Come and help mom & kids in a Farm House, Cartago, Costa Rica


Costa Rica

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    We are located in Tucurrique a few minutes from Turrialba, we have a spectacular view from the mountains towards the active Turrialba Volcano, La Marta Biological Reserve, La Angostura Hydroelectric Dam. The area offers wonderful rivers, rafing, kayak experiences, also a walk in a Natural Protected Reserve.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Learn about the different sustainable ways of living, language exchange. Learn and explore the benefits of tropical fruits and crops and also be intouch with farm animals. Natural Therapy, healing techniches.

  • Help


    We need help mainly to help watch out the 2 kids, they are very playful, respectful and understanding they need help on watching them play and make sure they are safe all around the farm area. Please we need to confirm your real experience with kids or babies. Its necesary requirement to proove the real experience with kids. We also need to keep toys together and floors cleaned. Outdoors, gardening, animal mantainance, general cleaning and mantainance of our home. House mantainance also means cleaning the toilet and shower that volunteers use. Animal mantainance also means clean dirt and poop with shovel arround garden areas. Keep dog water and food plates in order.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    We will offer one of the camping tents available. We will offer mattress and pillow, close access to independent toilette and shower. Free wifi. Volunteers must help with their expenses separately when we travel and away from the farm going to restaurants and outdoor Tours.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live 4 Km away from the bus stop and closest supermarket in Las Vueltas de Tucurrique, that means its 15 min away by car or motorcycle from the bus stop, or 45 min walk. We are 5km away from Pejivaye River, where you can swim. We dont usually go down to the town every day. *️️️️*️️️️*️️️️The transportation is not included, that means if you need ride or taxi service you need to arrange it separately or choose to walk. We really appreciate privacy and we need our private space and time with our family and time for babycare and rest after your hour shift or work. For you enyoing the time off, i can think about reading and studying in the 360 peacefull view, rest near the water eye sound, mountain walk, sight seeing, wood fire cooking, star and moon sights, paint, take pictures. We can arrange a weekend day tour for rafting at a discount price, you can go for a walk in the natural reserve for wild birds and animals sight, swim in the rivers, eat local typical food in the little town. Explore the Turrialba city (30 min away by bus or car). We are also 1 hour 40 min away from San Jose main city 56km aprox.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • 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

    5 hours/day, 5 days/week maximum

Host ref number: 583356272592