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What you offer

Hours per day

Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.

Tour Guide

Organize and lead tours around the area.

Party Promoter

Help to promote parties and social activities.

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What you get

Days off per week

Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.

Shared Dorm

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


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 Tours

Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Discounts on Accommodation

Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.

Free Events

Be part of something! Get free events.

Bikes at your disposal

Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.


Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.

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The Experience

Buscamos a una persona sumamente amigable, que le guste convivir y estar rodeado de personas; para poder coordinar las actividades que se realicen dentro del hostel. Por ejemplo ir los domingos o sábados con todos en la playa, realizar un día de juegos de mesa, día de futbol, día de karaoke

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  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
2 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

6 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks


Learning & Fun


I had a really great time at Macarena!! and Cancun is such a beautiful city!! thank you guys for everything

6 days ago


I applied to be receptionist,and was pushed to do activities instead.I didnt like that.No booking system,they use excel and a notebook.CHAOS.You never know if sb paid or checked out. Dirty bathrooms,breakfast is just cereal and milk,sometimes there wasnt any left at 9;40. No ambience of the hostel, super boring, few guests! I offered to cook once, was accepted and rejected after 5min,come on, so rude!
Cleaning was always an issue - dirty staffroom, toilets - nobody knew who was supposed to clean that. I was told I have no dinner included, when I had it included.
Woudn't recommend.

about 1 month ago


Fueron días muy bonitos. Yo encontré una familia en estás semanas. Todo fue mejor de como lo había pensado. Muchas gracias a todos! Espero encontrarve otra vez. Un abrazo a todos desde Palermo.

2 months ago


Eeverything in Macarena was better than I expected... I arrived in a critic situation in my life, but all the hostel and the people living there were enough to make me be happy and myself again. Mariana make the hours always in our convenience in the way that we could be working in the hostel but enjoying the city and activities. I left a huge family and a little peace of my hurt there.

2 months ago

Mariana replied

We hope you come back soon to visit Macarena


Ha sido la mejor Primera experiencia que pude haber tenido en worldpackers! Aprendi mucho, me divertí demasiado, hice amigos tanto del hostal como huespedes, praxtique ingles, y me ahorre mucho dinero! :)

Gracias Macarena por esta super experiencia!!

3 months ago
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About Macarena Hostel

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  • Response Time: 2 days
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