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What you offer

25h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours 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
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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.
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.
Discounts on Parties
Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Pubs
Get discounts at nearby pubs.
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.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Support
Support
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The Experience

Mamachina es un proyecto que busca ser toda una experiencia para todos los clientes y voluntarios que la visiten, un lugar que combine el arte, los sabores y tradición de Ayacucho. Por eso invitamos a voluntarios para poder ayudarnos y sobre todo a enriquecer nuestros servicios con sus ideas a lo largo de su viaje.

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Requirements

  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Stay at least
1 week
Stay up to
3 months

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6 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Pousada

4.5

Learning & Fun

5.0

Brazil

4

Yersi foi um anfitrião excelente. A cidade de Quinua é bem pequena e não tem muitas opções de passeio e diversão, mas a experiência de imersão na cultura local vale muito a pena. A comida servida pelo anfitrião é boa e o quarto de hóspedes também. O banheiro é compartilhado, fora da casa e não tem água muito quente, o que é desconfortável em dias de muito frio. O trabalho é bastante físico e são respeitados os horários. A construção do hotel é um sonho do anfitrião que está se tornando realidade aos poucos. Fiquei muito contente em poder participar desse projeto.

Feb/11/2020

Spain

4

La experiencia en Mamachina fue increíble. Iba por una semana y me quedé dos.
Yersi fue muy amable y me enseñó mucho de la cultura de Quinua. Me llevó a conocer los talleres de cerámica y lugares de los alrededores. El pueblo es mágico, con muchos sitios para visitar. Pasé La Nochebuena con su familia y me acogieron como a una mas. La comida de Mamachina es exquisita y muy abundante.
Yersi es un manitas y muy trabajador, sin duda cuando termine su proyecto será un lugar espectacular. El único inconveniente fue el frío y la lluvia. Muy recomendable para los que les guste la naturaleza.

Dec/28/2019

Mexico

5

Mi experiencia fue sin duda enriquecedora, por la gente que estuvo en el corto lapso de tiempo que me tocaba quedar. Yersi se portó muy ante to desde el principio y también muy accesible con el itinerario que yo tenía que seguir para mi viaje. Me encantaría regresar en otras circunstancias debido a que hubo un poco de desorganización en cuestión horarios de comida y trabajo. Sin embargo no es algo que me pareciera frecuente, solo fue el momento. Agradezco el hacer tenido esta experiencia, el lugar es lindo, hay mucho que hacer al rededor y es muy tranquilo. Sin duda volvería.

Dec/02/2019

Mexico

5

Mamachina es un lugar mágico, por la simple razón de que se encuentra en el pueblo de artesanos Quinua. Los alrededores quitan el aliento, hay bosques, ruinas, cuevas y aguas termales para quien quiera quedarse el tiempo suficiente. Yersi está en proceso de acabar el hostal, y cualquier ayuda es bienvenida. Es un chico muy amable y enérgico. Recomiendo mamachina a todo aquel que quiera estar ceca de la naturaleza y le gusten los lugares poco turísticos. Y a quién quiera poner un poco de sí mismo ayudando a Yersi y su hostal:

Dec/01/2019

Argentina

5

la verdad que mamachina fue una experiencia increíble, el lugar está en una muy buena ubicación, la gente del lugar increíble, Yersi y su familia muy compañeros, nos llegaron a lugares en cuatriciclos a recorrer y concer, todo muy lindo, la comida de la madre increíble de rica y abundante.
una experiencia recomendable de la cual no me podría ir.
No sé queden con ganas es un lugar hermoso y la van a pasar más que bien

Nov/20/2019

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