HOSTEL at the beach in California

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The experience

Located in San Diego, a 30 sec walk from the beach, and a block and a half from where all the bars and restaurants are. We are a really clean Hostel with a safe and friendly atmosphere. We exchange the work for free accommodation with A/C and Heater system in the dormitories plus breakfast every morning and beach equipments for free (surfboards, wetsuits, bodyboards, bicycles, beach chairs, umbrellas, etc..).

What you offer

27 hours of help per week

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

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.

What you get

2 days off per week

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 Tours: Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Free Hiking Tours: We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.

Surfboards: You can use our surfboards as much as you want.

Yoga classes: Take free yoga classes at our place.

Surf lessons: Take free surf classes at the local beaches.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Fluent English

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

Program Details

The travelers can enjoy the California life style and exchange ideas, conversation and culture with all the guests that come here from all over the world. We have guests from Europe, Asia, Australia, South America. So, definitely, you will learn a lot, make new connections and enjoy the beautiful city of San Diego. You can learn how to surf, you can go hiking and also enjoy the nightlife of Pacific Beach since all the bars are walking distance.

Activities & Shift

We are looking for a front desk agent/housekeeping. You will be doing the check in and check out and also helping with cleaning and make the hostel organize throughout your shift.


Single bed in one of the dorms we have. We have a 14-bed dorm and a 10-bed dorm with Air conditioning and heater in both of them. Also, there is breakfast included.