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Holistic Center Hoisdorf, Germany

5.0
9 reviews9

Clean/housekeep & cultivate inner stillness in meditation center


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Expand your social consciousness
4 travelers felt they expanded their social consciousness working with this host
Expand your environmental consciousness
4 travelers felt they returned from this experience with a greater environmental consciousness
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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.
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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.
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.
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.
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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 cleaning tasks and housekeeping.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Intermediate German
  • Over 18 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

Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Stay at least
2 weeks

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9 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Holistic Center

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

4 Developing environmental awareness

4 Developing social awareness

4 Get in touch with nature

3 Learning about sustainability

1 Meeting locals

1 Creating true social impact

Greece

5

This was my first volunteering experience and it was incredible! Maria and Antje have created a wonderful community and space where you can truly relax and get in touch with nature. The nearby area is also great with beautiful forests and lakes, or cities if you're looking to explore that instead. The work (gardening) sometimes got a little physically demanding but it was always fulfilling and satisfying with the hours being exactly what was promised. I recommend Little Paradise to anyone looking for the perfect place to look inward or relax.

about 2 months ago

Latvia

5

It is hard to write a review about something that can't really be put in words - this experience will stay with me forever. Learned a lot about myself and others during my 2 weeks with Maria and Antje (and their cats of course :)) If you come with an open heart, this place will do wonders. I will definitely return. Regarding the practical things - the work was very easy and is not really work if you feel like you are part of a home.

3 months ago

Germany

5

Volunteering in Little Paradise was one of the best choices I've made recently. Initially I intended to explore Hamburg and its surroundings, but ended up staying in this beautiful home filled with spirituality and openness to all cultures and religions with the beautiful Maria and Anjche. They are very nice and explain the tasks that need to be done very smoothly. I can only be grateful for all the beautiful times I had with myself and them there. Thank you very much and I look forward to coming again❤️❤️❤️

4 months ago

Brazil

5

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!

about 1 year ago

United States

5

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.

about 1 year ago

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