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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.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
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.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
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

We own and operate a beautiful inn in Boothbay Harbor Maine. We are located in the center of a picturesque seaside village with much to see and explore. Our inn Is open from early May to late October, we are looking for people to help us run the inn for the remainder of the summer and close the property in mid October. We have positions open now through October. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English
  • Over 19 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
8 weeks

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6 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Guest House

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

Brazil

5

It was amazing! My best experience!
I loved my time there. Mark and Buzz are very nice and friendly, and I felt very comfortable. I learned many things in the kitchen too! Its a beautiful place with a lovely people! I totally recommend!

Oct/15/2019

Mexico

5

What a wonderful time I spent at the Topside Inn, Buzz and Mark took great care of me, they truly are incredible warming and loving hosts. The place it is beautiful, the nature so as the Topside Inn. Highly recommend it, I am sure you will have a great time in there. Mark and Buzz thanks for everything, I have now words to express how grateful I am with you. Best wishes this summer :)

Jun/17/2019

Sweden

5

At Topside Inn you get welcomed by your hosts Buzz and Mark in the best way. They are keen on having a good team working together and run a tight ship but that doesn't mean there no time for fun. They where helpful in you learning your way around the kitchen and the accommodation was fantastic. I'd recommend this place for people who want to see a beautiful part of Maine and know what hospitality is supposed to be like.

Dec/29/2018

United States

5

Great place in a lovely town. Mark and Buzz are super fun and laid back. There is a lot to do and it can get pretty busy, but they're well-staffed and reasonable and the food is delicious. Highly recommend this! It's a good way to visit this part of Maine and get an authentic experience.

Nov/19/2017

United States

5

Truly an amazing experience!

May/30/2017

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