Join Team Turtle!

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The Exchange

The Thirsty Turtle is San Juan's newest backpackers hostel. All rooms are equipped with A/C, Hot Water Showers, and Individual Power Outlets for each guest. The volunteer room also has a walk in closet with shelving so you don't have to live out of your bag! We have the best staff in town, they are all young and energetic and love to have fun! From the minute you get to town we'll make sure you have everything you need! Come and play with us!

What you offer

24 hours of help per week

Party Promoter: Help organise and promote parties and social activities.

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.

Bartending: Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.

What you get

4 days off per week

Team Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Discounts on Parties: Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.

Discounts on Drinks: Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.

Discounts on Accommodation: Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Parties: Get free entrance for the best parties in town.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Fluent English

Between 18 and 30 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Work-to-stay program

Activities & Shift

Responsibilities include bartending, checking guests in/out, and making sure everyone is having a good time!


No drugs
No overnight companions in the staff dorm