The Wild Atlantic Way: Live and work by the beach this Summer

The Exchange

Housekeeping is our main objective each day and making sure that common areas are neat, tidy and welcoming for our guests. All volunteers are expected to make an effort to greet guests and ask them how their stay is going. Opportunities to get involved in community projects such as beach clean up and also to get reception and social media training.


25 hours of help per week

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.

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.

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.

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.

Discounts on Tours: Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

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

Get free drinks or beverages.: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

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

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Intermediate English

Over 21 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Volunteers are expected to work around 5 hours per day for 5 days a week. In exchange, you are accommodated, provided breakfast/lunch/dinner, a bike for your stay here, a complimentary ticket to Dun Aonghus! Work varies from day to day, housekeeping, cleaning, general maintenance, welcoming guests etc.

Activities & Shift

Laundry, Cleaning, Housekeeping, Reception duties.
Generally, most shifts will be in the morning for check in/check out time, then the evening is yours!


Be diligent, be flexible, be positive, be mannerly and respectful.