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Guest House Faro, Portugal

26 reviews26

Help with the daily tasks of a guesthouse while enjoying the sun and the south of Portugal =)

High demand host
This host has received 30 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
Connect with international travelers
13 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Practice English
12 travelers recommend this host to practice English
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 with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
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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 lunch, every day of your stay.
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.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Your help will be basically cleaning the house and preparing the rooms for our guests!

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  • Intermediate Portuguese or Intermediate English
  • Between 18 and 80 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
Stay up to
6 weeks

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26 Reviews


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Hours & Tasks


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How this experience will transform you

13 Meeting international travelers

12 Practicing English

10 Meeting locals

6 Immersing in the local culture

5 Developing social awareness

4 Get in touch with nature



This is my first experience with Worldpackers and I'm really enjoying it, I'm still here in Faro. I'm volunteering in my area which is decoration and artistic wall painting and that makes me very happy. Everyone is nice to me and helpful. I highly recommend it.

5 months ago



This is my first workaway experience and I sure have had a lot of fun! It was off season so the work load was pretty light. I had lots of free time hanging out or making some day trip to cities nearby. It's a great opportunity to meet other travelers and have a drink together by the beach;) Nuno is very flexible and always lays out the schedule of the day so everything was clear. Arni is such a wonderful cook and "DJ" and I will sure miss you and the yummy food!

5 months ago



My experience in Faro was amazing, the local people and the town are so much fun and I would highly recommend to stay there. The work schedule was easily manageable with 4 hours of work per day and 2 days off per week leaving plenty of time to explore all that Faro has to offer.

6 months ago



The owner was very friendly and picked us up from the airport. But the problem was that the room they gave us was not in a good condition! the mattress was in bad shape on the floor, no pillows and the place very neglected in general and no windows to the outside.
I think he should be more considerate of volunteers and offer a better option for sleeping (for couples). For that reason we decided to leave the place, he even offered us something better but only when we told him we were leaving, so why not offer a better option from the beginning if he can?

6 months ago



My experience was quite good. 4 hours per day and 2 days off. Easy job, basically Reception and Housekeeping, you can not complain. Good atmosphere, nice people, incredible food. Thanks you all for this experience in Faro.

7 months ago

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Hosted by Emanuel

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