Come help us and learn about the Mapuche culture in the centre of Pucon, Chile

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  • Last activity: 8 May 2023



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    Hello! We are hostel located in the centre of Pucon. I´m Willy the owner of the hostel. In 2014 I´ve bought the place and started constructing the hostel. I like to enjoy the nature in Pucon and hopefully we can let you enjoy Pucon as well.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We receive travelers from all over the world. Have a talk with the travelers to learn more from different cultures. The owner of the hostel knows a lot about the Mapuche culture and can learn you to play the trutruca (music mapuche instrument).

  • Help


    This jobs consists check people in and out, answer phone calls, managing reservations and most important welcome travelers like you would welcome them in your own home. Moreover, a few basic cleaning tasks are required in order to maintain the place clean.

    We´re also looking for a helping hand in construction work. In April/May let us know if you have building skills! and are available for these months.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We have a dorm for our staff. You can use the common spaces (bathrooms, kitchen, living patio, roofterrace). Breakfast and Lunch is included.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The hostel is located in the centre of Pucon. Only 2 blocks from the mainstreet and the lake. After a walk of 10 minutes you are at the beach of the lake. Sightseeing (trekking, canopy, rafting, horseback riding, volcano climbing, canyoning, ...), local parties with friends' hostels, host events (barbecue), lake beach nearby, ...

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 25 hours / week

Host ref number: 953764663644

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