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Beautiful beachfront eco-lodge in Bocas del Toro, Panama

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  • Last activity: 08/02/2023

Availability

  2023 

 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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Details

  • Description

    Description

    Thank you for visiting our profile. We aim to offer a safe and productive environment to host workawayers:

    We update the calendar weekly, please check if we have availability before writing.
    For APRIL and MAY, we have space ONLY for ONE MALE volunteer.

    The project is a beachfront eco-lodge on the Caribbean side of Panama (Isla Colon, Bocas del Toro) where our primary needs are to assist our local staff with different task. We also welcome anyone with one or a combination of the following skills: Gardening and light landscaping; basic and general household maintenance; cleaning, vehicle and generator maintenance; Carpentry, plumbing; sewing; artistic skills such as painting, mosaic or crafts.

    Join our 3 gardners, 2 cleaning ladies and 3 cooks and waiters, they will happy to share their experience and knowledge

    Seeking minimum 1 month commitment (prefer longer term but will also take shorter term if you have special skills. Biggest need is for the months of December through end of April, but welcome help and accept applications year-round. Last minute requests are considered on a needs basis.


    NB: WE HAVE A 3-DAY PROBATIONARY PERIOD FOR ALL WORKAWAY APPLICANTS TO ENSURE WE ARE A GOOD FIT. Any questionable behavior will not be tolerated, and you will be asked to leave even if it is after the probation time.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Tasks are varied and volunteers can either hone current skills, or learn new ones in the area of tourism, gardening, and maintenance. This is a stellar opportunity for those interested in running their own tourism based business in the future.
    Volunteers will be able to interface with travelers and volunteers from all over the world, as well as our local staff.

  • Help

    Help

    help would be to assist our local staff with different tasks; depending on skills and interests, Gardening, making macramé, help our team with different tasks, decorating rooms, painting

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private or shared rooms. Max two people per room.

    I offer the food for the guest and they have a shared kitchen. We have a shared kitchen that everybody can use.

    Per person every two weeks we give:
    2 pounds black beans
    2 pounds red beans
    2 pounds garbanzo beans
    2 pounds lentils
    2 pound oatmeal
    2 pound potatoes
    1 pound onions
    3 heads garlic
    2 pound rice
    2 pack spaghetti
    2 pack macaroni

    Oil, salt, peper, sugar are always available in the kitchen

    1 Free laundry per week

  • 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

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 936695584677

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