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Hostel Schwedeneck, Germany

4 reviews4

Be our "Hostel Sitter" near the Baltic Sea

Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
2 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Practice English
2 travelers recommend this host to practice English
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per day
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 grow plants and cultivate gardens
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What you get


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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
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.
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The Experience

We are a small family run hostel with 23 beds near the Baltic Sea, just north of Kiel. We do not live at the hostel ourselves so it is nice to have someone around who is there to let us know if everything is ok. You are more or less a "normal" guest who helps us a little with cleaning, gardening or welcoming other guests. Work times are flexible and there is plenty of time to explore the area by bike. The nearest beach is 2.5km away.

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  • Fluent English or Fluent German
  • Over 20 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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Stay at least
3 weeks

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4 Reviews


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Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

2 Meeting locals

2 Practicing English

2 Get in touch with nature

2 Meeting international travelers

2 Immersing in the local culture

1 Practicing Spanish



It was AMAZING being a volunteer at Silke's hostel during 6 awesome weeks. She's kind, caring and an amazing leader towards the activities we need to execute around the place. The tasks were clear and well explained, we had plenty of time to enjoy the place, the region and see the beautiful landscapes around the baltic sea. It was my first experience and I strongly recommend to choose this place to have an unique experience. It was a pleasure to meet such a nice person as Silke! Hope to come back to say hi one day.

14 days ago



una experiencia increíble con un host super accesible, el hostal es un lugar increíble para relajarse y aprender muchisimo

2 days ago



Peanuts Hostel fué una experiencia enriquecedora ya que aprendimos sobre jardinería, manejo de hostales y hasta un poco de carpinteria. Como voluntariado es una experiencia muy divertida, con tareas sencillas, la anfitriona tiene toda la disponibilidad, paciencia e interés en ayudarte. Es un lugar que te permite relajarte, aprender, socializar y adentrarte en su cultura. Silka siempre procura que te sientas cómoda, es una persona de quien se puede aprender mucho, siempre pone el ejemplo pero también te permite hacer las cosas a tu manera.

9 days ago



Silke es una persona muy amable, esta pendiente de lo que necesitas y se preocupa porque disfrutes tu estancia allí, el lugar es tranquilo, las tareas son sencillas y puedes conocer muchas cosas de la cultura alemana hablando con los huéspedes.

Silke is a very kind person, she is aware of what you need and cares that you enjoy your stay there, the place is quiet, the tasks are simple and you can learn many things about the German culture by talking with the guests.

about 1 month ago

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