Enjoy the wonders of El Valle while cooking, preparing meals and learning from a chef!

The Exchange

Gastronomy is the most important part of this project. Based on a self-sustainable concept we need people not only for cooking but to bring fresh ideas and develop their own gastronomy project to help develop the idea of a self-sufficient kitchen.


25 hours of help per week

Cooking: Prepare meals for guests.

What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Free Parties: Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.

Free Events: Be part of something! Get free events.

Surfboards: Right on, dude! Free to use surfboards.

Language lessons: Learn or improve your language skills.


Fluent English or Intermediate Spanish

Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We gain from the fruits and vegetables that this paradise offers directly next door in the gardens and plantations while taking care of it. We are looking for volunteers with positive attitude to help out our Dominican gourmet chef Adrian in our open-air kitchen and offer a Unique and personalized experience to our guests.

Activities & Shift

We will develop your working schedule together with you.

You will be assisting at least every evening for some hous in the kitchen to prepare meals, the tables and the overall atmosphere in our open-to-nature lodge.


Your contribution is based on bringing joy and positive energy to this project. That's why we need multifaceted people who want to enjoy the wonders of this hidden paradise with us!

Don't be afraid, just apply and we will check, if you will be a good fit for us!