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What you offer

27h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Administration
Help with booking systems and payments.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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What you get

3

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
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.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Support
Support
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The Experience

At our hostel you'll feel at home. Our location is amazing for those who want to experience the Brazilian culture in São Paulo, close to the subway, cultural centers, bars and places that play samba and forró. We are looking for responsible, proactive and communicative people. Join us!

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Requirements

  • Intermediate Portuguese and Intermediate English
  • Over 20 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

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

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6 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks

Hostel

Learning & Fun

Brazil

I had a great experience working at Garoa *-*
Andrea is a great manager, helps us whenever we need, the staff is great (Hello, Rafa o/) and the neighborhood is exciting with lots of things to do right beside the metro station Faria Lima.

Sep/11/2018

Argentina

Was a totally different and really good experience! I totally recommend Garoa Hostel ! The team is really kind and helpfull :)

Aug/30/2016

Brazil

I love this hotel and all the staff. Daniel and Andrea makes me feel like home. Sometimes he had party with good music, good drinks and food for the guests. Already I miss the Garoa hostel !!

Jun/03/2016

Brazil

Nice people to work with, easy going atmosfere and a wonderful place to chill out. Work time was flexible so I've managed to do other things whilst working there.

Jul/15/2015

Greece

Ótimo hostel, localização excelente, perto de praticamente tudo, equipe boa (em especial Rafael, Ellen e Fádia), meu enorme carinho e gratidão à vocês. Obrigado e até uma próxima <3

Sep/03/2017

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About the host

Hosted by Daniel

Response Rate
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Response Time
This host usually writes back in 8 days

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