Help maintaining our yard and setting a small vegetable garden

The Exchange

Hello everyone! We are small eco hostel/homestay in Danube delta. We need your help to keep our yards neat (mowing the grass mostly) and we are also setting a small vegetable garden in our place. Seeding, planting and maintaining. All these tasks are morning ones, so, we hope you are early bird. We have 3 yards (meduim sizes, not big ones), so the tasks, with good organization, shouldn't take you more than 2-3h daily.


25 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

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.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, 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.

Discounts on Accommodation: Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

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


Intermediate English

Over 18 years old

Be from outside Romania

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We have a small and friendly hostel in Sulina, Danube delta, Romania. It is a small fisherman house and nice and beautiful yards. Three of them. One is camping ground, another two are common space and small vegetable garden.

We need your help with maintenance of these yards. That mean mowing the grass, taking care of vegetables, watering the plants and flowers too. Occasionally a little help with maintain the house (small repairs and similar). Not more than 5h per day, 5 days a week.

For your help we are giving to you free bed in a mix dorm plus breakfast and dinner are included.

Activities & Shift

Gardening are done in the morning. So, we expect you to be morning person. We are starting between 6 - 7 a.m., checking, picking up and sorting out trash. Putting previous day compost trash into compost pit and checking it out. Watering the flowers, plants, grapes and treas. Once in a while, taking care that grass in yards and around the house is not big and making it neat and nice.


We are community based on respect. Any breach of respect to other guests, local community or our neighbors will not be tolerated and it will mean termination of our contract. Excessive abuse of alcohol and any use of drugs will not be tolerated!