Arrifana - Portuguese surf paradise

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The Exchange

Do you want to experience living in the amazing sunny country of Portugal? Do you prefer the countryside and a stunning landscape? Would you like to meet new people from all over the world and go surfing as much as possible? All we require is 30 hours per week working in our lovely hostel in Arrifana! Preparing breakfasts, making beds, being a hand cook for dinners, helping out with our events and enjoying your life in a portuguese way!

What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Housekeeping: Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.

Bartending: Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

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.

Discounts on Drinks: Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.

Discounts on Accommodation: Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Pub Crawls: Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!

Surfboards: You can use our surfboards as much as you want.


Intermediate English

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

•We will offer free accommodation in one Shared Room.
•Your accommodation will depend on what is available but we will always try to make sure that you have everything you need to relax and have fun during your stay.
•Breakfast is also included for you.
•We can’t help you on visa purpose.