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Homestay Río Grande, Puerto Rico

2 reviews2

Help me turn my home into a homestay for other travellers. Puerto Rico is waiting for you!

High demand host
This host has received 4 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
Make a real social impact
A traveler really felt their social impact working with this host
Practice English
A traveler recommended this host to practice English
Needs help immediately
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.
Painting & Decorating
Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
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.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
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.
Surf lessons
Take free surf classes at the local beaches.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
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

I would like HELP finishing painting the house. Nothing hardcore. Simple task. Of course there's steps, like prepping the area, cleaning before and after the painting. Any other HELP needed are DIY. No exp or previous knowledge needed since I can teach most. If you already know, even better😎 Also, there's skills that you might have that I don't, and maybe we can put them in use to do something in the house. So PLEASE, whatever u know, tell me

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  • Fluent Spanish or Fluent 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
1 week

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Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

1 Practicing English

1 Creating true social impact

1 Meeting locals

1 Meeting international travelers

1 Developing environmental awareness

1 Get in touch with nature

United States


The host was super friendly and respectful. Joshua is one of the most outgoing people you'll meet, he's super flexible and understanding as long as everything is communicated properly. He goes above and beyond with his people, would definitely do this one again in a close future. If you want to reconnect with nature and disconnect for a while this is definitely the place.

2 days ago

joshua replied

Girl!!!! People like you makes me wanna do this forever. I enjoyed your stay. Thank for everything you did like for real. Love that u kept the communication going on for anything you needed to say. And the proactive attitude, the best. I'm proud of being your 1st host! Was worth it!! Nos vemos pronto cuando regreses. Mua... UNE !!!!

United States


Before picking me up from the airport, he texted me Are You Hungry? But never offered any food. On the drive to his place, he told me about a girl who refused to shower and stunk up the place. He even told her that too. When I got there, I realized why she did that. The only bathroom in the small house with 6 other volunteers is in the guy's room so I wouldn't doubt if she had be SA recently and didn't feel comfortable having to walk between the beds ( 2ft space maybe) to go to the bathroom and shower. Got bite by a dog down the street and he didn't offer help but said I should call the cops

2 days ago

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