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Hostel Zagreb, Croatia

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Volunteer needed for 2 months in a city hostel with a pool!

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This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
3 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Connect with international travelers
3 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
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What you offer


Hours per day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
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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 Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Pub Crawls
Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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The Experience

You will be a part of the best hostel in Croatia and your contribution will help to keep this place special! We are looking for people that are responsible and ready to work hard but know that your good work and positive energy will be noticed and rewarded! Nothing too complicated but along the way you will have an amazing time and leave with a lot of stories to tell!

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  • Fluent English
  • Over 24 years old
  • Be from outside Croatia
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
3 months

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16 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

3 Immersing in the local culture

3 Meeting international travelers

1 Meeting locals

1 Creating true social impact



My experience at Swanky Mint was very good. A wonderful hostel, with organised and defined tasks, engaging staff and amazing structure. I love my room and the bathroom inside it! The shifts could be hard work or quite relaxing, depending on the schedule and what the hostel needs from you. But all doable, with fun and space for creativity. They have allowed me to use my best skills and were always opened for new ideas. I def recommend Swanky to anyone. A special kiss to Valentina, she's just an awesome supervisor! \o/

6 months ago



Great hostel, vibes and city!

8 months ago



I wanna thank to all the people I met in Swanky. Most of them were friendly and made my stay fun and comfortable👍 I had a great time cooking at the super kitchen at the hostel :) Also I had a super fun time while working with the girls at reception and the guys in the bar. :) Pam, Philip, Anitaaa, Neno, Vale, Ante, Katy, and many others I cant remember right now. The tasks are not complicated, the schedule allows to do other activities. And if your native language is spanish you ll be surprised at noticing how many people in the staff speak some spanish (Telenovelas vocabulary jaj) Gracias!

over 1 year ago



i have no words to discribe my staying at swanky mint hostel the staff team are so nice
the staffs at the bar reception the managers ...
thank you guys so much for this 2 months living here
the atmosphere is amazing I'll miss all of you guys

over 1 year ago

Swanky Mint hostel replied

Thiago was not only a great addition to our team; but he has such a great heart that we still miss him a lot as part of our Swanky family =) He was always attentive of whatever everyone might need at any time, go beyond everything required.
Thanks for choosing us to be part of your travelling adventures and we hope after a while you come back in your bike to tell us so many new stories!



I had my first experience as volunteer here, and was really positive.
This is a funny hostel, because there are two bars and the amazing swimming pool.
In this place i learned a lot, it need to be active because in the high season there are a lot of check ins and check outs per day.
I recomen this hostel for have a funny experience.
Thank you staff for the patience and the teachings

over 1 year ago

Swanky Mint hostel replied

Nestor is a great guy! Always prepared to learn whatever new thing comes in his path, always looking at the bright side of every situation to make the most of it. Even in the hardest times of high season he always kept a smile and a positive attitude!
Super kind and fun, made guest have great memories; and for us as well. Thanks for being part of the family!

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