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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
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What you get

1

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.
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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Support
Support
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The Experience

Diagnose, adjust and repair mainly our snowmobiles but also tractors, 4x4 quads, chain saws, recreational sporting gear, and related winter tools or equipmt. Electricity and Woodworking knowledge would be excellent but is it not mandatory. Being well-behaved and willing to learn is the most important. There is a lot to fix around here, and sometimes it will get freezing cold, but seeing the Aurora Borealis will definetely pay for your sweat!

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English
  • Over 22 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
Stay at least
4 weeks

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1 Review

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Guest House

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

India

5

Great way to experience the life near the arctics! The host and the teammates were very welcoming and always up for fun activities! Had the opportunity to do all the amazing tours and enjoy the local culture! Most importantly, it's the best way to hunt for northern lights!!!

over 1 year ago


Mats replied

thank you :) come back any time!

About the host

Hosted by Mats

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 60% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 3 days
3 published videos
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