Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica


  • Country: Costa Rica
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Hello Workawayers! I'm Oz I'm the manager of the beautiful Las Orquideas Hotel, The Jewish center in Beautiful Costa rica, Jaco. I'm inviting you to be part of our new lovely crew. Right now we employ one lovely cleaning lady, Rosa and one ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 7
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We are a hostel and surf camp located across the street from the beach in tropical Tamarindo, Costa Rica. We have full-time local staff to perform all the daily duties. So we DO NOT need any help in reception, cleaning, bar tending or giving surf ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 9
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Hi! We are Guille and Jero and we are looking for volunteers who can help in this surfer family during 1 month minimum. English and Spanish is a must; any other language and skill is a plus! Open positions: .Auxiliary for reception .Front ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 9
We are located in downtown Sámara. Help includes house keeping and maintenance, along with events and activities to create a fun and active vibe in the Hostal-Hotel. We offer our volunteers free WIFI, a really comfy bed, a swimming pool, shared ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 10
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¡Hola! Hi there! Hallo! We need some help with our big jungle garden :-) Some experience would be better... If you don't mind getting your hands dirty, please join our team asap! We offer free accomoadation and will kindly ask to spend 4 hrs per ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Hola amigos! Cómo estás? My name is Ariel and together with my son Ramiro we live in a beautiful beach front house in Puerto Viejo in the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. We are both Costaricans born and raised. My house is a project, that is a ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 7
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We are a mixed couple, Israeli and argentian, that met in Costa Rica and decided to stay. We recently opened a hostel on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica that we are running with a lot of love and family vibe. Our goal is to create a place for our ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 5
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: 2
We have 4 paid staff, night guard, receptionists, and a maid. We are a relatively new hostel and we're looking to add some new activities, but we need some volunteers to help us do that! We have a beautiful family and all of our volunteers will be ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 19
Together with my partner Ceci (and son Kai) we recently took over the administration of a hotel in the small town of Cabuya. After starting with the renovation we are now running it and could use some help! The location can´t be beaten, it has an ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
We are a surfer family managed hostel in beautiful playa negra beach, one of the best surf spots in the country, is perfect for fishing and diving or just look at the stunning sunset every afternoon and kick back, with many pristine beaches around ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 4
We are a unique hostel with cafe and restaurant created to provide an affordable alternative to nationals and independent travelers wishing to experience the Osa Peninsula, while simultaneously benefiting the families and wildlife in the region ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 64
ATTENTION: WE ARE IN NEED OF 2 VOLUNTEERS IMMEDIATELY ASAP! ( With YOGA skills) We are a hostel in the heart of San Jose and we need your help! We are looking for energetic volunteers to help bring our hostel to life, bring new ideas, and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
The Hostel is located close to the Monteverde & Santa Elena Cloud Forest and all the activities like Zip lines, Bungeee, night walks, hanging bridges and more. We have people from all over around the world and we need to help them giving them ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 1
Our hotel and Guesthouse is a family run business, we want to provide hospitality for small budget travelers who are looking for a close encounter with nature in friendly town.

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 71
Hey There, We are two fellow travelers like yourself that have started a hostel in Puerto Viejo, Limon Costa Rica. Living in the Caribbean is a dream come true! We have been able to meet and work with incredible people from around the world, ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 13
My Name is Val, I'm from Canada, but have lived in Costa Rica for over 15 years. I am part owner of a hostel, located on a remote 60 hectare property, in the Osa peninsula. The hostel is surrounded by rainforest, and is 30 minutes by foot from the ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 6
We are Yenkim (31) and Misha (37), a Dutch couple that just started a hostel in Costa Rica. Instead of the traditional hostels, we offer sleeping places in safari tents. We have three tents in total: one shared tent with four individual beds and two ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 3
We are looking for experienced, positive, outgoing, down to earth PERSON to assist in our beautiful new Spa and Suites Inside of our new hotel located in la Fortuna de San Carlos We are also looking for long term who are comfortable connecting and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 57
We are a hostel in Puerto Viejo on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica located directly on the beach with an awesome view of the famous Salsa Brava surf break. We have 6 private rooms and 2 mixed dorm rooms, but are renovating currently to have more ......


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