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Hostel Dresden, Germany

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Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
High demand host
This host has received 4 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
Connect with international travelers
50 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Immerse yourself in the local culture
40 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Tour Guide
Organize and lead tours around the city.
Party Promoter
Help organise and 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
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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Stay at least
3 weeks

The Experience

The job is way simple: it is mainly keeping the guests satisfied by socializing and generally being around and offering help and knowledge to our Guests. It mainly means doing our Hostel Events, like doing the BBQ on Monday, and cooking the Vegetarian Free Dinner on Sunday and Wednesday. Also, our Volunteers help us with the breakfast. In the low season during wintertime, we need some simple help with the nightshifts.

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  • Intermediate English
  • Over 18 years old
  • Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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84 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

  • 50 Meeting international travelers
  • 40 Immersing in the local culture
  • 36 Meeting locals
  • 26 Practicing English
  • 19 Developing social awareness
  • 11 Get in touch with nature

United States


I had the most amazing time at the hostel, even ended up extending my stay :) work is simple and fair,i really liked that we could organize different activities for guests and change it up each week. even when I was the only volunteer for a few days the work was not overwhelming at all. All the receptionists are just the most amazing people. Dresden is also a beautiful city with lots to discover !

11 days ago

Martin replied

Dear Reagan, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us so much :) We already miss you and wish you all the best for everything :) Juliane and the Lollis Homestay Team.

South Africa


If you're solo traveling or working in a hostel for the first time this is truly the place to welcome you into that experience and help you get comfortable. I could not recommend the hostel more if I tried, the staff are all amazing (shoutout to Juli, Nova and Laurent for the conversations!), the work is social and easy and the hostel itself is beautifully designed. Plus I got to meet some of the best people whilst volunteering at the hostel. Really wished I had the time to volunteer for longer but I know I'll visit the hostel and it's staff again soon!

about 1 month ago

Martin replied

Hello Lucy,

we are so happy to receive such warmhearted and great feedback from you about our stay with us. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. We also have been so happy with you, you were very engaged, friendly and a great person!! We miss you and wish you all the best for your future :) Best regards. Martin and Juliane - Lollis Homestay.



It was without a doubt my best volunteering experience so far. Dresden is a city with many charms and the hostel has an alternative and fun vibe. The tasks are simple and fun, I felt very happy to collaborate. Martin and Juliane are special people and the entire the hostel team made me feel welcome and at home, it was very difficult to say goodbye (I hope it's a see you later) I couldn't have chosen a better place to spend Christmas and New Year. Thank you very much for everything, I highly recommend the hostel.

about 1 month ago

Martin replied

Dear Ilana, thank you so much for your fantastic feebdack. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay here as much as we were happy to have you here. We miss you and really hope that you have a great time still, wherever you are travelling now? Best regards. Juliane and the Lollis Homestay Team.



I had an incredible experience at this hostel! I highly recommend it and it is a great place especially if it is your first time volunteering. All of the staff are really lovely and they make you feel very at home. Thank you to all the incredible staff, I am so grateful for you all! The tasks are very simple and straight forward, so there is lots of time to explore Dresden and its surrounds. I feel very lucky to have volunteered at the hostel and I have made life-long friends and memories! Thank you all so much!!!

about 1 month ago

Martin replied

Dom is just a very active, smart and wonderful soul! Although she is still very young, she was very responsible, never late, communication was amazing and working together with her was easy and fun! We were impressed, she is a good team player! She is also good in interaction with guests and other strangers and we were really happy to have her here at our little hostel!



There aren't enough words of gratitude to describe my experience. the hostel is the best hostel I've ever been to as a volunteer! From the first moment I felt like I was at home. The staff are incredible, kind and helpful. Also other volunteers. I met wonderful people who I will forever carry in my heart. Working at the hostel is easy, fun, and you have the freedom to choose your hours and enjoy your free time. I definitely recommend it and hope to return one day! Thanks for everything guys 🫶🏻

2 months ago

Martin replied

Rafaela is full of energy and has been an incredible reliable colleque to us! We would always recommend to hire her, she did her job always very well and really tried to make the best out of every event! No matter if it was cooking or going on christmas market tours with our guests, everybody was very happy! We loved her positive energies!

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