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Eco Lodge Volcano, Hawaii County, United States

5.0
6 reviews6

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What you offer

25h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Housekeeping
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
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.
Support
Support
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The Experience

General help at inn next to Volcanoes National Park, shift work includes, hosting, breakfast prep, general office work, and housekeeping duties. Some landscaping and weeding. If you are already in Hawaii you can come before August 1st. After August 1st you can come with medical clearance before you get on the plane. Free Breakfast, high speed WiFi & hot tub access :)

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Requirements

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
12 weeks

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6 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Eco Lodge

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

United States

5

I felt welcomed at Volcano Inn. This place is beautiful with lush rainforest. The people are very kind especially Ku’u. She’s such an amazing and friendly person. The inn has 24 hr hot tubs for you to use during your free time and the best thing is that it’s cleaned everyday. The Big Island is amazing as well. We rented a car for a few days and got to see sunset at Mauna Kea summit, black sand beach, green sand beach, lava tube, akaka falls, waipio valley and many attractions on the big island. You can take a bus to the Hilo town and go to the beaches as well. Overall, great experience!!

almost 2 years ago

United States

5

This was my first work exchange experience and everyone at Volcano Inn was so welcoming as soon as I stepped on to the island, I couldn't have asked for more. Volcano Inn is right in the middle of the Big Island (best island) and is a perfect base for exploring the area. If you know your hours ahead of time you have plenty of time for island adventures. Don't be afraid to ask for clarification on tasks, everyone is more than willing to explain and help out. This B&B is in a super relaxing rainforest so use the hot tub as often as possible and check this place out.

almost 2 years ago

Brazil

5

I was at the Vocano Inn for 6 weeks and it was a wonderful experience. The Hotel is super beautiful, comfortable and a safe place, surrounded by the wonderful rainforest. The staffs are super friends and have the patience to teach us English (especially Jeab, Kuú and Lyall - to you, our special thanks). We learned a lot about how to care for the rainforest and about the Hawaiian custumes. The Big Island is wonderful and offers: snorkeling, diving, hiking and delicious food. The island has much to offer: beaches, mountains, waterfalls and volcanic lava. It was an unbelievable experience, tks!

about 2 years ago

Brazil

5

Was wonderful be in the Volcano Inn, we were there for 6 weeks, the work was Super good, learned a lot working as hostels and also with other works. Was wonderful work with gardening and have direct contact with the beautiful Hawaii rainforest . Just have to thank the Ron and Jeab, especially Jeab by affection, and we make your family and all by teach us English and patience in hear us. Learned a lot in conversations with the great friend Kuú and Lyall, to you our thank you! Volcano Inn is Super safe, and in provided the incredible experience know the Hawaii. I hope return in the near future!

about 2 years ago

China

5

I travelled to Volcano Inn with my boyfriend and we are so grateful for this experience! The hostesses at the inn are full of joy and always have insider tips on exploring the island. Rich, the groundkeeper, taught me and my boyfriend names of Hawaiian plants, their legends, and how to care for them. I got to wake up and work in a lush and beautiful forest. The island offered so much beauty and wonders and I'll remember this experience forever. Lava, ocean, mountains and tropical plants and animals - if you love nature and active exploring, this will be the perfect place for your adventure!

over 2 years ago

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