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Hostel Quito, Ecuador

4.5
14 reviews14

Apoyo en Jardineria y areas verdes. Help to gardening


Connect with nature
A traveler recommended this experience for reconnecting with nature
Immerse yourself in the local culture
A traveler recommended this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
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What you offer

25h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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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.
Tent
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
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.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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The Experience

Bienvenido a la Hostal Colibrí Aeropuerto, esperamos que tu estadía sea placentera, estas ubicado en Tababela, un pueblo perteneciente a la ciudad de Quito capital de Ecuador a la que puedes visitar a tan solo 45 minutos de viaje. Tu visita para nosotros es de mucha importancia ya que esperamos alimentarnos de tus conocimientos y espíritu de trabajo pero a la vez que aprendas mucho de nuestra cultura. te necesitamos para mejorar nuestro jardin

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish
  • Over 18 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

Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Stay at least
1 week

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14 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Hostel

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

1 Immersing in the local culture

1 Get in touch with nature

1 Developing environmental awareness

1 Meeting international travelers

1 Meeting locals

1 Learning about sustainability

Brazil

1

Good things: Felipe is a really nice and kind person. The “room” for volunteers, in my opinion, is disrespectful. It’s dirty, with mattress so thin that even putting 2 together you could feel the bed. The place is above the reception, where also happens events for the hotel, so, without warning we stayed up until 3am with really loud music, at least a warning would be nice. The meals included are confusing, you could have anything from the kitchen (messy one) but we were questioned about eating a bread one morning. The activities went fine and as agreed but I don’t feel it was a fair trade.

Apr/16/2019

Argentina

5

I totally recommend this experiences.Carlos was such a good host, he was flexible since de beginning. I took some extra day in Colombia and he was super ok with it.
The job is really fun and a great opportunity to learn. The hostel is comfortable and a great place to relax. The staff is really nice and friendly, they make me feel home since the first day.
I am totally thankful for such an amazing experience!

Mar/06/2018

Peru

5

El tiempo que pasé fue magnifico, las tareas sencillas el anfitrión súper atento siempre recibí todas las facilidades necesarias para disfrutar de mi estancia, es un buen lugar paa desconectarse y descansar de la vida citadina, espero en algún momento volver sin cuarentena de por medio, quedo completamente agradecido.

Mar/28/2020

Spain

5

Felipe y su familia me han acogido con los brazos abiertos. Me he sentido una más en Colibrí, he podido aportar y mis ideas han sido bien recibidas.
Felipe es encantador, me ha ayudado muchísimo y ha facilitado que pudiera hacer turismo acercándome a Quito cuando podía y yéndome a buscar al bus cuando volvía muy tarde (mil gracias, de verdad!:))
Especial mención a doña Tere, un amor de persona. Me he reído mucho con ella y me la llevo en el recuerdo, a ella y a sus lecciones sobre lenguaje ecuatoriano <3
Las tareas son sencillas y el entorno es precioso, recomendable 100%

Mar/12/2020

Colombia

5

La experiencia en el hostal colibri fue mi primer voluntariado y desde el momento que llegas te hacen sentir en familia, felipe nuestro afintrion es una persona amable y muy abierta te explica tus funciones con todos los detalles posibles, el ambiente es muy tranquilo y puedes disfrutar de estar alejado de la ciudad, el hostal esta completamente comprometido con un desarrollo sostenible y don Anderson es una persona muy apasionada por el trabajo colaborativo siendo un generador de empleo y de cambio social para su comunidad, estoy muy feliz de poder conocerlos y hacer parte de este proyecto !!

Feb/27/2020


Felipe replied

Martin para nosotros fue muy grata tu visita, nos has ayudado mucho, gracias por tus enseñanzas en la cocina y consejos. Te deseamos lo mejor en tu viaje y siempre que quieras puedes regresar serás bienvenido Hostal Colibrí también es tu casa. Un abrazo fuerte que te vaya súper .

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