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What you offer

Hours per week

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 Parties

Party on! Get discounts and party all night long.

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.

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.


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The Experience

We are looking for a very lively, fun, willing and communicative person to make tours, trails and go to parties with our guests. The schedule will be weekly and the volunteer should go with the guests on those programs and encourage them to go. It will be a very fun job :) FLUENT ENGLISH IS NECESSARY

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  • Fluent English or Intermediate Portuguese

  • Between 18 and 30 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
4 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

6 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks


Learning & Fun


The hostel is amazing. Its more of a hotel vibe than hostel. I met beautiful people. Im talking about the staff.

25 days ago


Foi uma das experiências mais prazerosas que tive. O Fellipe é um ótimo anfitrião, o ambiente faz com que nos sintamos em casa. Não tenho do que reclamar, só agradecer!

about 2 months ago


Os motivos pra ficar aqui são inúmeros: além de bem localizado, fiquei impressionada com a organização e a atmosfera do hostel. O staff é um amor e fizeram de tudo pra que eu me sentisse em casa desde o início! Eles super respeitam o voluntário, o trabalho é leve e bem distribuído e cumprem exatamente com o combinado: descontos no bar, free caipirinhas, cozinha exclusiva, festas free com bebidas inclusas, comissões e um plus: o Fellipe, dono do hostel, dá uma garrafa de Sky ou Gin uma vez por semana! Pra quem quiser passar um tempo no Rio, essa com certeza é a melhor opção. <3

6 months ago


Great people, great location and a lkt of fun. Best place in Rio

10 months ago


Job is easy, team is GREAT, and best boss ever. Feels like a home away from home, super recommend it!

over 1 year ago
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About Ipanema Beach Hostel

  • Hosted by Fellipe

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  • Response Rate: 10%
  • Response Time: A few hours

About the host

Our location could not be better ! We are in Ipanema , in the south of the wonderful city and IN THE SAME block from the beach that inspired one of the most famous songs in the world where you can see firsthand the setting sun most applauded Brazil.

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