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Hostel Cape Town, South Africa

5.0
8 reviews8

Get to know the SA culture, make friends from all over the world

Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Practice English
7 travelers recommend this host to practice English
Connect with international travelers
7 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
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What you offer

30h

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.
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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 Parties
Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
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.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Support
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

We are looking for a bartender and someone to help with basic continental breakfast serving from time to time also to join our vibe and interact with our guest.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Fluent English
  • Between 19 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

Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
3 months

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5 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Hostel

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

7 Practicing English

7 Meeting international travelers

7 Meeting locals

6 Immersing in the local culture

3 Developing social awareness

2 Get in touch with nature

Italy

5

This was my first volunteering experience and the hostel was really amazing. All the staff was kind and inclusive with me, make me feel always safe and part of the family. The place is cozy and comfortable, in a nice area close to the city centre. Every person who works there is helpful and polite. I had a really good experience, I already miss all of them a lot!

about 2 months ago

Brazil

5

My experience volunteering at the hostel was amazing!! I had a very good and attentive reception, the people who make the hostel happen are unique. Being able to practice my English, I had a social immersion, and several learnings. For travelers, I recommend the hostel, a comfortable, lively place, work is fun and practical. I'm grateful for everything!! The staff is very friendly and helpful.

3 months ago

Brazil

5

My first Worldpackers experience volunteering at the hostel was incredible! I found lovely energy place and I was challenged to learn new things which was so much fun! I met people from all around the world, got to know different cultures and practiced my English. I was also lucky that staff team is amazing. Thank so much guys. I already miss you all!!

5 months ago

Brazil

5

I was a volunteer in Sunflowers in June/July and this period was really amazing! For some weeks I was volunteering in other place in the morning and volunteering in the Sunflowers bar in the evening. I have to say that the Sunflowers team is always going to do the best thing for you! Hans, Cardi and Augusto were working there with me almost every day and all of them have something to add in your life. You will learn a lot! Talking about the work, the shift starts at 5pm and goes until 11pm, but most of the time we stay more with the guests. The tips also help you. It was fantastic!!

6 months ago

Brazil

5

I had the most amazing experience in this hostel! The whole the hostel family is absolutely amazing! The job is very easy and allows you to meet people from all over the world and practice your english. The hours are also great, I am a digital nomad and I was able to work and enjoy myself no problem. The hostel is very comfortable and has everything you need. The people are wonderful and I miss everyone already!

9 months ago

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Hosted by Ashley

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This host receives a lot of worldpackers and has a high average rating.
Response Rate
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