Come and help in our lodge and kite school at Óbidos lagoon, Portugal



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This listing is a Last minute host. They have let us know that they are looking for help immediately as well as at other times of the year.

 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

  • Description


    Are you looking for a cool place to combine work and holidays and you are passionate about water sports and nature?
    We are looking for enthusiastic staff to help us keep house & the administration tidy.

    If you this is you, then send us a message and we'll contact you soon

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    - Free accommodation in our staff dorm
    - Breakfast
    - Pocket money (€ 50,- per week)
    - Flat water and steady on shore wind conditions in Óbidos lagoon
    - Beaches for wave surfing on a quick car drive
    - Be part of a friendly and enthusiastic team

    We really enjoy sharing our lodge and passion for water sports with our staff.
    And so we’re very happy to let motivated staff participate in our kite courses, bbq’s, etc whenever we have availability.

  • 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


    We're looking for someone who:
    - can communicate in English (big plus if you can speak German as well)
    - is able to stay for at least 3 weeks with us
    - is not afraid of getting your hands dirty
    - has a general sense of responsibility
    - has a proactive attitude
    - some experience in hospitality is a big plus
    - has some basic cooking skills for breakfast ( scrambled eggs etc).
    - Is neat & tidy!

    This year we're looking for people to help us in a flexible way (we have a rotation for our helpers). So depending on the day we will ask you to help in the following area's:

    1. Household
    You will help providing the general needs of the lodge. This includes help in the household with cleaning, making rooms ready for check ins, prepare breakfast for guests etc.

    2. Office
    You will help us to make sure our administration is up to date, do check-ins and check-outs for our guests.

    3. Maintenance
    Help with changing lamps, de-weeding the garden, painting the fence, etc

    4. Cooking
    Every week we will host a BBQ and/or Pizza night, the recipes are simple enough so that everyone will be able to assist

    Additionally: in case you have specific skills like photography, blogging, social media or anything creative to add to our humble business we're very interested to plan some hours per week in for you to continue your hobby!

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    The accommodation is in our 4 beds staff dorm.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are looking for helpers staying 1 month.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 544474187881