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What you offer

22h
Hours per week

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

Party Promoter

Help to promote parties and social activities.

Cleaning

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

Housekeeping

Exchange and wash bed linens. Make the beds.

Reception

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

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What you get

3
Days off per week

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

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.

Dinner

Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Cook your own meal

Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Parties

Party on! Get discounts and party all night long.

Discounts on Drinks

Drink up! Get discounts and order a few drinks.

Discounts on Accommodation

Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.

Free Laundry

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

Free Drinks

Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

Free Parties

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

Free Events

Be part of something! Get free events.

Free Pub Crawls

Be ready to have fun! Get free pub crawl passes.

Support
Support

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

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Verified Hosts

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Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance

Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.

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The Experience

Live at HighRoad Hostel for free in exchange for work Front Desk overnight/morning shifts, leading our events for guests, and helping our Housekeeping Staff with making beds. Our guest events include: Pasta Diners, Pub Crawls, Drum Circles, Picnics, and walks, and more! You'll be leading these events! The front desk shifts might be morning or evening depending on availability but you will know your schedule in advance.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English

  • Over 21 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

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Stay at least
8 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

2 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks

Hostel

Learning & Fun

Mexico

If you want to meet people from all the world, enjoy Washington DC and have an awesome staff to work, go High Road Hostel.

2 months ago

Spain

One of the best hostels in the world! The staff and also the guests are very friendly and so nice. I felt at home in this hostel, and it is very clean also. I had very fun there.

2 months ago

About HighRoad Hostel - Washington DC

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  • Hosted by Miyuki

  • New
    Recently Online
  • Response Rate: 20%
  • Response Time: 2 days

About the host

We here at HighRoad Hostel truly value our team members both our paid staff and our volunteers. According to Hostelworld.com rankings, we are one of the Top Ten Best Hostels in the World. We want to make sure we continue doing a great job and continue to be one of the best hostels in the world, and that stars with great team members. Please reach out and apply if any of our open positions are interesting to you! Thank you

About the host

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