Come join us at our relaxing surf hostel in Hengchun!

The Exchange

We are a Hostel located in Hengchun. Hengchun is a magical old town where has good vibes on the southern tip of the Hengchun Peninsula in Pingtung County. From our hostel to Kenting or the nearest beach takes about 15 mins by bus or scooter, and about 30mins by bike. Kenting is a relaxing area where has beautiful beaches. Here, you can experience surfing, snorkeling, and diving.

What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.

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

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

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

What you get

1 day off per week


Intermediate English or Beginner Chinese

Between 18 and 40 years old

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We are looking for responsible and friendly fellows that will stay at least 3 weeks and will help with making breakfast, housekeeping, reception and willing to be a part of our happy family. Please be aware that we can only accommodate ONE person at a time for a minimum period of 3 weeks. If you want to spend some time in an amazing place and meet people from all over the world- come stay with us!

Activities & Shift

Shifts & working hours and benefits of working here:
*️️️️️️️️️️️️️Morning shifts 07:30-12:30
- Cleaning the public area on the first floor
- Assisting making breakfast
- Assisting check out

*️️️️️️️️️️️️️Afternoon shifts 11:00-16:00
- Cleaning all the rooms , bathroom&shower rooms and public area on second and third floor
( Manager or other helpers will clean with you if there are too many beds to be cleaned)


- Free breakfast during 8:30-10:00 every morning
- one free lunch during the shifts
- free to use the kitchen after breakfast time
- free to experience surfing lesson (it depends on the business and weather condition, cannot guarantee you the frequency to go surfing and every helper has to take turns for the class! And only if the coach thinks your condition is suitable for surfing alone if you want to rent the surfboard)
- One day off per 5 working days
- free bicycle using (but customer first)
- mixed dorm bed provided
If you have any further question or things wanna know, just feel free to let us know!
And if you accept "all" the working hours and works , we are looking forward to have you join our big family! And please make sure you will stay until the time you promise to leave, we don't like to make friends who doesn't have any sense of commitment!