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Guest House Söderbärke, Sweden

56 reviews56

Helping hands with maintenance of houses and surroundings

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High demand host
This host has received 6 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
Connect with nature
33 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Connect with international travelers
32 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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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 with painting or decorating the property facilities.
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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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.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
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.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
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.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
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The Experience

Help us taking out weeds, cutting grass, plowing snow, building, painting and decorating rooms and much, much more. Oh yeah: having a nice time together! =)

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  • Intermediate English or Intermediate German
  • Over 18 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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Stay at least
3 weeks

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How this experience will transform you

33 Get in touch with nature

32 Meeting international travelers

29 Practicing English

16 Immersing in the local culture

15 Developing environmental awareness

13 Learning about sustainability



I had an amazing time in tolvso! The working hours were always respected and I especially liked the daily morning walks with the dogs!
The lake nearby is incredible just like the nature in general.
Additionally the stay definitely helped me get more confident and openminded on a personal level.
Thank you Fridus and Roswitha for hosting me!

14 days ago



I couldn't imagine a better first volunteering experience!! Fridus and Roswitha are the kindest people and have the loveliest dogs. The tasks were easy and pleasant. We had a lot of free time too which we usually spent in the 'living room' in the restaurant, such a cosy place!! I already miss this place and the people so much!

15 days ago



It was a very great time. I felt very comfortable from the beginning and it stayed that way. Fridus and Roswitha are great hosts. They are very friendly, have everything you need and think about which tasks suit whom best.
The tasks were varied and well organised. In addition, they were usually discussed the evening before so that you knew what kind of tasks were coming up.
All in all, I can only thank Fridus and Roswitha for the great time!

22 days ago



I honestly love this place! I had a great time in Söderbärke :) Roswitha and Fridus are absolutely lovely people and you can talk to them about any problem you have. Their supportive and very understanding. The work was amazing, the work in the kitchen a bit challenging on busy days, but otherwise it was very relaxed. I learned quite a few things there and meet nice people :D The dogs are totally adorable and very cute. We slept in a caravan and was very warm and comfy in there. All over I can only recommend staying there relax in the nature and meet great people!

about 1 month ago



Roswitha and Fridus are part of my heart, it is very lovely when people you don't know open the door of theire home, like they have done . because stay in theire house in not only a world packer experience, is like find a new family, and when you are so far away from your home, in my case because I am from Argentina, it is really nice and make me feel very thankful. the work you have to do it is always a pleasure because you had never feel like a hard work,it is totally the opposite, I am always did felt that I were part of a team.
If you like the animals you will love this place.

about 1 month ago

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Hosted by Bergsmansgård

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