Family run restaurant and bar in Co Mayo, the west of Ireland

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  • Last activity: 28/01/2023



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    We are a busy family run restaurant and bar with accommodation situated in a rural, tranquil coastline in the west of Ireland (County Mayo).



    Minimum length of stay is 3 months due to time put into training, getting set up with payment etc.

    Those who can stay longer will be prioritised.

    We offer PAID employment (full time work - up to 40 hours a week.) (Irish minimum wage which is €10.50 an hour)

    We can only take individuals with hospitality experience and who are over twenty four years old.

    *Individual must have relevant visa to be able to work within the EU*

    We are located near beaches, golf course, mountains, hill walking and the Great Western Greenway (cycle track) runs alongside our business. We have bikes that we can offer to our workawayers if needed. We are located along a bus route that you can go to Newport, Westport, Castlebar on (the local towns) We have a young, vibrant, fun workforce and would love to host workawayers to increase our diversity within the business!

    Please do bear in mind that we are located in the countryside! If you do not like rural areas then this is not for you.

    Furthest west you can go in Ireland, along the beautiful Irish coastline & the Atlantic Ocean!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They will get to experience living in a rural setting in the west of Ireland and the opportunity to integrate into our local community. They will be introduced to new foods & Drinks within the West of Ireland, with culinary traditions of our eating habits, sharing different ideas, cultures, music, languages and stories.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    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.

  • Help


    We are asking for workawayers to help out in different areas of our business such as:


    - Do not write to us unless you have experience and qualifications in these areas.

    Bar/Waiting Staff : Greeting guests and taking drink and food orders. Staying attentive to the needs of guests in the dining area. Delivering food & drink from the kitchen/bar to the guests. Ensuring the food order is made correctly by kitchen staff and looks presentable for guests.

    Accommodation: Performing cleaning activities such as mopping, sweeping, dusting, polishing, and vacuuming. Ensuring that every room is cleaned to a high standard and inspected. Making sure that there are always enough cleaning supplies. Protecting and maintaining equipment.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    One shared house with five bedrooms at the back of the restaurant

    One shared house with 4 bedrooms, a 10 minute cycle / 15 - 20 minute walk from the restaurant (we provide bikes for the workawayers)

    All houses are equipped with items in the kitchen, WiFi, tv’s

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Surfing, snorkling, hiking, cycling, walking, golfing, swimming. We are surrounded by nature. - Sea, mountains, forests - a bit of everything!

    We are located 10 miles from Westport town which has an active tourist influx during summer months as well as a popular nightlife destination. 4km from the nearest village, 8km from the nearest town - bikes are provided so you can cycle there as the staff house is located along the cycle track! Achill island, Croagh Patrick, galway (1 and a half hours away),

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have a car park located across from our business in which you can park your campervan if you need.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    full time work (up to 40 hours a week depending on the season. we pay the Irish minimum wage (€10.50 an hour)

Host ref number: 634138268681

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