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Hostel Mer, France

4.5
47 reviews47

Help us as a bartender!


High demand host
This host has received 4 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
Connect with the locals
A traveler recommended this host to have close contact with locals
Needs help immediately
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Housekeeping
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Bartending
Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Holistic Therapies
You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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The Experience

You can easily improve your french working as bartender speaking with a lot of local people.

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Requirements

  • Beginner French or Beginner English
  • Between 18 and 60 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Jun
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Nov
Stay at least
2 weeks

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47 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Hostel

4.0

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

1 Meeting locals

Brazil

4

My experience at Leticia and Stephane`s was very pleasant. Leticia somehow gives us a little autonomy to run the hostel (by sharing activities) which in a managerial perspective is very good. besides that, the fact that you can meet locals and make friends at the bar is a plus
I recommend it!

8 months ago

Peru

4

I enjoyed the time I was there. And I had the time to visit Castle that are near there.

8 months ago

France

3

Overall it was a good experience but due to some lack of organization sometimes some people would do way more work than others or less than others (i was in these 2 types of situation). Anyway it was a chill place and if you want to discover the real French culture you definitely need to come here. Thank you again to Stephane and Émeline :)

over 1 year ago

Japan

3

The treatment I received was really as if I was there just to work. There is no cultural exchange or fun. Mer is such a small city so you have no much to do, you don't even seeing many people on the streets. They say "bike disposal" but during my stay there, all the ones were broken. I have no complaints about the worked hours, it's fair enough. In my personal experience it was kind of frustrating, but I think it might be because I didn't arrive in a good time. I do recommend if you are looking for a place to relax or running away from big cities.

almost 2 years ago

Brazil

5

It was a great volunteer experience for me. I learned a lot with everyone, and I leave it with the certainty that I left my mark, I tried 110% to do the best job that I can hostel in exchange I received much more than I imagined from people. If you go ,be sure that it will be very well received, and a small town, has few inhabitants, a great place to rest and, the local commerce closes at 7 pm, after that the people meet in the Hostel area where the bar and restaurant are. I recommend also to learn basics of French, or google translate... Also go to visit around Mer,Chambord , and Paris...

over 2 years ago

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Hosted by Stephane

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