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What you offer

25h

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.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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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.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Support
Support
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The Experience

The tasks of the volunteers will be above all maintenance: garden care, cleaning and making beds.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Beginner Spanish
  • Over 21 years old
  • Be from outside Spain

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
4 weeks

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4 Reviews

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Learning And Fun Rating

Australia

I had an amazing time at A Fabrica. It's in a beautiful area of Galicia, and is well worth the visit. Sara, Oscar, and their staff are great people and the hours were very fair - I had heaps of time to myself and lots of opportunities to visit the surrounding villages, as well as multiple day trips to Ourense. The work was mainly outside doing general gardening duties such as weeding, trimming hedges, sweeping and other odd jobs, as well as in the hostel doing beds, washing and cleaning. The work was easy and varied.
I'll definitely be back to visit!

Jul/06/2019

Argentina

A Fábrica Da Luz fue mi primera experiencia en Worldpackers y la verdad que estoy muy contento. Las tareas que realicé fueron desde mantenimiento, limpieza, soporte en los servicios que brindamos, ir a hacer compras, jardinería, etc. Es un plus el estar rodeado de naturaleza, aire puro y tranquilidad en una vieja central hidroeléctrica junto al Río Mao. El staff también hizo su parte: Sara y Óscar fueron flexibles y siempre dispuestos a dar más de lo que uno espera; Lois y Carmen fueron los mejores cocineros; y Mari y Alba fueron grandes compañeras de trabajo. Disfruten éste lugar y su gente!

Jul/31/2019

Argentina

la verdad no tengo palabras para describirlo, desde el momento que llegue me senti como en casa, sara y oscar me hicieron sertir parte de la familia, el lugar para los que nos gusta la montaña es un paraiso en el mundo, cuando salis a recorrer tenes de compañera a luka ( la perra de los chicos) la comida genial, los dos son muy buenos cocineros, y el trabajo tranquilo y suave, la verdad una experiencia perfecta no le agregaria nada, espero volver algun dia.

Apr/29/2019

Argentina

Mi experiencia en la fábrica de luz fue muy linda! El lugar es verdaderamente increíble y es un buen punto para conectar con la naturaleza! La pasé muy bien y les agradezco un montón a Oscar y a Sara!! (Saludos a Luca )

Apr/17/2019

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