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Eco Lodge Platanillo, Costa Rica

5.0
3 reviews3

Energetic, nature-loving Volunteers needed at Cascada Elysiana!


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Connect with the locals
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Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

25h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours 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.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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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.
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.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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The Experience

Volunteer duties: - elegant cooking - cleaning at 5-star quality - reception/hospitality/guest services - simple gardening -maintaining chickens/pets Work along-side our incredible team and immerse yourself in the healing jungle while getting to meet people from all over the world and gain invaluable experience for your future endeavors. We are looking for enthusiastic, positive, dependable souls!

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Additional Fee Required

Daily fee of $12/day is only applied for volunteers staying LESS THAN 2 months.

Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Fluent Spanish
  • 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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Availability

Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Stay at least
4 weeks

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3 Reviews

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

11 months ago

Mexico

5


Fue una experiencia sumamente enriquecedora en muchos sentidos. El ambiente y lugar es muy bonito tanto que te hacen sentir con más energía de la normal al estar dentro de tanta naturaleza. También en horario es respetado aunque separado pero a veces hay días ligeros, relajados y otros muy pesados pero se compensaba. Mila la encargada es una chica muy linda y siempre está tratando de apoyar. El único problema fue que la temporada de lluvias es un poco problemática por los insectos e humedad, también su ubicación es bastante alejada y el transporte algo escaso, pero sin duda lo vale.

about 1 month ago

Chile

5

cascada elysiana se guarda un lugarcito en mi corazón, demasiado bello lugar, apartado del ruido de la ciudad, pero a la vez cerca de la playa (dominical)
si estás pensando en aplicar lo re recomiendo 😊.
mi experiencia fue muy buena, la comida deliciosa y siempre se respetaron los horarios 👌🏾

10 months ago

About the host

Hosted by Mila

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