About COVID-19
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we recommend you to stay informed about WHO's and local authorities' recommendations.

Holistic Center Hoisdorf, Germany

6 reviews6

Help and deepen your spirituality in retreat & meditation center!

Expand your environmental consciousness
2 travelers felt they returned from this experience with a greater environmental consciousness
Learn about sustainability
2 travelers learned about sustainability working with this host
Save to Wishlist

What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Learn more

What you get


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.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Holistic Therapies
You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
Verified hosts
Verified Host
This host has been verified by our team before joining the community.
Worldpackers Insurance
Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.
Learn more
Learn more

The Experience

We are a small meditation and retreat center located near Hamburg, Germany. The center is providing an environment to meditate, go inwards, calm down, and reconnect with oneself. It is a place of stillness and peace, and perfectly suited for experienced meditators who might enjoy the natural surrounding. We need your help with daily tasks like welcoming our guests, cleaning, housekeeping, some light gardening tasks, feeding the cats :)

Learn more


  • Intermediate English or Intermediate German
  • 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

Learn more


Stay at least
4 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

In our community, you can talk to worldpackers who have already collaborated with this host and get your questions answered directly.

You can ask things like:

  • a) How was your experience with this host?
  • b) How was your day-to-day routine?
  • c) How much did you spend on this trip?

6 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks


Holistic Center


Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

2 Learning about sustainability

2 Developing environmental awareness

2 Developing social awareness

1 Practicing English

1 Creating true social impact

1 Get in touch with nature



It was completely amazing! Maria and Antje are fantastic hosts, they made me feel super comfortable.

The working hours and the work are really fair; the house is fantastic (especially the garden!); the food is always fresh and good; the guests are super friendly; the region is so beautiful with lakes and forests.

But more than that, having two meditations per day and an environment that helps you to think about what is really important in life, to stay in the present and to learn to listen to your heart is the thing that made this experience so special for me. Magical and life changing!

2 months ago

United States


I cannot say enough about Little Paradise. This was my second time back and was even more magical than the first. The space is absolutely beautiful and Maria and Antia dedicate their lives to serving others, which is what makes the experience so authentic and genuine.

I highly recommend to anyone following a spiritual practice, to further yourself by volunteering in this space. It is magical and the hosts are wonderful.

3 months ago



Maria and Antje are great hosts I had an incredible time with them
taking care of the house, garden and meditating together.
Hoisdorf and the nearby region is very beautiful and I had plenty of time to myself to explore the surrounding. highly recommend to anyone who want to deepen his spirituality and to relax.

6 months ago



Hostess Maria is always in a good mood and is very dynamic and loving to support the work! The Retreat is beautiful, very organized and also clean! The foods are delicious, healthy and fresh! I made new friends with guests and volunteers too! It is an excellent place to visit and reflect on your goals ... there are great books in the library and daily meditations help us understand our reasons for being there! The company of the 3 cats always does very good energy. Little Paradise Retreat will always be in my prayers.

9 months ago



At Little Paradise one can experience, how fine it is to be self, to express their needs, to speak the truth inside white out free, to be heard with patience. Everyone are willcome and accepted as they are, and can feels free to make a journey to ones deepest potentials.

Ones can feels here how easy it is to reconnect with the inner, the outer, the higher and deeper source trouhg intense meditation and retreat.

An the four cats, every once having it's own personality, are so amazing. They will reveal a lot about ourselves. It's great.

Thanks so much for the great experience. Best regards.

11 months ago

View all reviews

About the host

  • • Recently Online

Hosted by Maria

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 100% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in Less than a day
1 published videos
This host has 1 published videos showing a little bit about their place

Want to know more about this host?

We only provide detailed host information and videos to Members

Become a member



Learn from influencers and community experts. When you complete a course, you earn a certificate in your profile for the new skill you’ve just developed.

Worldpackers Community

How to become an outstanding Worldpacker

  • 20min
  • 4.6

How do trips with Worldpackers work?

With the WP Trips and WP Pack plans, you can contact the host of your choice and travel safely as often as you like.

Step 1

Apply for as many volunteer opportunities as you want

Step 2

Chat with hosts and ask questions about the position

Step 3

Check the necessary documentation if you want to go abroad

Step 4

If you are approved for volunteering, confirm your trip on the platform

Step 5

Pack your bags and travel like a local!

Step 6

After the experience together, you and the host leave reviews

Check out all our plans