We are a catholic religious organisation. We belong to the religious order founded in Italy, known as the Order of Friars Minor Capuchins. We decided to register on this website because we are in need of help.
Our house here in Pallensena, Negombo is ideal if you want to unwind. It is a quiet place amid a coconut plantation. The beach is 1.5 kms away. You are most welcome to relax in our garden.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
Learning Sri Lankan cooking and the cultural way of life. The local customs and practices. Organic gardening and starting a chicken coop.
Help in meditation and relaxation.
Accommodation will be provided.
Meals will be provided, and if you can cook even more better.
You will be in a homely environment and be a part of our daily lives.
In this property we are in need of people who can help in gardening (watering the plants, cultivating), help in repair and starting up a chicken coop, basic house maintenance. If you can paint or know carpentry will be a plus point.
We have an old house that is in need of repair - little masonry, painting and carpentry.
We also have a house under construction which needs help with painting. We plan and hope to start letting it out to guests, so yes, we need help in setting it up and helping with guests.
You are most welcome to help with the cooking.
Your help is needed for 4 to 5 hours a day, 5 days a week. (not strict)
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 will be either in a dormitory or a self contained room.
Food is non-vegetarian and we will provide 3 meals a day.
During your time off you can:
Visit the beach Poruthota, Negambo- 1.5 kms away.
Relax in the garden, Learn Meditation, Retreat.
The bus stop (Daluwakotuwa Junction) is 1 km away. Can get buses to Colombo, Kandy, Anuradhapura, Puttalam, Jaffna etc.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.
This host can provide space for campervans.
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week