Join our team and enjoy in Melaka, Malaysia



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  • Description


    Hello, im Ong Puay Aik who is running guesthouse and a restaurant in Melaka city. My guesthouse is strategically located in Melaka heritage city, just less than 5 minutes walk to Jonker street and china town. My restaurant is located at the melaka river side, there is 5 minutes from the guesthouse.The language that i speak is english and chinese. I like to meet and know different friends from all around world . I will be very grateful if anyone could help me with it.

    There is plenty of restaurants around my guest house ( with in 5 minutes walking distance )

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteer will have the opportunity to know and be friend with guests from different countries in the world. In this multicultural country, we have so many different people from different cultural background and it's all evident in our daily life. Volunteer will have the opportunity to experience something different here in the oldest city in Malaysia, that is melaka.

  • Help


    We are looking for friendly and responsible volunteer to join us, if you are backpacker, student, traveler who wants to work while travelling.
    1. Everyone from around the world are welcome to join as long as the age is 18 years old and above
    2. Volunteering time is 4 - 5 hours per day and 5 days per week, depends on number of volunteers ( Please notice
    that no off days during weekend )
    3. Help the guest for check in/out, probably could help to introduce new coming guest about place to visit and go
    about in Melaka
    4. Volunteers can help in guesthouse .For the guesthouse, helping to change bed sheets and basic cleaning to maintain the guesthouse's cleanliness
    5. It will be bonus if you are good working with your hands as possible painting of walls and minor maintenance to
    the house
    6. couple apply consider 2 persons,
    sometimes have to work separated shift
    and also do not off on the same day
    7. Attention, we wont accept any heavy
    drinker and hippies style people as a

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Malay: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    -The area of my house is 22 x 65 square
    feet. Its a 2 floor house. 5 bed rooms , 3
    bathrooms and a mini garden.
    -You are allowed to use all the home appliance and electronics.
    -24 hours free wifi internet
    -For single volunteers, we provide a bed space in dormitory with A/C ( mixed or female dorm )
    -For couple is private room
    -Daily breakfast will be provided to volunteers ( self prepared )
    -Allow for cooking in our kitchen
    -Volunteers allowed to use our bicycle

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    What helpers can do with their time off?
    1. Volunteer can go around the heritage city by bicycle or walking. All the heritage tourism area are within 2km from
    Welcome guesthouse.
    2. You can go through the public swimming pool which located 10 minutes walking distance from my guesthouse.

  • 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

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Restaurant at the Riverside

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