Work as night shift in our relaxed bed & breakfast while living in Rio de Janeiro for FREE!

The Exchange

Living in our cozy staff dorm and work the night shift 3/4 days a week... the rest of the time you have to enjoy the city! Our location is great, close to the metro and only 10 minutes walk from our hostel where you are welcome to hang out and meet new people from all over the world.

What you offer

28 hours of help per week

Night Shift: Help with night tasks to make the place relaxing for all guests

What you get

3 days off per week

Team Dorm: You're part of a team! Get to know them in your dormitory.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Discounts on Parties: Party on! Get discounts and party all night long.

Discounts on Restaurants: Yummy! Get discounts and grab a bite.

Discounts on Pubs: Another pint, please! Get discounts and enjoy pubs/bars.

Discounts on Drinks: Drink up! Get discounts and order a few drinks.

Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Parties: Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.


Beginner English or Beginner Portuguese

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Work alternating 3 and 4 days a week (getting 3 / 4 days off per week). The night shift arrives in the late evenings, changes shift, receives laundry, opens the door for guests, maintains a secure and orderly house and assists guests with anything they might need in the late hours. In the morning you prepare the patio and then help prepare the breakfast. If you are dependable and focused then this work is a simple and easy way for your to live in Rio for free while making the most out of your time.

Activities & Shift

- Change shifts
- Open door for the guests or services that are arriving during the night
- General security
- Making sure that the house is quite for the guests
- Maintaining the reception and patio area clean and organized
- Helping prepare breakfast in the morning