Feel at home in João Pessoa

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The Exchange

We're a small family hostel, very well located in João Pessoa coast (100m from the sea and all facilities as restaurants, bars, bus stop, drugstores. etc). Our house is a joyful, comfy and beautiful place where you can meet people from around the world and share experiences <3 We want volunteers to help us out with ideas, atmosphere and some tasks in reception mainly.

What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and attend to guests.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

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

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

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.


Intermediate Portuguese or Beginner English

Over 19 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Our volunteers are requested to help us to keep the atmosphere up and joyfull, interacting with our guests and helping us with tasks at reception and some small helping in cleanning.
We offer a small vegetable basket every week when people are really commited to improve the exchange experience =D
You'll be able to do your clothes hand washing, using our small laundry.

Activities & Shift

the shifts are around 5 hours at reception (two days off) - we have a good reception staff working so your job is more like giving tourist informations, helping people in-house, make everyone feels special and comfortable =D


Smoking downstairs at outside area is allowed but marijuana completely forbidden.
Kitchen can be used until 8pm
You should be commited and punctual to our shifts and tasks
Be open heart is the best way to enjoy this experience