Work at an amazing party hostel!

The Exchange

You will work 5 x 6 hour shifts in either our main bar, pool bar or on our tubing tour. On bar shifts you will assist our long term bar staff making cocktails, serving food, taking guest orders and playing party games. On our tubing tour you will help our local guides with their English while floating down a beautiful river and entertaining the guests. We're looking for fun energetic and hardworking people, with previous hostel/bar experience


30 hours of help per week

Bartending: Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.

What you get

2 days 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.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

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.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Language lessons: Take free language classes at our place.


Fluent English or Beginner Spanish

Between 21 and 50 years old

Be from outside Guatemala

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

This is a work exchange program where we need social people to help create a party atmosphere. We need people who will be responsible to perform tasks assigned while also having fun in a party hostel environment.

Activities & Shift

Main bar shifts will be at night working with a team between the hours of 4pm-1am (for 6 hours i.e 7-1am/4-10pm) you will take orders, serve food, play drinking games and make drinks.

Pool bar shifts are in the afternoons on your own from 1-7pm, taking and making drink orders, playing drinking games to keep guests entertained and happy.

Tubing shifts are 10-4pm with the tour leaving at 11am and returning around 2:30pm. Before the tour leaves you'll be talking with guests to explain the tour and organising the beers they want to take with them. On tour you'll help the guide with explanations in English and socialise with guests. On return you'll help the daytime bar staff serve drinks to the returning tour guests, and keep the party atmosphere going with drinking games.


No illegal drugs