Help at our Eco Hostal in Copacabana, on Lake Titicaca, Bolivia



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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    We own an Eco Hostal where we offer a range of comfortable, affordable quality accommodations with themed rooms, green space for camping. We live in harmony with the environment, we reuse rainwater, and recycle 90% of our waste. Our Hostal includes our Vegan/vegetarian Flower of life restaurant. We have space for Yoga, Meditation and Dance. The Hostal focus includes and encourages Holistic and Spiritual inquiry and practice. We are looking for like minded people to help with the continued success and running of the Hostal. The Hostal property is a smoke and alcohol free area.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our volunteers will gain experience in areas vegan cooking, how to be in balance with health and nutrition. Building, maintaining and working with a new nutrient system with our hydroponic growing area. Developing and expanding our urban agriculture and vegetable growing capacity for our Vegan/Vegetarian restaurant. As well as living in a vibrant and peaceful Hostal atmosphere, and interacting with our constant stream of like minded travelers who are attracted to coming to stay at Hostal.

  • Help


    We have 6 specific work areas and space for 4 people, that means the people we are seeking are multi talented and have 2 or more skills to contribute.
    A reception person, working with greeting and checking in customers. This person should speak English (and other languages are useful) and includes using computer.
    An experienced Yoga teacher who also has experience with vegan and vegetarian cooking.
    A gardener to help expand our garden and food production for our restaurant. This person has gardening/planting/harvesting skills.
    A person with Bio Construction skills to build a gas collection system from our compost. This person has mechanical skills and welding skills would be useful.
    An experienced and creative artist (with art work to show us) who can add to the continuing art mural themes of our rooms and hostel.
    We are also seeking a Massage therapist.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Dorm rooms with shared bathrooms. 24hr hot water. Wifi

    We offer vegan food three times a day in exchange for volunteering. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Always feeding balanced with the amount of nutrients and protein needed.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are on the shores of Lake Titicaca, so there are activities to enjoy on the lake. Visiting the Moon and Sun islands, kayaking, and walking the lake shore and surrounding hills. We give the volunteers opportunities to take special trips around Copacabana.

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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?

    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: 566786446321