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What you offer

32h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Photography
Take, edit and provide amazing photos.
Social Media
Maintain and update social media channels.
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What you get

2

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.
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.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
Support
Support
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Verified Host
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Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance
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The Experience

Do you share our love for nature and community development? If you want to be part of a great cause then you have come to the right place. We welcome any volunteers that want to learn about practising sustainable tourism through reforestation and developing the surrounding community by: - helping with our reforestation project i.e. planting, watering, maintaining of newly planted trees - marketing - guest interaction - teaching English

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English
  • Between 21 and 35 years old
  • Be from outside Sri Lanka

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Stay at least
12 weeks
Stay up to
6 months

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1 Review

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Eco Lodge

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

Australia

5

The time I spent at Poleaththa Eco Lodge was amazing. The jungle and environment here are so refreshing with exceptionally kind and caring people.
Their commitment to the environment and preservation of our planet is truely remarkable and I feel very special to have taken a part in it.

Nov/15/2019

About the host

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Hosted by Polwaththa

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 80% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 1 day
1 published videos
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