Help us in our friendly and relaxed place in Manuel Antonio and enjoy the best of Costa Rica.

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 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️We have opportunities for volunteers - help a little and experience so much of Costa Rica style.*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️

    Our hostel is known for being friendly, relaxed and very comfortable, for the people who pass by here do feel like they are at home from the first day.
    We have a social room, outdoor chill out lounge with day beds, Wi-Fi, games and books. We have an always clean and fully equipped kitchen set in a tropical rain forest environment with abundance of wild life (you can easily see monkeys around, sloths, iguanas, beautiful birds...!)
    We are within 5 minute walk to Quepos known for “local” prices and availability of restaurants, bars, shops, marina, fruits market and a bus station; ride to Manuel Antonio National Park is 10-15 minutes for 340 colones (60 cents), beautiful beaches where you can surf, party or just chill! Don’t miss out our secret waterfall!!

    The best helper in the hostel is Kendall at the maintenance, a costarican surfer/teacher and he is also a tour guide in the area. He lived and worked in many places in Costa rica so his knowledge of the country is an asset for us travelers!

    People with experience at reception are almost always needed. for the others, no worries!! We will train those with no experience, the task is easy if you know how to smile ;-)). Your positive attitude in the hostel and your ideas will be welcome! Always a new view point it’s good to be better!

    We request a minimum stay of at least 2 weeks but we prefer longer stay. Costa Rica is a Spanish speaking country, and preference will be given to volunteers that have at least an intermediate level of Spanish. But spending time here will help you to improve for sure!


    Feel free to contact us!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Helping with Tourists
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will live in one of the top 10 destinations of Costa rica! You will have the opportunity to improve/learn Spanish, you will be in a family atmosphere and you will be more than welcome to submit your ideas to improve the place!!

  • Help

    Help

    There are two different volunteer task that you can do: reception and cleaning. Please, contact us so that we can give you further information!

    RECEPTION AREA:

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Help us in taking care of our guest requests, reservations, shuttle/tours bookings, reservations via phone/email,

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Handle payment cash and credit cards

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Opening or Closing the living room/reception, getting the hostel nice and clean for the people when they wake up, we do this usually in 15 min.

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Being social with the guests, talking with them and suggest places to eat/dance, etc, suggest them things to do here in our area... Sure, you will have some days off to become acquainted with Quepos and Manuel Antonio ;-)

    CLEANING:

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️ Always keep the kitchen and common areas clean.

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️ Change beds,

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️ Clean rooms and bathrooms.

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️ There is always time to be creative and do some art projects!

    There are 3 different shifts (morning: from 7hAm – 12h am; afternoon: from 12hPM – 5h pm; evening from 5h to 10h pm) that will vary throughout the week, so that we can manage to make a schedule that both you and us are happy.
    It is not a hard work job but we are looking for creative, social, keen to help, open-minded people that want to share their time with us and be part of our family!

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Spanish, English, French

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️A dorm only for volunteers is provided.

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️ Free breakfast: delicious pancakes, coffee and tea.

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️There's a kitchen where you can cook and a staff freezer. And also we join everyone and make a meal together!

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Laundry 1x week.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In your sparetime you can go to the beach, waterfall, Quepos city, nightclubs, bars, chill, hang out, surf, explore the Area, fishing etc… And we are really sure that you won`t get bored here! =)

    Usually the time of training takes 3 to 5 Days (for the reception shift), depends on how quick you learn ;-)

    I am looking for a person who is mature, responsible, social and works well with people - I already worked with many volunteers and if you need Help or you have Problems - I will be always there to help.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5h per day - 2 days off

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