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Hostel Cancún, Mexico

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Volunteer in front desk at the best Hostel in Cancun!

High demand host
This host has received 5 applications recently. We recommend you apply for other positions too.
Connect with the locals
10 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Connect with international travelers
9 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Tour Guide
Organize and lead tours around the city.
Party Promoter
Help organise and promote parties and social activities.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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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.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Get ready to have fun and to be part of an exceptional team. In this position we need a guy/girl super friendly and smiley who loves giving a very good service to our guests and help us to fulfill our customers expectations. We are looking for friendly volunteers that are willing to commit to customer service and help the hostel team and guests.

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Additional Fee Required

We ask for a $50USD deposit that will be returned when your stay is over.


  • Fluent English or Beginner Spanish
  • Between 23 and 35 years old
  • 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
12 weeks

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55 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

10 Meeting locals

9 Meeting international travelers

9 Practicing English

7 Practicing Spanish

3 Immersing in the local culture

1 Creating true social impact

United Kingdom


This was my first Worldpackers experience and I love Cancun. I loved every one I met at the hostel and they will never be forgotten. This was really great opportunity to practice Spanish.

about 1 year ago



I had a great time working as a volunteer in the nomads hostel! The people there are nice, willing to help, and very kind. The work at the reception was easy. The food very good, and the hostel very clean! ☺️☺️

over 1 year ago



I had a great experience in Nomads hostel! I already miss it a lot!
The job was nice, the food was just enough. Breakfast at 10am and dinner at 7pm so actually you're not so much hungry. And the atmosphere is trustful. Carlos is open for talks and has been welcoming.
I would have stay longer without the Covid_19 issue..

over 2 years ago



The environment was great, not like for regular backpackers, but it was good. The bad things I saw over there, is that the team has a really bad communication with volunteers. I never knew what I had to do, just twice, maybe three times. The activities I did, I knew them because other volunteers told me.
The employers are very nice, just the owners need to be more clear and communicative.
And, be sure to not give them an ID of you, they lost mine 😠, and they were in the beginning like "oh, it's lost", after, Erike tried to do something, but she just tried, she didn't even answer me anym.

over 2 years ago

United Kingdom


- the managers were nice and were very helpful
- the tasks were so nice that it didn't feel like work, you take people to the beach and play activities like jenga or beer pong with the guests
- the hostel was clean and very well kept.

- The room that is advertised on worldpackers is not the one you will sleep in which was very disappointing. I was in a small room with 4-6 guys and the room was not nice as it felt more like a basement. The girls room was nicer.
- The meals you get are super small, they felt more like snacks, I always had to get more for dinner which I paid for.

almost 3 years ago

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Hosted by Fernanda

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Response Time
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