Mingle with our guests and learn about local culture in Dikwella, Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka

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    22/09/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    We own a Seafood Restaurant & Beach Chalets in Sri Lanka in Dikwella. We’ve got an amazing beach and our restaurant and chalets got such an chilled out vibe. Ideal for safe sea bathing, snorkelling, spot sea turtles or to chill. We have two ocean swings that is such a hit in instagram. The place is co-owned by three professionals: a Medical Doctor, an Engineer and an Operations Manager. We have 4 chalets with a unique design and a hostel. Looking for volunteers who could help us improve our services with their feedback and expereince.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Dikwella is such a unique location with so much diverse things to offer. You get a chance to mingle with our guests who are from all over the world and to work with our staff and learn about Sri Lankan culture, customs and way of life. Learn about our food and our hospitality. If you are planning on higher studies in Medicine/ Engineering or Software Engineering make this as an opportunity to get some exposure working with our partners too.

  • Help

    Help

    Guest relations, train our staff so they could improve as we try to recruit from the community to empower deserving youth. Support us in training on areas such as house keeping or willing to sing on selected days if you have a good voice or can play an instrument, become yoga teachers, artists who are keen to do some wall art or give us ideas to implement sustainable projects with the community.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a hostel so you can either stay here or accommodation can be provided at the nearby campsite managed by us at the highest point in Dickwella. Camps are equipped with tents and mattresses and are on 8ft wooden decks. You can have staff meals which is authentic Sri Lanka rice and curry or you could cook for us your traditional meals too!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There are so many things around Dikwella that you should visit and experience. Snorkelling, sea bath, swimming with turtles, surfing, visit the world’s secod largest blowhole, Sri Lanka’s largest seated Buddha statue, whale watching and the list is never ending. Sri Lanka is a small island so you could travel to any place within few hours! We are happy to take you around too if that fits our schedule

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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