Enjoy your time with us in this beautiful place in Letterkenny, Ireland



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 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

  • Description


    I run an international back packer hostel. I am open all year.
    Great news today with the help of helpers from workaway 2017 was a great year for our charity .
    With the help of the helpers at the hostel we raised nearly one hundred and sixty thousand Euro in 2017 along wit ha suport group.This will feed ten thousand children in one year. Thank you to all workaway volunteers that helped us with different events in 2017.....
    I am very deeply involved in a charity cl which feed over one million two hundred everyday and all ours volunteers would have the experiences of helping in our charity which can be really good for you in your CV as a well known world charity.
    To help at Hostel it is not hard and we encourage you to enjoy your time the help is not hard with plenty of time off to visit our beautiful country .
    I have the capacity of up to 30 beds and often take overseas guests to help in the hostel for a few hours each day in exchange for food and lodgings.

    You will have the experience of living in Ireland and also improving your English.
    I give free accommodation to helpers , free Internet, heating and electric.
    I provide food Breakfast , lunch and evening meals.
    Saturday night we call Beer night .. I provide a few beer to our helpers on a Saturday night.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Animal Care
    Charity Work

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They will meet international people and enjoy the many travellers from all over the world and in addition they learn the hospitality business as run through a hostel. As the are given extras through trips, they would experience the culture and scenary which they have come to enjoy.
    If full time positions become available you will be allowed to apply

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    The help we require is maintaining the Hostel and greeting and checking in guests, this is not hard.

    You are here to help. Do not panic we have our qualified staff so if you have never been in the hostel business do not worry you are here to help - but mostly enjoy yourself- We encourage you to travel and be with other nationalities.
    As long as we have a few days notice we always let volunteers take extra time off if the want to travel to Galway or giants cause way.
    It’s basic help with our staff making beds and doing a bit polishing and cleaning Hostel.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Hostel accommodation. This accomodation is shared with other helpers. You have your own kitchen stocked with food. Anything you need you can ask for. We try to help a few hours a day with 2 or 3 days off to travel. In Donegal which has been voted as the coolest place by National Geographic to visit in 2017.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You will have a great experience here.
    The hostel is 5 min walk to all amenities yet we are set in mature landscaped gardens
    You will have the experience of meeting a lot of different nationalities.
    We are based in Donegal which has so much to over.
    You will be able to enjoy a lot our fa pull-ups beaches mountains and spectacular scenery.
    Irish are a very warm and hospitable race.

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    • 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

    4 hrs / day . 5 days week maximum

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Host ref number: 954755144638