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  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 273
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*COVID-19 HOST UPDATE* **FOR WORKAWAYERS CURRENTLY IN COSTA RICA: We are still offering immediate shelter/our standard volunteer options if you are in search of a host in these times. In coordination with the local travel regulations in place at ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 6
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This farm perfectly fits for those who love nature and wants to experiment what is living far from the city, on a local farm, into the mountains, in a secluded place with a sustainable living vision. We are passionate about nature, working to have a ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
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Hola ! We are a group of friends building up a permaculture farm in the montagnes near Cahuita. The place is surrounded by protected jungle forest, plenty animals surround us, monkeys, colibris, blue morpho... it’s true magic !! The aim is to ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 15
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What's on offer if you pick this jungle farm community project? Well, you will have the chance to learn: amazing chinese qigong meditation, kung fu, martial arts, wing chun, baji, sanda boxing, tai chi, hiking, cooking, Spanish, English, ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 30
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Our family lost my wife in April, 2018. We are recovering from that loss and I need another adult to help take care of the kids while I study and when I need to do errands in town. You would act as a part of the family and be a role model for my ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 39
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I AM TRAVELING AND WILL TRY TO REPLY TO ALL INQUIRIES WITHIN ONE WEEK WE HAVE OPENINGS FOR 2020 SARCHI, ALAJUELA, COSTA RICA welcome to our home and a paradise we have found We love to travel and enjoy discovering new places and the history and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 16
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I started as a foster home but realised that I had the space to expand to help more animals by giving them temporary or even permanent homes. Right now we have 26 dogs and 17 cats and we are bursting at the seams. Up until recently I handled ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 86
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*** Please note: we have no openings in our program until May 2020 *** Our farm is an animal rescue, rehab and sanctuary. Our doors are open to animals in need. We have many rescue dogs (currently 15, but the count fluctuates with rescues and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Host offers payment
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We are a small hotel with 7 rooms and a restaurant, a nursery, facing the Arenal lake with views of the Arenal volcano and bird watching such as golden-bellied toucans, green parrots and Congo monkeys. Es un hotel pequeno de 7 habitaciones y un ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 2
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DUE TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK WE ARE ONLY ACCEPTING VOLUNTEERS WHO HAVE BEEN IN COSTA RICA FOR OVER 15 DAYS. Volunteer at wildlife sanctuary focusing on care rehabilitation and release centre for the area's injured and orphaned Howler monkeys and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
New host 
Hello, we are a family of 4, recently relocated to Nuevo Arenal from Venezuela, I am North American by birth, but have lived outside the USA in many different countries for many years, retired, Bi-lingual Spanish / English. Our family consists of ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
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Hello Potential Guest! My name is Olyvia and my partner, Luke, and I are in serious need of some landscaping. We are a laid back couple who have lived in Costa Rica for the past year and have, in that time, acquired two properties to manage. Which ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 3
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I am a Dutch woman (53) that has already lived 27 years in Costa Rica now. My business partner is Costarrican. I have 4 children. The oldest is studying art therapy in Holland now. I have a Master in teaching Spanish as a second language. I have ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 3
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we are 2 couples, a Costa Rican, and we are french we have created a new hotel spirit based on family and exchange, in a creative and artistic environment

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 33
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*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Hello, we are currently looking for a responsible singles or couples for the months of September through February. We do like to enjoy friends and small get ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
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We are a family of four living in Costa Rica. I have three children, my son is 7 and my daughters are 4&6. We live on Lake Arenal in the beautiful, lush rainforest. The property has a detached apartment with its own full kitchen. I am looking for ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 18
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{ We are very thankful to get so many messages from interested volunteers. In order to manage the communication more easily, please make sure to READ OUR PROFILE FULLY and describe in your potential request which projects and tasks would be the most ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
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Hello! I moved to San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica five years ago. I remodeled a typical Tico home, and built a lovely cabina on my property. I have many projects that I cannot accomplish on my own, and am looking for a property/animal ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 83
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Hello soul searchers, March/ APRIL Needs/painters/carpenter/plumber APRIL 9 to 16 in needs of vegetarian cook with experience for chamanism ayayasca retreat As well as a person of experience with children/games etc Need help with Marketing for ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
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Being a volunteer gives you an opportunity to come and experience our community in a very unique way. You become an intrinsic part of our community and our special way of life. We are opening our doors for you to become a part of our community. Our ......

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