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Guest House Varzaneh, Iran

5 reviews5

Meet people from all over the world, and be hospitable!

Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with nature
4 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Connect with the locals
4 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
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.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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 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 Parties
Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
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.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Holistic Therapies
You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Welcome our guests from more than 50 nationalities. We need someone to take care of them, make sure their room is ok, and they are feeling convenient. Do the check-in for the guests, make a tea for them, and try to tell them about our tours. Taking order of meals, and making sure he/she is welcoming enough so that guests do not hesitate asking them questions. Basically, being hospitable! Once upon a time we need a hand in cleaning either.

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  • Intermediate English
  • Between 18 and 50 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

Whats Not Included

Topics Not Included

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Stay at least
1 week

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How this experience will transform you

4 Get in touch with nature

4 Meeting locals

4 Immersing in the local culture

2 Developing social awareness

2 Practicing English

2 Meeting international travelers



I couldn't ask for anything better! In the Negaar Traditional Guest House I felt like home. The tasks were very easy and clear, Mohammad is very precise and careful. In Varzaneh you not only have the opportunity to practise English and to meet travelers from all over the world, but you will be able also to evolve your spirituality and awareness of the world thanks to the concepts of Persian medicine. You will leave with a heart full of beauty.

about 2 months ago



This was my first volunteering experience and I couldn't have asked for anything better! Mohammad is a great host, times and tasks are flexible and Varzaneh is a very authentic desert town. I had the chance to visit amazing places but, most importantly, to connect with the culture and meet some amazing people, both tourists and locals. I would definitely recommend this experience at Negaar Guesthouse :)

4 months ago

Mohammad replied

Thanks a lot Cecilia! :)

Negaar is your second home! At least for the sake of salt lake, so the lake does not feel offended, I look forward meeting you again!



Mohammad was a great host and taught me so much about Iranian culture. He explained the history to me and teached me about Persian medicine. I was there around new year and got to see some traditional celebrations which was very nice. Also the desert is so beautiful!! My tasks were pretty easy and I had enough time to see everything else. I can only recommend staying with him:)

6 months ago

Mohammad replied

Thank you Cosima! You are always very welcome... .



What an amazing experience! Mohammad taught me a lot of things, about culture, religion, Persian medicine...and showed me some of the most beautiful spots around the city and its curiosities! ( You have to see the night sky in the desert, it's impressive!!)
Varzaneh has a lot of history and it's the perfect place to met local people. Every person that I met here is really nice and kind. I'm happy that I could come and hope one day come back to visit!

8 months ago



I know the real Iran, the real people, traditions, humor and the food.
It has been an awesome time,people in the guesthouse have so big hearts as the sun.
I found many friends. I was at home.
I admire all the effort that they make to be better.
Unfortunately it was low season and we didn't have so many things to do. But we can share a lot of chats, food and really good moments.
Thank you guys (Abu, Amin, Hassan, Mohammad and your family) for open your heart for me and give me beautiful moments. I feel so lucky.
I wish you all the best, always. Be happy.

over 2 years ago

Mohammad replied

It was an amazing time with Celeste! Really glad she came over! And certainly believed that she did a good job. Helping me with translation, cleaning and taking care of the guests were certainly satisfying, and she is always welcome to come over!

Always welcome!

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