help building an ecolodge in the Guatemalan Mayan Jungle!

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The Exchange

Help painting the boungalows, keeping the garden clean and designing trails in our Private Natural Reserve, and be part of mantaining our solar and electric equipment. We need some hands to install our solar water pump system! Our business is growing so we need you in a little bit of everything.


What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Arts: Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

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

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens


What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

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 Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.


Requirements

Beginner Spanish

Between 20 and 45 years old

Be from outside Guatemala


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

We need skilled people to help us rebuild our ecolodge which was destroyed by hurricane Earl in august. We need to paint buildings, clean our huge garden, restore the walkways and keep them clean. Help repairing buildigs. Our buildings are mainly made of wood. And in genera we always need help to keep the place clean and in order. New ideas are always welcomed. We willl give yoou a place to stay, food and you can enjoy of the activities organized by the ecolodge. You can ride horses and use bikes for free if they are available. You will feel at home. Just remember...we are in the jungle.


Activities & Shift

We always have something to do. Buildings and garden always need maintainance. Buildings have to be painted often, garden has to be kept clean and in good conditions, we have to water the plants and keep walkways clean.