Maintanance in an ancient castle close to the Alps and Munich!

School Hurlach, Germany

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What you offer

Hours per week

Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.

Painting & Decorating

Help to maintain the appearance inside and outside the building.


Help with a wide range of repairs.


Help to grow and cultivate plants.

Additional Fee

This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.

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What you get

Days off per week

Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.

Shared Dorm

Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.


Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.


Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!


Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Cook your own meal

Feel free to prepare your own meal here


Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.

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The Experience

Come to Hurlach and volunteer at a university extension campus and training base We need volunteers to paint, plaster, and for general maintenance. However, if you have other skills, apply anyways! If you are a good helper and flexible about what you do, then there maybe a place for you here! =)

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Additional Fee Required

Everyone, including all staff, pay to volunteer at this ngo. Therefore, in order to help pay for the expense of upkeep of a castle, each volunteer is required to pay 5€ per night. However, during Sept to June you get: 3 free meals a day, 6 free snacks per week and the choice of any free, donated food provided by the local food bank. So, you are getting a lot of benefits for 5€ per night.


  • Beginner English or Beginner German

  • Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
6 weeks

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About Volunteer Hurlach

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About the host

Come and Volunteer in Hurlach at a university extension campus and training base For 32 hours of labor/week and 5€ per night ……….during September to June…………. you get: 2 days off per week. A bed to sleep on 3 free meals a day 6 free snacks per week The choice of any free, donated food provided by the local food bank The opportunity to practice either English or German with native speakers ________________ For 32 hours of labor/week ...

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