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Hostel Swakopmund, Namibia

Help run & improve Namibias' Coolest Backpackers & Only Surf Camp


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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

5h

Hours per day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Administration
Help with booking systems and payments.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Pub Crawls
Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Surfboards
You can use our surfboards as much as you want.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
Surf lessons
Take free surf classes at the local beaches.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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Support
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The Experience

There are daily routine tasks like setting up the breakfast buffet, reception duties, feeding animals, keeping the bar stocked up, etc. Volunteers can and should also get involved, using their own skills, creativity and initiative, in the current projects ranging from gardening to decoration to general maintenance to adding new facilities.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Intermediate German
  • 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

Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
Stay at least
3 weeks
Stay up to
3 months

About the host

Hosted by Oliver

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This host usually answers to 100% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 24 days
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