Be part of a small hostel's life while exploring Budapest!

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The Exchange

We need a friendly and open volunteer to help us out in day-to-day activities, such as cleaning, changing bedsheets, preparing breakfast, managing check-ins, and check-outs, promoting events and gardening. Be part of our small community, meet up with fellow travelers and discover the city in your free time.


25 hours of help per week

Housekeeping: Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.

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

What you get

2 days off per week

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

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

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

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

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.


Intermediate English

Between 20 and 35 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

On average you work 5 hours per day and have 2 days off per week.

The tasks consist of cleaning, preparing breakfast, changing bedsheets, managing check-ins and check-outs, organizing events for the guest, occasional grocery shopping, some gardening, and other ad-hoc tasks.

In exchange for your help, we provide you free accommodation and free breakfast and one bonus sightseeing tour.

If you want to earn some extra money, you can receive a 20% percent commission after each ticket you sold to our guests.

Activities & Shift

The work is split into 3 shifts:

- morning shift (7 - 12 am): preparing breakfast, managing check-outs, and cleaning
- afternoon shift (12 - 5 pm): cleaning, washing and changing bedsheets, ironing
- evening shift (5 - 10 pm): managing check-ins and organizing events


Please be proactive and responsible for your work. We can't tolerate negligence and unreliability.
If we can't count on you after two warnings, unfortunately, you can't stay with us further.