Learn Japanese culture and help around our guesthouse in Kyoto, Japan




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  • Description


    We are located in central Kyoto city Western Japan and we are looking for a workawayer who can help us with all kind of hostel work (cleaning , reception work , check in guest and managing our booking sites, responding to emails from guests and others and other computers work

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Help in the house
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Kyoto city is the cultural capital of Japan.
    There is no better place then Kyoto to learn about the Japanese culture and meet other travellers.
    In our guesthouse the easy attitude of globetrotters and the local Japanese mentality mix and mingle and you will be emerged in a multicultural experience!

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

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    We are looking for new members to join us in kyoto
    *️️️️ Our team is from Japan and different other countries , If you are open-minded, friendly and like to meet people from all over the world, please join our team!
    -Must have work permit in Japan for example Working Holiday visa. You will be asked to show your passport when you come. Please only apply if you are able to stay minimum one month. Longer than one month is better for us.

    We usually don't host couples or two people who know each other. Shifts are usually done by one Workawayer so it's not possible for us to give you the same shift or the same days off.

    The work includes:
    -Cleaning the house
    -Answering guest questions
    -Helping guests if needed
    -Reception work and answering mail from guests
    -Analysing the data
    -Build a tool so we are able to analyse the data in the future ourselves
    -Help with Facebook and Instagram.

    Working hours are:
    - 4.5 hours a day + half an hour break, (with 8 days off a month)

    -One bed in the dorm and use of the kitchen at the guest house, a simple breakfast and 910 yen per hour

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Any is ok

  • Accommodation


    A bed in a dorm room with other guests 4pp/room to 6/pp/room and breakfast. We give you a free bed in a mix dorm room with curtain, laundry, full kitchen with cooking supplies and great Wi-Fi!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located in the center of Kyoto city, about 2 min walk from Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station, 1 min walk from the nearest bus stops,1 min walk from Umekoji Park, the biggest in Kyoto city, an aquarium and the biggest train museum in Japan. Kyoto food central market is 2 mins walk from our Guest house.

    If you wish to apply please send a message with the following information:
    -languages spoken
    -visa type and when does it expire
    -how long you wish to stay *️️️️️️️️minimum one month*️️️️️️️️
    -anything else you wish to tell

    We are looking forward to read you messages! :)

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • 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

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