Hostel Iquique, Chile

4.5
12 reviews12

Somos un hostel joven y te necesitamos!

Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
6 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Immerse yourself in the local culture
5 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
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What you offer

32h

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

1

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.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Discounts on Parties
Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.
Discounts on Pubs
Get discounts at nearby pubs.
Support
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Availability

Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Stay at least
1 week
Stay up to
6 weeks

The Experience

Hola, viajero! Soy Matias, junto a mi novia Elisa y mi pequeño hijo Nuestro hostel tiene pocas habitaciones, pero necesitamos ayuda en el nuevo restaurant del hostel ! ven y se parte de nuestro equipo ! Nos preocupamos mucho de la limpieza y del viajero también :)

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Requirements

  • Fluent Spanish or Intermediate English
  • Between 18 and 50 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or partners)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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12 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Hostel

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

  • 6 Meeting locals
  • 5 Immersing in the local culture
  • 3 Practicing Spanish
  • 2 Meeting international travelers
  • 1 Developing social awareness

Norway

5

I loved my time at the hostel. Hours are good and Matias is very caring and helpful. There is lots of activities in the city! The beach is great and there are lots of cool sports to try. Food and accommodation was great, the team of employees are very sweet and welcoming. Felt at home and safe there! I would totally recommend this experience! And hope to come back one day!

about 2 months ago

France

5

I recommend this place. The team is very nice and funny. Iquique it's a very cute city.

7 months ago

United Kingdom

5

The restaurant/hostel team are super lovely & really made me feel at home!! They recommended me lots of things to do / and try !! Iquique outside the season is very quiet so it can be hard to meet fellow travellers but overall I had a great experience!

11 months ago

Chile

5

Genial! Estuve casi un mes y disfruté cada día de mi estancia. Nos llevamos de maravilla con el equipo de trabajo. Mi principal actividad fue lavar platos y hacer jugos. La comida estaba deliciosa y probé algunas comidas nuevas para mí. No fue tan fácil la despedida. Matías contesta muy rápido por la plataforma y fue muy ágil para confirmar mi estancia e incluso adelantar mi fecha de llegada. La ubicación del hostal está buena. Muy cerca de la playa caminando. Recomiendo al 100% y volvería a hacerlo definitivamente. Se trabaja bastante pero lo vale completamente!

2 months ago

Colombia

5

El voluntariado en el hostel fue genial, se trabajo en equipo y se logro probar diferentes platos típicos de la region. Sin duda una experiencia inolvidable. Gracias. Recomendado 100%

6 months ago

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Hosted by matias

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