Our family is running a hostel, its an old farm, situated on the beautiful island Öland east of The mainland of Sweden. Every spring , summer and fall we have people helping us with different chores at the hostel. Its a family hostel, Eco-friendly, near the sea with nice sand beaches.
Easy going atmosphere in a country location. We have a outdoor gym that helpers also can use.
Help for 5 hours a day. Then you can take of and explore the island using our bicycles. And 2 days totally free a week. Your own kitchen and a few bedrooms that you share with others.
Free sauna. There is another hostel a few km away that also have helpers and together we have some beach parties or other activities together. Welcome!
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
You meet a lot of people from many countries. You lern everything about running a hostel. Learn about Sweden and the Swedish culture, language. We make different Swedish food and cakes like cinnamon rolls. Celebrate Swedish days together like midsummer.
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.
We need help with cleaning, gardening, painting, decoration, repairing things, helping the hostel guests with different things. We have many projects going on so if you have new suggestions how to improve our hostel for exempel in sustainability we are happy.
Hope to extend our garden with more plants and maybe chickens and honeybees. Help 5 hours a day.
Two days free every week.
You can borrow bicycles and go to the beach or explore the island.
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.
We have a few bedrooms that the Workaways have for themselves, dormstyle. A kitchen only for helpers where you can cook. We help with the ingredients and sometimes we all cook together or have a barbecue party. We offer washing, bed linen and towels for free.
There is a bus service from Kalmar on the mainland going over the bridge and go all the way to the hostel, bus 101 . To Kalmar you can get to with plane or train from Copenhagen or Stockholm. There is also a low priced direct bus from Stockholm to the hostel
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
I have very good wifi in common areas at the hostel.
This host can provide space for campervans.
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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