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Eco Lodge Platanillo, Costa Rica

5.0
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We're looking for an energetic volunteer to help us!


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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Housekeeping
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Administration
Help with booking systems and payments.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
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.
Tent
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
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 Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Support
Support
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The Experience

We are looking for someone energetic and responsible to help at the reception, help with guests (when we have them), do some admin tasks and organize our volunteer team (organize, answer questions, and create fun activities). We are a team of 2 (1 owner and 1 manager), with about 10 volunteers. This position is great for someone who wants some experience at a retreat center (hotel + events + nature) and working with people :)

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English and Intermediate Spanish
  • Over 20 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Stay at least
12 weeks

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1 Review

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Eco Lodge

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

1 Meeting international travelers

1 Meeting locals

1 Learning about sustainability

1 Creating true social impact

1 Practicing Spanish

1 Practicing English

Brazil

5

Well ... I could started telling it was amazing experience that I had in my life living in the mountains ⛰ around closer by waterfalls sooo it’s super great energy that’s why I loved .
Also I learned more respect the nature immersion in the nature and separate trash 🗑 and taking care more of it and every things in this beautiful spot in Costa Rica 🇨🇷
I had opportunity for meeting great people from around the wor Ltd and also I learned a lot with them new receipts for vegetarian meals that’s it’s was so yummy 😋
I can’t forget about Copito (dog ) and Catita (Cat) they make the place super conf

Sep/01/2020

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Hosted by Michael

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