Hostel in Moncton, New Brunswick, looking for a helping hand, Canada



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 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

  • Description


    This hostel is a beautiful and friendly backpacker hostel located downtown Moncton.

    Opened in 2006 this wonderful heritage house is cosy and has a great vibe.

    Travellers across the world come and visit us to see the beautiful Bay of Fundy, the Hopewell Rocks(highest and lowest tides in the world)...Shediac for the gorgeous Beaches and the Atlantic Ocean, for fresh Lobster and much much more!

    We welcome and host travellers that would like to spend 3-4 weeks or more in our beautiful region in exchange for a few hours a day helping with the upkeep of the facility and hosting awesome guests!!

    - If anyone is looking for right now onwards give us a shout!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Language practice

  • Help


    For the most part the help would consist of two shift type, a morning shift and an evening shift.

    The morning shift being more house work such as maintaining the facilities (bathroom, common areas, kitchen and guest rooms) laundry and bed making as well as hosting breakfast for the guests.

    As for the evening shift, it would be a mixture of socializing and checking guest in, helping them out with there travelling questions and helping them figure our and find all the awesome spots around the east coast.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    For our accommodations, we would have a loft area where helpers can relax as well as could enjoy a sun porch and small den. The loft can host up to 4-5 people at a time, as well as helpers would be entitled to all other hostel accommodations such as laundry facilities, breakfast as well as some kitchen essentials, FibreOP wi-fi and more.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    For off time (which we try and have 2 days off consecutive depending on the hostel needs, there would be quite a few places to visit. Like all other maritime provinces public transportation to major tourist spots tend to be limited, there would be the option of renting a car or ride sharing.

    Several good places to visit would be, Hopewell Rocks, the bay of Fundy, Cape enraged, the Bouctouche dunes as well as Le pays de la Saguine, Parlee beach in Shediac as well as the famous Giant lobster, Kouchibouguac National park and the Acadian Pininsula.

  • 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 for 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 956299443474