Sometimes the guesthouse can get cold at night due to being located by the beach so it is a good idea to bring a mixed selection of jumpers/ coat and summer clothes.
All basic facilities fresh fruit and vegetable supermarket, pastry shop, cafè, bazar, restaurants, beautiful wine are here around. The beach is just a few steps far, so in your free time you can chill out on the beach, surfing, visit the surroundings. There is a bus stop just in front of the guesthouse.
Work aways will be able to join in on some of the surf lessons provided for guests, Riccardo will provide surfboard and wetsuit etc.
Work aways will be invited to join yoga classes, we have bicycles, a skateboard and a guitar at reception we love a chilled out atmosphere.
Breakfast is also provided.I am a kind host that wants you to look after my new business, take care of my belongings and it makes me happy to see you enjoying your time here in Peniche.
All basic facilities (little supermarket, pastry shop, cafè, bazar, restaurants) are here around. The beach is just few steps far, so in their free time workawayers can chill out on the beach, surfing, visit the surroundings. There is a bus stop just in front of the guesthouse.
Fly to Lisbon
Then short taxi to the bus station Sete Rios located by the zoo
Take the bus to Peniche
It is a good idea to download mapsme and save Boanda guest house, the bus will arrive at Peniche but you will get off at the last very stop.
Then you will be picked up by Riccardo or one of the team .
Thank you for applying
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week