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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Administration
Help with booking systems and payments.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
Bartending
Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.
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What you get

2

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.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Pub Crawls
Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Support
Support
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The Experience

Reception: Check guests in and out, answer phones, respond to emails, collect payments, learn what South Africa has to offer while assisting guests with information. Bar: Serving of drinks and interacting with guests, stock control and maintaining general cleanliness of bar area. General cleaning of hostel, kitchen and bathrooms.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Fluent English
  • Between 18 and 40 years old
  • Be from outside South Africa
  • 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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Availability

Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
12 weeks

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3 Reviews

Host And Staff Rating

Hours And Tasks Rating

Hostel

Learning And Fun Rating

Brazil

I had an amazing time at Carnival court. Cape town its amazing!
Well located, not hard work!
It’s was my first experience and I really recommend!

Jan/06/2020

Brazil

My experience was much more than I imagined. The hostel staff were amazing and they treated me really well. Working there was great and I miss it a lot already.

Dec/14/2019

Brazil

Passei ótimos momentos trabalhando neste hostel, indicaria para qualquer um passar esta experiência, ótimas pessoas e ambiente, aprendi bastante e me diverti, ótima jornada !

Jan/21/2020

About the host

Hosted by Hansie

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 90% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 1 day

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