Help up build/ fix stuff on our eco resort on the island of Bastimentos, Panama




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  • Description


    We are a young couple from Belgium in the process of growing a guesthouse into an eco resort on the island of Bastimentos. Our guesthouse is located 10 min by boat from bocas town and 20 min walk from the village of old bank. It is the closest solution from the village/town but offering lush greenery, space and a completely quiet environment. We have various little project going on but are looking for someone that has carpenter skills to build a deck around a small pool.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    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

    The traveller will work closely with us but also with our one worker who is an Ngobe indian ethnic and loves sharing and learning about different cultures. Also the traveller will have the opportunity to leave in the nature, by the water and off the grid and by this learning about sustainable ways of living. Management of ressources etc..

  • Help


    Looking for someone with woodworking knowledge to help us build a wooden deck around an intex pool

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    The travellers will be accomodated in a private room with private bathroom. We won't provide food for your meals (We will in case we have clients eating but due to Covid the lodge is mostly empty) but you'll have access to a kitchen to cook for yourself when needed.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The property has a 200 meters water front and a bordering reef that offers great snorkeling. We also have kayaks at the disposal of clients that travellers would be allowed to use. The property also offers a lush environment with a rich biodiversity that can be observed on site (monkeys, anteaters, sloths, snakes, leaffrogs are all sighted regularly on the property). Depending on season the area also offers great surf and scubadiving. The archipelago also offers a variety of tours and we will be happy to youse the connections we have with tourguides to get the traveller preferential rates.

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    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.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

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    Hours expected

    5 hours/day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 767264177699