Work and live in a Paradise of a car free island Morro De São Paulo



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    We are a semi-retired German/Brasilien couple living in the beautiful Car-free Island Morro De São Paulo .In the house we have two cats one parrot, dog and a familie of Mankyes in the garden and
    up to 14 guests in 6 Apartments.
    Morro De São Paulo is the small village with out cars and is a very popular tourist destination in Brasil.
    2009 I built in my garden a small bed & breakfast pousada with 6 apartments plus one apartment for you.
    35m above and 200m from the sea in the central and quiet part of Fonte Grande / Porto de Cima but only 300m fare from the town square.
    They guest live in one of the 6 very nice and modern furnished apartments (Bed & Breakfast). In the middle of nature . The 2 apartment houses ar embedded in a 2100sqm tropical garden, with many domestic animals of all kinds, Parrots, hummingbirds, monkeys.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    For those who are interested in learning or practicing languages , this is an excellent opportunity since we have many customers from all around the world! Our Pousada is also an excellent base for those who want to discover Bahia nature and original culture (Capoeira- school).

  • Help


    We are seeking volunteers to provide excellent customer service. We are looking for volunteers who are fluent in spanish or portugis with a working knowledge of English. Volunteers will receive customers at reception, make them feel at home and provide help if needed during their stay. We also ask that volunteers help with cleaning, sorting and replying to email inquiries, and assist me of management the Reservation System.
    Speak with the guests in Spanish / Portuguese or English is very important, not perfect but enough to give information and make simple conversations at breakfast time
    In June we have closed, we need no help.
    From April to September we need help more in the garden and renovate the house .

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Separate Apartment with small kitchen and bathroom,
    breakfast you will get with us.
    Free wi-fi

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    the main activities of Morro De São Paulo
    Surf, kitesurfing, Windsurfing, Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling and Scuba Diving and party

    ...a village with no cars, an island where there are no banks and no worries. A place with an intense nightlife and paradisaical beaches. You will find that in Morro de Sao Paulo, located in the Tinharé island, just about 60 kilometers south of Salvador, Bahia. To get there you must travel 2,5 hours by catamaran boat .

    Some of the beaches of Morro de Sao Paulo are named due to their order in the coast. The First Beach is very close to the village and become very popular between the villagers. The Second Beach is all about partying. There are people playing capoeira, frescobol and soccer during the day and having party all night long. In the Third Beach you can take a boat to visit neighbor islands. The Fourth Beach is very peaceful, quite like the Gamboa Beach. It is also surrounded by ecological paradises:

  • A little more information

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 441527662231