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Hostel Bangkok, Thailand

17 reviews17

Friendly Receptionist in a stylish hostel in Bangkok Old Town

Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
4 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Practice English
4 travelers recommend this host to practice English
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Party Promoter
Help organise and promote parties and social activities.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Help with booking systems and payments.
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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.
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!
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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The Experience

We are looking for a reliable friend who can help on check-ins, check-outs, bookings systems and guest relations. We offer a bed in a mixed dormitory with breakfast. Working hours are in 4 hours shift from 7am til 11pm and after that you can explore our big city and enjoy the historical Old Town within walking distance! Looking forward to see you here! :)

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  • Intermediate English
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
8 weeks

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17 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

4 Meeting locals

4 Practicing English

3 Developing social awareness

3 Immersing in the local culture

3 Meeting international travelers

1 Creating true social impact

United States


Ms. Effie is amazing Highly recommended worldpackers.

7 months ago

Effie replied

We were blessed to have Eric with us though it was just a short period. Eric was a good heart person. He has a bar knowledge and social media skills. The jobs were perfectly done and he always asked if we need any help though it's not his shift. He was flexible and enthusiastic about learning how to cook. He enjoyed eating local food and learning cultures. He helped me taking care of my son and speak English with him regularly. We highly recommend Eric to the other host and of course we'd love to have him with us again.



I had a great experience at the hostel! Effie was a very good host, always nice and polite. Her son Allan is a wonderfull sweet boy who enchanted my heart! The best I took from Bangkok! ❤

8 months ago

Effie replied

Telma is sweet, friendly, and enthusiastic about learning. She was very well present and there's always a smile on her face. She took a good care of my 4 years old son and my son loves her. She also did a very good job in cleaning. We love to have her around and we highly recommend her to the other hosts.



I had a great experience staying a month at the Bangkok Bed and Bike!

The place is beautifully decorated, AC acclimatized, good wifi connection, the bed is comfortable and there's a pool table to play at all times.
The owner Effie is caring and committed to the volunteers, to the point that the let the volunteers stay at the hostel even when it was closed during the Covid-19 health crisis.

I'm very thankful for this experience, and so for the great people that I met there!

over 1 year ago

Effie replied

It was a great time having beautiful Paola in our team. She was young, energetic, and willing to learn. She was smart and very helpful. Her English is perfect! Recommended!



The bed was really comfortable better than mine in home. Effie the host was welcoming, always easy to talk to if needed. Unfortunately she had to close the hostel at the end of March for a week or so due to the Corona virus situation but she was kind to let us stay in the hostel until the agreed date. The jobs were easy and corresponding to the description so as the working hours. It was my first trip with World packers and I remained content. Thank you all!

over 1 year ago

Effie replied

Silviya was a sweet and smart lady. She did a great job at the reception. She was thoughtful and trying to learn new things. She was a little quiet but friendly. She was polite and well presented. Recommended!



After spending about 1 month at Bangkok Bed and Bikes, I had the opportunity to meet people from all over the world. The atmosphere is warm and the work at the bar is so cool. I'm going to miss you but I'll be back.

almost 2 years ago

Effie replied

Rudy was very charming and nice to talk to, so we put him at the bar. He did a good job taking care of the customers and the customers love him. He was punctual and well presence with perfume. His English is not A but it's perfect for communication. I'd recommend Rudy to the other host.

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