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We are still open and looking for volunteers.
Winning :-) we are getting really close to 300 Five Star reviews, maybe we are right for you?
Please read our entire profile and follow instructions on what your first message should contain. It shows us that you read our profile, can follow instructions and it saves us time asking the normal questions then waiting for your response.
:-) Thank you so much :-)
All available positions are for 1 month:
* Housekeeping - January, February
* Artist to paint murals - Needed ASAP (Send link to your murals & paintings in your first message to us)
* Reception (good Spanish skills required) will also help with other positions (Housekeeping) when reception is slow.
* Handyman / Carpenters / Builders (Must be self sufficient, self reliable and knowledgable as a handyman)
* Tiler to retile a bathroom
* Videographer & Photographer with editing skills in both video and photography (check for availability)
We fill our available volunteering positions very fast so please respond quickly to our messages or you will miss out.
IN YOUR FIRST MESSAGE TO US PLEASE:
1) Pick a position
2) List your past experiences with that position or skill and explain why you are qualified for it in as much detail as possible.
3) Please include the rough dates you would be interested in volunteering for (1 month commitment)
4) Tell us what country you are coming from.
5) Ensure you respond in English, if you speak Spanish then that's great but we need to know your English is good enough to communicate with our guests, staff and management.
*️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️IMPORTANT: WE NEED PEOPLE WITH PASSION, ENERGY AND ATTITUDE THAT ARE COMMITED TO WORK AS HARD AS THE OTHER STAFF! IF YOU ARE JUST LOOKING TO BE LAZY PLEASE LOOK SOMEWHERE ELSE.*️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Learn or practice Spanish.
Learn to cook Mexican meals and salsas with us.
Learn how to make the best margaritas.
Learn about the history of Mazatlan Mexico.
Experience all the amazing cheap and fresh seafood restaurants all over the city.
Run, walk, bike ride down the longest Malacon (Promenade) in the world and enjoy its beautiful ocean views all along the way.
There is a skateboard park and some downhill roads for long-boarding and we have 4 skateboards you can use.
Experience and learn about the many different and colorful Mexican holidays.
Make friends with people from all over the world.
About the Housekeeping position:
5 days on, 2 days off. Working 5 hours a day or less depending on what needs to be done and how fast you get it done (correctly).
For morning and night checks we will rotate staff, thats where one volunteer will check the house for dirty sinks & counters, empty the trashcans, and just check that everything is presentable at 8 am. Then at 9 pm another check of the house and watering plants. It normally should take under 30 mins.
10 am to 2 pm is cleaning the bathrooms, kitchens, making beds, sweeping and moping. Then the rest of the day is yours :-)
For the Handyman position:
Normal repairs for a hostel/house might include: painting, fixing a running toilet, leaky sink, sagging screen door, replacing a door handle. There will also be larger projects we'll want to build like replacing our rooftop deck with a larger one, new picnic table and lounge chairs for the rooftop terrace, a water mister for the lounge chairs, a cool outdoor bed for lounging, designing a bathroom/shower with new tiles and lots of plants to give it an outdoor nature feel. Building a 6 foot tall Jenga game, there are always fun projects going on to keep you day from becoming repetitive.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️All of the positions apart from the cleaning will not always be very busy, you may be required to help the other volunteers with additional tasks within the hostel. We start out by training all our staff how to clean the house so they can help out when other staff have days off etc. *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️all staff might be required to do the daily cleaning at some stage during their time with us*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️ *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
Please contact them directly for more information.
We have a staff only dorm room, with a closet, dressers, bathroom, shower & refrigerator. The room only sleeps 6 volunteers at most.
A comfortable pillow top bed.
Our hostel is located in Mazatlan Mexico and only 10 minutes walking to the beach.
We have a rooftop terrace with a fire pit, hammocks, swinging day bed, bar, grill and a wood fired pizza oven.
What else do we offer our volunteers?
1) Free use of our laundry facilities.
2) Purified drinking water
3) High speed Wifi
4) Internet TV - Netflix, youtube and most other movie streaming sites
6) Board Games
There are lots of things to do in Mazatlan, as well, that you will enjoy:
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Huge, expansive golden-sand beaches, plus small hidden ones
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️El Malecón: one of the longest boardwalks in the world. At 21 kilometers or 13 miles long it's perfect for exercise: bicycling, biking, running, walking, & roller-blading.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Deep sea fishing: marlin, sailfish, swordfish, wahoo, dorado, tuna, bonita and shark
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Bird watching, hiking and picnicking: at Estero del Yugo nature preserve on the north end of town
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️La Noria Tequila Factory- tours and a great a zip line
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Blue Agave Tequila Tour - the famous La Vinata Tequila Factory east of Mazatlan
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Amazing surfing. Quick Silver held their international surfing competition there in 2011 as well as their REEF Surf Competition in 2013.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Boogie boarding at any of the beaches
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Turtle egg laying tours from August to November each year
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Whale watching research expeditions from December 15th through April 15th
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*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Horseback riding beach adventures
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Aquarium and bird show
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Skate park: Bring your skateboard, BMX bike or inline skates, or just enjoy the show.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Waterpark: Mazagua Waterpark is perfect for a fun day in the sun.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Movies: Movie theaters in Mazatlán are cheap- averaging $3 US. Movies in Spanish & English or subtitled in English.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Bowling: Space Bowling, on the north end of town near Marina El Cid, has laser-light bowling at night.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Boxing: Held on Friday nights about once every month, downtown in the Cancha German Evers.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Paintball: At Master Gotcha. Check their Facebook page for specials.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️ATV adventures: Take a ATV tour around Mazatlan & its beaches or just rent one yourself and go wherever you want.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Kayaking: Spend a day kayaking on our beautiful ocean, taking in the different islands our Pacific offers.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Parasailing: Enjoy the amazing views of Mazatlan and its island from the ocean. This makes for great pictures.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Kiteboarding: Mazatlan has great wind.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Catamaran: Spot sea lions, dolphins and whales, or visit Bird and Deer Islands for adventures.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Island tours: Deer Island (Isla de Venados) & Stone Island (Isla de la Piedra)
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Zip lining canopy adventures
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Golfing: 27-hole, 18-hole & 9-hole championship golf courses
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Cliff Diving: Cliff divers jump from a 45 foot high platform to defy death for your entertainment and tips.
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Close international airport (MZT)
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Perfectly located for starting the Copper Canyon Train Tour
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We have high speed internet and multiple locations to work on your computer which makes us a great location for digital nomads.
3 parking options: directly in front, along our street or under a shade tree in the cul de sac will make it easy to park your ride.
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Maximum 25 hours breakfast included, pancakes and eggs.
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