Help us in our reception during the evening in our Boutique Hostel in San Jose, Costa Rica!

The Exchange

This position is perfect for anybody who would like to learn perfect Spanish. Days are most of the time off and one can go to schools or universities to take classes. The work is 5 days a week to staff the front desk, communicate with guest and help with check in and check out. Private bedroom with bathroom. Most of our guest speak English but we also do have some Spanish speaking guest or travelers from Europe.

What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Night Shift: Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.

Administration: Help with booking systems and payments.

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.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Get free drinks or beverages.: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

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


Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish

Over 18 years old

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa