We are always looking for people who can add value to our fantastic environment at Mokolodi Backpackers.

Areas for volunteer work/projects are:

  1. Business management and systems development.
  2. Financial planning and book keeping.
  3. Staff development.
  4. Managing & updating of our presence on the WWW and SEO.
  5. Marketing in general and social media marketing.
  6. Building projects, general upkeep and maintenance.
  7. Art and making our backpackers WOW.
  8. Landscaping and gardening.
  9. Any skill which you want to promote.

Duration of projects:

  • 7 to 30 Days, 8:00 to 15:00.

Starting date & time span:

  • It can start at any date, based on mutual agreement with our admin.
  • Each project has a deadline.
  • Project must run uninterrupted.

We offer in return:

  • Free accommodation in a serviced room, in the main building at the Backpackers.
  • Laundry.
  • Breakfast (a choice of cereals) and dinner (what the staff cook for the day).
  • Great environment.

Who do we want?

  • Highly passionate folks. Very talented in his or her area of expertise.
  • People who are creative, result oriented and self-motivated, and
  • Dedicated to the completion of the project.

How to proceed?

  • Market yourself by stating your strengths and the contribution you can make towards the success of the project (in one paragraph). Clearly state what you can contribute.
  • Send it to: admin@backpackers.co.bw
  • Also state when you wish to start with the project.

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Contact Mokolodi Backpackers

Gaborone Botswana: Booking office:
+267 74 11 1165 (Local 74 11 1165)

South Africa: Booking office:
+27 72 043 6255 (Local 072 043 6255)

Gaborone: Backpackers office:
+267 74 11 1164 (Local 74 11 1164)

Email: admin@backpackers.co.bw
Skype: mokolodi.backpackers.admin
Address: Plot 86, Mokolodi, Gaborone, Botswana

GPS co-ordinates:
Latitude D M S: -24° 44’ 26.13” Longitude D M S: 25° 49’ 41.41”

Reception is open 7 am – 9:30 pm (07:00-21:30).
Check In Time: From 2 pm & Check Out Time: Before 11 am
(a late check-in can be arranged)

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Mokolodi Backpackers received a Gaborone Backpackers Best Value Award