Discover Norwegian culture in our guesthouse/hostel by a fjord in western Norway



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 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

  • Description


    We are a couple that run a guesthouse/hostel and small scale juiceproduction in our fruitgarden by the fjord in western Norway. Every year we have people helping us with running the hostel, doing gardenwork, and helping with the juiceproduction. We also have a big ecological vegetable garden, and this is a livestyle project for us. We offer a unique oppourtunity to do varied work while living in a very beautiful landscape.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Being part of a team, working both indoors and outside, learning a lot about fruit and berry production at a small scale. In the hostel you can meet trevelers from all over the world. Our place is situated in a small village that allows you to take part of the life in the village. But - Norwegian culture is all a about being outside - and tehre are plenty of oppourtunities for that.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    Picking berries according to season, various garden work like weeding, planting and taking care of vegetables. We try to vary the work.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Norwegian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    A shared room in a small new house/tent in high season

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    As we run a hostel we have lot of tips and possibilities for hiking and biking at the doorstep. Our village, Solvorn, is a peaceful place by the fjord, right across from the UNESCO stavechuch at Urnes. The glacier Nigardsbreen is also close by. There is also a nice beach 5 minutes away:)

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    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

    5 hours a day 5 days a week

Host ref number: 444393865739