Come and live a mountain experience in Malalcahuello - Chile, and help out in our hostel

  • Chile
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  • Last activity: 08/11/2022



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    We are a family of 3 and we have 2 dogs and run a small hostel in the andes of Chile, 9° region, at 8 hours from Santiago. Our place doesnt have 24 hours electricity; we have solar panels and a generator that works on the evenings and sometimes in the morning.
    Most of our clients come here for trekking, skiing and discover the beautifull nature of this preserved area named Reserva Nacional Malalcahuello- Nalcas. We live very near to the Volcano Lonquimay and we love spending time outside during the summer and we love snowboarding in winter.
    We are owner run and operated and pride ourselves on being social, creative, professional and fun.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteers can learn or improve their Spanish, they will test their creativity in supporting the development of our hostel,

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    We are always looking for great people to help us out in the hostel! We have a multitude of tasks available to suit a variety of people. We are consistently looking for people to help us with customer service and basic cleaning. Handy-men/women, carpenters, people in the trades, and artistsare always a big help for us too! :) Please write to us if you think you would be a good match and we can better explain the tasks and opportunities available! :)

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

    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.

  • Accommodation


    For your work we offer you a bed in a private room.
    You can use all the facilities in the hostel and basic meals are included.

  • 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?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 829423722664

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