Help in our home in the Virgin Islands in this unique and beautiful place


Virgin Islands (U.S.)

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 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

  • Description


    Good day! My name is Michelle and My wife is Heather. We have two young children who keep us active and on our toes. My wife Heather is in the US Coast Guard and I run our business. Here is where you come in... Myself and my kids will be leaving for several months during the summer. We run a charter business on a 48 foot Yacht as well as an holiday rental in our home. With Heather working for the coast guard she often gets called in. So we would use your help with the guest rental and picking guests up from the airport and possibly getting the room ready (we would pay you cash for this). If we take guests on a charter we would use you as a crew member. In between guests it would be odd jobs around the house here and there.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The Virgin Islands is a unique and beautiful place. You would interact with all types of people.

  • 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


    The guest rental portion is easy. You may need to make the bed and do some cleaning. We have had hundreds of guests in our home and have had no crazy messes or problems. If you are curious I am more than willing to send you the link so you can see it and the reviews. They are very respectful because they are in our home we do not attract they party type.
    The Charter boat won't be run as a charter too much while you are here the summer is normally the off season. However we do still go out with friends so you would be welcome to come along.
    The house work would be basic upkeep, maybe some painting, yard work, etc...

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You would be in your own furnished bedroom that has its own balcony with an amazing view. There is a TV and Wifi in your room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    If your car insurance covers you driving your "friends" car you are welcome to use our extra Jeep Wrangler. I would imagine you would do 2-3 hours a day of work and the remainder of your time is for you to go explore. There are some beautiful beaches like Sapphire Beach and Meagans Bay. You could take the ferry over to St John and check out Maho or any number of beautiful beaches there as well. We have paddleboards you can use as well as snorkle stuff.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

    Max 4-5 Hours, typically 2-3 hours

Our House
This is the view from the porch off the livingroom.
Kailey, Michelle, Skyler, Heather
Kailey, Heather, Skyler, Michelle
Host ref number: 838982131275