Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica


  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 8
Hi, I'm Phil. We are located in the beautiful coffee region overlooking Costa Rica's central valley. We have a gorgeous 2 acre meditation garden made from part of our coffee plantation that features a river, 12 meditation benches, old growth ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
We are a family Hostel located right in the center of Liberia City in Costa Rica, in this moment we have a cleaning lady that helps as with everything in the hostel she is part of the staff. The hostel is near to every bus stations, many delightful ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Hello I'm Alberto, Costa Rican enthusiast permaculturist. I have started the project to produce healthy food and cultivate a sustainable lifestyle. My vision is to create a space for learning and exchange.

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 1
Workaway note: Please contact this host in Spanish and english. Hello my name is Elias and I work as a tour guide for Corcovado National Park, I'm 32 year old. My family of 4 brothers have a project for providing information and tours in Corcovado ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 2
Update 8.24.2019 We started the swimming pool we need strong hands prederably with construction skills as soon as possible. We have a staff dorm that you will share with no more than 5 other volunteers. Daily breakfast is provided. Pancakes and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 10
  • Host offers payment
¡Hola! Hi there! Hallo! We are looking for friendly, responsible and open-minded receptionists who can also help with keeping the kitchen tidy. A good level of Spanish is required since we have a lot of guests who only speak Spanish... And also a ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
We are a small happy surf camp close to the beautiful beaches of Guiones ja Playa Pelada in Nosara, Costa Rica. Nosara is world famous for its surfing, yoga, beautiful nature and wildlife. We provide an authentic Costa Rican experience since the ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 18
Hello! Our place is located where the mountains meet the sea! It's a 13 room hostel in the center of Uvita, a little coastal town in the pacific coast. What we are looking for right now is: - Front desk receptionists with English AND Spanish (you ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 32
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. ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 4
I am originally from Boston, MA, then lived 13 years in South Carolina. I currently own and reside at my small, 3 room resort in Nosara Costa Rica. I have an Irish Pub on the premises, a 50' lap pool and the 3 cabinas that I rent out. I am up in the ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Our place is a lodge in beautiful Playa Carate, with stunning views of the beach, lagoon and primary rainforest. We are just a few kilometers from the world renowned Corcovado National Park, and have an abundance of wildlife and beautiful scenery ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Volunteer needed with knowledge of horses and experience caring for them, who is interested to learn more, while playing and caring for our horses. Full freedom to ride, and build.

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 42
We are a costarican/german couple. My husband is from Guanacaste, a Chorothega Indian who is living his whole live in Drake Bay, I came there in 2009. 2015 we opend a small, nature and ecological orientated hotel in town. We have 7 accomodations, a ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 9
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 ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 1
We are a small hostel (22 people max) with the focus on a familiar, communal atmosphere, living in a newly designed house in Puerto Viejo Centre. We designed the place so people would interact with each other instead of spending most of their time ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
We are a small and cozy guesthouse with only a few rooms located in Costa Rica, 5 minutes away from the San Jose Airport (SJO), owned by Andres, located in the city center. I am the owner. There are a lot of things to do in the area: you have the ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Hello everyone, my name is Gabrielle I am Canadian, I live near Atenas Costa Rica in a 10 acres coffee farm in the Mountains with 5 dogs 1 cat, 3 horses, 1 parrot and 2 goat (one baby ). I started this project alone and soon will be the coffee ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
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We are a couple, Andre born in Germany, who has lived for 23 years in Costa Rica, and Hazel is Costarican. We are raising three young lively boys together. We live on two hectars in the hills overlooking the Caribbean, yet it's only a 5 minute ride ......

  • 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: 2
Hello, we are Martin and Celina an Italian Argentinian couple with 3 fantastic sons Franco 22 Galo 20 and Isabella 18. A Vet and a Psychology ex-managers travellers adventurers entrepreneurs. Celina love cinema, travel and good books, I love rugby, ......


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