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Guest House Paraty, Brazil

18 reviews18

Housekeeping, cleaning and attendance

Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with nature
9 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Connect with international travelers
6 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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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.
Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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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.
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.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
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The Experience

Day to day you will keep the common areas clean and help with housekeeping, on weekends you will be on call for help with clearing tables in the restaurant

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Additional Fee Required

The boat to our place is 30 reais per way and we request 8 Reais per day for breakfast, lunch and dinner


  • Intermediate English
  • 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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18 Reviews


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How this experience will transform you

9 Get in touch with nature

6 Meeting international travelers

6 Meeting locals

6 Practicing English

5 Developing environmental awareness

4 Practicing Spanish



Being with Mads was an marvelous experience. Mads is someone with a lot of skills and willing to share them. On my stay I learned a lot from building to basics in cooking. I really appreciate all he taught me and how he shares his experience.
The place it's a very nice project. Deep into the wild, with monkeys, turtles, lagarto and many plants. I found myself at peace here, enjoying the beach and the jungle during the day, and watching movies at night. I hope for the best

about 2 months ago



It was an amazing experience, the place is wonderful, Mads welcomed me very well to Happy Hammock, a very polite, committed and respectful person, a friend and a perfect chef, with delicious cuisine, an experience that I will take with me for a lifetime, I practiced English, Spanish, I learned cooking, connected with nature, enjoyed the wonder of the Praia Vermelha.

3 months ago



I don't know how to explain how amazing is to be in praia vermelha for a while. Mads is one of the greatest chefs I've ever met (and I know many), his food is always great and always a surprise, besides that he's a great friend. Andrea is awesome too, super funny, very communicative and makes the best Jorge amados ever! I met Patrick later but he's pretty welcoming too. The other volunteers were really nice and we had a lot of fun. Anyone who wanna be in touch with nature, practice english and have great times in a stunning beach, should come. It totally worth it!!

6 months ago



 This is a unique experience! You'll be working in paradise, the beach is beautiful and in the morning and night, it's practically dessert. The forest is preserved and the food is amazing and mostly vegan, for me a plus. The hostel is very rustic, and a lot of spaces do not have ceiling lining, being in nature you WILL encounter a lot of wildlife so be aware and bring a lot of bug repellent.Working in the kitchen was cool and I learned a lot but the shifts were usually from 8:00 to 12:00 - 18:00 to 20:00, so I would not recommend this spot for people who wants to conciliate it with another job

7 months ago



These were really indescribable moments. The hosts are very friendly, helpful, committed, they were always willing to help and help us when needed. They gave us all the support we need. We were in direct contact with nature and it was very relaxing. The place is beautiful, the scenery incredible and the food amazing. The work is not heavy, it was possible to combine work and rest without problems. We learned a lot, we acquired new skills, we had the opportunity to share excellent moments with the hosts, volunteers and guests. We had everything that volunteering can offer and more.

8 months ago

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