Volunteer at Rebel reception - Earn a free tour through Ecuador

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The Exchange

Rebel Hostel Quito is seeking long-term volunteers to work in reception and general administration of the property. Volunteers who stay for at least 2 months will receive a free pass for a multi-stop tour through Ecuador, which is valid for 1 year. Volunteers with shorter stays can earn discounts or shorter tours. Because this is an international hostel, volunteers who work in reception must speak working-level English, and intermediate Spanish.


25 hours of help per week

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

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

Administration: Help with booking systems and payments.

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

What you get

1 day off per week

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

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.

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!

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


Intermediate English and Intermediate Spanish

Over 18 years old

Be from outside Ecuador

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Incluye habitación semi-privada de 2 camas, lavandería, agua caliente, desayuno americano, café y té todo al día, wifi, arroz y macarrones para cocinar. Es una casa histórica en el centro, pero el interior es completamente nuevo :)
A 600 metros se encuentra el centro recreativo Cumandá - con gimnasio moderno, piscinas, y clases gratis (sólo tienen que presentar una cédula para participar).

Activities & Shift

Nuestros voluntarios se encargan de varios trabajos, por ejemplo:

-Trabajo de recepción y administración hostelería
- Ayuda con el desayuno de los huéspedes
- Hacer compras para el hostel
- Socializar con los huéspedes y asistirles en general
- Limpieza, lavandería y mantenimiento
- Algunos voluntarios preparan cenas y las venden a los huéspedes, y ganan algo de $
- A veces tenemos voluntarios que ofrecen "walking tours" del centro histórico para propinas


Because this is an international hostel, our volunteers who work in reception must speak working-level English, and intermediate Spanish.

We do accept couples if we have space and/or availability. Please contact host for info.