Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica


  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 1
We are a family project, sustainable eco, consisting of organic garden, dairy, chickens, forest recovery areas, we also offer tourists lodging and food service. We are located on the slopes of the Juan Castro Blanco National Water Park, in the ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 23
As a family project, we planted 10 000 trees on an abandoned farmland to bring back some life and grow exotic precious wood. Eight years later, animals are coming back.We grow 60 different species of endemic trees. We are part of a costarican ......

  • 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 ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
I'm spanish professor and I own a hostel in Nicoya's Peninsula of Costa Rica, I've been teaching for 12 years now. We have a spanish school and a beach front hostel located in one of the most vibrant areas in Costa Rica; Montezuma. Located only 5 ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 5
Our house connects people from all walks to work together on technology and social impact projects. Join us for 1 or 2 weeks. Each week we focus on a particular problem -- dysfunctional technology, remote working challenges, or ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 5
We are a new family owned hostel in the beautiful mountain town of Monteverde, Costa Rica. We are looking for enthusiastic, positive and energetic people who would like to be a part in making our hostel the one of the most thriving and successful in ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 3
I am a true local from Jaco Beach, I come from one of the founding familys of this town and as part of that legacy I have been surfing for a good part of my life as my cousins and uncles use to take me into the ocean from a very young age. As a ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 88
Our beautyful hostel in the heart of Samara has been open for many years and has a good reputation. There are always lots of people coming and going, enjoying the relaxed atmosphere and comfortable place. The hostel has 5 private rooms and 2 Dorms, ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
We are a young couple with a 2 years old kid; I’m 32 and my girlfriend is 25. We also have a cat. We live 30 minutes by bus from the capital San José and around 2 hours from nearest beach.

  • Country: Costa Rica
we are a hostel that is involved with the community. We act and promote a human and environmental conscience through art and culture, we are a great family whith 6 young workers in all the hostel areas (reception, laundry, cleaning, and kitchen) ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 18
Greetings Wonderful Workaway Volunteers, We are really interested in finding a long term volunteer and want to mention this right away in case you might be looking for a long term opportunity! We also accept people for a stay of one-month minimum. ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Please Note: We are getting a lot of inquiries for two people, unfortunately there is only room for one person at this time. We trade lodging near the beach for videoing our surf sessions (no experience required- we will teach you- and you can use ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 3
Hi,we are Wilma from the Netherlands and Franco, a real tico (as they call the costaricans), looking for some extra pair of hands to finish our hostel and 4 cabins in Costa Rica. Till now we did everything ourselves, but since the season has already ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 5
WE NEED A COUPLE OF VOLUNTEERS The hostel is located In front of the beach of Puerto Viejo , Costa Rica. The hostel rooms are surrounded by a beautiful garden filled with spices, wild orchids and colorful flowers. Around the hostel you can find ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 20
Our farm is looking for people that want to help out with the starting up of a self sustainable community in the mountains of "La Tigra" . We are located in a remote location surrounded by the Children's Eternal Rainforest , the biggest private ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
The Butterfly Conservatory has a volunteer program for persons who have a strong desire to make a difference by helping us heal Mother Earth; through giving your time and talent to specific projects. Our mission is demonstrating how nature can be ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 1
We are building our dream of selfsustainable living. On our farm we have built several houses on our own and are in the process on building the third house. We love building with different materials like bamboo, cement, wood and recycled things ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 14
Hi, We are Simone and Carol. We are a hard worker couple, which right now work everyday with the goal of make our place get better and better to give to our guests and volunteers a good memory to take back home and a great reason to come back and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Our Lodge is a family project started a few years ago. My mom, brave woman who loves challenges decided to acquire a very spacious and green property in the area and build it up the project from scratch with her own hands. Today after an ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 6
This is a hostel located in Pavones, Costa Rica. Pavones, located in southern Costa Rica, is a small surf town and home to the 2nd longest left in the world. The hostel itself is located centrally in town and about 3 to 5 minute walk to the beach. ......


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