Live and help at a family run hostel in Tena, Ecuador

Country

Ecuador

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    Last activity

    23/09/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    Our hostel in Tena, Ecuador, means "beautiful flower" in Quechua. The owners Marcia and Pablo, and their daughter Jehieli are happy to help you with everything they can to make your stay in Tena an unforgettable experience. The hostel is located in a quiet residential area, just a few minutes away from the Tena bus terminal. We have 12 bed rooms and can accommodate up to 20 people. The ambience is relaxed and welcoming and you will feel at home and as a part of the family. Pablo often takes everyone out to enjoy one of the beautiful places in and around Tena.

    For further infromation and better information about your stay, please drop us a message on Workaway.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will be immersed into the life of an ecuadorian family, practicing speaking spanish with us, learning about customs in Ecuador, local food and the amazon region whilst still having contact to other travellers and being able to converse about individual experiences and making new friends.

  • Help

    Help

    We require help with improving our online presence (Facebook, Instagram, Hostelworld, Booking, etc.) help with making beds and cleaning rooms, receiving guests, painting the hostel, gardering, construction, teaching the daughter some English, etc.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Bed in shared dorm or possibly a private room with a single bed (both options have private bathroom and fan).

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Tena is the gateway to the amazon rainforest, you can explore the town easily on foot, the Tena river is a 10 minute walk away and offers beautiful walks and little beaches to relax on. You can jump on a local bus and explore the nearby town of Misahualli with it's monkeys, visit the beautiful laguna azul, go for a bike ride to the cascadas Latas, take a bus to nearby Baños (3 hours away) or just simply relax in a hammock on our chill out terrace overlooking Tena and the mountains. Tena is also known as one of the best white water rafting destinations in South america, the rivers are simply stunning. Life in Tena is cheaper than in other parts of Ecuador and the public transport is reliable and very affordable.

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 HOURS A DAY. IN 2 WEEKS 3 FREE DAYS

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