Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in San José, Costa Rica

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San José

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Help save Costa Rica’s endangered marine turtles through supporting at our small trendy San Jose city hostel in the most safe & hippest area with it’s dense concentration of Gastro Pubs, Bars and coffee shops. Our top rated hostel hosts ......

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ATTENTION: WE ARE IN NEED OF 2 VOLUNTEERS IMMEDIATELY ASAP! 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 creativity! In exchange you ......

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I am a costarican man who lives in Curridabat, Costa Rica . I am an artist, Photographer, DJ. audiovisual producer and Mecatronic ingenier. I am currently preparing an exhibition with some of my paintings and my music. I am also preparing two ......

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We are currently building a rancho (November/December) and “Tico style” green house. We have volunteers staying with us to help with construction and we are in need of someone to help with cooking and cleaning. We are a husband and wife team with ......

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We're a married couple, parents of three adult children, and owners of a small farm in Costa Rica. I'm a family doctor and Dick is a retired university professor and computer consultant. Our farm is in the low mountains of the Central Plateau, about ......

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At our hostel, we endeavor you to have authentic, creative and engaging travel experiences. Here the staff are travelers' connection to the city. We are here to present you with different ways to enjoy it. It is a social hostel, but not a party one. ......

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We are a small boutique hostel (24 beds). Located in San Pedro, an area full of restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and mora. We receive travelers from all over the world in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

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We are looking for an exchange workawayer: to help us in reception, helping 3 days per week for stay and 1 or 2 days with payment. We also search for someone to help in garden or with maintainence, since our hostel is in an old house we need help ......

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We are an ecologically minded mountain lodge located high in the mountains of Costa Rica's Talamanca range at the trail head to Mt. Chirripo and at the edge of the largest protected area of Central America. Owners, Jill and John, along with a team ......

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hola we are a family and we live in very nice beach in the south of costa rica very close to the ocean.We have a nice cabins with private kitchen and private bathroom.If you would like to spend some time here with us and doing some work in the house ......

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This is a family run organization based in Puerto Viejo that is dedicated to environmentalism. We are located in the jungle just a kilometer away from the beach (10 minute walk or 5 minute bike ride). We are involved in a wide range of projects that ......

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Before telling about our nitty-gritty selves, I need to announce we're taking reservations for volunteers for coffee season from October through February. Really we've got a tiny coffee growing operation, only producing enough for us and for ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Hello! I moved to San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica four 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 ......

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Hello our farm is located in the town of Llano Bonito - Acosta - San Jose - Costa Rica. We have the honor and blessing of living in a natural paradise, surrounded by pure green, we are dedicated to organic and natural agriculture and poultry ......

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We are a local organization, a leader in conservation works very hand with the ministry of environment to protect the wildlife heritage and future of protected areas. We promote environmental education and defend the rights of local communities. We ......

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We are currently looking for a maintenance man/woman! Working at a hostel is the best way of learning a new language, making friends and staying on road a little longer... Our hostel is the ideal place for backpackers in San José!! It is in a great ......

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Hey there! The finca is an agricultural estate of approximately 20 hectares, located in a rural area favored by natural resources, completely surrounded by mountains and a privileged view. We are currently developing a project that allows us to ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Hi there, I have a house in Jaco Beach about 1.5 hours from San Jose and easy to bus to Manuel Antonio, Monteverde, Santa Teresa/Montezuma and Liberia. I run several online businesses and am currently in the States working on business expansion. ......

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We are a research project for the protection and conservation of sea turtles in Costa Rica. We have been running research projects in Costa Rica since 1986, and we work closely with the Ministry of the Environment. Our team is made up of marine ......

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I rode a bicycle for 2 years from the US to Argentina. I love the outdoors, meeting people all over the world and travelling.

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